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In This Guide

  • Northern Illinois Recovery Center, Gateway Foundation, Dupage Health, Cook County Health Systems, and 12 other addiction treatment centers. View All

  • Each treatment center on this page has: (a) The Gold Seal of Approval from the Joint Commission for addiction services and CARF Accreditation (b) Composite online review scores of 2.9/5 stars or better, (c) Programs that effectively treat dual diagnosis disorders.

  • Find trusted Illinois recovery resources including 3 crisis hotlines, 3 overdose prevention organizations, and 5 support groups.

  • For additional support check out our guide to the best drug rehab centers in Illinois.

Browse Dual Diagnosis Treatment Centers in Illinois

SunCloud Health – Naperville

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280 Shuman Boulevard Suite 190, Naperville, Illinois, 60563
Online Reviews: A+
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SunCloud Health is a substance abuse treatment facility with several different locations in Illinois that offer various forms of treatment in order to address substance use disorders. Clients will work closely with their treatment team to establish an individualized program specific to their needs. The main component of these treatment programs through SunCloud involves some combination of individual, group, and family therapies. Clients are able to work with their clinician, peers, and loved ones to address things like communication, healthy boundaries, and coping skills for uncomfortable situations that may occur in the future. SunCloud Health is primarily an evidence-based treatment center, so clients will participate in a variety of therapies such as 12-step programs, acceptance and commitment therapy, DBT, exposure and response prevention, and cognitive behavioral therapy. They do also offer medication-assisted treatment for clients experiencing opioid withdrawal.

What they treat: Dual diagnosis substance abuse and eating disorders, anxiety, mood disorders, trauma, and PTSD.

Levels of Care
Dual Diagnosis, IOP, MAT, Outpatient, Partial Hospitalization, Residential Treatment


Mathers Recovery – Elgin

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420 Airport Road Suite C, Elgin, Illinois, 60123
Online Reviews: A
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Mathers Recovery is a multidisciplinary drug and alcohol treatment facility that provides each of their clients with a treatment team consisting of medical professionals, addiction specialists, psychologists, and more. When clients seek help from Mathers Recovery, they will be treated on both the physical and emotional levels. Plans address co-occurring mental health disorders at the same time as treatment is applied to their specific substance abuse disorders. By simultaneously treating them, clients are better able to remain sober following the completion of their program. Though plans are individualized, some treatment options include marriage counseling, family programs, individual therapy sessions, DUI classes, anger management, stress management, and treatment for self-esteem. Clients may work through communication issues, grief, childhood or adolescent trauma, abuse in any capacity, and adjustment issues. Clients may also have access to opioid treatment through medication assistance.

What they treat: Dual diagnosis substance abuse and anxiety disorders, depression, OCD, post-traumatic stress disorder, bipolar disorder, unipolar disorder, ADD, ADHD, and eating disorders.

Levels of Care
Detox, Dual Diagnosis, MAT, Outpatient


Banyan Chicago

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50 South Main Street Suite 290, Naperville, Illinois, 60540
Online Reviews: A
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Banyan Chicago provides access to comprehensive interventions and individualized treatment programs to men, women, and their family members. These programs work to treat each individual client as a whole, helping them develop the skills and resources needed for long-term recovery. As an outpatient facility, clients are able to fit their recovery into everyday life and choose a schedule that they can commit to. Programs may consist of services such as group therapy, gender-specific support groups, chiropractic care, acupuncture, biofeedback, 12-step meetings, individual counseling, life skills coaching, medical care, and assessments. Banyan Chicago provides access to treatment programs specific to veterans, members of the LGBTQ+ community, older adults, and individuals struggling with opioid addiction.

What they treat: Dual diagnosis substance abuse and anxiety, depression, eating disorders, trauma, and PTSD.

Levels of Care
Dual Diagnosis, IOP, MAT, Outpatient, PHP


Northern Illinois Recovery

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620 North State Route 31, Crystal Lake, Illinois, 60012
Online Reviews: A
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Northern Illinois is an evidence-based treatment facility that helps to provide affordable services throughout the state of Illinois. Their programs offer clients a combination of CBT and DBT with meditation, deep breathing, yoga, and massage therapy. They also offer family-inclusive programs, medication management, 12-step meetings, and more depending on the client’s specific needs. Because they specifically offer outpatient treatments, the recovery process through Northern Illinois Recovery is more customizable and meant to fit around the client’s typical schedule and responsibilities. Each client will also have the option to participate in gender-specific programs if they feel more comfortable being separated.

What they treat: Dual diagnosis substance abuse and anxiety, depression, trauma, and bipolar disorder.

Levels of Care
Dual Diagnosis, IOP, MAT, Outpatient, PHP, Sober Living


Cook County Health System

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2020 West Harrison Street, Chicago, Illinois, 60612
Online Reviews: A
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Cook County Health is a general healthcare facility that offers access to behavioral health services for men and women in need of care. Along with treating drug abuse and alcohol addiction, Cook County Health System also offers education and prevention programs that are community-based. Clients will also have access to HIV/AIDS testing, prevention, and treatments here as this disease is often associated with drug use. Because this facility is part of an overarching healthcare system, clients will be provided with medical care, assessments, individual counseling, and any other services that are deemed necessary for effective treatment.

What they treat: Dual diagnosis substance abuse and anxiety disorders, bipolar disorder, depression, dissociative disorders, eating disorders, personality disorders, and schizophrenia.

Levels of Care
Dual Diagnosis, MAT, Outpatient


Trilogy

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1400 West Greenleaf Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, 60626
Online Reviews: B+
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Trilogy is a nonprofit facility that provides comprehensive, integrated, and culturally-inclusive treatment services to people in Illinois who are in need of equal access to help. Not only are they able to address the specific needs of each of their clients who suffer from addiction, but they are also uniquely qualified to work with clients struggling with co-occurring mental illnesses or homelessness. Clients will have access to immediate crisis interventions, trauma-informed care, comprehensive assessments, and individualized treatment planning. Programs may include community outreach, symptom management, coping skill development, wellness activities, medication management, psychotherapy, CBT, DBT, EMDR, and more. Services are available in both English and Spanish.

What they treat: Dual diagnosis substance abuse and anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, and schizoaffective disorder.

Levels of Care
Dual Diagnosis, Inpatient Treatment, Outpatient


Pilsen Wellness Center

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3232 West 55th Street, Chicago, Illinois, 60632
Online Reviews: B+
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The Pilsen Wellness Center primarily offers holistically-based programs that incorporate education, prevention, and intervention so as to offer the most effective and long-lasting program possible. Not only does this facility emphasize the importance of family throughout the recovery process, but they also promote the use of culturally-sensitive and inclusive services to ensure that every person in the community who needs help receives it. Each client will have access to medication assistance, intensive assessments, psychiatric interventions, individual counseling, and support groups. Pilsen Wellness Center also offers early HIV/AIDS prevention services, opioid-specific interventions, and DUI education. These treatment programs are available to individuals of all ages who speak either English or Spanish. The Pilsen Wellness Center accepts private health insurance as payment for their services.

What they treat: Dual diagnosis substance abuse and anxiety disorders, depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, PTSD, and eating disorders.

Levels of Care
Detox, Dual Diagnosis, Outpatient


Stepping Stones

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1621 Theodore Street, Joliet, Illinois, 60435
Online Reviews: B+
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Stepping Stones is a not-for-profit, person-centered treatment facility where employees work closely with each client to design an individualized and effective program that addresses each of their very specific needs. Clients will have a case manager that monitors their progression through the program and modifies the plan based on that progression. Treatment often includes group therapy, individual counseling, 24/7 monitoring, care coordination for other healthcare services needed, life skills development, parenting classes, and recreational activities. Stepping Stones also offers several family programs so that all loved ones can be involved in the recovery process. Regardless of the client’s ability or inability to pay for these services, no one will be denied access to treatment at Stepping Stones.

What they treat: Dual diagnosis substance abuse and anxiety and depression.

Levels of Care
Dual Diagnosis, IOP, MAT, Outpatient, Residential Treatment


Gateway Foundation – Chicago

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55 E Jackson Blvd Suite 1500, Chicago, Illinois, 60604
Online Reviews: B+
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Dual diagnosis treatment through the Gateway Foundation is mostly evidence-based, but a variety of different treatment modalities are often used in order to treat the entire client. They have several locations across the state of Illinois, increasing client access to care that is trustworthy and available. Most programs will involve mindfulness, meditation therapy, motivational interviewing, different behavioral therapies, 12-step programs, SMART Recovery, individual counseling, and group therapy. Other services may include medication management, DBT or CBT, acceptance and commitment therapy, therapeutic exercise, yoga, art or music, hiking, nature walks, sports, and games. Clients will have gender-separate living spaces, have access to 24-hour support, and be provided with everything they need to get through this process as safely and effectively as possible.

What they treat: Dual diagnosis substance abuse and anxiety, depression, trauma, and OCD.

Levels of Care
Detox, Dual Diagnosis, Inpatient Treatment, IOP, MAT, PHP, Sober Living

Editorial Note
Though Gateway Foundation has fewer than 10 reviews on Google, and only one of them was left within the last year, we chose to include this program because of their accreditation and access to services and locations around Illinois.


Jesse Brown VA Addiction Programs

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820 South Damen Avenue Taylor Pavilion, Suite 2225, Chicago, Illinois, 60612
Online Reviews: B+
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The Jesse Brown VA Addiction Program specifically provides trauma-informed services to men and women who have served in the US military and are currently struggling with substance abuse as a veteran. Along with providing assessments and individually designed plans for veterans with co-occurring mental illness and substance use, Jesse Brown also conducts research to ensure that clients are provided with the most up-to-date therapies available. Their services are primarily made up of individual and group therapies that discuss relationship problems, anger management, employment, and troublesome thinking or self-harm. Clients will also have access to medication management and other healthcare services.

What they treat: Dual diagnosis substance abuse and anxiety, depression, PTSD, and trauma.

Levels of Care
Dual Diagnosis, MAT, Outpatient


Silver Oaks Behavioral Hospital

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1004 Pawlak Parkway, New Lenox, Illinois, 60451
Online Reviews: B
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Silver Oaks provides 110 beds to men and women seeking dual diagnosis treatment for their co-occurring addiction and mental health problems. Clinicians through this program want the environment that each of their client’s experiences to be one that promotes wellness and recovery. Clients will be provided with private and semi-private living spaces, daily nutritious meals, and common areas that can be used during downtime. Along with that healing environment comes various treatment services such as psychiatric evaluations and medical assessments, education, group therapy, recreational activities, family education, crisis safety planning, and aftercare planning. Through a combination of these services, clients will work with their clinician and peers to develop coping skills that can be used during crisis situations to manage triggers and remain sober long-term.

What they treat: Dual diagnosis substance abuse and suicidal ideation, depression, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, PTSD, trauma, and anxiety disorders.

Levels of Care
Dual Diagnosis, Inpatient Treatment, IOP


Chestnut Health Systems

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1003 Martin Luther King Jr Drive, Bloomington, Illinois, 61701
Online Reviews: B
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Chestnut Health Systems is a not-for-profit behavioral health organization that provides access to personalized treatments as well as housing assistance, prevention programs, and access to primary healthcare services. Residential treatment at Chestnut Health Systems involves individual, group, and family counseling, life skills development, stress management, relapse prevention, medication management, nutrition counseling, and recreation. Clients will work together in group settings to improve communication skills, develop relationships, learn how to problem-solve, and work through anger management issues that may be hindering their recovery journey. These services are available to adults, young adults, and adolescents, all of which will participate in age-specific services that are most appropriate for them.

What they treat: Dual diagnosis substance abuse and mood disorders, anxiety disorders, depression, ADHD, and psychiatric only.

Levels of Care
Detox, Dual Diagnosis, Inpatient Treatment, IOP, MAT


DuPage Health

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111 N County Farm Rd, Wheaton, Illinois, 60187
Online Reviews: C+
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Dupage Health is a general healthcare facility that also provides treatment programs for clients dealing with substance abuse. Their goal is to offer outpatient services that are flexible, customizable, and can fit into the client’s lifestyle. Along with medication management and individual therapy, Dupage Health offers a variety of outpatient support groups for clients to participate in: nutrition guidance, exercise wellness and recovery, safety groups, and pain management groups. Treatment plans are designed based on the initial assessment clients participate in. This assessment gives each clinician the opportunity to determine what the client struggles with and what areas of their life are in need of treatment. Dupage Health also offers access to supportive housing, employment training, and education services that give clients the skills needed to get back on their feet and lead a fulfilling and sober life.

What they treat: Dual diagnosis substance abuse and depression and anxiety.

Levels of Care
Dual Diagnosis, IOP, Outpatient


The South Suburban Council

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1909 Cheker Square, Hazel Crest, Illinois, 60429
Online Reviews: C+
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The South Suburban Council was founded by a mixture of people, some of whom were in recovery and some who weren’t. All of these people had a common goal, however, and that was to provide supportive services for individuals in Illinois who need more specific and effective programs that address substance abuse directly. Services provided through treatment at The South Suburban Council include gender-specific therapy, job placement, domestic violence counseling, CBT, trauma recovery and empowerment, medication management, and 12-step programs. A combination of these services allows for both substance abuse and mental illnesses to be addressed concurrently, providing the most successful and effective plan possible.

What they treat: Dual diagnosis substance abuse and mood disorders, anxiety disorders, personality disorders, PTSD, psychotic disorders, ADHD, OCD, and they also offer psychiatric-only services.

Levels of Care
Detox, Dual Diagnosis, Inpatient Treatment, IOP, MAT, PHP


Timberline Knolls

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40 Timberline Drive, Lemont, Illinois, 60439
Online Reviews: C
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Dual diagnosis treatment programs through Timberline Knolls were specifically designed to address the needs of women and girls who struggle with possible traumas, mental health problems, and co-occurring substance use. Along with detox and medication management, clients receive individual, group, and family therapy. Clients are also able to participate in a variety of experiential therapies such as yoga, recreational therapy, dance and movement therapy, art therapy, and supervised outings. Timberline Knolls works with each client to provide them with nutrition support as well to ensure that the client is treated as a whole. Because they are mainly a dual diagnosis eating disorder treatment center, nutritional wellness, and physical health are key factors in treating that substance abuse as well. The goal is to pinpoint what each woman needs and provide them with a program that supports and empowers them.

What they treat: Dual diagnosis substance abuse and ADHD, anxiety disorders, mood disorders, personality disorders, depression, OCD, eating disorders, and trauma.

Levels of Care
Detox, Dual Diagnosis, Inpatient Treatment, IOP, MAT, PHP


Remedies Renewing Lives

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220 Easton Parkway, Rockford, Illinois, 61108
Online Reviews: C
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Remedies Renewing Lives is a dual diagnosis treatment facility that works specifically with adults who self-medicate in order to deal with the traumas that often follow domestic abuse situations. In many of the cases they see, children are involved so it is critical that these parents be provided with supportive programs that keep their children in mind. Clients may participate in individual, group, couples, and family therapy, as well as relapse prevention education, medication management, aftercare planning, DBT, coping skills development, and wellness groups. Treatment plans are highly individualized and customizable, which offers more control over the recovery process for each client wanting to play an active role in the development and modification of their plan.

What they treat: Dual diagnosis substance abuse and anxiety, trauma, and depression.

Levels of Care
Dual Diagnosis, MAT, Outpatient


Our Grading System

We assign letter grades to each center based on their cumulative online review ratings:

  • A = 4.3 – 5 Stars
  • B = 3.5 – 4.2 Stars
  • C = 2.6 – 3.4 Stars
  • D = 2 – 2.5 Stars
  • F = 2 Stars