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Mental Health Services

Asian Human Services

Comprehensive mental health and case management services for adults.

Services Offered

Individual Counseling • Case Management • Group Counseling • Couples Counseling • Family Counseling • Citizenship Application Assistance • Medication Monitoring • Mental Health • Psychiatry • Health Insurance Application

Description

The Mental Health Program is designed to meet the diverse emotional and social needs of Asian refugees, immigrants, and other underserved communities. It provides client-centered, culturally sensitive and linguistically appropriate services so that clients can achieve independence, lead productive lives and integrate effectively into mainstream society. The program offers:

Adult Mental Health Counseling Services
• For ages 18 and over
• Provides individual, Group, Couple and Family Counseling
• Resolves social adjustment, acculturation, emotional changes, changes in health, and intergenerational conflict

Case Management
• Advocacy and linkage to services and other resources
• Assistance with Medicaid applications and social security applications
• Assistance with Citizenship applications

Psychiatric Services
• Psychiatrists specializing in adult, child and adolescent counseling
• Provides evaluations
• Medication Monitorings

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Counseling Services
• For ages 5-17
• Provides individual and family counseling
• Resolves social, emotional, behavioral and academic problems

Group Services
• Provides a supportive and safe environment for Asian immigrants and refugees and other underserved community members
• Increases self esteem, develop practical life skills, adjustment and acculturation, and psycho-education for various levels of counseling
• Resolves social, emotional, behavioral and academic problems

Location

2424 W. Peterson Ave., Chicago, IL 60659 41.9907661 -87.690463

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • Arabic
  • Bosnian
  • Bulgarian
  • Cantonese
  • English
  • Hindi
  • Khmer
  • Korean
  • Lao
  • Mandarin
  • Nepalese
  • Nepali
  • Russian
  • Somali
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • Thai
  • Urdu
  • Vietnamese

Eligibility

  • For ages 5 and over.
  • Psychiatrist and counselors accept Medicaid.
  • In order to receive psychiatric services, you must be also receiving case management and/or counseling services at Asian Human Services.
  • Sliding scale fee available for those who qualify by income.
  • Adult mental health services are available at AHS Uptown and AHS Family Health Center. Child and adolescent mental health services are provided at AHS Uptown, AHS Family Health Center, and AHS Passage Charter School.

    Payment

  • Services provided on a sliding scale
  • Medicaid accepted
  • Medicare accepted

How to Apply

Call the intake line at 773-293-8443. If no one is available, please leave a detailed voicemail. Staff will return calls within one business day.

Please provide:

  • Photo ID
  • Insurance information

There is no wait list to see a counselor. A 2 month waiting list applies to see the psychiatrist.

Other Locations

AHS Uptown
Program Phone: (773) 293-8443
4753 N. Broadway St., Suite 700
Chicago, IL 60640
AHS Passage Charter School
Program Phone: (773) 293-8443
1643 W. Bryn Mawr
Chicago, IL 60660
AHS Family Health Center
Program Phone: (773) 293-8443
2424 W. Peterson Ave.
Chicago, IL 60659
Employment Services
Program Phone: (773) 293-8443
4820 N. Broadway, 3rd Floor
Chicago, IL 60640