Pathlight Mood & Anxiety Center Oak Brook

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Pathlight Mood & Anxiety Center Oak Brook

Pathlight Oak Brook is a safe and calm location in a family-friendly neighborhood offering Partial Hospitalization and Intensive Outpatient treatment for adults, adolescents, and children with mood, and anxiety disorders.

Overseen by a renowned team of highly experienced experts, this center additionally offers comprehensive specialty programming for substance abuse called Addiction Recovery Comprehensive Help (ARCH), which is overseen by addiction specialists and any patient can attend anywhere from 3-12 hours a week in coordination with their primary treatment.

Informed, inclusive, and with the expertise to treat all conditions, no matter how complex, we offer a compassionate environment to light the path for patients towards interrupting maladaptive thoughts and behaviors to live a better and more fruitful life.

Location Details

Who we treat
Adult
Child and Adolescent
Level of Care
Intensive Outpatient
Partial Hospitalization
Virtual Treatment
Conditions We Treat
Anxiety Disorders
Depressive Disorders
Mood and Anxiety Disorders
Substance Use Disorder Track

Life at Pathlight Mood & Anxiety Center Oak Brook

Accredited by the Joint Commission, Pathlight operates numerous treatment centers in the Chicago area including downtown Chicago, Northbrook, Evanston, Oak Park and Oak Brook.

They are also a teaching affiliate of Northwestern University Medical School and Rush University Medical School.

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    Travel

    For our out-of-town patients and families, we offer free Travel Concierge Services. Our Pathlight Mood & Anxiety Concierge Services Representative is available to assist you with a wide variety of needs before and during treatment, including travel arrangements, booking accommodations, and help locating local services, such as shopping, dining, and much more.

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    Treatment for Children and Adolescents

    For all adolescent and children programs, we employ teachers on staff and in the facility that will help with tutoring and coordinating with children and adolescent schools so that treatment does not hinder their ability to move forward in education.

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    Family Support

    Pathlight Mood & Anxiety Center knows that lasting recovery isn’t just an individual journey. We offer resources and events for the patient’s friends, family and caregivers so they can offer effective support during and after treatment.

Paying for Treatment

Insurances accepted change frequently. If you do not see your insurance carrier here, please ask us. Pathlight’s insurance and financial specialists will provide a free benefits check. Our team will work tirelessly on your behalf to make treatment possible.

Pathlight specializes in Residential, Partial Hospitalization, Intensive Outpatient and Outpatient treatment for children, adolescents and adults dealing with mood and anxiety disorders.

We comply with ADA standards for service animals.  Please speak with our assessment team for further details. 

Insurance Accpeted

Aetna

Humana LifeSynch

United Behavioral Health

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois

Land of Lincoln

University of Chicago student insurance

Cigna

MultiPlan National

University of Illinois student health insurance

Compsych

Northwestern University student insurance

Value Options

Levels of Care

  • Partial Hospitalization

    Daytime, onsite care with evenings offsite or at patient’s home.

  • Intensive Outpatient

    Days spent at center and nights at patient's home.

  • Virtual Care

    Effective treatment in the comfort of your home.

Explore Our Chicago Locations

Pathlight has multiple locations in Chicago, Illinois to meet your mood, anxiety and trauma-related disorders treatment needs.

Meet Our Team

  • Kim Effertz, MSW
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    Kim Effertz, MSW

    Regional Vice President
    Kim Effertz joined Eating Recovery Center and Pathlight Mood & Anxiety Center in September 2021 as an Operating Vice President ...
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  • Lara Kenik MS, RN
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    Lara Kenik MS, RN

    Regional Nursing Director
    Lara Kenik joined Eating Recovery Center/Pathlight Mood & Anxiety Center (ERCPL) in August 2016 as a full-time overnight nurse ...
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  • Heather M. Jones PhD, LP
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    Heather M. Jones PhD, LP

    Executive Director
    Heather M. Jones, PhD, is a licensed psychologist in Wisconsin who specialized in the consistent delivery of quality clinical ...
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  • Delia Aldridge, MD, CEDS-S
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    Delia Aldridge, MD, FAPA, CEDS-S

    Medical Director, Psychiatrist
    Dr. Delia Aldridge is a Board Certified Psychiatrist with 20 years of experience in treating adults and adolescents with eating ...
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