Beth Emet

Website: www.bethemet.org Telephone: 847-869-4230 Beth Emet the Free Synagogue is a diverse, multigenerational Reform community with a dynamic approach to Judaism. Our congregation seeks to create a spiritually vibrant, socially conscious, intellectually challenging, and deeply caring environment firmly rooted in Jewish tradition and values. We work closely to build bridges within our own community, with other faith…

Compass Health Center

Website: www.compasshealthcenter.net Telephone: 224-306-1879 Compass Health Center is a leading psychiatric facility providing hospital level care in an innovative, supportive, non-hospital setting. Compass Health Center provides Partial Hospitalization and Intensive Outpatient programs for children, adolescents, young adults and adults suffering from debilitating mood and/or anxiety disorders. Compass has two locations: Compass Health Center Northbrook is located at…

Insight Behavioral Health Centers

Website: www.ercinsight.com Telephone: 312-540-9955 Insight Behavioral Health Centers provides specialized treatment for mood and anxiety disorders in Chicago, IL. Insight also works closely with Eating Recovery Center, the only national, vertically integrated healthcare system dedicated to treating eating and related disorders at any stage of the illness. Accredited by the Joint Commission and led by a nationally…

Yellowbrick

Website: www.yellowbrickprogram.com Telephone: 847-447-0580 Yellowbrick’s mission is to serve as the national leader in psychiatric healthcare for emerging young adults and their families. Yellowbrick’s model offers an immersion in expert, collaborative, healing relationships and community. Across a spectrum of diagnosis and syndrome patterns, the young adults coming to Yellowbrick share common difficulties in negotiating the…

The 2016 Conference Attendees Have Spoken

We saw great success at the 2016 Community Mental Health Conference. More than 300 people attended and we had several dynamic, knowledgeable speakers, including Cook County Sheriff Thomas J. Dart, Temple University professor Dr. Mark Salzer, McGaw YMCA CEO Mark Dennis and CARA Program Director Jesse Teverbaugh. Our speakers captivated attendees as they imparted their…

Understanding and Overcoming Stigma

Here’s What You Missed if You Missed this Year’s Community Mental Health Conference On June 7, we opened the doors of Beth Emet The Free Synagogue to welcome 290 attendees to our 14th annual Community Mental Health Conference. Tackling a subject we hadn’t before, we made the focus of this year’s conference stigma, and titled…