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Intellectual Disability Program

Intellectual Disability Program

We offer the only specialized inpatient behavioral health program for adults with an intellectual or developmental disability in the state. Persons living with an Intellectual or Developmental Disability often experience limitations with their intellectual functioning and adaptive behavior. Our trauma-informed Inpatient Programs at Riveredge Hospital provide comprehensive diagnostic and mental health treatment with the utmost care, compassion, and professionalism in a structured environment.

We serve those who are in acute crisis due to mental illness, emotional distress or destructive behavior patterns. Our clinical team will collaborate with the family and service providers to develop a highly individualized treatment plan.

The program includes

  • Comprehensive behavioral assessment and evaluation
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy
  • Expressive Therapy interventions offered through art, play, dance, movement and drama
  • Group and milieu behavioral programming
  • Collaborative discharge planning

We’re here for you.

We cannot provide diagnosis, counseling or recommendations online, however, our professional staff is available 24/7 to offer assessments at no cost. We’re available anytime by calling 708-209-4181. If you need immediate medical assistance, contact 911 or seek the nearest emergency room.