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Inpatient Child and Adult Psychiatry Program

Inpatient Child and Adult Psychiatry Program

Lake Behavioral Hospital

Inpatient mental health care for 13 years of age and up.

Services Offered

Pediatric Psychiatry • Inpatient Mental Health • Youth • Youth Mental Health


Vista's Inpatient Child Psychiatry Program serves Lake County youth under the direction of board certified child psychologists. Treatment is individualized and may include:

  • Expressions therapy
  • Family psychotherapy
  • Full aftercare planning
  • Full inpatient treatment milieu
  • Group and individual psychotherapy
  • On-unit school program with a full-time teacher
  • Psychiatric evaluation


1324 N. Sheridan Rd., Waukegan, IL 60085 42.3781918 -87.8325227

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish


  • Most private insurance and managed care programs (except Harmony) accepted. Call 847-360-4333 extension 5018 to speak with an Insurance Verification/Financial Counseling representative and see if your provider is accepted.
  • Financial assistance is available to eligible patients through Vista's Charity Care program.


  • Medicaid accepted
  • Private insurance accepted


  • Children accepted
  • Teens accepted

How to Apply

Call 847-360-2720 to schedule an intake assessment. The intake line is staffed 24/7.

For referrals, please provide the following patient information:

  • legal name and correct spelling
  • date of birth
  • reason for referring the patient
  • insurance information