According to the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM), addiction is defined as “a primary, chronic disease of brain reward, motivation, memory and related circuitry. Dysfunction in these circuits leads to characteristic biological, psychological, social and spiritual manifestations.” *
Riverwalk Counseling Center has the unique distinction of being experts in addiction and dual diagnosis.
Finding this level of expertise under one roof in the Western Suburbs or Chicagoland is rare. In fact, we are licensed by the Illinois Department of Alcohol and Substance Abuse (D.A.S.A.) to provide treatment and intervention for:
- (Level I) Adult Out-Patient
- (Level I) Adolescent Out-Patient
- (Level II) Adult IOP
- (Level II) Adolescent IOP
- DUI Evaluation
- DUI Risk Education
We have extensive education, experience and training in mental health and addictions to provide you with the best possible treatment and resources.
The latest statistics report 25 million Americans battle substance dependence. Of these 25 million people, 4% seek treatment and only 1% receives treatment. We want to improve those statistics, one life at a time.
We help both the addicted individual and significant others through:
- Intervention Services (Arise Intervention Model)
- Individual Psychotherapy
- Gender-based Sobriety Groups
- Family Therapy
- Couples Therapy (Gottman Method)
- Dual Diagnosis Treatment
- Trauma Therapy (EMDR/Rapid Resolution Therapy)
- Psychiatric Evaluation
- Medication Management
- Urine Screens / Breathalyzer
- Naloxone Education
- 12-Step Compatible