Therapy for Middle and High School Students with Autism

Middle School

Art Therapy

Elena Kaiser, MA, ATR-BC, LCPC

Counseling and Art Therapy
2956 Central St, Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 337-2377
kaiser.elena@comcast.net

Uses the creative process of art-making to help her clients improve and enhance their physical, mental, and emotional well-being.


Hummingbird Pediatric Therapies

Westmont: (630) 560-0136, linda@hummingbirdpediatrictherapies.com 
Woodridge: (630) 442-7662, maggie@hummingbirdpediatrictherapies.com
Service areas include the following and surrounding areas: Hinsdale, Clarendon Hills, Westmont, Oak Brook Terrace, Oak Brook, Western Springs, Willow Springs, La Grange, La Grange Park, Downers Grove, Woodridge, Plainfield, Lemont, Romeoville, Homer Glen, Lockport, Joliet, Naperville, Brookfield, Palos Park, Orland Park, Countryside, Elmhurst, Lombard, Villa Park, Westmont, Darien, Burr Ridge, Bolingbrook, Lisle, Indian Head Park, Chicago-Midway, Westchester.

Services include:  Developmental, Feeding, Speech, Occupational and Physical therapies, as well as therapeutic preschool (ages 2-7), pediatric counseling, and group services (social language playgroups). Added services include: art therapy, aquatic therapy, hippotherapy, handwriting without tears, interactive metronome, therapeutic listening 


Institute for Therapy through the Arts

2130 Green Bay Road, Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 425-9708 ext 590

Through the art-making experience and therapeutic relationship, clients express and examine feelings, learn about cause and effect relationships, improve problem-solving patterns, promote social skills, develop responsibility and independence, cope with symptoms and enhance self-esteem.


Julie Herr & Associates, LLC

Creating Art In Community
2032 W. Grand Ave., Chicago, IL 60612
(773) 529-2690
elizabeth@julieherr.com

Summer art program for children with and without special needs. Over the course of six Saturdays, they will use pictures from their favorite books as a jumping off point to explore color and shape. The class will culminate in the creation of a group mural.


Seasons Within, LLC

Holly DeRosa Walejeski, LCPC, ATR
1515 North Harlem Avenue, Suite 301, Oak Park, Illinois 60302
info@seasonswithinllc.com
708-303-8083

Provides individual outpatient counseling and art therapy to children, teens, and adults and has extensive experience with ASD.


Trinity Services Autism & Family Resource Center

Resource Library
Katie Decker
13318 W. Lincoln Highway, New Lenox, IL 60451
(815) 462-4273
kdecker@trinity-services.org

Resource library provides information about various resources, services, and upcoming community events. Families can borrow books, games, toys, and other learning aids for short periods of time.

Feeding Therapy

All Bright Therapies

Chicago: 1957 W Dickens Avenue, Chicago, IL 60614 - 773-789-9640
Skokie: 5006 Oakton Street, Skokie IL 60077 - 224-601-3023
amanda.a@allbrighttherapies.com

Provides quality DIRFloortime, speech, occupational and feeding therapy to children with delays and disorders, which including evaluations, individual services and group therapy.


Amplifying Potential Therapy  

Northbrook, IL
Susan Robins: susanr.apt@gmail.com 
224-300-8866

Amplifying Potential Therapy is a full service, neuro-affirming speech and occupational therapy clinic focused on the needs of the autistic community for ages two through adulthood. We have particular expertise with augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) for all types of devices (including alphabet/text-based AAC) and utilize motor-based teaching. This approach focuses on the client’s motor planning difficulties as the root cause of communication, life skills, and social skills impairments. Occupational therapy services include a heavy focus on vision-related therapy. They offer social skills groups for all ages.  


Ann & Robert Lurie’s Children Hospital of Chicago - Feeding Therapy

Dr. Maria Green
467 W Deming Pl, Chicago, IL 60614
312-227-4200

Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Apex Pediatric Therapy Services

(847) 604-0955
info@apexped.com

Apex Pediatric Therapy Services is dedicated to providing customized and focused in-home Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) services, Speech therapy and Occupational Therapy to individuals from 2 years to 21 years of age in Chicago and the surrounding suburbs.


Assential Therapies

847-699-9757
info@atmfc.com
Locations in N and NW Chicagoland: Albany Park, Chicago, Des Plaines, Edison Park, Evanston, Jefferson Park, Niles, Norwood Park, Park Ridge & Skokie

Specialty Feeding Clinic, Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and Group therapy for infants, toddlers, elementary and middle school children. Insurance information here.


Autism Care Therapy

855-5-AUTISM; 630-687-8583
info@autismcaretherapy.com 
Lombard: 44 W. Roosevelt Rd. 
Oak Lawn: 4700 W 95th St. 
Chicago: 4830 N Pulaski Rd.

Provides ABA, OT, SLP and parent training services, as well as diagnostic evaluations. Accepts some Medicaid plans.  


BDI Playhouse Children's Therapy

Aurora: 600 N. Commons Drive, Suite 102 Aurora, IL  60504 
Orland Park: 11411 W. 183rd Street. Suite B Orland Park 60467
708.478.1820 

We provide Occupational, Physical, and Speech Therapy along with Aquatic Therapy, Gait Clinic, Feeding Clinic, Casting and Bike Riding Lessons for kids and young adults (birth - 25).


Bloom Pediatric Therapies

445 Park Ave, Suites A&B, Cary, IL 60013
847.791.5517
bloompediatrictherapies@gmail.com 

Provides speech, feeding, occupational, and physical therapies for ages birth to 21. 


Blossom Therapy

1927 W. Belmont Ave Chicago, IL 60657
773-857-0006
laura@blossomtherapychicago.com

Blossom Pediatric Occupational Therapy and Speech Therapy specialists are a team of knowledgeable and compassionate experts who provide evaluations, consultations, and treatment to newborn babies to ten year old children in a home setting, daycare, and our clinic.


BY YOUR SIDE Autism Therapy Services

(866) 429-7543 (866 4-BYS KID)
info@byyoursideac.com
Locations in: Morton Grove, Oak Brook, Plainfield, Crystal Lake, St, Charles, Darien, Tinley Park, and Schaumburg. 

Offering individualized, multidisciplinary programs focused on skill-building. In-Home and center-based ABA Therapy, BYS Academy School Readiness Program, Speech/Occupational Therapies, and Diagnostic Evaluations. 


Chicago Pediatric Therapy & Wellness Center, LLC

1739 N Elston Avenue. Chicago, IL 60642
(773) 672-7775

Chicago Pediatric Therapy & Wellness Center, LLC is a therapist-owned, pediatric therapy clinic that provides physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, developmental therapy, aba/autism therapy, and social work services in the clinic, home, or school setting.


Chicago Speech Therapy

Karen George, MS, CCC-SLP
1422 W. Willow, Suite 101, Chicago, IL 60642
(312) 399-0370
quinnniego@gmail.com

Provides home-based pediatric feeding therapy services in Chicago and the surrounding suburbs. Free, no obligation, in- home feeding therapy consultation provided by expert therapist.


Children's Therapy Connections

15255 S Harlem Ave, Orland Park, IL 60462
708-226-9200

Provides Speech, OT, Feeding and Physical Therapies, as well as ABA programming and counseling. Additional services include community function assistance, aquatic therapy, nutrition assessment and treatment and therapeutic listening. 


Communication Clubhouse

Downers Grove Site: 2901 Finley Road, Suite 102, Downers Grove, IL 60515, 630-495-6800
North Mayfair: 4908 N. Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60630, 773-205-8505
Roscoe Village Site: 2630 W. Bradley Place, Suite A. Chicago, IL 60618, 312-955-0089
info@clubhousetherapy.com

Provides ABA therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, feeding therapy & nutrition, and social groups.


Cortica

2255 Enterprise Dr, Ste 5501, Westchester, IL 60154
(708) 965-4123
enroll@corticacare.com 

Provides diagnostic evaluations, as well as ongoing medical and therapeutic care. Medical services include pediatric neurology, nutrition and medication management. Therapeutic services include Early Intervention services for children 0-3 and therapeutic pre-school for children ages 3-5. Additional services for aged children 3 and up include counseling, ABA (in-home and in-center), occupational therapy, speech therapy, physical therapy and music therapy.   pediatric neurologists and pediatricians, we identify the underlying causes of developmental differences and create customized treatment programs based on the child’s neurobiology and developmental profile. 


Early Autism Services 

Clinical Director: Michelle Berlinski M.Ed BCBA LBA
312-965-2997
Info@earlyautismservices.com

Provides individualized home-based, center-based, and telehealth ABA therapy for children with autism ages, 2-18, living in Chicago and the Northwest Indiana area. Accepts some Medicaid plans. 


Easterseals Central Illinois

507 East Armstrong Avenue, Peoria, IL 61603-3201 
(309) 686-1177

Provides interdisciplinary pediatric therapy and support for the whole child, and your whole family. Services include: Early Intervention, Feeding therapy, Speech Therapy, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Counseling. Additional autism services include ABA, DIR/Floortime, assistive technology clinics, adaptive swim lessons, care management, diagnostic evaluations, social skills groups, residential day camp and parent training. 


Easterseals DuPage & Fox Valley

Locations in: Elgin, Naperville and Villa Park 
Diagnostic Services: Mary Beth Scholtes at 630.261.6287 or mscholtes@eastersealsdfvr.org
All other services:  630.282.2022
For Spanish services or if you live in Hanover Township: Brenda Delgado at 847.742.3264

Autism services include Behavior therapy, Feeding Therapy, Speech Therapy, Assistive Technology Therapy, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Nutritional therapy.  Additionally, they offer diagnostic evaluations, parent training and parent/sibling support groups. Serving children birth – 18. Some Medicaid plans accepted, as well as sliding scale; more insurance information here.


Easterseals Joliet 

Serving Will, Grundy, Kendall, Kankakee, Ford & Iroquois Counties
212 Barney Drive Joliet, IL  60435
815.927.5472 

Easterseals Joliet offers a variety of support services for young children including Early Intervention, Jump Start, and inclusive childcare and preschool for children ages 6 weeks to 5 years old.  Parents can contact the Autism and Medical Diagnostic Clinic for diagnostic evaluations and pediatric therapy including feeding, speech, occupational, physical, developmental, social skills, and ABA. The clinic also provides parent support groups and inclusive childcare during meetings. 


Edward-Elmhurst Hospital 

Rehabilitation team at Edward Hospital: 630-527-3375
Rehabilitation team at Elmhurst Hospital: 331-221-5840
Pediatric locations in: Addison, Elmhurst, Hinsdale, Lombard, Naperville, Plainfield, 

The pediatric rehabilitation team provides Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapy to children from birth through adolescence. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Helping Hand Rehabilitation Center

9649 W. 55th St., Countryside, IL 60525
(708) 352-3580, ext. 437

Outpatient clinic for children with a wide array of disabilities and delays. Clinic provides individuals with physical therapy, occupational therapy, music therapy, and speech and language evaluation and treatment. Behavioral health clinic provides individual psychotherapy and individual/family behavioral therapy services for all ages. Accepts some Medicaid plans.  


Helping Hands 

185 S Marley Rd New Lenox, IL 60451
815-462-4928
info@helpinghandstherapy.org

Provides speech therapy, occupational therapy, and physical therapy to children 0-14 years old in a clinic setting. Helping Hands uses a collaborative, cross disciplinary approach and provides solutions to target challenging situations by meeting with families in the community and provides on-going family support with home suggestions. 


HLC Therapy Group, LLC

1301 Pyott Rd. Suite 109 Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
hello@hlctherapy.com
(847) 829-0922

Provides autism diagnostic evaluation, as well as Speech, Occupational, Feeding, Aquatic, and Physical Therapies. In-clinic, in-home and telehealth. Summer camp programming (https://www.hlctherapy.com/summercamps) ages 2-15 also available. 


Hpt Kids Pediatric Therapy

Shorewood: 860 Center Ct.  - Unit C Shorewood, IL  60404 - (815) 773-9000 
Dekalb Clinic: 1715 Dekalb Ave - Suite 125 Sycamore, IL  60178 - (815) 991-5760 
School Based Administration Office Information: 815-730-1800

Hillmann Pediatric Therapy is a Clinic, School Based, and Home Therapy based services organization.  Provides physical, occupational and speech therapy for individuals 0-21.   


Hummingbird Pediatric Therapies

Westmont: (630) 560-0136, linda@hummingbirdpediatrictherapies.com 
Woodridge: (630) 442-7662, maggie@hummingbirdpediatrictherapies.com
Service areas include the following and surrounding areas: Hinsdale, Clarendon Hills, Westmont, Oak Brook Terrace, Oak Brook, Western Springs, Willow Springs, La Grange, La Grange Park, Downers Grove, Woodridge, Plainfield, Lemont, Romeoville, Homer Glen, Lockport, Joliet, Naperville, Brookfield, Palos Park, Orland Park, Countryside, Elmhurst, Lombard, Villa Park, Westmont, Darien, Burr Ridge, Bolingbrook, Lisle, Indian Head Park, Chicago-Midway, Westchester.

Services include:  Developmental, Feeding, Speech, Occupational and Physical therapies, as well as therapeutic preschool (ages 2-7), pediatric counseling, and group services (social language playgroups). Added services include: art therapy, aquatic therapy, hippotherapy, handwriting without tears, interactive metronome, therapeutic listening 


In2GreatTherapy

1371 Abbott ct. Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
info@in2greattherapy.com 
847-777-8995

Offers PT, OT, Speech, Feeding Therapy, ABA and mental health services (DIR/Floortime model as well as various other therapeutic approaches); Skills in creating sensory diets, therapeutic listening programs and community transition plans for individuals birth - young adult. Additionally, offers school readiness programs for children 2-5, Therapeutic summer camps (options for ages 3-17) and social skills groups (children and teens)


JCFS Chicago

855.275.5237
Ask@JCFS.org

Provides integrated pediatric therapies including aquatic & yoga therapies, feeding & swallowing therapy, occupational therapy, speech/language therapy, and developmental social groups. Also, provides psychological testing and neurodevelopmental evaluations.


KatieBug Therapy, Ltd.

2156 Deep Water Lane, Naperville, IL 60564
(630) 904-0700
info@katiebugtherapy.com 

Provides speech therapy, occupational therapy, feeding therapy, physical therapy and early intervention services.  


KGH Autism Services

(224) 326-2206
intake@kghautismservices.com
1161 Lake Cook Rd, Deerfield, IL 60015

Specializing in developmental-based ABA therapy (NDBI, ESDM) for infants, toddlers and preschoolers with ASD, in the home or at their specialized center. Providing therapeutic preschool and kindergarten, SLP, OT, mental health, parent training, sibling support, social groups, community support, significant problematic behavior support (FA) from early childhood through young adulthood. KGH also offers a Teen & Young Adult Center with a teaching apartment for teaching life skills. Serving Chicagoland, North Shore, West Suburbs, Northwest Suburbs, and Far North Suburbs. KGH has been supporting children and families for over 19 years.


Kick Start Learning and Play

3545 Lake Avenue, Wilmette, IL 60091
(847) 386-6560
info@kickstartptn.com (general)
esther@kickstartptn.com (mental health services) 
Serving the North Shore and Northern Suburbs, as well as virtual services.

Clinical services include developmental therapy, occupational therapy, speech and language therapy, and social skills groups for children up to early adolescence. Additionally, Kick Start has early intervention, therapeutic preschool and summer camp programs. Mental health services expand to services for children, teens, adults, and families. 


KidsConnect Pediatric Therapy

info@kidsconnect.care
708 763-9582 
1144 Lake St, Suite 200B, Oak Park, iL

KidsConnect provides individual or group, client-centered, and evidence-based occupational therapy, feeding, and speech treatment to children 0 to 21 years of age. Treatment is also delivered when needed within the client’s home, at school, or on the playground.


Langston Pediatric Therapy

630-553-8444
office@langstonpediatrictherapy.com
10 Saravanos Drive Yorkville, IL 60560

Provides physical, occupational and speech therapy for individuals 0-21.   


LEEP Forward Developmental Center

Lorell Marin, MST, DT, Founder
1280 W. Washington Blvd., Chicago, IL 60607
(773) 255-8155
leepforward1@aol.com

Services span early childhood through adolescence. Provides individual and group (social skills) therapy for children with autism, Asperger's and SPD using a DIR/Floortime approach. Additionally, services include assessment and treatment in developmental, speech and language, occupational, physical and behavior therapy services. ABA services are provided in-home and in-clinic. LEEP is also a certified Early Intervention program.


Little Friends Center for Autism, Inc. 

140 N. Wright St., Naperville, IL 60540
(630) 305-4196

Services include evaluation and treatment for autism spectrum disorder, including psychological, speech, occupational therapy, and social skills. Additionally, residential services are available to both children and adults needing more supported care.


Little Steps Pediatric Therapy

847-707-6744
Chicago: 1945 W. Wilson Ave., Chicago, IL 60640
Willowbrook: 625 Plainfield Road Unit 224, Willowbrook, IL 60527
Glenview: 1850 Johns Drive, Glenview, IL 60025
Highland Park: 1442 Old Skokie Valley Road, Highland Park, IL 60035
Wilmette: 1123 Greenleaf Avenue, Wilmette, IL 60091

Clinical services include speech and language therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, and feeding therapy.


Loyola Medicine – Pediatric Support Services 

2160 S 1st Ave, Maywood, IL 60153
888-584-7888

Loyola’s developmental pediatrician works with an experienced team to care for children with disabilities, behavior issues and developmental issues—including physical, learning and language delays. We provide evaluations and treatment recommendations including family and individual counseling and feeding, speech, physical, and occupational therapies. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Mobile Therapy Centers of America

1870 W. Winchester Rd #203 Libertyville, IL, 60048
(847) 816-7200
info@mtcus.com

MTC provides free developmental screenings. Speech/Language, ABA, Behavioral and Occupational Therapy services are provided either in home, at our center or in your child’s regular school or childcare setting.


Northwestern Medicine Outpatient Rehab: Crystal Lake

394 Federal Dr, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Outpatient rehab center 
(815) 459-3810

Offers Speech, Occupational. Physical and aquatic Therapies to children 0-17. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Northwestern Medicine Outpatient Rehab: Sycamore

2111 Midlands Court Sycamore, Illinois 60178
Outpatient rehab center 
630-933-1500

Offers Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapies to children and adults. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Northwestern Medicine Outpatient Rehab: Winfield

25 Winfield Rd Suites 407, 430 And 506, Winfield, IL 60190
(630) 933-1500

Offers Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapies to children and adults. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Pediatric Therapy Group

631.804.4268
ozzie@pediatrictherapygroup.net

Provides ABA, Physical, Occupational and Speech therapy services. The team supports a comprehensive ABA model (35+ week) and specialize in the 2-6 year old population, though serves through early adolescence.


POP Pediatric Therapy (Power of Play)

7421 West Madison St.  Forest Park, Illinois 60130

Offers Occupational and Speech Therapy, individual therapy, Early Intervention services, Social Groups and nutrition consultation.


Positive Development

(833) 587-1784
Chicago (Bucktown): 1820 W Webster Ave, Suite 430 Chicago, IL 60614
Chicago (Hyde Park): 1525 E. 55th Street, Suite 302 Chicago, IL 60615
Deerfield: 155 N. Pfingsten Rd., Suite 150 Deerfield, IL 60015
Metro East Area: 4972 Benchmark Centre Drive, Suite 200 Swansea IL, 62226

Provides Developmental, OT, Speech and Feeding therapies. Counseling/mental health services include individual child/adolescent psychotherapy (both play therapy and talk therapy), Parent/child therapy and family psychotherapy.  Some Medicaid plans accepted.


Project Org + Design Studio (PODS)

1401 E 79th Street Chicago, IL 60619
Jon Barnes, Senior Director - jon@projectorg.com
773.221.7171

PODS provides the full scale of therapy services and serves as a one stop shop for children on the spectrum of autism to receive ABA, Occupational, Speech, Physical and Nutrition services.  We also have a full service inclusive preschool for children with and without developmental delays ages 15 mos.-5 years, and an after-school and summer program for children ages 6-13.


PYR Services, LLC

us-info@pyrservices.com
773 667-7700
Chicago (South Side): 7158 South Woodlawn Chicago, IL 60619
Homewood: 1820 Ridge Road Suite 219, Homewood, IL 60430

Provides speech and feeding therapy services to children from birth through age 14.


Robin's Key Speech, Language, and Learning, PLLC

847-868-2447
info@robinskeylearning.com
4905 Old Orchard Center, Suite 435, Skokie, IL 60077

Provides teletherapy speech services for ages 3-22 and in-person and virtual social skills groups for ages 11-17. Click here for list of current groups (rolling enrollment


RUSH Speech-Language Pathology Services

Orthopedic Building
1611 W. Harrison St., Suite 530, Chicago, IL 60612
312-942-7379

Serving child, adolescent and adult patients. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Smart Moves Pediatrics

7929 Cermak Rd. Unit C North Riverside, IL 60546
colton@smartmovespediatrics.com
708-442-0023

Clinical services include speech and language therapy, occupational therapy, and physical therapy.


Social Butterfly, Inc.

630-381-8307
info@sbspeechtherapy.com
Westmont: 825 Cass Avenue, Suite 311 Westmont, IL 60559
Naperville: 534 W. 5th Ave. Naperville, IL 60563
In-home service area: Serving the surrounding communities of Aurora, Addison, Burr Ridge, Bolingbrook, Brookfield, Clarendon Hills, Darien, Downers Grove, Elmhurst, Glen Ellyn, Hinsdale, LaGrange, Lisle, Lombard, Naperville, Oak Brook, Oak Brook Terrace, Oak Park, Romeoville, Warrenville, Westchester, Western Springs, Wheaton, Westmont, Willowbrook, Winfield and Woodridge.

Provides in-clinic and home-based speech, language and feeding assessment and therapy to children and adults with autism.


Strive ABA Consultants

Serving the Chicagoland and NW Indiana areas
In-clinic services located in Oak Forest, Merriville and Chicago (Southside – 60643) 
773-589-4667
striveabaconsultants@gmail.com

Provides in-clinic and in-home (when appropriate) ABA therapy for children ages, 2-26 and serves Chicagoland area, including north and south side, South Suburbs and Joliet area. Additionally, provides Speech, Occupational & Feeding therapies, along with AAC evaluation and support securing a device through insurance as appropriate. Provides financial assistance for diagnostic evaluations, delivered by Adapt Psychological Services. Accepts some Medicaid plans. Strive assists with transportation to clinics as needed at no cost to families. 


SwedishAmerican Hospital
Pediatric Therapy And Adult Speech Therapy

209 9th St, Rockford, IL 61104
(779) 696-4470

The staff includes registered and licensed occupational therapists, physical therapists and speech language pathologists. We treat children with a variety of diagnosis, including, autism, attention deficit disorder, cerebral palsy, down syndrome, spina bifida, spinal cord injury, cognitive and developmental delays, language disorders, hearing loss, sensory integration dysfunction and many more. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


TherapyWorks 

312.780.0820
michelle@therapyworks.com
In-clinic: 778 Frontage Road, Suites 101 & 102 Northfield, IL 60093 
In-home: Chicago and surrounding suburbs

In-home and in-clinic speech, language and feeding therapy, occupational therapy and physical therapy provider with an online platform that allows parents to schedule appointments with local pediatric therapists for in-home services.


UChicago: Comer Children’s Hospital 
Pediatric Physical & Occupational Therapy

5841 S. Maryland Avenue Chicago, IL 60637
773-702-1000

Offers pediatric speech, occupational and physical therapy evaluation and treatment. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Westside Children's Therapy

Locations throughout the Chicagoland area, including Frankfort, Shorewood, Joliet, Plainfield, Wheaton, Glen Ellyn, Schaumburg, Orland Park, New Lenox, Tinley Park, Willowbrook, Carol Stream, and Shorewood. 
815-469-1500

Provides ABA, speech, feeding, physical, occupational therapy and counseling. Additionally, Westside offers diagnostic evaluation/testing and summer camp programming. Insurance information here

Group Therapy

Advanced Behavioral Solutions

2060 E. Algonquin Rd., Suite 720, Schaumburg, IL 60173
(847) 496-4693
advancedbehavioral@msn.com

Therapy conducted in a group setting to develop certain social skills. Groups are tailored to meet the needs of individuals who are participating.


Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center

Pediatric Developmental Center
913 W. Wellington Ave., 3rd Floor Chicago, IL 60657 
872-843-0300

The Autism Treatment Program provides on-site intervention; services to children ages 3-16/17 years old. Services available in English and Spanish. Some Medicaid plans accepted.


All Bright Therapies

Chicago: 1957 W Dickens Avenue, Chicago, IL 60614 - 773-789-9640
Skokie: 5006 Oakton Street, Skokie IL 60077 - 224-601-3023
amanda.a@allbrighttherapies.com

Provides quality DIRFloortime, speech, occupational and feeding therapy to children with delays and disorders, which including evaluations, individual services and group therapy.


AFG Family Guidance Center

444 Green Bay Road, Kenilworth, Illinois 60043
(847) 853-0234

Offers clinical services including psychiatric evaluations and medication management, psychological and developmental evaluations,  therapy (individual, family, and group  for individuals with developed verbal skills), and ADHD coaching. List of providers


Amplifying Potential Therapy  

Northbrook, IL
Susan Robins: susanr.apt@gmail.com 
224-300-8866

Amplifying Potential Therapy is a full service, neuro-affirming speech and occupational therapy clinic focused on the needs of the autistic community for ages two through adulthood. We have particular expertise with augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) for all types of devices (including alphabet/text-based AAC) and utilize motor-based teaching. This approach focuses on the client’s motor planning difficulties as the root cause of communication, life skills, and social skills impairments. Occupational therapy services include a heavy focus on vision-related therapy. They offer social skills groups for all ages.  


Ascension: Autism Spectrum and Developmental Disorders Resource Center

1786 Moon Lake Blvd. Suite 202, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169
847-755-8536
ahbhhheresourcecenter@ascension.org

Provides brief counseling services for individuals (all ages, children through adulthood) with ASD or a DD who have public insurance/Medicaid (please contact for information about application process). Free services to the public include screenings for autism, resource assessments, behavioral consults, triage to services, and monthly recreational groups. Social skills groups for grades pre-k/kindergarten, 3rd-5th and high school. Occasionally, Young adult and Adult groups as well. Scholarships available.


Assential Therapies

847-699-9757
info@atmfc.com
Locations in N and NW Chicagoland: Albany Park, Chicago, Des Plaines, Edison Park, Evanston, Jefferson Park, Niles, Norwood Park, Park Ridge & Skokie

Specialty Feeding Clinic, Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and Group therapy for infants, toddlers, elementary and middle school children. Insurance information here.


Behavioral Psychology Associates

Locations in Arlington Heights, Barrington and Schaumburg
847-303-1880

Provides individual, group and family therapy using a cognitive-behavioral model for children, teens and adults.


Black Bear Academy 

1801 W Byron Street Chicago, IL 60613
773.244.0700

Black Bear Academy (BBA) is a private program offering academic classes for children 18 months - 6 years old and therapeutic services for ages 3-15 years old. BBA also offers diagnostic, developmental, and speech and occupational therapy evaluations and behavioral health services.  


Brighthouse Diagnostics and Treatment Center

2919 N. Southport Ave., Unit 1 Chicago, IL 60657
773-799-8939
sairakhan@brighthousecenter.com
aprilhall@brighthousecenter.com

Brighthouse provides specialized services to individuals between the ages of 2 and 18 who present with neurodevelopmental, social-emotional, and behavioral challenges. Services include diagnostic evaluations, individual psychotherapy, behavioral therapy, speech therapy, social skills groups and parent workshops. Bilingual (Eng/Spanish) providers. 


C.A.B.S. Autism & Behavior Specialists

975 W. Hawthorn Dr., Itasca, IL 60143
800.844.1232
info@CABSautism.com

CABS provides individualized consultation and therapy services to children and families living with Autism Spectrum Disorders.  Services include ABA with a naturalistic approach provided in the home, school, community, and clinic settings for individuals ages 2-26.


Continuum Behavioral Health - Autism Spectrum Alliance

2325 Dean Street Suite 750 St. Charles, IL 60175 
630-286-0026
mkimener@autismspectrumalliance.com
General information: 877-274-4584; Contact@autismspectrumalliance.com

Continuum Autism Spectrum Alliance provides quality ABA services in the Western suburbs. Also providing online social skills groups (at-home) for pre-teens through young adults. 


Cultivate Behavioral Health & Education

In-home services across Chicagoland area
Center Locations in Barrington, Naperville, St. Charles, Mokena, and Peru
Anne Avants: anne.avants@cultivatebhe.com
888-476-8485

Provides in-home and center-based ABA therapy for children and teens (18 months to 17 years of age), social skills groups, and family consultation.


Dragon Haven

Daniel Allen, MS, CTRS 
Recreational Therapist
815-344-9443

Virtual group therapy serves for kids between 9-17 and for young adults. Dragon Haven utilizes games like Dungeons & Dragons to help players build the skills needed to excel at the game table, and in the real world. By combining recreational therapeutic models with the ever-popular and incredibly fun D&D system, we offer online and in-person (Connecticut) social skills groups. 


Dynamic Lynks

1100 Lake Street, Suite 100C, Oak Park, IL 60301
(708) 620-2373
info@dynamiclynks.com

Dynamic Lynks provides comprehensive therapeutic sessions and classes to spark lasting change in the unique mind-body connection of Autism. Through music therapy, group therapy and adaptive yoga, we give your child the opportunity to succeed without intimidation or isolation.


Easterseals Joliet 

Serving Will, Grundy, Kendall, Kankakee, Ford & Iroquois Counties
212 Barney Drive Joliet, IL  60435
815.927.5472 

Easterseals Joliet offers pediatric therapy including feeding, speech, occupational, physical, developmental, social skills, and ABA. The clinic also provides parent support groups and inclusive childcare during meetings. 


Emergent Learning Center

Naperville, IL: 1935 Springbrook Square Dr.
South Barrington, IL: 33 W Higgins Rd.
Additional locations in Illinois: Troy, Edwardsville, Waterloo
630-566-0506
info@emergentlearningcenter.com

Provides individual and small group ABA, as well as mindfulness and acceptance groups to improve social skill and emotional well-being for children and teens. 


Innovative Counseling Partners

715 Lake St., Suite 800, Oak Park, IL 60301 
773-312-3612

Provides individual, family, and relationship therapy for individuals with ASD and their families, as well as social skills group services to children and teens (ages 7-15) with ASD. 


In2GreatTherapy

1371 Abbott ct. Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
info@in2greattherapy.com 
847-777-8995

Offers PT, OT, Speech, Feeding Therapy, ABA and mental health services (DIR/Floortime model as well as various other therapeutic approaches); Skills in creating sensory diets, therapeutic listening programs and community transition plans for individuals birth - young adult. Additionally, offers school readiness programs for children 2-5, Therapeutic summer camps (options for ages 3-17) and social skills groups (children and teens)


Institute for Therapy through the Arts

2130 Green Bay Road, Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 425-9708 ext 590

Through the art-making experience and therapeutic relationship, clients express and examine feelings, learn about cause and effect relationships, improve problem-solving patterns, promote social skills, develop responsibility and independence, cope with symptoms and enhance self-esteem.


JMK Behavior Services

Joanna M. Kooistra, MS, BCBA
120 W. Eastman St., Suite 102, Arlington Heights, IL 60004
(847) 873-1505
info@jmkbehavior.org

Provides home-based and clinic-based ABA/VB therapy to individuals with autism, as well as social skills groups and summer camp programs. 


KGH Autism Services

(224) 326-2206
intake@kghautismservices.com
1161 Lake Cook Rd, Deerfield, IL 60015

Specializing in developmental-based ABA therapy (NDBI, ESDM) for infants, toddlers and preschoolers with ASD, in the home or at their specialized center. Providing therapeutic preschool and kindergarten, SLP, OT, mental health, parent training, sibling support, social groups, community support, significant problematic behavior support (FA) from early childhood through young adulthood. KGH also offers a Teen & Young Adult Center with a teaching apartment for teaching life skills. Serving Chicagoland, North Shore, West Suburbs, Northwest Suburbs, and Far North Suburbs. KGH has been supporting children and families for over 19 years.


LEEP Forward Developmental Center

Lorell Marin, MST, DT, Founder
1280 W. Washington Blvd., Chicago, IL 60607
(773) 255-8155
leepforward1@aol.com

Services span early childhood through adolescence. Provides individual and group (social skills) therapy for children with autism, Asperger's and SPD using a DIR/Floortime approach. Additionally, services include assessment and treatment in developmental, speech and language, occupational, physical and behavior therapy services. ABA services are provided in-home and in-clinic. LEEP is also a certified Early Intervention program.


Little Friends Center for Autism, Inc.

140 N. Wright St., Naperville, IL 60540
(630) 305-4196

Services include evaluation and treatment for autism spectrum disorder, including psychological, speech, occupational therapy, and social skills. Additionally, residential services are available to both children and adults needing more supported care.


Lumiere Children's Therapy

811 W. Evergreen Ave., Suite 306, Chicago, IL 60642
(312) 242-1665
info@lumierechild.com

Multidisciplinary pediatric therapy program located in Chicago that serves the developmental needs of children and their families. Services, both in-home and center-based, include ABA Therapy, Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Social Work. A therapeutic preschool program, enrichment classes, and summer camps are also available.


Melissa Amison, LCSW

Brookfield, Illinois 60513
(708) 271-9068
melissaaminsonLCSW@gmail.com

Individual Therapy: Available to all ages to address deficits in social skills, develop coping strategies, improve self-esteem, and any mental health concerns. Also offers play therapy and social skills groups for children ages 5-17.


MGB Services, Inc

Maria Bellantuono, LCPC
2625 Butterfield Rd, Suite 1385. Oakbrook IL
Additional location in Arlington Heights
847-701-4409
mariab@mgbservices.org

Provides individual and group therapy, parent training, and family consultation and coaching to individuals with ASD, Intellectual and developmental disorders across the lifespan.


Mt. Sinai – Under The Rainbow

1500 S California Ave, Chicago, IL 60622
773-257-4750

Provides outpatient mental health services, including Individual, family and play therapy. Group therapy and social skills groups are available to children and teens with verbal language. Parenting groups also available. *Note referral from PCP & insurance card needed. Some Medicaid plans accepted.


Outschool

Live Online Classes and Camps. Explore any interest over live video chat! Discover fun, social, and safe learning experiences for kids ages 3-18 led by passionate teachers. Classes from $10.


POP Pediatric Therapy (Power of Play)

7421 West Madison St.  Forest Park, Illinois 60130

Offers Occupational and Speech Therapy, individual therapy, Early Intervention services, Social Groups and nutrition consultation.


Portrait Health Centers

Vicki Bolina, PhD
175 E Hawthorn Parkway, Suite 235, Vernon Hills, IL 60061
(847) 737-8787

Accepting new patients; next availability in December. Specializes in clients presenting with autism, learning disorders and anxiety. 


The Plains Clinic 

Dr. Angel Heredia 
(630) 845-9644
1541 E Fabyan Parkway, Ste.101 Geneva, IL 60134

The Plains Clinic provides psychiatric evaluation and medication management and diagnostic evaluation to children, adolescents, young adults, and their families. Group therapy is also available for children ages 6-17.


Robin's Key Speech, Language, and Learning, PLLC

847-868-2447
info@robinskeylearning.com
4905 Old Orchard Center, Suite 435, Skokie, IL 60077

Provides teletherapy speech services for ages 3-22 and in-person and virtual social skills groups for ages 11-17. Click here for list of current groups (rolling enrollment


Rush University Medical Center

Autism Assessment, Research, Treatment & Services (AARTS) Center
1645 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 603, Chicago, IL 60612
(312) 942-0819

The Autism Assessment, Research, Treatment, & Services (AARTS) Center at Rush is a supportive program with unparalleled expertise in diagnosing and treating individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Some Medicaid plans accepted.


Smart Love Family Services

Chicago: Natalie & Ben Heineman Smart Love Center - 2222 N. Kedzie Blvd. -  Chicago, IL 60647
Oak Park: Rush Medical Office Building - 610 S. Maple St., Suite 5601 -  Oak Park, IL 60304
(773) 665.8052 ext. 4

Smart Love offers counseling services for children, adults and families, as well as parent education classes and coaching. Our services include play and individual therapy, group therapy, parent counseling, couples therapy, and a range of assessment and evaluation services.


SociAbility

Genevieve Thorton, PsyD
899 Skokie Blvd., Suite 204, Northbrook, IL 60062
(773) 562-9151

Provides individual and group therapy using a cognitive-behavioral model.


The Social Skills Place, Inc.

Susan Stern, MSW, LCSW
310 Happ Rd.  # 201 Northfield, IL 60093
(847) 446-7430
socialskillsplace@gmail.com

Social skills group for mainstreamed children, teens, and adolescents,  both on the autism spectrum and/or just having a hard time connecting with their peers and others, in their lives. Ages: K-12 grade.


Susan Myket, Ph.D & Associates

1415 Bond Street, Suite1415 Bond Street, Suite 127 - Naperville, IL 60563
630-355-9002

Provides evaluation services, individual and group-based treatment, parent management training (individual and group) and psychotherapy to parents, families and siblings. Complete contact form to initiate services. 


Trinity Services Autism and Family Resource Center

Carl Indovina, clinical psychologist/center director
13318 W. Lincoln Highway, New Lenox, IL 60451
(815) 462-4273
cindovina@trinity-services.org

Empirically-based interventions are used to teach social skills to small groups of individuals with similar needs. Some Medicaid plans accepted.


University of Illinois at Chicago Developmental Disabilities Family Clinic

1640 W. Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60608
(312) 413-1490

Social Skills Groups: School age and high school groups offered on occasion. Learn about social skills in a fun and interactive environment. Skills targeted vary depending on client needs. Some Medicaid plans accepted.


WEE Speech, PC

Julie Levin, Speech Pathologist
8833 Gross Point Road, Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 329-8226
office@weespeech.com

Provides group therapy. Therapy sessions run 45 minutes to one hour. Group enrollment is based on individual needs.

Massage Therapy

Ameliorate Massage & CranioSacral

Theresa Winters, LMT, NCBTMB
826 S. Third St, St. Charles, IL 60174
(630) 253-0576
theresa@amelioratemassage.com

CranioSacral therapy is a light-touch, fully-clothed session that releases tension and restriction in the dural tube and fascia to allow the body to relax and self-correct.


Aspire Kids

Contact: Evon Mucek-Kucharczyk
1815 S. Wolf Road, Hillside, IL 60162
(708) 236-0979
emucek@aspireofillinois.org

Periodic courses for parents/caregivers and their babies who are not yet crawling on massage techniques that promote bonding, aid release of tension and strengthen primary systems.


Learning Through Play Center for Child Development

Elizabeth Benney, MA, DT, CIMI
633 W. Addison St, Chicago, IL 60613
(773) 615-3202

Infant massage instruction is home-based with a IAIM-certified infant massage instructor. The physiological benefits include increasing body awareness, increasing an infant’s ability to integrate sensory input and assisting to regulate heart and lung functions.

Music Therapy

Chicago Center for Music Education (ChiME)

1148 West Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60642
312.738.2646
Diverse Abilities Program Director, Alli Dunn: adunn@chimemusic.org

The Diverse Abilities program which teaches and enhances musical and nonmusical life skills with tools and activities like singing, percussive instrument play, dance, and visual aids. Repertoire includes age-appropriate, high-energy, and culturally diverse songs from a variety of genres and countries. ChiME’s music therapists use their expertise and therapeutic skills to adapt the activities to each child’s unique ability level. Contact for more information on ChiME's Classroom Music for Diverse Abilities programs


Community Therapy Services, PC

Carol Hrodey, MS, OTR-L
40W310 LaFox Road, Suite 1AB, St. Charles, IL 60175
(630) 444-0077
info@ctspediatrics.com

Provides music therapy and offers music therapy groups.


Cortica

2255 Enterprise Dr, Ste 5501, Westchester, IL 60154
(708) 965-4123
enroll@corticacare.com 

Provides diagnostic evaluations, as well as ongoing medical and therapeutic care. Medical services include pediatric neurology, nutrition and medication management. Therapeutic services include Early Intervention services for children 0-3 and therapeutic pre-school for children ages 3-5. Additional services for aged children 3 and up include counseling, ABA (in-home and in-center), occupational therapy, speech therapy, physical therapy and music therapy.   pediatric neurologists and pediatricians, we identify the underlying causes of developmental differences and create customized treatment programs based on the child’s neurobiology and developmental profile. 


Creative Exchange Music Therapy Clinic

Craig Christiansen, MT-BC, president & Kari Christiansen, director
1527 Westchester Blvd., Suite One South, Westchester, IL 60154
(708) 345-6100 or (773) 562-6202
info@creativeexchangemusic.com

Music therapy clinic developed as an innovative and model communication program that serves primarily individuals with autism spectrum disorder.


Dynamic Lynks

1100 Lake Street, Suite 100C, Oak Park, IL 60301
(708) 620-2373
info@dynamiclynks.com

Dynamic Lynks provides comprehensive therapeutic sessions and classes to spark lasting change in the unique mind-body connection of Autism. Through music therapy and adaptive yoga, we give your child the opportunity to succeed without intimidation or isolation.


Helping Hand Rehabilitation Center

9649 W. 55th St., Countryside, IL 60525
(708) 352-3580, ext. 437

Outpatient clinic for children with a wide array of disabilities and delays. Clinic provides individuals with physical therapy, occupational therapy, music therapy, and speech and language evaluation and treatment. Behavioral health clinic provides individual psychotherapy and individual/family behavioral therapy services for all ages. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Institute for Therapy Through the Arts 

2130 Green Bay Rd, Evanston, IL 60201
Locations: Evanston, Chicago, Highland Park 
847-425-9708
info@itachicago.org

Through the art-making experience and therapeutic relationship, clients express and examine feelings, learn about cause and effect relationships, improve problem-solving patterns, promote social skills, develop responsibility and independence, cope with symptoms and enhance self-esteem.


J.O.B. Music Connection, Inc.

Jeanne O. Besetzny, MA, MT-BC, NMT, Orff-Schulwerk Level III Certified
1105 N. Delphia, Park Ridge, IL 60068
(847) 490-5514
jobmusic@comcast.net

Provides individual home-based and community-based music therapy services utilizing neurologic music therapy techniques to address speech/language skills, including PECS; fine/gross motor skills; cognitive/academic skills (language for learning; reading mastery; math skills); social/emotional skills, including social stories.


Oak Leyden Developmental Services

Music Together
Chandra Dean
411 Chicago Ave, Oak Park, IL 60302
(708) 524-1050, ext. 132

10-week music therapy program. Music and developmental therapist help parent(s) and child make music together. Book and CD included.


Tuned In Music Therapy Services, LLC

Meredith Harvey MT-BC, NMT, Certified Neurologic Music Therapist
600 N. Dearborn, Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 622-5696
tunedinmt@gmail.com

Provides individual home-based music therapy utilizing NMT techniques to address speech and communication, motor coordination, and cognition. Adaptive music instruction for guitar and piano also offered.

Occupational Therapy

Advocate Children's Hospital - Pediatric Therapy Center

Park Ridge: ACH Outpatient Center - W. Dempster St., Yacktman Pavilion 3rd floor Park Ridge, IL 60068, (847) 723-4532 
Palos Heights: Advocate Christ Outpatient Center - 12350 South Harlem Ave., Palos Heights, IL 60463, 708-684-3200
Oak Lawn: Advocate Christ Outpatient Pavilion - 95th Street and Kilbourn Avenue, 7th Floor,  Oak Lawn, IL 60453, 708-684-9890
Wilmette: Chicagoland Children's Health Alliance - 3232 Lake Avenue, Wilmette, IL 60091, 847-723-4532

Provides Speech, Occupational and Physical therapies to patients 0 - 18. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital - Rehabilitation and Wellness

3815 Highland Ave., Downers Grove, IL 60515
(630) 275-2600 Option 2

Provides Occupational and Physical Therapy options for patients 11-18. Provides Speech, Occupational and Physical therapy all adults. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Advocate Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Hospital

5150 Northwest Highway, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(847) 842-4057

Offers Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapy services for patients of all ages. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center

Pediatric Developmental Center
913 W. Wellington Ave., 3rd Floor Chicago, IL 60657 
872-843-0300

The Autism Treatment Program provides on-site intervention; services to children ages 3-16/17 years old. Services available in English and Spanish. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


All Bright Therapies

Chicago: 1957 W Dickens Avenue, Chicago, IL 60614 - 773-789-9640
Skokie: 5006 Oakton Street, Skokie IL 60077 - 224-601-3023
amanda.a@allbrighttherapies.com

Provides quality DIRFloortime, speech, occupational and feeding therapy to children with delays and disorders, which including evaluations, individual services and group therapy.


Amplifying Potential Therapy  

Northbrook, IL
Susan Robins: susanr.apt@gmail.com 
224-300-8866

Amplifying Potential Therapy is a full service, neuro-affirming speech and occupational therapy clinic focused on the needs of the autistic community for ages two through adulthood. We have particular expertise with augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) for all types of devices (including alphabet/text-based AAC) and utilize motor-based teaching. This approach focuses on the client’s motor planning difficulties as the root cause of communication, life skills, and social skills impairments. Occupational therapy services include a heavy focus on vision-related therapy. They offer social skills groups for all ages.  


Apex Pediatric Therapy Services

(847) 604-0955
info@apexped.com
236 E Northwest Highway, Suite B, Palatine, IL 60067
5420 Old Orchard Road, Suite 1B, Skokie, IL 60077

Provides clinic-based and in-home Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) services, Speech Therapy and Occupational Therapy. Serves ages 1.5 to 18 in Cook, DuPage, Lake and Will county.


Arlington Pediatric Therapy Management Services, Ltd.

Krista Stewart, ext. 120
3105 N. Wilke Road, Suite H, Arlington Heights, IL 60004-1450
(847) 255-8690

Offers standardized evaluation and treatment of motor performance and functional skills, sensory integration and Praxis Test, sensory integration treatment, neuro-developmental treatment, treatment of upper extremity motor impairments, and evaluation and treatment of handwriting skills, etc.


Aspire Kids

Eamon Shannon Center
1815 South Wolf Road, Hillside, IL 60162
(708) 236-0979
kruffulo@aspireofillinois.org

Provides pediatric occupational therapy evaluation and treatment, including sensory integration therapy, Handwriting without Tears, Therapeutic Listening, Alert/How Does Your Engine Run? and assistive technology evaluations.


Assential Therapies

847-699-9757
info@atmfc.com
Locations in N and NW Chicagoland: Albany Park, Chicago, Des Plaines, Edison Park, Evanston, Jefferson Park, Niles, Norwood Park, Park Ridge & Skokie

Specialty Feeding Clinic, Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and Group therapy for infants, toddlers, elementary and middle school children. Insurance information here.


Autism Care Therapy

855-5-AUTISM; 630-687-8583
info@autismcaretherapy.com 
Lombard: 44 W. Roosevelt Rd. 
Oak Lawn: 4700 W 95th St. 
Chicago: 4830 N Pulaski Rd.

Provides ABA, OT, SLP and parent training services, as well as diagnostic evaluations. Accepts some Medicaid plans.  


BDI Playhouse Children's Therapy

Aurora: 600 N. Commons Drive, Suite 102 Aurora, IL  60504 
Orland Park: 11411 W. 183rd Street. Suite B Orland Park 60467
708.478.1820 

We provide Occupational, Physical, and Speech Therapy along with Aquatic Therapy, Gait Clinic, Feeding Clinic, Casting and Bike Riding Lessons for kids and young adults (birth - 25).


Beth Osten & Associates

3100 Dundee Rd. Suite 704 Northbrook, Il, 60062
(847) 663-1020

Multidisciplinary therapy program focused on skill-building and tailored to meet the needs of children, adolescents, and adults. Services include Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Speech Therapy, and Developmental Therapy for ages, birth to three years. Mental health services and specialty services are also available.


Bloom Pediatric Therapies

445 Park Ave, Suites A&B, Cary, IL 60013
847.791.5517
bloompediatrictherapies@gmail.com 

Provides speech, feeding, occupational, and physical therapies for ages birth to 21. 


Blossom Therapy

1927 W. Belmont Ave Chicago, IL 60657
773-857-0006
laura@blossomtherapychicago.com

Blossom Pediatric Occupational Therapy and Speech Therapy specialists are a team of knowledgeable and compassionate experts who provide evaluations, consultations, and treatment to newborn babies to ten year old children in a home setting, daycare, and our clinic.


Building Blocks Developmental Services 

Katherine Palermo, OTR-L
13246 S. Route 59, Suite 100, Plainfield, IL  60586
(815) 254-7400
palermo@yahoo.com

Provides occupational therapy evaluation and treatment.


BY YOUR SIDE Autism Therapy Services

(866) 429-7543 (866 4-BYS KID)
info@byyoursideac.com
Locations in: Morton Grove, Oak Brook, Plainfield, Crystal Lake, St, Charles, Darien, Tinley Park, and Schaumburg. 

Offering individualized, multidisciplinary programs focused on skill-building. In-Home and center-based ABA Therapy, BYS Academy School Readiness Program, Speech/Occupational Therapies, and Diagnostic Evaluations. 


Center for Health Services

2500 W Higgins Road, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169                                                    
(847) 893-9788 
info@centerforhealthservices.org  

Provides therapies including: Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Behavior Therapy Speech Therapy, Specialty Therapy Services and Family Therapy and / Counseling. Additionally, the center provides Nutrition Therapy and Health and Wellness education. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Charlie's Gift

Center for Autism and Related Disorders
1048 W. Ogden Ave., Suite 130, Downers Grove, IL 60521
(630) 323-7500 x239
charliesgift@att.net

Provides occupational therapy evaluation, treatment and group services for children and teens.


Chicago Pediatric Therapy & Wellness Center, LLC

1739 N Elston Avenue. Chicago, IL 60642
(773) 672-7775

Chicago Pediatric Therapy & Wellness Center, LLC is a therapist-owned, pediatric therapy clinic that provides physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, developmental therapy, aba/autism therapy, and social work services in the clinic, home, or school setting.


Children's Therapy Connections

15255 S Harlem Ave, Orland Park, IL 60462
708-226-9200

Provides Speech, OT, Feeding and Physical Therapies, as well as ABA programming and counseling. Additional services include community function assistance, aquatic therapy, nutrition assessment and treatment and therapeutic listening. 


Communication Clubhouse

Downers Grove Site: 2901 Finley Road, Suite 102, Downers Grove, IL 60515, 630-495-6800
North Mayfair: 4908 N. Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60630, 773-205-8505
Roscoe Village Site: 2630 W. Bradley Place, Suite A. Chicago, IL 60618, 312-955-0089
info@clubhousetherapy.com

Provides ABA therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, feeding therapy & nutrition, and social groups.


Community Therapy Services, PC

Carol Hrodey, MS, OTR-L, Clinic Director
40W310 LaFox Road, Suite 1AB, St. Charles, IL  60175
630-444-0077
info@ctspediatrics.com or cdcts@ctspediatrics.com

Provides occupational therapy evaluations and therapy.


Cortica

2255 Enterprise Dr, Ste 5501, Westchester, IL 60154
(708) 965-4123
enroll@corticacare.com 

Provides diagnostic evaluations, as well as ongoing medical and therapeutic care. Medical services include pediatric neurology, nutrition and medication management. Therapeutic services include Early Intervention services for children 0-3 and therapeutic pre-school for children ages 3-5. Additional services for aged children 3 and up include counseling, ABA (in-home and in-center), occupational therapy, speech therapy, physical therapy and music therapy.   pediatric neurologists and pediatricians, we identify the underlying causes of developmental differences and create customized treatment programs based on the child’s neurobiology and developmental profile. 


Damon Williams, OTR-L 

1409 W. Cornelia Ave., Unit 3, Chicago, IL 60657
(312) 404-4578
justuspeds@gmail.com

Provides home-based occupational evaluation and therapy services.


Day By Day Family Solutions 

Judy L. Katz, OTR-L, Special Educational Consultant
109 Pine St., Deerfield, IL 60015
(847) 899-1551
judy@daybydayfamilysolutions.com

Helping parents/family/caregivers learn how to teach your child with special needs to engage in day by day activities in your home, your community, your school.


Early Autism Services 

Clinical Director: Michelle Berlinski M.Ed BCBA LBA
312-965-2997
Info@earlyautismservices.com

Provides individualized home-based, center-based, and telehealth ABA therapy for children with autism ages, 2-18, living in Chicago and the Northwest Indiana area. Accepts some Medicaid plans. 


Easterseals Central Illinois

507 East Armstrong Avenue, Peoria, IL 61603-3201 
(309) 686-1177

Provides interdisciplinary pediatric therapy and support for the whole child, and your whole family. Services include: Early Intervention, Feeding therapy, Speech Therapy, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Counseling. Additional autism services include ABA, DIR/Floortime, assistive technology clinics, adaptive swim lessons, care management, diagnostic evaluations, social skills groups, residential day camp and parent training. 


Easterseals DuPage & Fox Valley

Locations in: Elgin, Naperville and Villa Park 
Diagnostic Services: Mary Beth Scholtes at 630.261.6287 or mscholtes@eastersealsdfvr.org
All other services:  630.282.2022
For Spanish services or if you live in Hanover Township: Brenda Delgado at 847.742.3264

Autism services include Behavior therapy, Feeding Therapy, Speech Therapy, Assistive Technology Therapy, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Nutritional therapy.  Additionally, they offer diagnostic evaluations, parent training and parent/sibling support groups. Serving children birth – 18. Some Medicaid plans accepted, as well as sliding scale; more insurance information here.


Easterseals Joliet 

Serving Will, Grundy, Kendall, Kankakee, Ford & Iroquois Counties
212 Barney Drive Joliet, IL  60435
815.927.5472 

Easterseals Joliet offers a variety of support services for young children including Early Intervention, Jump Start, and inclusive childcare and preschool for children ages 6 weeks to 5 years old.  Parents can contact the Autism and Medical Diagnostic Clinic for diagnostic evaluations and pediatric therapy including feeding, speech, occupational, physical, developmental, social skills, and ABA. The clinic also provides parent support groups and inclusive childcare during meetings. 


EB Pediatric Resources

633 W. Addison St., Chicago, IL 60613
(312) 458-9865
info@pediatricresources.org

Provides home-based, school-based and center-based ABA therapy as well as intensive socialization dyads and social groups to children with behavioral management needs.


Edward-Elmhurst Hospital 

Rehabilitation team at Edward Hospital: 630-527-3375
Rehabilitation team at Elmhurst Hospital: 331-221-5840
Pediatric locations in: Addison, Elmhurst, Hinsdale, Lombard, Naperville, Plainfield, 

The pediatric rehabilitation team provides Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapy to children from birth through adolescence. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Erin Anderson and Associates

Lisa Bullard
2151 W. Roscoe Ave. #1W, Chicago, IL 60618
(773) 935-7355
therapy@friendsgroupchicago.com

Pediatric occupational therapy (OT) increases a child’s independence at play, school and in daily living skills.


Eyas Landing

1409 W. Carroll Ave., Chicago, Il 60607
(312) 733-0883
moreinfo@eyaslanding.com

Eyas Landing is an evidence-based and family centered pediatric therapy clinic for children with developmental delays. Provides: Speech, OT, Developmental, Behavioral (ABA), and social work interventions. 


Funtastic Gymnastic Therapy

Patricia Ostrow, (414) 254-2291
Kelly Donley, (224) 515-9060
Locations include: western and northern Chicago suburbs as well as Milwaukee area.
(414) 254-2291
funtasticgymnastic@yahoo.com

Provides one-on-one instruction for special needs children using gymnastics as a means to enhance the therapeutic experience. Classes are 30-45 minutes in length depending on the skill of your child. The goal is to graduate each child into the small group sessions. Instruction is provided from licensed therapists including occupational, physical, speech, and the aid of one or more assistants. They use balance beams, trampolines, springboards, tumbling exercises, pummel horse and swings. Ages: 2-21 years.


Hatter Pediatric Occupational Therapy Services 

Annette Hatter, OTR-L
2176 Gladstone Ct. Suites A&B
Glendale Heights, IL 60139
(630) 715-0095
ahatterot@att.net

Provides occupational therapy evaluation and treatment using a DIR and sensory integration approach.


Helping Hand Rehabilitation Center

9649 W. 55th St., Countryside, IL 60525
(708) 352-3580, ext. 437

Outpatient clinic for children with a wide array of disabilities and delays. Clinic provides individuals with physical therapy, occupational therapy, music therapy, and speech and language evaluation and treatment. Behavioral health clinic provides individual psychotherapy and individual/family behavioral therapy services for all ages. Accepts some Medicaid plans.  


Helping Hands 

185 S Marley Rd New Lenox, IL 60451
815-462-4928
info@helpinghandstherapy.org

Provides speech therapy, occupational therapy, and physical therapy to children 0-14 years old in a clinic setting. Helping Hands uses a collaborative, cross disciplinary approach and provides solutions to target challenging situations by meeting with families in the community and provides on-going family support with home suggestions. 


HLC Therapy Group, LLC

1301 Pyott Rd. Suite 109 Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
hello@hlctherapy.com
(847) 829-0922

Provides autism diagnostic evaluation, as well as Speech, Occupational, Feeding, Aquatic, and Physical Therapies. In-clinic, in-home and telehealth. Summer camp programming (https://www.hlctherapy.com/summercamps) ages 2-15 also available. 


Hpt Kids Pediatric Therapy

Shorewood: 860 Center Ct.  - Unit C Shorewood, IL  60404 - (815) 773-9000 
Dekalb Clinic: 1715 Dekalb Ave - Suite 125 Sycamore, IL  60178 - (815) 991-5760 
School Based Administration Office Information: 815-730-1800

Hillmann Pediatric Therapy is a Clinic, School Based, and Home Therapy based services organization.  Provides physical, occupational and speech therapy for individuals 0-21.   


Hummingbird Pediatric Therapies

Westmont: (630) 560-0136, linda@hummingbirdpediatrictherapies.com 
Woodridge: (630) 442-7662, maggie@hummingbirdpediatrictherapies.com
Service areas include the following and surrounding areas: Hinsdale, Clarendon Hills, Westmont, Oak Brook Terrace, Oak Brook, Western Springs, Willow Springs, La Grange, La Grange Park, Downers Grove, Woodridge, Plainfield, Lemont, Romeoville, Homer Glen, Lockport, Joliet, Naperville, Brookfield, Palos Park, Orland Park, Countryside, Elmhurst, Lombard, Villa Park, Westmont, Darien, Burr Ridge, Bolingbrook, Lisle, Indian Head Park, Chicago-Midway, Westchester.

Services include:  Developmental, Feeding, Speech, Occupational and Physical therapies, as well as therapeutic preschool (ages 2-7), pediatric counseling, and group services (social language playgroups). Added services include: art therapy, aquatic therapy, hippotherapy, handwriting without tears, interactive metronome, therapeutic listening 


Imagine Pediatric Therapy

Contact: Erin Roiser, OT
606 W. Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60607
(312) 588-5050

Provides OT assessment and rehabilitative treatment services, specializing in sensory integration and neurodevelopmental treatment.


In2GreatTherapy

1371 Abbott ct. Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
info@in2greattherapy.com 
847-777-8995

Offers PT, OT, Speech, Feeding Therapy, ABA and mental health services (DIR/Floortime model as well as various other therapeutic approaches); Skills in creating sensory diets, therapeutic listening programs and community transition plans for individuals birth - young adult. Additionally, offers school readiness programs for children 2-5, Therapeutic summer camps (options for ages 3-17) and social skills groups (children and teens)


JCFS Chicago

855.275.5237
Ask@JCFS.org

Provides integrated pediatric therapies including aquatic & yoga therapies, feeding & swallowing therapy, occupational therapy, speech/language therapy, and developmental social groups. Also, provides psychological testing and neurodevelopmental evaluations.


KatieBug Therapy, Ltd.

2156 Deep Water Lane, Naperville, IL 60564
(630) 904-0700
info@katiebugtherapy.com 

Provides speech therapy, occupational therapy, feeding therapy, physical therapy and early intervention services.  


Kemit Academy

(773) 966-5039
5100 South Dorchester Avenue Chicago Illinois 60615

Kemit Academy offers specialized day care for infants and toddlers and a therapeutic day school for children ages 5-12 with developmental disabilities. Kemit also provides pediatric occupational and speech therapies. 


KGH Autism Services

(224) 326-2206
intake@kghautismservices.com
1161 Lake Cook Rd, Deerfield, IL 60015

Specializing in developmental-based ABA therapy (NDBI, ESDM) for infants, toddlers and preschoolers with ASD, in the home or at their specialized center. Providing therapeutic preschool and kindergarten, SLP, OT, mental health, parent training, sibling support, social groups, community support, significant problematic behavior support (FA) from early childhood through young adulthood. KGH also offers a Teen & Young Adult Center with a teaching apartment for teaching life skills. Serving Chicagoland, North Shore, West Suburbs, Northwest Suburbs, and Far North Suburbs. KGH has been supporting children and families for over 19 years.


Kick Start Learning and Play

3545 Lake Avenue, Wilmette, IL 60091
(847) 386-6560
info@kickstartptn.com (general)
esther@kickstartptn.com (mental health services) 
Serving the North Shore and Northern Suburbs, as well as virtual services.

Clinical services include developmental therapy, occupational therapy, speech and language therapy, and social skills groups for children up to early adolescence. Additionally, Kick Start has early intervention, therapeutic preschool and summer camp programs. Mental health services expand to services for children, teens, adults, and families. 


Kids Can Do, Inc.

MariJo
19100 S. Crescent Drive, Suite 101, Mokena, IL 60448
(708) 478-5400
info@kidscando.org

Areas that team members are trained in include: sensory integration theory and treatment, administration of the SIPT (sensory integration and Praxis tests), NDT (neuro-developmental theory), therapeutic listening, the deep pressure/brushing protocol, and kineseotaping.


KidsConnect Pediatric Therapy

info@kidsconnect.care
708 763-9582 
1144 Lake St, Suite 200B, Oak Park, iL

KidsConnect provides individual or group, client-centered, and evidence-based occupational therapy, feeding, and speech treatment to children 0 to 21 years of age. Treatment is also delivered when needed within the client’s home, at school, or on the playground.


Kids Therapy, Ltd.

1860 W Winchester Road, Suite 108, Libertyville, IL 60048 
(847) 573-9486
22285 Pepper Road, Suite 301 Lake Barrington, IL 60010
(847) 842-0597

Provides Physical, Occupational, Speech and Feeding Therapies. 


Kids in Sync Pediatric Occupational Therapy

1820 W. Webster Ave., Suite 304, Chicago, IL 60614
(773) 235-5070
info@kids-in-sync.com

Provides pediatric occupational therapy services guided by the principles of the DIR/Floortime Model, the Sensory Integration Model and other modalities to support sensory processing, motor control, self-regulation capacities, and overall functional independence.


Kids Unlimited Therapy Services, LLC

820 North Boulevard, Oak Park, IL 60301
(708) 524-2445

Provides OT, PT, and Speech services, along with DIR/Floortime and social group interventions.


La Rabida Children's Hospital

6501 S Promontory Drive, Chicago, IL 60649 
773-363-6700 

Provides assessment and occupational therapy services. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Langston Pediatric Therapy

630-553-8444
office@langstonpediatrictherapy.com
10 Saravanos Drive Yorkville, IL 60560

Provides physical, occupational and speech therapy for individuals 0-21.  


LEEP Forward Developmental Center

Lorell Marin, MST, DT, Founder
1280 W. Washington Blvd., Chicago, IL 60607
(773) 255-8155
leepforward1@aol.com

Services span early childhood through adolescence. Provides individual and group (social skills) therapy for children with autism, Asperger's and SPD using a DIR/Floortime approach. Additionally, services include assessment and treatment in developmental, speech and language, occupational, physical and behavior therapy services. ABA services are provided in-home and in-clinic. LEEP is also a certified Early Intervention program.


Lillian Chen-Byerley, MS, OTR-L, RCTC

171 Lagoon Drive, Northfield, IL 60093-3509
(847) 446-9484
fourchen@sbcglobal.net

Provides assessment and occupational therapy services.


Little Friends Center for Autism, Inc.

140 N. Wright St., Naperville, IL 60540
(630) 305-4196

Treatment for autism spectrum disorder, including psychological, speech, occupational therapy, and social skills. Additionally, residential services are available to both children and adults needing more supported care.


Little Steps Pediatric Therapy

847-707-6744
Chicago: 1945 W. Wilson Ave., Chicago, IL 60640
Willowbrook: 625 Plainfield Road Unit 224, Willowbrook, IL 60527
Glenview: 1850 Johns Drive, Glenview, IL 60025
Highland Park: 1442 Old Skokie Valley Road, Highland Park, IL 60035
Wilmette: 1123 Greenleaf Avenue, Wilmette, IL 60091

Clinical services include speech and language therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, and feeding therapy.


Loyola Medicine – Pediatric Support Services 

2160 S 1st Ave, Maywood, IL 60153
888-584-7888

Loyola’s developmental pediatrician works with an experienced team to care for children with disabilities, behavior issues and developmental issues—including physical, learning and language delays. We provide evaluations and treatment recommendations including family and individual counseling and feeding, speech, physical, and occupational therapies. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Lumiere Children's Therapy

811 W. Evergreen Ave., Suite 306, Chicago, IL 60642
(312) 242-1665
info@lumierechild.com

Multidisciplinary pediatric therapy program located in Chicago that serves the developmental needs of children and their families. Services, both in-home and center-based, include ABA Therapy, Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Social Work. A therapeutic preschool program, enrichment classes, and summer camps are also available.


Lurie Children’s Hospital

1.800.543.7362
6 locations available: Lincoln Park, Northbrook, New Lenox, Grayslake, Westchester, & Westbrook

Provides occupational therapy to help your child be able to participate in the occupational skills of infancy, childhood and adolescence ― whether it’s helping your baby interact with you, assisting your child so they have the skills to interact with peers, or being able to dress themselves in the morning. We will help maximize your child’s potential for success and independence by coordinating their thinking, speaking, hearing, seeing, feeling, smelling and eating with helpful and developmentally appropriate body movements and behaviors. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital - Pediatric Program

26W171 Roosevelt Rd., Wheaton, IL 60187
(630) 909-8542

The Marianjoy Pediatric Program uses physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech-language pathology and neuropsychology to treat pediatric patients with an array of conditions, including autism. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Maureen Karwowski, OTR-L 

200 Easy St., Suite H, Carol Stream, IL 60188
(630) 915-3646

Provides occupational therapy evaluation and treatment using DIR and sensory integration approach.


Mobile Therapy Centers of America

1870 W. Winchester Rd #203 Libertyville, IL, 60048
(847) 816-7200
info@mtcus.com

MTC provides free developmental screenings. Speech/Language, ABA, Behavioral and Occupational Therapy services are provided either in home, at our center or in your child’s regular school or childcare setting.


Nature’s Edge Therapy Center, Inc.

Director Becky Payne, MATCCC/SLP/HPCS
2523 14¾ Avenue, Rice Lake, WI 54868
(715) 859-6670

Assessment and treatment for patients that have fine motor delays, sensory integration dysfunction, feeding challenges, assessing for adaptive equipment, difficulty attending and following direction, as well as emotional and behavioral deficits.


North Shore Pediatric Therapy

Main Location: 1657 West Cortland Street, Chicago, IL 6062
Other locations: Chicago, Deerfield, Des Plaines, Glenview, Lincolnwood, Evanston, Lake Bluff, and Hinsdale
(877) 486-4140
info@KidsBlossom.com

Provides ABA, Feeding, OT, PT, SLP, Psychologists, Individual & Family Therapy. Ages: Birth to 18 years old


Northwestern Medicine Outpatient Rehab: Crystal Lake

394 Federal Dr, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Outpatient rehab center 
(815) 459-3810

Offers Speech, Occupational. Physical and aquatic Therapies to children 0-17. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Northwestern Medicine Outpatient Rehab: Sycamore

2111 Midlands Court Sycamore, Illinois 60178
Outpatient rehab center 
630-933-1500

Offers Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapies to children and adults. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Northwestern Medicine Outpatient Rehab: Winfield

25 Winfield Rd Suites 407, 430 And 506, Winfield, IL 60190
(630) 933-1500

Offers Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapies to children and adults. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Oak Tree Developmental Center

1640 N. Wells St. #103 Chicago, IL 60614
312-642-4300
oaktree@oaktreekids.com

Services include Occupational Therapy, Speech, Behavioral Therapy (LCSW), Physical Therapy, group services (social, therapeutic, executive functioning, etc.), school-based therapies, and home health therapy for Early Intervention.


Pediatric Therapy Group

631.804.4268
ozzie@pediatrictherapygroup.net

Provides ABA, Physical, Occupational and Speech therapy services. The team supports a comprehensive ABA model (35+ week) and specialize in the 2-6 year old population, though serves through early adolescence.


POP Pediatric Therapy (Power of Play)

7421 West Madison St.  Forest Park, Illinois 60130

Offers Occupational and Speech Therapy, individual therapy, Early Intervention services, Social Groups and nutrition consultation.


Positive Development

(833) 587-1784
Chicago (Bucktown): 1820 W Webster Ave, Suite 430 Chicago, IL 60614
Chicago (Hyde Park): 1525 E. 55th Street, Suite 302 Chicago, IL 60615
Deerfield: 155 N. Pfingsten Rd., Suite 150 Deerfield, IL 60015
Metro East Area: 4972 Benchmark Centre Drive, Suite 200 Swansea IL, 62226

Provides Developmental, OT, Speech and Feeding therapies. Counseling/mental health services include individual child/adolescent psychotherapy (both play therapy and talk therapy), Parent/child therapy and family psychotherapy.  Some Medicaid plans accepted.


Project Org + Design Studio (PODS)

1401 E 79th Street Chicago, IL 60619
Jon Barnes, Senior Director - jon@projectorg.com
773.221.7171

PODS provides the full scale of therapy services and serves as a one stop shop for children on the spectrum of autism to receive ABA, Occupational, Speech, Physical and Nutrition services.  We also have a full service inclusive preschool for children with and without developmental delays ages 15 mos.-5 years, and an after-school and summer program for children ages 6-13.


Rush Health Associates

2011 York Rd Ste 2000A Oak Brook, IL 60523
708-492-5630

Provides Occupational and Speech therapy services to individuals ages 0 - 18.


RUSH Kids Pediatric Therapy

Multiple Locations (click for address and phone): Chicago, LaGrangeNaperville-North, Naperville-South, Libertyville, Aurora, Orland Park, St. Charles, and Crystal Lake.

Provides therapy for children from birth to age 21 with a wide range of needs. Services include Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, ABA, and Feeding Therapy.


Rush University Medical Center

Child: 1653 W. Congress Pkwy. Chicago, IL 60612
(312) 942-1204

Provides occupational therapy evaluation and treatment. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Saint Anthony Hospital - Rehabilitation Services

Saint Anthony Hospital: 2875 West 19th Street, Chicago, IL 60623 - 773.484.4150
Little Village Clinic: 3059 West 26th Street - 773.696.9050
Kedzie Clinic: 4455 South Kedzie Avenue - 773.523.2416
SAH Physical Therapy: 1600 West 13th Street - 312.243.5582

Saint Anthony Hospital offers individualized treatment plans, covering a wide variety of needs, for all ages – now at four convenient locations. Rehabilitation services include physical and occupational therapy, audiology, and speech therapy. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital (Sinai Health System)

1401 South California Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60608
773.522.2010

Schwab’s pediatric rehabilitation program serves children and adolescents with disabling medical conditions and their families including autism spectrum disorder. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Shriners Hospitals for Children

2211 N Oak Park Ave, Chicago, IL 60707
(773) 622-5400

Provides rehabilitation therapies including Speech, OT, Physical Therapy and Aquatic Therapy for language, motor and adaptive skill deficits. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Small Friends Therapy

Emily Romasanta, MS, OTR-L
(773) 951-7201
smallfriendstherapy@gmail.com

Provides occupational therapy evaluation, consultation, and treatment.


Smart Moves Pediatrics

7929 Cermak Rd. Unit C North Riverside, IL 60546
colton@smartmovespediatrics.com
708-442-0023

Clinical services include speech and language therapy, occupational therapy, and physical therapy.


Speech and Language Pathways LLC

847-268-3799
info@slpathways.com
711 W Maude Avenue Arlington Heights, IL 60004

Provides Speech, Occupational and social skills therapy services for ages 2 - 18 as well as AAC evaluation for kids and young adults, training and intervention. Bilingual speech therapy available.


Stacey Glorioso, OTR-L 

13246 S. Route 59, Suite 100, Plainfield, IL 60586
(815) 351-5770
staots@yahoo.com

Trained in the development and implementation of the Picture Exchange Communication System, Sensory Integration, DIR, and modifying environments to meet each child's sensory needs.


Stepping Stones Pediatric Therapy

Shilpa Sharma
6320 W. 159th St., Suite F, Oak Forest, IL 60452
(708) 466-3347

Specializing in autism spectrum disorders and Sensory Integrative Dysfunction. Types of services provided include occupational therapy evaluations and treatment, therapeutic listening skills and Sequential Oral Sensory (SOS) approach.


Strive ABA Consultants

Serving the Chicagoland and NW Indiana areas
In-clinic services located in Oak Forest, Merriville and Chicago (Southside – 60643) 
773-589-4667
striveabaconsultants@gmail.com

Provides in-clinic and in-home (when appropriate) ABA therapy for children ages, 2-26 and serves Chicagoland area, including north and south side, South Suburbs and Joliet area. Additionally, provides Speech, Occupational & Feeding therapies, along with AAC evaluation and support securing a device through insurance as appropriate. Provides financial assistance for diagnostic evaluations, delivered by Adapt Psychological Services. Accepts some Medicaid plans. Strive assists with transportation to clinics as needed at no cost to families. 


SwedishAmerican Hospital
Pediatric Therapy And Adult Speech Therapy

209 9th St, Rockford, IL 61104
(779) 696-4470

The staff includes registered and licensed occupational therapists, physical therapists and speech language pathologists. We treat children with a variety of diagnosis, including, autism, attention deficit disorder, cerebral palsy, down syndrome, spina bifida, spinal cord injury, cognitive and developmental delays, language disorders, hearing loss, sensory integration dysfunction and many more. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Therapeutic Links, PC

Tracy Lyndon, OTR-L
Grayslake, IL & McHenry, IL
(847) 548-3458, ext. 1

Offers evaluation, consultation, in-clinic sessions (individual and group) and sessions in community settings (e.g. home-based, outdoors, gymnastics facility, horse back riding).


TherapyWorks

312.780.0820
michelle@therapyworks.com
In-clinic: 778 Frontage Road, Suites 101 & 102 Northfield, IL 60093 
In-home: Chicago and surrounding suburbs

In-home and in-clinic speech, language and feeding therapy, occupational therapy and physical therapy provider with an online platform that allows parents to schedule appointments with local pediatric therapists for in-home services.


Timber Ridge Pediatric Therapy

Laura Goltz, OT
8707 Skokie Blvd., Suite 402 Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 877-5210
goltzlaura@gmail.com

Provides occupational therapy. Addresses fine motor skills, core strength, upper body strength, coordination, and self-regulation.


Treehouse Pediatric Therapy 

Woodridge: 3351 Hobson Road, Suite. B. Woodridge, IL  60517
Batavia: 131 Flinn Street, Unit A. Batavia, IL 60510
630-541-3652
info@treehousepediatric.com

Treehouse Pediatric Therapy is an outpatient pediatric therapy clinic that provides services to children between the ages of 0 and 18. Center-based services include physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech & language therapy, pelvic floor health, dietitian, feeding, social groups, and ABA therapy.


UChicago: Comer Children’s Hospital 
Pediatric Physical & Occupational Therapy

5841 S. Maryland Avenue Chicago, IL 60637
773-702-1000

Offers pediatric speech, occupational and physical therapy evaluation and treatment. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Uniquely You 

(779) 707-3717
welcome@uniquelyyou.email
400 E. Lincoln Hwy Suite 102 New Lenox, IL 60451

Provides OT, Individual and group therapy to individuals across the lifespan. Uniquely You Behavioral Health is dedicated to serving the neurodivergent (ND) community and their families, with specialization in support ASD, ADHD, Trauma, Parents, Siblings and Couples or Family Therapy. Utilizes a variety of play-based (DIR/Floortime) and traditional therapy models. Insurance information here.


University of Illinois Institute for Juvenile Research Developmental Disabilities Clinic

Intake Coordinator: Ginny Griffin or Lizabeth Fernandez
1640 W. Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60608
(312) 413-1490
giginny@uic.edu

Occupational therapy evaluations and treatment conducted in English children and adults with an intellectual or developmental disability. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Vital Rehabilitation

5820 W. Irving Park Road Chicago, IL 60634
(773) 685-8482; 773-975-6830
contact@vitalrehabilitation.com

Provides physical therapy evaluations in the clinic, home or community. Provides Occupational Therapy, Speech and Language Therapy, Aquatic therapy, Neuro Developmental Treatment (NDT) and Cuevas MEDEK Exercise (CME). Medicaid taken only at Lakeview location.


WEE Speech, PC

Julie Levin, Speech Pathologist
8833 Gross Point Road, Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 329-8226
office@weespeech.com

Provides occupational therapy evaluation and treatment.


Westside Children's Therapy

Locations throughout the Chicagoland area, including Frankfort, Shorewood, Joliet, Plainfield, Wheaton, Glen Ellyn, Schaumburg, Orland Park, New Lenox, Tinley Park, Willowbrook, Carol Stream, and Shorewood. 
815-469-1500

Provides ABA, speech, feeding, physical, occupational therapy and counseling. Additionally, Westside offers diagnostic evaluation/testing and summer camp programming. Insurance information here

Physical Therapy

Advocate Children's Hospital - Pediatric Therapy Center

Park Ridge: ACH Outpatient Center - W. Dempster St., Yacktman Pavilion 3rd floor Park Ridge, IL 60068, (847) 723-4532 
Palos Heights: Advocate Christ Outpatient Center - 12350 South Harlem Ave., Palos Heights, IL 60463, 708-684-3200
Oak Lawn: Advocate Christ Outpatient Pavilion - 95th Street and Kilbourn Avenue, 7th Floor,  Oak Lawn, IL 60453, 708-684-9890
Wilmette: Chicagoland Children's Health Alliance - 3232 Lake Avenue, Wilmette, IL 60091, 847-723-4532

Provides Speech, Occupational and Physical therapies to patients 0 - 18. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital - Rehabilitation and Wellness

3815 Highland Ave., Downers Grove, IL 60515
(630) 275-2600 Option 2

Provides Occupational and Physical Therapy options for patients 11-18. Provides Speech, Occupational and Physical therapy all adults. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Advocate Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Hospital

5150 Northwest Highway, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(847) 842-4057

Offers Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapy services for patients of all ages. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Arlington Pediatric Therapy Management Services, Ltd.

Krista Stewart
3105 N. Wilke Road, Suite H, Arlington Heights, IL 60004-1450
(847) 255-8690 ext. 120

Offers standardized evaluation of motor skills and function, neuron-developmental treatment, manual therapy (myofascial release, craniosacral therapy and joint mobilization), etc.


Aspire Kids

Eamon Shannon Center
1815 S. Wolf Road, Hillside, IL 60162
(708) 236-0979
kruffulo@aspireofillinois.org

Provides pediatric assessment and physical therapy services, including Lite Gait therapy.


Assential Therapies

847-699-9757
info@atmfc.com
Locations in N and NW Chicagoland: Albany Park, Chicago, Des Plaines, Edison Park, Evanston, Jefferson Park, Niles, Norwood Park, Park Ridge & Skokie

Specialty Feeding Clinic, Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and Group therapy for infants, toddlers, elementary and middle school children. Insurance information here.


BDI Playhouse Children's Therapy

Aurora: 600 N. Commons Drive, Suite 102 Aurora, IL  60504 
Orland Park: 11411 W. 183rd Street. Suite B Orland Park 60467
708.478.1820 

Provides Occupational, Physical, and Speech Therapy along with Aquatic Therapy, Gait Clinic, Feeding Clinic, Casting and Bike Riding Lessons for kids and young adults (birth - 25).


Beth Osten & Associates

3100 Dundee Rd. Suite 704 Northbrook, Il, 60062
(847) 663-1020

Multidisciplinary therapy program focused on skill-building and tailored to meet the needs of children, adolescents, and adults. Services include Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Speech Therapy, and Developmental Therapy for ages, birth to three years. Mental health services and specialty services are also available.


Bloom Pediatric Therapies

445 Park Ave, Suites A&B, Cary, IL 60013
847.791.5517
bloompediatrictherapies@gmail.com 

Provides speech, feeding, occupational, and physical therapies for ages birth to 21. 


Blossom Therapy

1927 W. Belmont Ave Chicago, IL 60657
773-857-0006
laura@blossomtherapychicago.com

Blossom Pediatric Occupational Therapy and Speech Therapy specialists are a team of knowledgeable and compassionate experts who provide evaluations, consultations, and treatment to newborn babies to ten year old children in a home setting, daycare, and our clinic.


Center for Health Services

2500 W Higgins Road, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169                                                                      
(847) 893-9788 
info@centerforhealthservices.org  

Provides therapies including: Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Behavior Therapy Speech Therapy, Specialty Therapy Services and Family Therapy and / Counseling. Additionally, the center provides Nutrition Therapy and Health and Wellness education. Accepts some Medicaid plans. 


Chicago Pediatric Therapy & Wellness Center, LLC

1739 N Elston Avenue. Chicago, IL 60642
(773) 672-7775

Chicago Pediatric Therapy & Wellness Center, LLC is a therapist-owned, pediatric therapy clinic that provides physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, developmental therapy, aba/autism therapy, and social work services in the clinic, home, or school setting.


Children's Therapy & Rehab Specialists

790 Fletcher Drive, Suite 101, Elgin, IL  60123
(847) 697-7800
lbowman@childtherapyrehab.com

Free 15-minute screening to help parents and primary care physicians determine the necessity of a therapy evaluation. Other locations in Lindenhurst and North Barrington.


Children's Therapy Connections

15255 S Harlem Ave, Orland Park, IL 60462
708-226-9200

Provides Speech, OT, Feeding and Physical Therapies, as well as ABA programming and counseling. Additional services include community function assistance, aquatic therapy, nutrition assessment and treatment and therapeutic listening. 


Communication Clubhouse

Downers Grove Site: 2901 Finley Road, Suite 102, Downers Grove, IL 60515, 630-495-6800
North Mayfair: 4908 N. Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60630, 773-205-8505
Roscoe Village Site: 2630 W. Bradley Place, Suite A. Chicago, IL 60618, 312-955-0089
info@clubhousetherapy.com

Provides ABA therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, feeding therapy & nutrition, and social groups.


Community Therapy Services, PC

Carol Hrodey, MS, OTR/L, Clinic Director
40W310 LaFox Road Suite 1AB, St. Charles, IL  60175
630-444-0077
info@ctspediatrics.com or cdcts@ctspediatrics.com

Provides evaluation and physical therapy treatment services.


Cortica

2255 Enterprise Dr, Ste 5501, Westchester, IL 60154
(708) 965-4123
enroll@corticacare.com 

Provides diagnostic evaluations, as well as ongoing medical and therapeutic care. Medical services include pediatric neurology, nutrition and medication management. Therapeutic services include Early Intervention services for children 0-3 and therapeutic pre-school for children ages 3-5. Additional services for aged children 3 and up include counseling, ABA (in-home and in-center), occupational therapy, speech therapy, physical therapy and music therapy.   pediatric neurologists and pediatricians, we identify the underlying causes of developmental differences and create customized treatment programs based on the child’s neurobiology and developmental profile. 


Easterseals Central Illinois

507 East Armstrong Avenue, Peoria, IL 61603-3201 
(309) 686-1177

Provides interdisciplinary pediatric therapy and support for the whole child, and your whole family. Services include: Early Intervention, Feeding therapy, Speech Therapy, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Counseling. Additional autism services include ABA, DIR/Floortime, assistive technology clinics, adaptive swim lessons, care management, diagnostic evaluations, social skills groups, residential day camp and parent training. 


Easterseals DuPage & Fox Valley

Locations in: Elgin, Naperville and Villa Park 
Diagnostic Services: Mary Beth Scholtes at 630.261.6287 or mscholtes@eastersealsdfvr.org
All other services:  630.282.2022
For Spanish services or if you live in Hanover Township: Brenda Delgado at 847.742.3264

Autism services include Behavior therapy, Feeding Therapy, Speech Therapy, Assistive Technology Therapy, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Nutritional therapy.  Additionally, they offer diagnostic evaluations, parent training and parent/sibling support groups. Serving children birth – 18. Some Medicaid plans accepted, as well as sliding scale; more insurance information here.


Easterseals Joliet 

Serving Will, Grundy, Kendall, Kankakee, Ford & Iroquois Counties
212 Barney Drive Joliet, IL  60435
815.927.5472 

Easterseals Joliet offers a variety of support services for young children including Early Intervention, Jump Start, and inclusive childcare and preschool for children ages 6 weeks to 5 years old.  Parents can contact the Autism and Medical Diagnostic Clinic for diagnostic evaluations and pediatric therapy including feeding, speech, occupational, physical, developmental, social skills, and ABA. The clinic also provides parent support groups and inclusive childcare during meetings. 


Edward-Elmhurst Hospital 

Rehabilitation team at Edward Hospital: 630-527-3375
Rehabilitation team at Elmhurst Hospital: 331-221-5840
Pediatric locations in: Addison, Elmhurst, Hinsdale, Lombard, Naperville, Plainfield, 

The pediatric rehabilitation team provides Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapy to children from birth through adolescence. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Eyas Landing

1409 W. Carroll Ave., Chicago, Il 60607
(312) 733-0883
moreinfo@eyaslanding.com

Eyas Landing is an evidence-based and family centered pediatric therapy clinic for children with developmental delays. Provides: Speech, OT, Developmental, Behavioral (ABA), and social work interventions. 


Helping Hand Rehabilitation Center

9649 W. 55th St., Countryside, IL 60525
(708) 352-3580, ext. 437
Outpatient clinic for children with a wide array of disabilities and delays. Clinic provides individuals with physical therapy, occupational therapy, music therapy, and speech and language evaluation and treatment. Behavioral health clinic provides individual psychotherapy and individual/family behavioral therapy services for all ages. Accepts some Medicaid plans.  


Helping Hands 

185 S Marley Rd New Lenox, IL 60451
815-462-4928
info@helpinghandstherapy.org

Provides speech therapy, occupational therapy, and physical therapy to children 0-14 years old in a clinic setting. Helping Hands uses a collaborative, cross disciplinary approach and provides solutions to target challenging situations by meeting with families in the community and provides on-going family support with home suggestions. 


HLC Therapy Group, LLC

1301 Pyott Rd. Suite 109 Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
hello@hlctherapy.com
(847) 829-0922

Provides autism diagnostic evaluation, as well as Speech, Occupational, Feeding, Aquatic, and Physical Therapies. In-clinic, in-home and telehealth. Summer camp programming (https://www.hlctherapy.com/summercamps) ages 2-15 also available. 


Hpt Kids Pediatric Therapy

Shorewood: 860 Center Ct.  - Unit C Shorewood, IL  60404 - (815) 773-9000 
Dekalb Clinic: 1715 Dekalb Ave - Suite 125 Sycamore, IL  60178 - (815) 991-5760 
School Based Administration Office Information: 815-730-1800

Hillmann Pediatric Therapy is a Clinic, School Based, and Home Therapy based services organization.  Provides physical, occupational and speech therapy for individuals 0-21.   


Hummingbird Pediatric Therapies

Westmont: (630) 560-0136, linda@hummingbirdpediatrictherapies.com 
Woodridge: (630) 442-7662, maggie@hummingbirdpediatrictherapies.com
Service areas include the following and surrounding areas: Hinsdale, Clarendon Hills, Westmont, Oak Brook Terrace, Oak Brook, Western Springs, Willow Springs, La Grange, La Grange Park, Downers Grove, Woodridge, Plainfield, Lemont, Romeoville, Homer Glen, Lockport, Joliet, Naperville, Brookfield, Palos Park, Orland Park, Countryside, Elmhurst, Lombard, Villa Park, Westmont, Darien, Burr Ridge, Bolingbrook, Lisle, Indian Head Park, Chicago-Midway, Westchester.

Services include:  Developmental, Feeding, Speech, Occupational and Physical therapies, as well as therapeutic preschool (ages 2-7), pediatric counseling, and group services (social language playgroups). Added services include: art therapy, aquatic therapy, hippotherapy, handwriting without tears, interactive metronome, therapeutic listening 


Imagine Pediatric Therapy

Tanja Golsch, PT, DPT
Joy Ehlenfeldt, PT
606 W. Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60607
(312) 588-5050

Provides assessment and physical therapy services.


In2GreatTherapy

1371 Abbott ct. Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
info@in2greattherapy.com 
847-777-8995

Offers PT, OT, Speech, Feeding Therapy, ABA and mental health services (DIR/Floortime model as well as various other therapeutic approaches); Skills in creating sensory diets, therapeutic listening programs and community transition plans for individuals birth - young adult. Additionally, offers school readiness programs for children 2-5, Therapeutic summer camps (options for ages 3-17) and social skills groups (children and teens)


KatieBug Therapy, Ltd.

2156 Deep Water Lane, Naperville, IL 60564
(630) 904-0700
info@katiebugtherapy.com 

Provides speech therapy, occupational therapy, feeding therapy, physical therapy and early intervention services.  


Kids Can Do, Inc.

19100 S. Crescent Drive, Suite 101, Mokena, IL 60448
(708) 478-5400
info@kidscando.org

Provides a variety of treatment interventions for children who are faced with medical and/or developmental challenges including: developmental activities, therapeutic exercise, balance and coordination activities, adaptive play activities, mobility training, safety and prevention programs, and activities to promote overall wellness.


Kids Therapy, Ltd.

1860 W Winchester Road, Suite 108, Libertyville, IL 60048 
(847) 573-9486
22285 Pepper Road, Suite 301 Lake Barrington, IL 60010
(847) 842-0597

Provides Physical, Occupational, Speech and Feeding Therapies. 


Kids Unlimited Therapy Services, LLC

820 North Boulevard, Oak Park, IL 60301
(708) 524-2445

Provides OT, PT, and Speech services, along with DIR/Floortime and social group interventions.


La Rabida Children's Hospital

6501 S Promontory Dr, Chicago, IL 60649
(773) 256-5957

Provides assessment and physical therapy services. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Langston Pediatric Therapy

630-553-8444
office@langstonpediatrictherapy.com
10 Saravanos Drive Yorkville, IL 60560

Provides physical, occupational and speech therapy for individuals 0-21.  


LEEP Forward Developmental Center

Lorell Marin, MST, DT, Founder
1280 W. Washington Blvd., Chicago, IL 60607
(773) 255-8155
leepforward1@aol.com

Services span early childhood through adolescence. Provides individual and group (social skills) therapy for children with autism, Asperger's and SPD using a DIR/Floortime approach. Additionally, services include assessment and treatment in developmental, speech and language, occupational, physical and behavior therapy services. ABA services are provided in-home and in-clinic. LEEP is also a certified Early Intervention program.


Lisa Barich, PT

9707 Skokie Blvd., Suite 402, Skokie, IL 60077
(773) 616-7638
barichlisag@gmail.com

Provides physical therapy evaluation and treatment, addressing gross motor skills, motor planning, orthotics, compression garments and biomechanics alignment.


Little Steps Pediatric Therapy

847-707-6744
Chicago: 1945 W. Wilson Ave., Chicago, IL 60640
Willowbrook: 625 Plainfield Road Unit 224, Willowbrook, IL 60527
Glenview: 1850 Johns Drive, Glenview, IL 60025
Highland Park: 1442 Old Skokie Valley Road, Highland Park, IL 60035
Wilmette: 1123 Greenleaf Avenue, Wilmette, IL 60091

Clinical services include speech and language therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, and feeding therapy.


Loyola Medicine – Pediatric Support Services 

2160 S 1st Ave, Maywood, IL 60153
888-584-7888

Loyola’s developmental pediatrician works with an experienced team to care for children with disabilities, behavior issues and developmental issues—including physical, learning and language delays. We provide evaluations and treatment recommendations including family and individual counseling and feeding, speech, physical, and occupational therapies. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Lumiere Children's Therapy

811 W. Evergreen Ave., Suite 306, Chicago, IL 60642
(312) 242-1665
info@lumierechild.com

Multidisciplinary pediatric therapy program located in Chicago that serves the developmental needs of children and their families. Services, both in-home and center-based, include ABA Therapy, Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Social Work. A therapeutic preschool program, enrichment classes, and summer camps are also available.


Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital - Pediatric Program

26W171 Roosevelt Rd., Wheaton, IL 60187
(630) 909-8542

The Marianjoy Pediatric Program uses physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech-language pathology and neuropsychology to treat pediatric patients with an array of conditions, including autism. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Nature’s Edge Therapy Center, Inc.

Director Becky Payne, MATCCC/SLP/HPCS
2523 14¾ Ave., Rice Lake, WI 54868
(715) 859-6670

Assessment and treatment for patients that have gross motor delays and motor planning deficits, as well as assessing for adaptive equipment Private insurance accepted.


North Shore Pediatric Therapy

1308 Waukegan Road, Suite 103, Glenview, IL 60025
(877) 486-4140
info@KidsBlossom.com

Provides physical therapy evaluation and treatment for the following conditions: gross motor delay, torticollis, athletic injuries, toe walking, physical activity for weight management and functional limitations due to obesity, hypotonia, orthopedic disorders, and neurologic disorders.


Northwestern Medicine Outpatient Rehab: Crystal Lake

394 Federal Dr, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Outpatient rehab center 
(815) 459-3810

Offers Speech, Occupational. Physical and aquatic Therapies to children 0-17. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Northwestern Medicine Outpatient Rehab: Sycamore

2111 Midlands Court Sycamore, Illinois 60178
Outpatient rehab center 
630-933-1500

Offers Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapies to children and adults. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Northwestern Medicine Outpatient Rehab: Winfield

25 Winfield Rd Suites 407, 430 And 506, Winfield, IL 60190
(630) 933-1500

Offers Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapies to children and adults. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Oak Tree Developmental Center

1640 N. Wells St. #103 Chicago, IL 60614
312-642-4300
oaktree@oaktreekids.com

Services include Occupational Therapy, Speech, Behavioral Therapy (LCSW), Physical Therapy, group services (social, therapeutic, executive functioning, etc.), school-based therapies, and home health therapy for Early Intervention.


Pediatric Therapy Group

631.804.4268
ozzie@pediatrictherapygroup.net

Provides ABA, Physical, Occupational and Speech therapy services. The team supports a comprehensive ABA model (35+ week) and specialize in the 2-6 year old population, though serves through early adolescence.


Project Org + Design Studio (PODS)

1401 E 79th Street Chicago, IL 60619
Jon Barnes, Senior Director - jon@projectorg.com
773.221.7171

PODS provides the full scale of therapy services and serves as a one stop shop for children on the spectrum of autism to receive ABA, Occupational, Speech, Physical and Nutrition services.  We also have a full service inclusive preschool for children with and without developmental delays ages 15 mos.-5 years, and an after-school and summer program for children ages 6-13.


RUSH Kids Pediatric Therapy

Multiple Locations (click for address and phone): Chicago, LaGrangeNaperville-North, Naperville-South, Libertyville, Aurora, Orland Park, St. Charles, and Crystal Lake.

Provides therapy for children from birth to age 21 with a wide range of needs. Services include Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, ABA, and Feeding Therapy.


Saint Anthony Hospital - Rehabilitation Services

Saint Anthony Hospital: 2875 West 19th Street, Chicago, IL 60623 - 773.484.4150
Little Village Clinic: 3059 West 26th Street - 773.696.9050
Kedzie Clinic: 4455 South Kedzie Avenue - 773.523.2416
SAH Physical Therapy: 1600 West 13th Street - 312.243.5582

Saint Anthony Hospital offers individualized treatment plans, covering a wide variety of needs, for all ages – now at four convenient locations. Rehabilitation services include physical and occupational therapy, audiology, and speech therapy. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital (Sinai Health System)

1401 South California Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60608
773.522.2010

Schwab’s pediatric rehabilitation program serves children and adolescents with disabling medical conditions and their families including autism spectrum disorder. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Shriners Hospitals for Children

2211 N Oak Park Ave, Chicago, IL 60707
(773) 622-5400

Provides rehabilitation therapies including Speech, OT, Physical Therapy and Aquatic Therapy for language, motor and adaptive skill deficits. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Smart Moves Pediatrics

7929 Cermak Rd. Unit C North Riverside, IL 60546
colton@smartmovespediatrics.com
708-442-0023

Clinical services include speech and language therapy, occupational therapy, and physical therapy.


SwedishAmerican Hospital
Pediatric Therapy And Adult Speech Therapy

209 9th St, Rockford, IL 61104
(779) 696-4470

The staff includes registered and licensed occupational therapists, physical therapists and speech language pathologists. We treat children with a variety of diagnosis, including, autism, attention deficit disorder, cerebral palsy, down syndrome, spina bifida, spinal cord injury, cognitive and developmental delays, language disorders, hearing loss, sensory integration dysfunction and many more. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


TherapyWorks

312.780.0820
michelle@therapyworks.com
In-clinic: 778 Frontage Road, Suites 101 & 102 Northfield, IL 60093 
In-home: Chicago and surrounding suburbs

In-home and in-clinic speech, language and feeding therapy, occupational therapy and physical therapy provider with an online platform that allows parents to schedule appointments with local pediatric therapists for in-home services.


Treehouse Pediatric Therapy 

Woodridge: 3351 Hobson Road, Suite. B. Woodridge, IL  60517
Batavia: 131 Flinn Street, Unit A. Batavia, IL 60510
630-541-3652
info@treehousepediatric.com

Treehouse Pediatric Therapy is an outpatient pediatric therapy clinic that provides services to children between the ages of 0 and 18. Center-based services include physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech & language therapy, pelvic floor health, dietitian, feeding, social groups, and ABA therapy.


UChicago: Comer Children’s Hospital 
Pediatric Physical & Occupational Therapy

5841 S. Maryland Avenue Chicago, IL 60637
773-702-1000

Offers pediatric speech, occupational and physical therapy evaluation and treatment. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Vital Rehabilitation

5820 W. Irving Park Road Chicago, IL 60634
(773) 685-8482; 773-975-6830
contact@vitalrehabilitation.com

Provides physical therapy evaluations in the clinic, home or community. Provides Occupational Therapy, Speech and Language Therapy, Aquatic therapy, Neuro Developmental Treatment (NDT) and Cuevas MEDEK Exercise (CME). Medicaid taken only at Lakeview location.


Westside Children's Therapy

Locations throughout the Chicagoland area, including Frankfort, Shorewood, Joliet, Plainfield, Wheaton, Glen Ellyn, Schaumburg, Orland Park, New Lenox, Tinley Park, Willowbrook, Carol Stream, and Shorewood. 
815-469-1500

Provides ABA, speech, feeding, physical, occupational therapy and counseling. Additionally, Westside offers diagnostic evaluation/testing and summer camp programming. Insurance information here

Psychotherapy

Accepting Therapy

107 W. Van Buren St., Ste 205 Chicago, IL 60605
(773) 442-2338
Ages: 2+

Individual therapy for individuals with well-developed verbal skills.


Advanced Behavioral Solutions

2060 E. Algonquin Road Suite 720, Schaumburg, IL 60173
(847) 496-4693
advancedbehavioral@msn.com

Provides individual psychotherapy using a cognitive-behavioral approach for children and young adults on the ASD/PDD spectrum. Vocational Assessment, Planning, and Career Counseling also available.


Advocate Illinois Masonic Behavioral Health

Chicago: 938 W. Nelson St, Chicago, IL 60657
Phone: (773) 296-3220
Oak Lawn: 4700 W 95th St Suite LL5, Oak Lawn, IL 60453
(800) 216-1110
Bolingbrook: 440 Quadrangle Drive, Suite K Bolingbrook, IL 60440

The Behavioral Health Services team at Advocate provides a comprehensive array of inpatient services for children, adolescents and adults, as well as intensive outpatient services for teens (13-17) and adults with well-developed verbal skills and co-morbid depression and/or anxiety. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center

Pediatric Developmental Center
913 W. Wellington Ave., 3rd Floor Chicago, IL 60657 
872-843-0300

The Autism Treatment Program provides on-site intervention; services to children ages 3-16/17 years old. Services available in English and Spanish. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Advocate Health Care

Childhood Trauma Treatment Program (CTTP) 

Intake: 1-800-216-1110
440 Quadrangle Drive, Suite K. Bolingbrook, IL 60440
4700 W. 95th Street, Suite LL5. Oak Lawn, IL 60453

Provides assessment and counseling services for children and adolescents, ages 4-17, with developmental disabilities that have experienced trauma. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


AFG Family Guidance Center

444 Green Bay Road, Kenilworth, Illinois 60043
(847) 853-0234

Offers clinical services including psychiatric evaluations and medication management, psychological and developmental evaluations, therapy (individual, family, and group for individuals with developed verbal skills), and ADHD coaching. List of providers.


All Kinds of Minds Therapy, PLLC

708 Church Street #221, Evanston Il
allkindsofmindstherapy@gmail.com
847-612-0149

Providing mental health treatment in the context of Neurodivergence for children, teens and adults. Additional services include Couples therapy for Mixed Neurotype couples and parent coaching. Sessions can be conducted in office, in community and virtually. 


Ascension: Autism Spectrum and Developmental Disorders Resource Center

1786 Moon Lake Blvd. Suite 202, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169
847-755-8536
ahbhhheresourcecenter@ascension.org

Provides brief counseling services for individuals (all ages, children through adulthood) with ASD or a DD who have public insurance/Medicaid (please contact for information about application process). Free services to the public include screenings for autism, resource assessments, behavioral consults, triage to services, and monthly recreational groups. Social skills groups for grades pre-k/kindergarten, 3rd-5th and high school. Occasionally, Young adult and Adult groups as well. Scholarships available.


Anne Elyse Morrill-Ploum, LCPC 

10540 South Western Avenue SUITE 506 Chicago, IL 60643
(773) 923-1874

Provides individual and family therapy for children and young adults ages 3-25 years with anxiety, depression, mood disorders, kids and teens with challenging behaviors, ADHD and executive skills deficits, learning disabilities, attachment, trauma, and abuse. 


Apex Pediatric Therapy Services

(847) 604-0955
info@apexped.com

Apex Pediatric Therapy Services is dedicated to providing customized and focused in-home Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) services, Speech therapy and Occupational Therapy to individuals from 2 years to 21 years of age in Chicago and the surrounding suburbs.


Ashley Allis Therapy

Address: 708 Church Street Suite 221 Evanston, IL 60201
ALLISTHERAPY@GMAIL.COM
(262) 215-6506
Ages: Pre-teens to Adults

Provides outpatient therapy to teenagers, young adults, and adults with high functioning autism. I also provide psychoeducation and support to the family members using a strength-based approach to therapy.


Association for Individual Development (AID)

309 New Indian Trail Court, Aurora, IL 60506
(630) 966-4000
info@the-association.org

AID offers support to Kane and Kendall county families of children and adults with disabilities.

Child services include: in-home care to children to prevent the child from being placed into more restrictive care. Additionally, AID offers behavioral health support including psychiatric assessment and medication management and outpatient therapy.

Adult services include: in-home care for training and support (through Adult Waiver), vocational training, skill training, paid work opportunities, community integration and employment to individuals. Additionally, day program services (The STARS Program & the Autism Program) focused on active community integration, volunteer work and fitness activities for participants and residential services are available.

Visit website or FAQ for more detailed information. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Associates in Psychotherapy

Michelle Chaban, PhD
Samantha Fox, Psy.D
Allison Popper Yambor, LCSW
(866) 220-8371
Offices in Chicago, Evanston, and Deerfield

Provides individual and group psychotherapy services for adolescents and adults with ASD. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Behavioral & Counseling Services

224.256.2607
admin@bcs4you.com
Service areas: Crystal Lake, Barrington, McHenry, Harvard, Lake Zurich, Lake In The Hills, Algonquin, Gilberts, East & West Dundee, Carpentersville, Woodstock, Fox River Grove, Cary, South Barrington, Elgin, Huntley, Hampshire, Pingree Grove, Bull Valley, Richmond, Hebron, Antioch, Spring Grove, Johnsburg, Richmond, Lakemoor

Behavioral Health and Mental Health services. Providing In Home ABA services to children ages 2-17 and counseling (in-clinic) for all ages.


Behavioral Psychology Associates

Locations in Arlington Heights, Barrington and Schaumburg
847-303-1880

Provides individual, group and family therapy using a cognitive-behavioral model for children, teens and adults.


Bellosa Counseling, LLC

Christine Bellosa, MA, LCPC
Therapist for Individuals, Couples &  Families
Park Ridge: 350 S. Northwest Highway, Suite 300, Park Ridge, IL 60068; 847.656.5259
St. Charles: 100 Illinois St. Suite 200 St. Charles, IL 60174; 847.220.4977
Christine@BellosaCounseling.com

Provides individuals with ASD of all ages therapy, and well as with couple & family counseling, sibling support and help in other areas such as IEP education.


Best Self, Inc.

(312) 643-0268
info@bestselfinc.com
1332 North Halsted, Suite 403, Chicago IL 60642

Provides individual therapy for individuals with autism ages 3-22, often incorporating parents and/or caregivers into the therapeutic process.


Black Bear Academy 

1801 W Byron Street Chicago, IL 60613
773.244.0700

Black Bear Academy (BBA) is a private program offering academic classes for children 18 months - 6 years old and therapeutic services for ages 3-15 years old. BBA also offers diagnostic, developmental, and speech and occupational therapy evaluations and behavioral health services.  


Brighthouse Diagnostics and Treatment Center

2919 N. Southport Ave., Unit 1 Chicago, IL 60657
773-799-8939
sairakhan@brighthousecenter.com
aprilhall@brighthousecenter.com

Brighthouse provides specialized services to individuals between the ages of 2 and 18 who present with neurodevelopmental, social-emotional, and behavioral challenges. Services include diagnostic evaluations, individual psychotherapy, behavioral therapy, speech therapy, social skills groups and parent workshops. Bilingual (Eng/Spanish) providers.


Center for Enriched Living (CEL)

Robert Vihon Family Resource Center (RVFRC) 
280 Saunders Road Riverwoods, Illinois 60015
847.948.7001

Serve people with all intellectual and developmental disabilities (13+). Family Services: Specialized staff will work with families (one-on-one and in groups) to help them manage life transitions, navigate state-run programs and insurance systems, and prepare guardianship plans. Teen & Adult Services: Specialized staff will work directly with individuals with IDD to build meaningful, independent lives, navigate life’s ups-and-downs, make friends, or deal with the death of a loved one.
Interventions & Treatment: More intensive interventions, tailored to the needs of each member, may include: one-on-one counseling, occupational therapy, or individualized behavior plans.


Center for Health Services

2500 W Higgins Road, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169
(847) 893-9788
info@centerforhealthservices.org

Provides therapies including: Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Behavior Therapy Speech Therapy, Specialty Therapy Services and Family Therapy and / Counseling. Additionally, the center provides Nutrition Therapy and Health and Wellness education.


Center for Mind Health 

lara@centerformindhealth.com 
847-250-9959
Serving Illinois
 
Offers virtual therapy for individuals of  all ages, specializing in individualized working with individuals with autism with verbal language on social skills training and executive functioning; additional specialties in tics, ADHD, OCD and parent training.


Center for Therapeutic Services

9 Crystal Lake Rd., Suite #210 Lake In The Hills, Illinois 60156 - 224.509.8026
4209 W Shamrock Ln., McHenry, IL 60050 - 815.344.9443

Provides therapy for parents and/or children, teens and adults with ASD, as well as ABA services.


Charlie's Gift

Center for Autism and Related Disorders
1048 W. Ogden Ave., Suite 130, Downers Grove, IL 60521
(630) 323-7500 x239
charliesgift@att.net

Provides individual therapeutic services based on behavioral and ABA principles.


Chicago Pediatric Therapy & Wellness Center, LLC

1739 N Elston Avenue. Chicago, IL 60642
(773) 672-7775

Chicago Pediatric Therapy & Wellness Center, LLC is a therapist-owned, pediatric therapy clinic that provides physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, developmental therapy, aba/autism therapy, and social work services in the clinic, home, or school setting.


Chicago Psychotherapy, PLLC
 
Chicago (Lincoln Park): 1901 & 1925 N. Clybourn Ave
Evanston: 636 Church St.
Courtney Gray (Clinic Manager): courtney@chicago-psychotherapy.com
773-697-8839, ext 1 (intake line)

Offers diagnostic evaluation and therapy for individuals ages 3+, including gold-standard ASD assessment. Currently offers clinical groups and workshops related to parenting, childhood anxiety & OCD, ADHD, and social skills for children, teens and young adults.


Children's Research Triangle

info@cr-triangle.org
(312) 726-4011
70 E Lake Street, Suite 1300, Chicago, IL 60601

Provides individual, group and family therapy, along with developmental, medical & psychological evalurations. Visit their website for insurance and fees.


Children's Therapy Connections

15255 S Harlem Ave, Orland Park, IL 60462
708-226-9200

Provides Speech, OT, Feeding and Physical Therapies, as well as ABA programming and counseling. Additional services include community function assistance, aquatic therapy, nutrition assessment and treatment and therapeutic listening. 


Clarity Clinic

Loop: 333 N Michigan Ave #1400, Chicago, IL, (312) 815-9660
River North: 1 E Superior St #306, Chicago, IL (312) 754-9404
Lakeview – Broadway: 3665 N Broadway, Chicago, IL (773) 496-4433
Lakeview - Belmont:  929 W Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL, (312) 530-0323
Arlington Heights: 2101 S Arlington Heights Rd #116, Arlington Heights, IL (847) 666-5339
Evanston: 501 Davis St, Evanston, IL,  (312) 546-4193
Mokena - see webpage

Provides therapy and medication evaluation/management to school-aged children, adolescents and adults with ASD and other mental health needs. Online scheduling here.


Communication Clubhouse

Downers Grove Site: 2901 Finley Road, Suite 102, Downers Grove, IL 60515, 630-495-6800
North Mayfair: 4908 N. Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60630, 773-205-8505
Roscoe Village Site: 2630 W. Bradley Place, Suite A. Chicago, IL 60618, 312-955-0089
info@clubhousetherapy.com

Provides ABA therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, feeding therapy, social work services & nutrition, and social groups.


Comprehensive Psychological Services, P.C.

Michael J. Frey, PhD
3233 N. Arlington Heights Road Suite 208 Arlington Heights, IL 60004
(847) 632-0334
MFrey@psych4kids.com

Provides individual therapy utilizing a variety of interventions including a DIR and cognitive-behavioral model.


Comprehensive Psychological & Speech Svcs LLC

Maria Stewart, PhD, SLP
180 West Park Ave Suite 130 Elmhurst, IL 60126
(847) 632-0334

Licensed clinical psychologist and speech pathologist providing individual therapy for all ages, as well as psychological testing and speech and language evaluation and treatment. Experience in working with individuals with ASD who present with language differences, behavioral challenges, emotional challenges and academic/learning concerns. Therapeutic approaches include CBT, EMDR, Mindfulness, EMDR, SFBT, and play-based therapy. Languages: English, Greek  


CORE Connection Counseling

6040 State Route 53, Suite B, Lisle, IL 60532
(630) 524-4000
info@coreconnectioncc.com

We provide individual counseling, parenting and family support, social & cognitive skills groups, & emotional regulation groups which include: Social CBT, Social Theatre and Zen Zones which blends the Zones of Regulation curriculum with Yoga Kids.


Cortica

2255 Enterprise Dr, Ste 5501, Westchester, IL 60154
(708) 965-4123
enroll@corticacare.com 

Provides diagnostic evaluations, as well as ongoing medical and therapeutic care. Medical services include pediatric neurology, nutrition and medication management. Therapeutic services include Early Intervention services for children 0-3 and therapeutic pre-school for children ages 3-5. Additional services for aged children 3 and up include counseling, ABA (in-home and in-center), occupational therapy, speech therapy, physical therapy and music therapy.   pediatric neurologists and pediatricians, we identify the underlying causes of developmental differences and create customized treatment programs based on the child’s neurobiology and developmental profile. 


Dawn La Brose, MSW, LCSW

Autism & Anxiety Therapists, Inc.
1100 Lake St., Suite 210 E, Oak Park, IL 60301
(847) 338-2525
info@aatherapists.com

Provides therapy to kids, teens, adults and families utilizing a variety of methods including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Social Thinking Model and the Structured TEACCH Method. Specialties include ASD, anxiety and ADHD.


Developmental Disabilities Family Clinic at UIC

Cognition Behavior and Mindfulness Clinic
1640 W Roosevelt Road, 103 DHSP Chicago, IL 60608
312-413-1871 or email John: zyi7@uic.edu

Services include: Language and Cognition Program, Mindfulness and Acceptance Program, Complex Behavior Program, and Caregiver Training and Consultation Program. Services are delivered one-on-one, in group settings and via telehealth. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


DePaul Family and Community Services

2219 North Kenmore Avenue, Suite 300, Chicago IL 60614
(773) 530-3791

The DePaul Family and Community Services is a full-service behavioral health clinic located in Lincoln Park on the campus of DePaul University. We provide quality services focused on children, adolescents and their families. Services are flexible and responsive to the needs of clients/their families; staff are trained in behavioral and naturalistic models including PCIT. The team team of includes highly-skilled Clinical/Community Psychologists, Counselors, a Psychiatrist, and graduate students. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


East Aurora Counseling, Ltd.

Patrick Noonan, LCPC
143 South Lincoln Ave Suite I Aurora, IL 60505
(630) 486-3800
eastauroracounseling143@gmail.com

Offers individual, couples and family therapy, play therapy and case management. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Easterseals Central Illinois

507 East Armstrong Avenue, Peoria, IL 61603-3201 
(309) 686-1177

Provides interdisciplinary pediatric therapy and support for the whole child, and your whole family. Services include: Early Intervention, Feeding therapy, Speech Therapy, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Counseling. Additional autism services include ABA, DIR/Floortime, assistive technology clinics, adaptive swim lessons, care management, diagnostic evaluations, social skills groups, residential day camp and parent training. 


Elena Kaiser, MA, ATR-BC, LCPC

Counseling and Art Therapy
2956 Central St., Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 337-2377
kaiser.elena@comcast.net

Uses the creative process of art-making to help her clients improve and enhance their physical, mental, and emotional well-being.


Elemental Center

Paula Petrosino, MA, LPC
708.364.0580
Locations in Chicago, Orland Park, Downer’s Grove, and Buffalo Grove

Provides individual therapy services to children and adolescents, treatment ranging from traditional talk therapy to mindfulness to hands on approaches including play therapy and art therapy.


Elevate Counseling + Wellness

Maia Marie Wheeler, LCPC, ATR
Chicago, IL 60604
630-580-8080
305 Quail Ridge Drive Westmont, Illinois 60559
53 W Jackson Blvd, Suite 1501 Chicago, IL 60604
Contact form

Provides therapy for teens, adults, couples and families in Chicago and the Western Suburbs. 


Empathic Counseling Center

Ivy Lynn, LCSW
1601 Sherman Avenue, Suite 510, Evanston, IL 60201
847-565-8083
ivy@empathiccounselingcenter.com

Provides individual psychotherapy to support individuals with Asperger's disorder and high-functioning autism.


Erin Liebman Inc.

Erin Liebman
611 W Briar Pl Suite 3 Chicago, IL 60657
(312) 614-0671

Youth and teen services include individual and family therapy. Therapeutic specialties include: ADHD, anger management, anxiety, depression, social skills development, peer relationships, and academic underachievement. Specialty is elementary and middle school boys who display challenging behaviors. Young adult services include therapy and coaching. Specialties include: challenges related to careers, relationships, stress, depression, and anxiety. 


Esperanza Health Centers

4700 S California Ave Chicago, IL 60608
Main Line: 773-584-6200
April Hall, LCPC

Provides immediate consultation for behavioral health needs and provide additional psychotherapy sessions as needed. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


The Family Institute at Northwestern University

(847) 733-4300
618 Library Pl Evanston, IL 60201 

Provides individual therapy to children, adolescents and adults, along with family and couples therapy through various evidenced-based models including CBT, DBT, mindfulness and more; Teletherapy sessions are available.


The Finestra Center, LLC

4659 Ravenswood Ave, Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 435-6740
info@finestracenter.com

Provides individual therapy in English and Spanish to adults, teens, children and families facing issues related to adjustment to life stressors including developmental, medical, or psychiatric diagnosis of a child or family member.


Genesis Clinical Services

Luis Carlos Mayolo, PsyD
1725 South Naperville Road, Suite 206 Wheaton, IL 60189
630-653-6441

Dr. Mayolo provides psychotherapeutic services to children, adolescents, adults, and families, and administers psychological testing/assessments and ADHD evaluations.  He has an extensive background working in school settings providing therapy, consultation, and assessment for children struggling with mood disorders, behavioral disorders, ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorders, learning disabilities, and social skill deficits. 


The Ginkgo Psychology Group

Drs. Kirsten Langley and Samantha Taylor
Chicago: 820 W Jackson, Suite 515 Chicago, IL 60607
Westchester: 2225 Enterprise Drive, Suite 2515 Westchester, IL 60154
312-718-3336
klangley@ginkgopsychology.com

Provides psychotherapy for children, teens, parents, and young adults, as well as developmental assessment and neuropsychological evaluations.


Goodman Psychologist Associates

1200 Harger Road Suite 220 Oak Brook, IL 60523
(630) 733-1852
Provides individual and family therapy, specializing in the treatment of children, adolescents and their families struggling with emotional regulation and behavioral control due to a mood disorder, Autism, ADHD, or life stress. 


Greater Elgin Family Care Center

373 Summit St., Elgin, Illinois 60120
(847) 796-6698 x6626

Provides individual therapy for children, teens and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder, among other co-occurring and/or presenting needs.


Guiding Behavior Counseling, LLC

(773) 726-4832
info@guidingbehavior.com

Provides children and adults in-home and community services around the Chicago and Chicagoland areas including behavior support, individual, sibling and family counseling, executive skills development, life skills coaching, and behavioral therapy. Some commercial and Medicare plans accepted. 


Have Dreams

2020 Dempster St. Evanston, IL 60202 - 847-905-0702
515 Busse Highway Suite 150 Park Ridge. IL 60068 - 847-685-0250
clinicalintakes@havedreams.org 

Individual therapy for children, teens, and adults (ages 6+) on the autism spectrum are rooted in a person-centered approach and are informed by evidence-based practices including cognitive behavioral therapy, the TEACCH Structured Teaching methodology, and related interventions. Also offers parent education and support. Virtual and in-person services available.


Healing Connections Counseling, PC

Paula Sejut-Dvorak, MA, LCPC
13717 South Route 30, Unit 153, Plainfield, Illinois 60544
(815) 676-6811
info@hcctherapy.com

HCC provides individual counseling for children, adolescents and adults using age and developmentally appropriate techniques such as play therapy and cognitive behavioral therapy.


Healing Empowering & Learning Professionals LLC

Karen McCurtis Witherspoon, PhD
401 E 162nd Street, Suite 103, South Holland, IL 60473
(773) 840-0855
Additional Location: 2930 S. Michigan Avenue, Suite 100, Chicago, IL 60616

Clinical practice made up of psychologists, clinical counselors, substance abuse counselors, social workers, educators who focus on psychological testing, parenting evaluations, and psychotherapy with children, adolescents, and adults.


Hejna & Selkirk Psychological Services 

Oak Park, IL 
Katie Hejna, Psy.D.: 708-943-7827
khejna@hspsychservices.com
Adam Selkirk, Psy.D.: 773-220-5634
aselkirk@hspsychservices.com

Provides child, adolescent and young adult individual psychotherapy, as well as developmental and neuropsychological testing for all ages. 


Helping Hand Rehabilitation Center

9649 W. 55th St., Countryside, IL 60525
(708) 352-3580, ext. 437
Outpatient clinic for children with a wide array of disabilities and delays. Clinic provides individuals with physical therapy, occupational therapy, music therapy, and speech and language evaluation and treatment. Behavioral health clinic provides individual psychotherapy and individual/family behavioral therapy services for all ages. Accepts some Medicaid plans.  


Hummingbird Pediatric Therapies

Westmont: (630) 560-0136, linda@hummingbirdpediatrictherapies.com 
Woodridge: (630) 442-7662, maggie@hummingbirdpediatrictherapies.com
Service areas include the following and surrounding areas: Hinsdale, Clarendon Hills, Westmont, Oak Brook Terrace, Oak Brook, Western Springs, Willow Springs, La Grange, La Grange Park, Downers Grove, Woodridge, Plainfield, Lemont, Romeoville, Homer Glen, Lockport, Joliet, Naperville, Brookfield, Palos Park, Orland Park, Countryside, Elmhurst, Lombard, Villa Park, Westmont, Darien, Burr Ridge, Bolingbrook, Lisle, Indian Head Park, Chicago-Midway, Westchester.

Services include:  Developmental, Feeding, Speech, Occupational and Physical therapies, as well as therapeutic preschool (ages 2-7), pediatric counseling, and group services (social language playgroups). Added services include: art therapy, aquatic therapy, hippotherapy, handwriting without tears, interactive metronome, therapeutic listening 


In2GreatTherapy

1371 Abbott ct. Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
info@in2greattherapy.com 
847-777-8995

Offers PT, OT, Speech, Feeding Therapy, ABA and mental health services (DIR/Floortime model as well as various other therapeutic approaches); Skills in creating sensory diets, therapeutic listening programs and community transition plans for individuals birth - young adult. Additionally, offers school readiness programs for children 2-5, Therapeutic summer camps (options for ages 3-17) and social skills groups (children and teens)


Individual & Family Connections

Roscoe Village: 2865 N Clybourn Ave Chicago, IL 60618
Oak Park/River Forest: 7357 W North Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
(773) 270-0469
hello@ifccounseling.com

Provides play-based therapy to help children on the autism spectrum increase their engagement, attachment, and social skills.


Innovative Counseling Partners

715 Lake St., Suite 800, Oak Park, IL 60301 
773-312-3612

Provides individual, family, and relationship therapy for individuals with ASD and their families, as well as social skills group services to children and teens (ages 7-15) with ASD.


Insightful Solutions

Erika Swanson, PsyD
10310 Orland Parkway, Suite 201 Orland Park, IL 60467 
(708) 512-7179

Provides therapy services including family/couples therapy, psychotherapy for adults, adolescents, and children with ASD, as well as child trauma psychotherapy and parent consultation. 


Institute for Therapy Through the Arts 

2130 Green Bay Rd, Evanston, IL 60201
Locations: Evanston, Chicago, Highland Park 
847-425-9708
info@itachicago.org

Through the art-making experience and therapeutic relationship, clients express and examine feelings, learn about cause and effect relationships, improve problem-solving patterns, promote social skills, develop responsibility and independence, cope with symptoms and enhance self-esteem.


JCFS Chicago

Therapy Services: 855.275.5237

Offers counseling, support groups or group psychotherapy to parents, children, teens and adults find solutions to the challenges they face. Insurance information here.


Jennifer Eileen Hassler, LCSW, ACSW

1000 Jorie Blvd Suite48, Oak Brook IL 60523
(708) 315-7002
Provides family and individual therapy for ages 3 - adulthood. Area of concentration include children and adolescents, mood disorders in all ages, developmental delays including Autism Spectrum Disorder, eating disorders, clinical assessment and evaluation. Areas of specialty include developmental issues for children, as well as child and adult survivors of abuse, neglect and trauma. 


The Josselyn Center

405 Central Avenue Northfield, Illinois 60093
415 Washington Ave., Suite 200, Waukegan, IL 60085
(847) 441-5600

Provides individual, couple, family, and group therapy (ages 3+), psychiatric services (ages 3+), psychological testing (ages 8+), and job coaching/employment services. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Karin McNicholas, MSW, LCSW

425 S. Main St. Suite 100, Lombard, IL 60148
(630) 629-0297

Provides individual therapy.


KGH Autism Services

(224) 326-2206
intake@kghautismservices.com
1161 Lake Cook Rd, Deerfield, IL 60015

Specializing in developmental-based ABA therapy (NDBI, ESDM) for infants, toddlers and preschoolers with ASD, in the home or at their specialized center. Providing therapeutic preschool and kindergarten, SLP, OT, mental health, parent training, sibling support, social groups, community support, significant problematic behavior support (FA) from early childhood through young adulthood. KGH also offers a Teen & Young Adult Center with a teaching apartment for teaching life skills. Serving Chicagoland, North Shore, West Suburbs, Northwest Suburbs, and Far North Suburbs. KGH has been supporting children and families for over 19 years.


Kick Start Learning and Play

3545 Lake Avenue, Wilmette, IL 60091
(847) 386-6560
info@kickstartptn.com (general)
esther@kickstartptn.com (mental health services) 
Serving the North Shore and Northern Suburbs, as well as virtual services.

Clinical services include developmental therapy, occupational therapy, speech and language therapy, and social skills groups for children up to early adolescence. Additionally, Kick Start has early intervention, therapeutic preschool and summer camp programs. Mental health services expand to services for children, teens, adults, and families. 


kiND therapy + wellness

Amanda Besinger, LCSW
4910 N. Lincoln Ave. Chicago, IL 60625
773.789.9524
amanda@kindchicago.com

Offers individual, couples, parent and family therapy to children, teens and adults specializing in neurodivergence to support needs including anxiety, depression, + mood; child development, adhd, autism-related needs, sensory processing disorder, identity and trauma.


Konick & Associates

600 S. Washington Suite 105 Naperville, IL 60540
64 Orland Square Drive, Ste. 112, Orland Park, IL 60462
630-206-4060
info@konickandassociates.com

Provides compassionate child, adolescent, adult, family, and couples counseling with a focus on neurodiversity (autism, ADHD, and more). Other services include parent coaching, neuropsychological assessments for all ages, and a virtual game night for neurodiverse young adults 18+.


Lana Roth, LCSW, ACSW

666 Dundee Road Suite 1302, Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 486-1036
lanaroth@sbcglobal.net

Provides individual therapy to high-functioning adolescents and young adults facing social and emotional challenges.


LEEP Forward Developmental Center

Lorell Marin, MST, DT, Founder
1280 W. Washington Blvd., Chicago, IL 60607
(773) 255-8155
leepforward1@aol.com

Services span early childhood through adolescence. Provides individual and group (social skills) therapy for children with autism, Asperger's and SPD using a DIR/Floortime approach. Additionally, services include assessment and treatment in developmental, speech and language, occupational, physical and behavior therapy services. ABA services are provided in-home and in-clinic. LEEP is also a certified Early Intervention program.


Life Insight Therapy Collective

Lisette Martinez, LCSW
115 S. Vine Street, Hinsdale, IL 60521
(630) 563-0044
Provides individual and family therapy to individuals ages 3 – 22 with autism in both English and Spanish.


Linden Oaks Behavioral Health (Edward-Elmhurst Health)

Orland Park: 11512 W 183rd Place, Suite NW Orland Park IL; 603-646-6433
Individual Therapy: Dan S. and Megan Cummens provide individual therapy to children and adults with ASD.


LifeStance Health: Edgewood Clinical Services

Naperville: 1288 Rickert Drive, Suite 120, Naperville, IL 60540
Barrington:  111 Lions Dr, Suite 210
(630) 428-7890
Stephanie Polan, LCSW 

Provides individual therapy, behavior management therapy, and group therapy services with all aged individual with a neurodivergent diagnosis. Additionally, works with parents for support and training/coaching.  See accepted insurances here 


Little Friends Center for Autism, Inc.

140 N. Wright St., Naperville, IL 60540
(630) 305-4196

Services include evaluation and treatment for autism spectrum disorder, including psychological, speech, occupational therapy, and social skills. Additionally, residential services are available to both children and adults needing more supported care.


Living Rite

779.777.7335
Contact.Us@LivingRite.org
Algonquin: 2100 North Huntington Dr., 60102
Sycamore: 1625 Bethany Rd #1, 60178

Individual and family therapy for children and adults with autism.


The LodeStone Center for Behavioral Health

Oak Park: 1110 North Boulevard - (708) 927-0279
Hinsdale: 15 Spinning Wheel Rd., Suite 426, Hinsdale IL 60521 - (708) 927-0279
McHenry: 3923 Mercy Dr., Suite F, McHenry, IL 60050 - 815-344-5061
Woodstock: 111 Dean St., Woodstock, IL 60098 - 815-344-5061
Chicago: 645 North Michigan Ave., Suite 1005, Chicago, IL 60611 - 312-809-7036

Service range from play therapy to one on one therapy to full psychological testing to wellness services.


Lotus Behavioral Wellness

Stephanie Polan, LCSW 
100 Illinois Street Suite 200 St. Charles, IL 60174
(779) 777-5361
meganorr@lotusbehavioralwellness.com

Provides individual therapy (in-person or telehealth) with all aged individual with a neurodivergent diagnosis. Additionally, works with parents for support and training/coaching.  See accepted insurances here


Lowry & Associates, Counseling & Education Services

115 South Marion Street Oak Park, IL 60302
Educational Services: 708-712-6213
Counseling Services: 708-337-0799
lowry.and.assoc@gmail.com

Provides individual therapy and educational services, including tutoring, advocacy and learning assessments.


Loyola Medicine – Pediatric Support Services 

2160 S 1st Ave, Maywood, IL 60153
888-584-7888

Loyola’s developmental pediatrician works with an experienced team to care for children with disabilities, behavior issues and developmental issues—including physical, learning and language delays. We provide evaluations and treatment recommendations including family and individual counseling and feeding, speech, physical, and occupational therapies. Accepts some Medicaid plans. Must be a current Loyola patient for behavioral health services.  


Maia Marie Wheeler, LCPC

Locations in Lakeview and South Loop
(847) 380-4465
(847) 386-7809

Provides individual therapy with a focus on communication and social skills.


Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital - Pediatric Program

26W171 Roosevelt Rd., Wheaton, IL 60187

(630) 909-8542

The Marianjoy Pediatric Program uses physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech-language pathology and neuropsychology to treat pediatric patients with an array of conditions, including autism. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Melissa Amison, LCSW

Brookfield, Illinois 60513
(708) 271-9068
melissaaminsonLCSW@gmail.com

Individual Therapy: Available to all ages to address deficits in social skills, develop coping strategies, improve self-esteem, and any mental health concerns. Also offers play therapy and social skills groups for children ages 5-17.


MGB Services, Inc

Maria Bellantuono, LCPC
2625 Butterfield Rd, Suite 1385. Oakbrook IL
Additional location in Arlington Heights
847-701-4409
mariab@mgbservices.org

Provides individual and group therapy, parent training, and family consultation and coaching to individuals with ASD, Intellectual and developmental disorders across the lifespan.


Michelle M. Kator, LCSW

Certified RDI Consultant
ACP Consultants
2604 Dempster St.  Suite 510, Park Ridge, IL 60068
(847) 824-1235, ext. 7
mkator208@wideopenwest.com

Provides individual therapy using RDI for children with autism.


Midwest Asian Health Association | MAHA

238 W. Cermak Rd, 3rd Floor, Chicago, IL 60616
312-285-2287 
Fax: 312-285-2326
info@maha-us.org

MAHA community mental health clinic promotes public awareness about mental health problems in the Asian American populations and provides community services including programs focused on employment, counseling, navigating health insurance, substance abuse prevention, health screening and specialty clinics. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Mt. Sinai - Under The Rainbow

1500 S California Ave, Chicago, IL 60622
773-257-4750

Provides outpatient mental health services, including Individual, family and play therapy. Group therapy and social skills groups are available to children and teens with verbal language. Parenting groups also available. *Note referral from PCP & insurance card needed. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Northern Illinois University

Psychology/Computer Science Building room 86
Northern Illinois University DeKalb, IL 60115
815-753-0591
psc@niu.edu

Services include psychological testing, diagnostic interviews and a variety of psychotherapies, including Individual, couple, family and group therapy, parent education and play-based therapy for children. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Northwest Behavioral Health Services

415 W. Golf Rd., STE 16 Arlington Heights, IL 60005
(847) 577-0904
lcampo@nwbhs.com
Christopher Watson, PhD
Peter Dodzik, PhD

Specializes in the assessment and treatment of children and adults with neurological and neurodevelopmental disorders. Services include evaluation, individual therapy, family and/or couples therapy, and ABA.


Oak Brook Behavioral Health

Drs. Osama El Shafie, M.D., Lavinia Myers, M.D., Khadija Khan, M.D.
2803 Butterfield Road Suite 200, Oak Brook, IL 60523
(630) 424-9204 (Child & Adolescent Services); (630) 424-0652 (Adult Services)

Psychiatrists, psychologists, neuropsychologists, and therapists combine areas of expertise to provide a comprehensive treatment plan that meets the individual needs of each child, adolescent and adult.


Oak Tree Developmental Center

1640 N. Wells St. #103 Chicago, IL 60614
312-642-4300
oaktree@oaktreekids.com

Services include Occupational Therapy, Speech, Behavioral Therapy (LCSW), Physical Therapy, group services (social, therapeutic, executive functioning, etc.), school-based therapies, and home health therapy for Early Intervention.


The OCD & Anxiety Center

(630) 522-3124
info@theocdandanxietycenter.com
64 Orland Square Dr. Suite 112 , Orland Park, IL
1100 Jorie Blvd. Suites 132 & 243 Oak Brook, IL
Telehealth services available in Illinois, Indiana, and Iowa

Provides in-clinic and in-home individual therapy, group therapy, parent training, and social skills groups with experience in ASD, OCD, anxiety, and other related conditions. 


Pathways Therapeutic Services Inc.

15255 S 94th Ave #500, Orland Park, IL 60462
(815) 770-5654

Therapeutic services for adults and children with autism spectrum and other related disorders. Our experts specialize in research based and proven methods of Applied Behavior Analysis & Counseling. We believe in programs to meet each individual's unique needs and strengths. Our programs, which are specifically tailored for each individual, improve communications, build functional living skills, foster friendships, and lead to better lives.


The Pioneer Center for Human Services

4031 W Dayton St, McHenry, IL 60050
(815) 344-1230

The Child & Family Therapy Center at Pioneer Center offers individual and family therapy for children, age 2 through 25, and their families who have a mental health diagnosis and need therapy services to help them develop skills. People can be referred by behavioral health providers, schools and through self-referral by the family or individual young person. If a youth is experiencing significant impairments in functioning in their natural setting, the Intensive Home Therapy (IHT) Program can assist in developing skills and strategies to improve functioning.  Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Playful Healing Center 

1430 E Thacker St #4, Des Plaines, IL 60016
224-765-4875
Provides mental health services for children, adolescents, adults, and families. Although we are specialized in pediatric psychotherapy in issues of attachment, anxiety, trauma, behavioral and emotional issues associated with ASD and other developmental delays and sensory integration challenges; also offers services to individuals and families with issues of trauma, anxiety, and mood disorders. Utilizes evidence-based models such as Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT), and Play Therapy.


Pneuma Therapeutic Services

Lauren Moring, LCSW 
53 West Jackson Boulevard Suite 1615 Chicago, IL 60604
(773) 232-3640
lauren@pneumachicago.com

Provides individual therapy with experience in treating autism, adhd, anxiety, behavioral issues, depression, developmental delays, self-esteem, abuse and trauma. Utilizes play therapy, CBT, EMDR, and a variety of other therapeutic tools to support individual needs. 


POP Pediatric Therapy (Power of Play)

7421 West Madison St.  Forest Park, Illinois 60130

Offers Occupational and Speech Therapy, individual therapy, Early Intervention services, Social Groups and nutrition consultation.


Positive Development

(833) 587-1784
Chicago (Bucktown): 1820 W Webster Ave, Suite 430 Chicago, IL 60614
Chicago (Hyde Park): 1525 E. 55th Street, Suite 302 Chicago, IL 60615
Deerfield: 155 N. Pfingsten Rd., Suite 150 Deerfield, IL 60015
Metro East Area: 4972 Benchmark Centre Drive, Suite 200 Swansea IL, 62226

Provides Developmental, OT, Speech and Feeding therapies. Counseling/mental health services include individual child/adolescent psychotherapy (both play therapy and talk therapy), Parent/child therapy and family psychotherapy.  Some Medicaid plans accepted.


Portrait Health Centers

Vicki Bolina, PhD
175 E Hawthorn Parkway, Suite 235, Vernon Hills, IL 60061
(847) 737-8787

Accepting new patients; next availability in December. Specializes in clients presenting with autism, learning disorders and anxiety. 


Positive Developmental

(833) 587-1784  
Serving: Northshore of Chicago, Northside of Chicago, Southside of Chicago, Metro East Chicago

Provides Developmental, OT, Speech and Feeding therapies. Counseling/mental health services include individual child/adolescent psychotherapy (both play therapy and talk therapy), Parent/child therapy and family psychotherapy. 


Progressive Life Counseling, LLC

Joshua Boyd, LPC 
Chicago, IL 60629 
618-731-6923
progressivelifecounseling18@gmail.com

Specializes in working with children to young adults to navigate things such as autism, trauma, anxiety & depression, identity, anger management, communication, eating disorders, and school/career decisions. Insurance information here.


Psychological Assessment, Consultation, & Treatment (PACT)

Hollie Sobel, PHD
872-588-5585
pact@holliesobel.com
Chicago: 3166 N Lincoln 210 Chicago, IL 60657
Northbrook: 899 Skokie Boulevard 204 Northbrook, IL 60062

Provides assessment, therapy, and consultation services with clients across all developmental levels, with specialization in working with children/adolescents. She also has expertise in the areas of anxiety, depression, autism, behavioral difficulties, learning disorders, giftedness, and assisting families to navigate through the divorce process. 


Project Org + Design Studio (PODS)

1401 E 79th Street Chicago, IL 60619
Jon Barnes, Senior Director - jon@projectorg.com
773.221.7171

PODS provides the full scale of therapy services and serves as a one stop shop for children on the spectrum of autism to receive ABA, Occupational, Speech, Physical and Nutrition services.  We also have a full service inclusive preschool for children with and without developmental delays ages 15 mos.-5 years, and an after-school and summer program for children ages 6-13.


Riveredge Hospital

8311 W. Roosevelt Rd, Forest Park, IL 60130
(708) 771-7000

Riveredge Hospital offers Inpatient, Partial Hospitalization, and outpatient therapy programs for children, adolescents and adults. They also have an adult unit that specializes in working with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, including autism. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Riverview Counseling Services

(630) 587-3777 x102
St. Charles Campus: 111 E. Main Street, St. Charles, IL 60174
Maureen Henry, Molly stanek, Melissa Nytko, Stephanie Santo, Selena Wollach

Batavia Campus: 13 E. Wilson Street, Batavia, IL 60510
Lara Marlowe, Heather Kochen

South Elgin Campus: 474 Briargate Drive, South Elgin IL 60177
Holly Simpson, Melissa Nytko

Provides individual therapy using a cognitive-behavioral model for individuals (children and adults) with ASD and their families.


Restorative Counseling

Katie Jackson, LCPC
155 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 608 Chicago, IL 60601
(312) 874-5928
kjackson@rcchicago.org

Provides individual, couples, and family counseling for those diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and their loved ones. Uses an eclectic model of Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and Family Systems Theory to improve social skills, executive functioning, affect management, communication skills, and parenting skills for adolescents and adults.


Rush University Medical Center

Autism Assessment, Research, Treatment & Services (AARTS) Center
1645 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 603, Chicago, IL 60612
(312) 942-0819

The Autism Assessment, Research, Treatment, & Services (AARTS) Center at Rush is a supportive program with unparalleled expertise in diagnosing and treating individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Seasons Within, LLI

Holly DeRosa Walejeski, LCPC, ATR
info@seasonswithinllc.com
708-303-8083
1515 North Harlem Avenue, Suite 301, Oak Park, Illinois 60302

Provides individual outpatient counseling and art therapy to children, teens, and adults and has extensive experience with ASD.


Seth Solway, PsyD

4256 N. Ravenswood Ave., Suite 211, Chicago, IL 60613
(678) 765-9294
sethsolwaypsyd@gmail.com

Provides individual and family therapy for children, adolescents, and adults with developmental delays, learning disabilities, and autism spectrum disorders.


Smart Behavior Solutions

Oak Park, IL
alex@smartbehaviorsolutions.com
312-415-5507

Provides individual therapy to kids and teens, specializing in behavior modification and application of ACT, DBT and EMDR frameworks within individualized treatment.


Smart Love Family Services

Natalie & Ben Heineman Smart Love Center
2222 N. Kedzie Blvd. -  Chicago, IL 60647

Rush Medical Office Building
610 S. Maple St., Suite 5601 -  Oak Park, IL 60304
(773) 665.8052 ext. 4

Smart Love offers counseling services for children, adults and families, as well as parent education classes and coaching. Our services include play and individual therapy, group therapy, parent counseling, couples therapy, and a range of assessment and evaluation services.


SociAbility

Genevieve Thorton, PsyD
899 Skokie Blvd., Suite 204, Northbrook, IL 60062
(773) 562-9151

Provides individual therapy using a cognitive-behavioral model.


Sprout Family Clinics

Sandra C Johnson, LCSW
Chicago, Illinois 60640 
(312) 313-2693

Specializes in using Child-Centered Play Therapy, CBT, social skills training, theraplay, and other methods to help children be the best person they can be. I work with children who have anxiety and depression, behavior problems, autism spectrum disorder, ADHD and other mental heath problems.


The Summit Center 

3033 West Jefferson Street Suite 107 Joliet, Illinois 60435
(815) 773-0772
Leigh Bancsy, LCPS 

Provides counseling services to children, adolescents and adults, as well as families and couples.


Tami Meer, LCSW 

(847) 929-9413
2530 Crawford 302 Evanston, IL 60201
3255 North Arlington Heights Road Suite 502 Arlington Heights, IL 60004

Provides therapy to children, adolescents, adults, older adults, couples and families of individuals with special needs. One area of expertise is with special education and special needs children. I am certified as both a school social worker and a principal. Another area of expertise is with the caregivers of both older adults and children with disabilities.


The Theraplay Clinic

1224 W. Belmont Ave., Fl. 1 Chicago, IL 60657
847.256.7334

The Theraplay Institute is dedicated to building strong families and emotionally healthy children and adults through Theraplay training, treatment, advocacy, and research. Offer play therapy, individual, and family therapy utilizing the Theraplay treatment model.


Thrive Counseling Center

120 South Marion Street Oak Park, Illinois 60302
708-383-7500 for Crisis option 1, for Access option 2

Thrive Counseling Center is a full service mental health center that offers both counseling and psychiatric services. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Total Spectrum

Locations in Aurora, Elmhurst, Lombard, Northbrook, as well as Bloomington, Champaign and Peoria
(630) 359-3629
info@totalspectrumcare.com

Provides in home ABA therapy working to reduce behavior challenges, increase skills important to daily life and create an environment where your family can be comfortable and successful; locations also in Lombard and Bloomington. Additionally, provides counseling/individual therapy and speech and language therapy.


Uniquely You 

(779) 707-3717
welcome@uniquelyyou.email
400 E. Lincoln Hwy Suite 102 New Lenox, IL 60451

Provides OT, Individual and group therapy to individuals across the lifespan. Uniquely You Behavioral Health is dedicated to serving the neurodivergent (ND) community and their families, with specialization in support ASD, ADHD, Trauma, Parents, Siblings and Couples or Family Therapy. Utilizes a variety of play-based (DIR/Floortime) and traditional therapy models. Insurance information here.


UChicago: Comer Children’s Hospital 
Pediatric Physical & Occupational Therapy

5841 S. Maryland Avenue Chicago, IL 60637
773-702-1000

Offers pediatric speech, occupational and physical therapy evaluation and treatment. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Uptown Psych

Sarah Pinkerton, PsyD
4753 N Broadway St., 900 Chicago, Illinois 60640 
773-989-2780

Provides medication management to children and adults with ASD. Uptown's team also provides individual therapy and group therapy for autistic individuals with verbal language. 


WEE Speech, PC

Julie Levin, Speech Pathologist
8707 Skokie Blvd Suite 402, Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 329-8226
office@weespeech.com

Provides intensive individualized therapy. Therapy sessions run forty-five minutes to one hour. Children may be seen one to three times per week.


Wellington Counseling Group

Lakeview: (312) 900-8642 
Lincolnwood: (312) 900-8642 
Northbrook: (847) 230-9690

Dr. Allison Lobel has an extensive background working with children, adolescents, and families. She’s focused on helping children and families, with a specialty in diagnosing and treating children who are on the autism spectrum, have developmental delays, sensory and regulatory issues, ADHD, caregiver-child attachment issues, peer relational difficulties, anxiety and depression, adjustment issues, and grief and loss.


Westside Children's Therapy 

Locations throughout the Chicagoland area, including Frankfort, Shorewood, Joliet, Plainfield, Wheaton, Glen Ellyn, Schaumburg, Orland Park, New Lenox, Tinley Park, Willowbrook, Carol Stream, and Shorewood. 
815-469-1500

Offers a variety of therapies, including ABA, speech, feeding, physical, occupational therapy and counseling. Additionally, Westside offers diagnostic evaluation/testing and summer camp programming. Insurance information here

Speech and Language Therapy

AAC Helper

Beth Christensen
easc.slp@gmail.com
3731 Blanchan Avenue, Brookfield, Illinois 60513

Beth is an SLP in private practice in the Brookfield area. She is seeing in-person clients and also specializes in AAC.


Advocate Children's Hospital - Pediatric Therapy Center

Park Ridge: ACH Outpatient Center - W. Dempster St., Yacktman Pavilion 3rd floor Park Ridge, IL 60068, (847) 723-4532 
Palos Heights: Advocate Christ Outpatient Center - 12350 South Harlem Ave., Palos Heights, IL 60463, 708-684-3200
Oak Lawn: Advocate Christ Outpatient Pavilion - 95th Street and Kilbourn Avenue, 7th Floor,  Oak Lawn, IL 60453, 708-684-9890
Wilmette: Chicagoland Children's Health Alliance - 3232 Lake Avenue, Wilmette, IL 60091, 847-723-4532

Provides Speech, Occupational and Physical therapies to patients 0 - 18. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Advocate Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Hospital

5150 Northwest Highway, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(847) 842-4057

Offers Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapy services for patients of all ages. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center

Pediatric Developmental Center
913 W. Wellington Ave., 3rd Floor Chicago, IL 60657 
872-843-0300

The Autism Treatment Program provides on-site intervention; services to children ages 3-16/17 years old. Services available in English and Spanish. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


All Bright Therapies

Chicago: 1957 W Dickens Avenue, Chicago, IL 60614 - 773-789-9640
Skokie: 5006 Oakton Street, Skokie IL 60077 - 224-601-3023
amanda.a@allbrighttherapies.com

Provides quality DIRFloortime, speech, occupational and feeding therapy to children with delays and disorders, which including evaluations, individual services and group therapy.


Amplifying Potential Therapy  

Northbrook, IL
Susan Robins: susanr.apt@gmail.com 
224-300-8866

Amplifying Potential Therapy is a full service, neuro-affirming speech and occupational therapy clinic focused on the needs of the autistic community for ages two through adulthood. We have particular expertise with augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) for all types of devices (including alphabet/text-based AAC) and utilize motor-based teaching. This approach focuses on the client’s motor planning difficulties as the root cause of communication, life skills, and social skills impairments. Occupational therapy services include a heavy focus on vision-related therapy. They offer social skills groups for all ages.  


Anna Rooney Speech Therapy

Anna Rooney, MHS, SLP-CCC/L
(773) 680-6264
annasrooney@gmail.com

Provides home-based speech and language therapy to children in Chicago who have a variety of communication needs. Anna Rooney emphasizes social-emotional development. She is Hanen-certified and an Illinois early intervention specialist.


Apex Pediatric Therapy Services

(847) 604-0955
info@apexped.com
236 E Northwest Highway, Suite B, Palatine, IL 60067
5420 Old Orchard Road, Suite 1B, Skokie, IL 60077

Provides clinic-based and in-home Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) services, Speech Therapy and Occupational Therapy. Serves ages 1.5 to 18 in Cook, DuPage, Lake and Will county.


Arlington Pediatric Therapy Management Services, Ltd.

Krista Stewart, ext. 120
3105 N. Wilke Road, Suite H, Arlington Heights, IL 60004-1450
(847) 255-8690

Provides diagnostic evaluation and treatment for oral motor/apraxia, feeding difficulties, auditory processing, stuttering, receptive and expressive language deficits, articulation and phonological deficits, etc.


Aspire Kids

Eamon Shannon Center
1815 S. Wolf Road, Hillside, IL 60162
(708) 236-0979

Provides pediatric assessment and speech and language therapy, SOS (Sequential Oral Sensory) feeding therapy, and augmentative communication evaluations and support.


Assential Therapies

847-699-9757
info@atmfc.com
Locations in N and NW Chicagoland: Albany Park, Chicago, Des Plaines, Edison Park, Evanston, Jefferson Park, Niles, Norwood Park, Park Ridge & Skokie

Specialty Feeding Clinic, Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and Group therapy for infants, toddlers, elementary and middle school children. Insurance information here.


Autism Care Therapy

855-5-AUTISM; 630-687-8583
info@autismcaretherapy.com 
Lombard: 44 W. Roosevelt Rd. 
Oak Lawn: 4700 W 95th St. 
Chicago: 4830 N Pulaski Rd.

Provides ABA, OT, SLP and parent training services, as well as diagnostic evaluations. Accepts some Medicaid plans.  


Authentic Expression LLC

Heidi Rabe
heidi@authenticexpressionllc.com
Treats patients primarily in the northern suburbs.

Conducts AAC Evaluations for individuals on the autism spectrum, as well as on-going speech and language therapy services. Session occur in home.


Berard Auditory Integration Training

Terrie Silverman, MS
524 E. Jefferson St., Oconomowoc, WI 53066
(414) 405-7820
terries@execpc.com

Berard AIT is a noninvasive educational and therapeutic technique which helps children and adolescents hear all frequencies more evenly, improve auditory processing and decrease hyper- or hyposensitivity to specific environmental or speech sounds.


Beth Deiter, LTD.

Beth Deiter, SLP
2016 East St James St, Arlington Heights, IL 60004
(224) 409-7150

In home services in communities such as Arlington Heights, Mount Prospect, Prospect Heights, Palatine, Buffalo Grove, Rolling Meadows, Des Plaines, and Park Ridge.


Beth Osten & Associates

3100 Dundee Rd. Suite 704 Northbrook, Il, 60062
(847) 663-1020

Multidisciplinary therapy program focused on skill-building and tailored to meet the needs of children, adolescents, and adults. Services include Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Speech Therapy, and Developmental Therapy for ages, birth to three years. Mental health services and specialty services are also available.


Bloom Pediatric Therapies

445 Park Ave, Suites A&B, Cary, IL 60013
847.791.5517
bloompediatrictherapies@gmail.com 

Provides speech, feeding, occupational, and physical therapies for ages birth to 21. 


Blossom Therapy

1927 W. Belmont Ave Chicago, IL 60657
773-857-0006
laura@blossomtherapychicago.com

Blossom Pediatric Occupational Therapy and Speech Therapy specialists are a team of knowledgeable and compassionate experts who provide evaluations, consultations, and treatment to newborn babies to ten year old children in a home setting, daycare, and our clinic.


Brady Speech-Language Pathology

773-493-4000
contact@bradyspeech.com
5228 S. Blackstone, Suite Y, Chicago, IL 60615

Initial screenings, parent consultations, comprehensive evaluations, scheduled therapy sessions, family counseling and support, and collaboration with schools, physicians, and other paraprofessionals.


Brighthouse Diagnostics and Treatment Center

2919 N. Southport Ave., Unit 1 Chicago, IL 60657
773-799-8939
sairakhan@brighthousecenter.com
aprilhall@brighthousecenter.com

Brighthouse provides specialized services to individuals between the ages of 2 and 18 who present with neurodevelopmental, social-emotional, and behavioral challenges. Services include diagnostic evaluations, individual psychotherapy, behavioral therapy, speech therapy, social skills groups and parent workshops. Bilingual (Eng/Spanish) providers. 


BY YOUR SIDE Autism Therapy Services

(866) 429-7543 (866 4-BYS KID)
info@byyoursideac.com
Locations in: Morton Grove, Oak Brook, Plainfield, Crystal Lake, St, Charles, Darien, Tinley Park, and Schaumburg. 

Offering individualized, multidisciplinary programs focused on skill-building. In-Home and center-based ABA Therapy, BYS Academy School Readiness Program, Speech/Occupational Therapies, and Diagnostic Evaluations. 


Caryn Sachs Burstein and Associates

Pediatric Speech and Language Pathology Services
480 Elm Place, Suite 105 B, Highland Park, IL 60035
(847) 681-0251

Provides assessment and speech and language therapy. Therapeutic Listening certified.


Center for Audiology, Speech, Language, and Learning

Northwestern University - 2315 Campus Drive Evanston, IL 60208
847-491-3165
nucasll@northwestern.edu


Center for Health Services

2500 W Higgins Road, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169                                                                          
(847) 893-9788 
info@centerforhealthservices.org  

Provides therapies including: Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Behavior Therapy Speech Therapy, Specialty Therapy Services and Family Therapy and / Counseling. Additionally, the center provides Nutrition Therapy and Health and Wellness education. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


CHAT (Communication Health, Advocacy & Therapy)

(630) 652-0200
info@csld.org

Provides assessment and speech and language therapy, literacy program and social language groups from children (ages 0-18) at home, as well as program-based learning.


Charlie's Gift

Center for Autism and Related Disorders
1048 W. Ogden Ave., Suite 130, Downers Grove, IL 60521
(630) 323-7500 x239
charliesgift@att.net

Provides assessment and speech and language therapy.


Chicago Pediatric Therapy & Wellness Center, LLC

1739 N Elston Avenue. Chicago, IL 60642
(773) 672-7775

Chicago Pediatric Therapy & Wellness Center, LLC is a therapist-owned, pediatric therapy clinic that provides physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, developmental therapy, aba/autism therapy, and social work services in the clinic, home, or school setting.


Children's Therapy & Rehab Specialists

790 Fletcher Drive, Suite 101, Elgin, IL  60123
(847) 697-7800
lbowman@childtherapyrehab.com

Free 15-minute screening to help parents and primary care physicians determine the necessity of a therapy evaluation. Other locations in Lindenhurst and North Barrington.


Children's Therapy Connections

15255 S Harlem Ave, Orland Park, IL 60462
708-226-9200

Provides Speech, OT, Feeding and Physical Therapies, as well as ABA programming and counseling. Additional services include community function assistance, aquatic therapy, nutrition assessment and treatment and therapeutic listening. 


Communication Clubhouse

Downers Grove Site: 2901 Finley Road, Suite 102, Downers Grove, IL 60515, 630-495-6800
North Mayfair: 4908 N. Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60630, 773-205-8505
Roscoe Village Site: 2630 W. Bradley Place, Suite A. Chicago, IL 60618, 312-955-0089
info@clubhousetherapy.com

Provides ABA therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, feeding therapy & nutrition, and social groups.


Communication Is The Key

LaChone Pitchford, MA/CCC-SLP
4455 S King Drive, Suite 100 Chicago IL 60653
(773) 517-7669
lachone@letmetalk2.com

Speech and language assessments and corresponding therapy is provided. Goals developed with support from family to help develop the whole person.


Comprehensive Speech and Pathology

Mara Lane, M.S. CCC/SLT
778 N. Frontage Road, Suite 104, Northfield, IL 60093
(847) 291-0700
mara.lane8@gmail.com

Provides diagnostic evaluations and treatment of speech and language disorders for children who demonstrate developmental delay, auditory processing and receptive and expressive language disorders.


Cortica

2255 Enterprise Dr, Ste 5501, Westchester, IL 60154
(708) 965-4123
enroll@corticacare.com 

Provides diagnostic evaluations, as well as ongoing medical and therapeutic care. Medical services include pediatric neurology, nutrition and medication management. Therapeutic services include Early Intervention services for children 0-3 and therapeutic pre-school for children ages 3-5. Additional services for aged children 3 and up include counseling, ABA (in-home and in-center), occupational therapy, speech therapy, physical therapy and music therapy.   pediatric neurologists and pediatricians, we identify the underlying causes of developmental differences and create customized treatment programs based on the child’s neurobiology and developmental profile. 


Early Autism Services 

Clinical Director: Michelle Berlinski M.Ed BCBA LBA
312-965-2997
Info@earlyautismservices.com

Provides individualized home-based, center-based, and telehealth ABA therapy for children with autism ages, 2-18, living in Chicago and the Northwest Indiana area. Accepts some Medicaid plans. 


Easterseals Central Illinois

507 East Armstrong Avenue, Peoria, IL 61603-3201 
(309) 686-1177

Provides interdisciplinary pediatric therapy and support for the whole child, and your whole family. Services include: Early Intervention, Feeding therapy, Speech Therapy, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Counseling. Additional autism services include ABA, DIR/Floortime, assistive technology clinics, adaptive swim lessons, care management, diagnostic evaluations, social skills groups, residential day camp and parent training. 


Easterseals DuPage & Fox Valley

Locations in: Elgin, Naperville and Villa Park 
Diagnostic Services: Mary Beth Scholtes at 630.261.6287 or mscholtes@eastersealsdfvr.org
All other services:  630.282.2022
For Spanish services or if you live in Hanover Township: Brenda Delgado at 847.742.3264

Autism services include Behavior therapy, Feeding Therapy, Speech Therapy, Assistive Technology Therapy, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Nutritional therapy.  Additionally, they offer diagnostic evaluations, parent training and parent/sibling support groups. Serving children birth – 18. Some Medicaid plans accepted, as well as sliding scale; more insurance information here.


Easterseals Joliet 

Serving Will, Grundy, Kendall, Kankakee, Ford & Iroquois Counties
212 Barney Drive Joliet, IL  60435
815.927.5472 

Easterseals Joliet offers a variety of support services for young children including Early Intervention, Jump Start, and inclusive childcare and preschool for children ages 6 weeks to 5 years old.  Parents can contact the Autism and Medical Diagnostic Clinic for diagnostic evaluations and pediatric therapy including feeding, speech, occupational, physical, developmental, social skills, and ABA. The clinic also provides parent support groups and inclusive childcare during meetings. 


Edward-Elmhurst Hospital 

Rehabilitation team at Edward Hospital: 630-527-3375
Rehabilitation team at Elmhurst Hospital: 331-221-5840
Pediatric locations in: Addison, Elmhurst, Hinsdale, Lombard, Naperville, Plainfield, 

The pediatric rehabilitation team provides Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapy to children from birth through adolescence. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Eyas Landing

1409 W. Carroll Ave., Chicago, Il 60607
(312) 733-0883
moreinfo@eyaslanding.com

Eyas Landing is an evidence-based and family centered pediatric therapy clinic for children with developmental delays. Provides: Speech, OT, Developmental, Behavioral (ABA), and social work interventions. 


Helping Hand Rehabilitation Center

9649 W. 55th St., Countryside, IL 60525
(708) 352-3580, ext. 437
Outpatient clinic for children with a wide array of disabilities and delays. Clinic provides individuals with physical therapy, occupational therapy, music therapy, and speech and language evaluation and treatment. Behavioral health clinic provides individual psychotherapy and individual/family behavioral therapy services for all ages. Accepts some Medicaid plans.  


Helping Hands 

185 S Marley Rd New Lenox, IL 60451
815-462-4928
info@helpinghandstherapy.org

Provides speech therapy, occupational therapy, and physical therapy to children 0-14 years old in a clinic setting. Helping Hands uses a collaborative, cross disciplinary approach and provides solutions to target challenging situations by meeting with families in the community and provides on-going family support with home suggestions. 


HLC Therapy Group, LLC

1301 Pyott Rd. Suite 109 Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
hello@hlctherapy.com
(847) 829-0922

Provides autism diagnostic evaluation, as well as Speech, Occupational, Feeding, Aquatic, and Physical Therapies. In-clinic, in-home and telehealth. Summer camp programming (https://www.hlctherapy.com/summercamps) ages 2-15 also available.


Hpt Kids Pediatric Therapy

Shorewood: 860 Center Ct.  - Unit C Shorewood, IL  60404 - (815) 773-9000 
Dekalb Clinic: 1715 Dekalb Ave - Suite 125 Sycamore, IL  60178 - (815) 991-5760 
School Based Administration Office Information: 815-730-1800

Hillmann Pediatric Therapy is a Clinic, School Based, and Home Therapy based services organization.  Provides physical, occupational and speech therapy for individuals 0-21.   


Hummingbird Pediatric Therapies

Westmont: (630) 560-0136, linda@hummingbirdpediatrictherapies.com 
Woodridge: (630) 442-7662, maggie@hummingbirdpediatrictherapies.com
Service areas include the following and surrounding areas: Hinsdale, Clarendon Hills, Westmont, Oak Brook Terrace, Oak Brook, Western Springs, Willow Springs, La Grange, La Grange Park, Downers Grove, Woodridge, Plainfield, Lemont, Romeoville, Homer Glen, Lockport, Joliet, Naperville, Brookfield, Palos Park, Orland Park, Countryside, Elmhurst, Lombard, Villa Park, Westmont, Darien, Burr Ridge, Bolingbrook, Lisle, Indian Head Park, Chicago-Midway, Westchester.

Services include:  Developmental, Feeding, Speech, Occupational and Physical therapies, as well as therapeutic preschool (ages 2-7), pediatric counseling, and group services (social language playgroups). Added services include: art therapy, aquatic therapy, hippotherapy, handwriting without tears, interactive metronome, therapeutic listening 


Imagine Pediatric Therapy

Lauren Headley, SLP/L & Melanie Pensak, SLP/L
606 W. Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60607
(312) 588-5050

Provides diagnostic evaluations and treatment of speech and language disorders for children who demonstrate developmental delay, auditory processing and receptive and expressive language disorders.


In2GreatTherapy

1371 Abbott ct. Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
info@in2greattherapy.com 
847-777-8995

Offers PT, OT, Speech, Feeding Therapy, ABA and mental health services (DIR/Floortime model as well as various other therapeutic approaches); Skills in creating sensory diets, therapeutic listening programs and community transition plans for individuals birth - young adult. Additionally, offers school readiness programs for children 2-5, Therapeutic summer camps (options for ages 3-17) and social skills groups (children and teens)


JCFS Chicago

855.275.5237
Ask@JCFS.org

Provides integrated pediatric therapies including aquatic & yoga therapies, feeding & swallowing therapy, occupational therapy, speech/language therapy, and developmental social groups. Also, provides psychological testing and neurodevelopmental evaluations.


Julie Prato, MA, CCC-SLP 

Home or community based assessments.
(630) 270-7322
Serving Counties: Cook and DuPage

Provides assessment and speech and language therapy.


KatieBug Therapy, Ltd.

2156 Deep Water Lane, Naperville, IL 60564
(630) 904-0700
info@katiebugtherapy.com 

Provides speech therapy, occupational therapy, feeding therapy, physical therapy and early intervention services.  


Kick Start Learning and Play

3545 Lake Avenue, Wilmette, IL 60091
(847) 386-6560
info@kickstartptn.com (general)
esther@kickstartptn.com (mental health services) 
Serving the North Shore and Northern Suburbs, as well as virtual services.

Clinical services include developmental therapy, occupational therapy, speech and language therapy, and social skills groups for children up to early adolescence. Additionally, Kick Start has early intervention, therapeutic preschool and summer camp programs. Mental health services expand to services for children, teens, adults, and families. 


Kids Can Do, Inc.

Erica VonBehren
19100 S. Crescent Drive, Suite 101, Mokena, IL 60448
(708) 478-5400
info@kidscando.org

Provides individualized speech treatment in addition to the following programs: Co-treatment, social skills groups, Fast For Word and Therapeutic Listening.


Kids Therapy, Ltd.

1860 W Winchester Road, Suite 108, Libertyville, IL 60048 
(847) 573-9486
22285 Pepper Road, Suite 301 Lake Barrington, IL 60010
(847) 842-0597

Provides Physical, Occupational, Speech and Feeding Therapies. 


Kids Unlimited Therapy Services, LLC

820 North Boulevard, Oak Park, IL 60301
(708) 524-2445

Provides OT, PT, and Speech services, along with DIR/Floortime and social group interventions.


KGH Autism Services 

(224) 326-2206
intake@kghautismservices.com
1161 Lake Cook Rd, Deerfield, IL 60015

Specializing in developmental-based ABA therapy (NDBI, ESDM) for infants, toddlers and preschoolers with ASD, in the home or at their specialized center. Providing therapeutic preschool and kindergarten, SLP, OT, mental health, parent training, sibling support, social groups, community support, significant problematic behavior support (FA) from early childhood through young adulthood. KGH also offers a Teen & Young Adult Center with a teaching apartment for teaching life skills. Serving Chicagoland, North Shore, West Suburbs, Northwest Suburbs, and Far North Suburbs. KGH has been supporting children and families for over 19 years.


Kemit Academy

(773) 966-5039
5100 South Dorchester Avenue Chicago Illinois 60615

Kemit Academy offers specialized day care for infants and toddlers and a therapeutic day school for children ages 5-12 with developmental disabilities. Kemit also provides pediatric occupational and speech therapies. 


Krause Speech & Language Services

980 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 1115 Chicago, IL 60611
312-943-1927
dr.sekrause@gmail.com

Provides a range of evaluation, intervention, and consultation services with areas of expertise in:  Autism and social pragmatics, Child and young adult language and literacy, Phonology/Articulation, Childhood apraxia of speech, Early intervention (birth to 3 years), Stuttering, cluttering, and speech fluency, and Advocacy for academic services and educational placement


La Rabida Children's Hospital

6501 S Promontory Dr, Chicago, IL 60649
(773) 256-5957

Provides speech and language, occupational, physical and behavioral health assessment and therapy. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Lakeview Speech and Language Clinic
  
419C-421C Harrison St., Oak Park, IL 60304
On-site services provided in the Chicagoland area
708-240-3874
info@lakeviewspeech.com

Provides neurodiversity affirming and strength-based speech-language therapy to clients and families across the lifespan in clinic and in-home.


Langston Pediatric Therapy

630-553-8444
office@langstonpediatrictherapy.com
10 Saravanos Drive Yorkville, IL 60560

Provides physical, occupational and speech therapy for individuals 0-21.  


LEEP Forward Developmental Center

Lorell Marin, MST, DT, Founder
1280 W. Washington Blvd., Chicago, IL 60607
(773) 255-8155
leepforward1@aol.com

Services span early childhood through adolescence. Provides individual and group (social skills) therapy for children with autism, Asperger's and SPD using a DIR/Floortime approach. Additionally, services include assessment and treatment in developmental, speech and language, occupational, physical and behavior therapy services. ABA services are provided in-home and in-clinic. LEEP is also a certified Early Intervention program.


Linda Cervenka & Associates 

Linda Cervenka, SLT, CCC/SLP
6631 Stanley Ave, Berwyn, IL 60402
(708) 473-2576

Provides speech and language assessments, individual therapeutic sessions and clinic/home/school consultations using DIR/floortime model.


Little Friends Center for Autism, Inc.

140 N. Wright St., Naperville, IL 60540
(630) 305-4196

Services include evaluation and treatment for autism spectrum disorder, including psychological, speech, occupational therapy, and social skills. Additionally, residential services are available to both children and adults needing more supported care.


Little Steps Pediatric Therapy

847-707-6744
Chicago: 1945 W. Wilson Ave., Chicago, IL 60640
Willowbrook: 625 Plainfield Road Unit 224, Willowbrook, IL 60527
Glenview: 1850 Johns Drive, Glenview, IL 60025
Highland Park: 1442 Old Skokie Valley Road, Highland Park, IL 60035
Wilmette: 1123 Greenleaf Avenue, Wilmette, IL 60091

Clinical services include speech and language therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, and feeding therapy.


Loyola Medicine – Pediatric Support Services 

2160 S 1st Ave, Maywood, IL 60153
888-584-7888

Loyola’s developmental pediatrician works with an experienced team to care for children with disabilities, behavior issues and developmental issues—including physical, learning and language delays. We provide evaluations and treatment recommendations including family and individual counseling and feeding, speech, physical, and occupational therapies. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Ludden Speech and Language Clinic

Saint Xavier University
3700 W. 103rd Street, Chicago, IL 60655
773-298-3571
gbanys@sxu.edu

Speech therapy services which include evaluation, diagnosis and treatment for children and adults with communication disorders. Click here for client application. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Lumiere Children's Therapy

811 W. Evergreen Ave., Suite 306, Chicago, IL 60642
(312) 242-1665
info@lumierechild.com

Multidisciplinary pediatric therapy program located in Chicago that serves the developmental needs of children and their families. Services, both in-home and center-based, include ABA Therapy, Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Social Work. A therapeutic preschool program, enrichment classes, and summer camps are also available.


Lurie Children’s Hospital

1.800.543.7362
7 locations available: Downtown, Lincoln Park, Northbrook, New Lenox, Grayslake, Westchester, & Westbrook

The Department of Speech-Language Pathology at Lurie Children’s offers comprehensive and individualized care to children and adolescents with communication and feeding-swallowing disorders. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital - Pediatric Program

26W171 Roosevelt Rd., Wheaton, IL 60187
(630) 909-8542

The Marianjoy Pediatric Program uses physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech-language pathology and neuropsychology to treat pediatric patients with an array of conditions, including autism. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Mary Barry and Associates, LLC 

15 Spinning Wheel Road, Suite 117, Hinsdale, IL 60521
(630) 654-8888

Provides speech and language evaluations and therapy as well as social language groups.


Meghan Murphy and Associates

Contact: Lisa Bullard
2151 W. Roscoe Ave. #1W, Chicago, IL 60618
(773) 935-7355
therapy@friendsgroupchicago.com

Successful communication involves the ability to hear a message, process the information, formulate a response and deliver it in a socially appropriate manner. Our team of experienced, licensed pediatric therapists work with children from one year through middle school to achieve all aspects of this process.


Michele Ricamato, MA, CCC-SLP 

200 Easy St. Unit H, Carol Stream, IL 60188
(630) 939-2570

Provides assessment and speech and language therapy using Floortime approach.


Mobile Therapy Centers of America

1870 W. Winchester Rd #203 Libertyville, IL, 60048
(847) 816-7200
info@mtcus.com

MTC provides free developmental screenings. Speech/Language, ABA, Behavioral and Occupational Therapy services are provided either in home, at our center or in your child’s regular school or childcare setting.


Ms. Paula, SLP

(847) 736-7622
paula@mspaulaslp.com 

Provides pediatric and adult comprehensive speech-language therapy evaluations, treatment, consultation, and training throughout the Chicagoland area; services offered in English and Spanish.


Nature’s Edge Therapy Center, Inc.

Director Becky Payne, MATCCC/SLP/HPCS
2523 14 ¾ Ave., Rice Lake, WI 54868
(715) 859-6670

Assessment and treatment for patients that have expressive and receptive language delays, including finding alternative forms of communication for those that have limited verbal expression, feeding and swallowing impairments, social skill deficits and pragmatic difficulties, as well as memory and cognitive delays.


Northern Illinois University

Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic
815-753-1481
slhc@niu.edu
3100 Sycamore Road, DeKalb, IL 60115

Provides speech-language evaluation and treatment and comprehensive hearing assessments for children, adolescents, and adults. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Northwestern Medicine Outpatient Rehab: Crystal Lake

394 Federal Dr, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Outpatient rehab center 
(815) 459-3810

Offers Speech, Occupational. Physical and aquatic Therapies to children 0-17. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Northwestern Medicine Outpatient Rehab: Sycamore

2111 Midlands Court Sycamore, Illinois 60178
Outpatient rehab center 
630-933-1500

Offers Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapies to children and adults. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Northwestern Medicine Outpatient Rehab: Winfield

25 Winfield Rd Suites 407, 430 And 506, Winfield, IL 60190
(630) 933-1500

Offers Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapies to children and adults. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Oak Tree Developmental Center

1640 N. Wells St. #103 Chicago, IL 60614
312-642-4300
oaktree@oaktreekids.com

Services include Occupational Therapy, Speech, Behavioral Therapy (LCSW), Physical Therapy, group services (social, therapeutic, executive functioning, etc.), school-based therapies, and home health therapy for Early Intervention.


OtoLing

Willard Hooks, PhD, CCC-A/SLP
1020 E. Ogden Ave., Suite 212, Naperville, IL 60563-8609
(630) 305-8288
otoling@mac.com

Provides auditory and speech-language services. See a complete list of services.


Play and Say Therapy

Kathleen Durkin, MS, CCC-SLP
6553 N Avondale Ave., Chicago, IL 60631
(773) 775-6651
playandsaytherapy@gmail.com

Provides speech and language assessment and therapy. Assessment and therapy provided in a functional play based environment. Utilizes a mix of multi-sensory and traditional speech and language skills.


Pediatric Therapy Group

631.804.4268
ozzie@pediatrictherapygroup.net

Provides ABA, Physical, Occupational and Speech therapy services. The team supports a comprehensive ABA model (35+ week) and specialize in the 2-6 year old population, though serves through early adolescence.


POP Pediatric Therapy (Power of Play)

7421 West Madison St.  Forest Park, Illinois 60130

Offers Occupational and Speech Therapy, individual therapy, Early Intervention services, Social Groups and nutrition consultation.


Positive Development

(833) 587-1784
Chicago (Bucktown): 1820 W Webster Ave, Suite 430 Chicago, IL 60614
Chicago (Hyde Park): 1525 E. 55th Street, Suite 302 Chicago, IL 60615
Deerfield: 155 N. Pfingsten Rd., Suite 150 Deerfield, IL 60015
Metro East Area: 4972 Benchmark Centre Drive, Suite 200 Swansea IL, 62226

Provides Developmental, OT, Speech and Feeding therapies. Counseling/mental health services include individual child/adolescent psychotherapy (both play therapy and talk therapy), Parent/child therapy and family psychotherapy.  Some Medicaid plans accepted.


Project Org + Design Studio (PODS)

1401 E 79th Street Chicago, IL 60619
Jon Barnes, Senior Director - jon@projectorg.com
773.221.7171

PODS provides the full scale of therapy services and serves as a one stop shop for children on the spectrum of autism to receive ABA, Occupational, Speech, Physical and Nutrition services.  We also have a full service inclusive preschool for children with and without developmental delays ages 15 mos.-5 years, and an after-school and summer program for children ages 6-13.


PYR Services, LLC

us-info@pyrservices.com
773 667-7700
Chicago (South Side): 7158 South Woodlawn Chicago, IL 60619
Homewood: 1820 Ridge Road Suite 219, Homewood, IL 60430

Provides speech and feeding therapy services to children from birth through age 14.


Robin's Key Speech, Language, and Learning, PLLC

847-868-2447
info@robinskeylearning.com
4905 Old Orchard Center, Suite 435, Skokie, IL 60077

Provides teletherapy speech services for ages 3-22 and in-person and virtual social skills groups for ages 11-17. Click here for list of current groups (rolling enrollment


Rush Health Associates

2011 York Rd Ste 2000A Oak Brook, IL 60523
708-492-5630

Provides Occupational and Speech therapy services to individuals ages 0 - 18.


RUSH Kids Pediatric Therapy

Multiple Locations (click for address and phone): Chicago, LaGrangeNaperville-North, Naperville-South, Libertyville, Aurora, Orland Park, St. Charles, and Crystal Lake.

Provides therapy for children from birth to age 21 with a wide range of needs. Services include Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, ABA, and Feeding Therapy.


Rush NeuroBehavioral Center

4711 W. Golf Road, Suite 1100, Skokie, IL 60676
(847) 933-9339
info@rnbc.org

Provides assessment and speech and language therapy. Bi-lingual therapy services offered (Spanish). 


RUSH Speech-Language Pathology Services

Orthopedic Building
1611 W. Harrison St., Suite 530, Chicago, IL 60612
312-942-5013

Serving child, adolescent and adult patients. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Saint Anthony Hospital - Rehabilitation Services

Saint Anthony Hospital: 2875 West 19th Street, Chicago, IL 60623 - 773.484.4150
Little Village Clinic: 3059 West 26th Street - 773.696.9050
Kedzie Clinic: 4455 South Kedzie Avenue - 773.523.2416
SAH Physical Therapy: 1600 West 13th Street - 312.243.5582

Saint Anthony Hospital offers individualized treatment plans, covering a wide variety of needs, for all ages – now at four convenient locations. Rehabilitation services include physical and occupational therapy, audiology, and speech therapy. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital (Sinai Health System)

1401 South California Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60608
773.522.2010

Schwab’s pediatric rehabilitation program serves children and adolescents with disabling medical conditions and their families including autism spectrum disorder. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Schwantz Pediatric Therapy, Inc. 

Michelle Schwantz, M.A., CCC-SLP
2208 Baxter Ct., Elgin, IL 60123
(224) 805-6345
mschwantzslp@gmail.com

Provide evaluation and direct treatment for children, birth through early adolescence.  Training in DIR/Floortime, PROMPT therapy, Social Thinking, and SOS feeding therapy.


Shriners Hospitals for Children

2211 N Oak Park Ave, Chicago, IL 60707
(773) 622-5400

Provides rehabilitation therapies including Speech, OT, Physical Therapy and Aquatic Therapy for language, motor and adaptive skill deficits. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Smart Moves Pediatrics

7929 Cermak Rd. Unit C North Riverside, IL 60546
colton@smartmovespediatrics.com
708-442-0023

Clinical services include speech and language therapy, occupational therapy, and physical therapy.


Social Butterfly, Inc.

630-381-8307
info@sbspeechtherapy.com
Westmont: 825 Cass Avenue, Suite 311 Westmont, IL 60559
Naperville: 534 W. 5th Ave. Naperville, IL 60563
In-home service area: Serving the surrounding communities of Aurora, Addison, Burr Ridge, Bolingbrook, Brookfield, Clarendon Hills, Darien, Downers Grove, Elmhurst, Glen Ellyn, Hinsdale, LaGrange, Lisle, Lombard, Naperville, Oak Brook, Oak Brook Terrace, Oak Park, Romeoville, Warrenville, Westchester, Western Springs, Wheaton, Westmont, Willowbrook, Winfield and Woodridge.

Provides in-clinic and home-based speech, language and feeding assessment and therapy to children and adults with autism.


Soundbox Speech

AMANDA LEDERER
(312) 392-1640
Serves Chicago and surrounding suburbs.

Provides individualized speech & language therapy to children, teens and adults. 


Speak Your Mind
 
630-765-5890
lorissa@speakyourtherapy.com

Speak Your Mind provides quality Speech Therapy for children, teenagers, and adults in Wheaton, Glen Ellyn, Naperville, Carol Stream, and the surrounding Chicago Suburban areas.


Speech Learning Center

Talya E. Smith, SLP
6249 Pine Tree Drive Long Grove, IL 60047
(773) 368-5074

Speech and language services for early intervention, as well as children ages 3-18.


Speech and Language Pathways LLC

847-268-3799
info@slpathways.com
711 W Maude Avenue Arlington Heights, IL 60004

Provides Speech, Occupational and social skills therapy services for ages 2 - 18 as well as AAC evaluation for kids and young adults, training and intervention. Bilingual speech therapy available.


Speech Tree

2423 Glenwood Ave, Joliet, IL 60435
(815) 725-9992

Provides evaluation and intervention services for speech and language delays and disorders. Free screening.


Strive ABA Consultants

Serving the Chicagoland and NW Indiana areas
In-clinic services located in Oak Forest, Merriville and Chicago (Southside – 60643) 
773-589-4667
striveabaconsultants@gmail.com

Provides in-clinic and in-home (when appropriate) ABA therapy for children ages, 2-26 and serves Chicagoland area, including north and south side, South Suburbs and Joliet area. Additionally, provides Speech, Occupational & Feeding therapies, along with AAC evaluation and support securing a device through insurance as appropriate. Provides financial assistance for diagnostic evaluations, delivered by Adapt Psychological Services. Accepts some Medicaid plans. Strive assists with transportation to clinics as needed at no cost to families. 


SwedishAmerican Hospital
Pediatric Therapy And Adult Speech Therapy

209 9th St, Rockford, IL 61104
(779) 696-4470

The staff includes registered and licensed occupational therapists, physical therapists and speech language pathologists. We treat children with a variety of diagnosis, including, autism, attention deficit disorder, cerebral palsy, down syndrome, spina bifida, spinal cord injury, cognitive and developmental delays, language disorders, hearing loss, sensory integration dysfunction and many more. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Sweeney, Augustin and Associates

Maureen Sweeney, PhD, CCC-SLP
5225 Old Orchard Road, Suite 44, Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 583-9492
msweeney.saa@comcast.net

Provides assessment and speech and language therapy.


TALC Technology & Language Center  (Jill Senner) 

Jill E. Senner, PhD, CCC-SLP 
Matthew R. Baud, MS, CCC-SLP
Ramey Abudayyeh, MS, CCC-SLP
Heather Miller Schwarz, MS, CCC-SLP
847.682.1596
info@talcaac.com
Now serving Illinois, Indiana & Washington

Technology & Language Center, Inc. is a tele-AAC practice serving children, teens, and young adults with complex communication needs. Tele-AAC is a form of telepractice, a method of offering services using videoconferencing tools like Zoom, specifically for individuals using augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) and their teams.


Tarle Speech

Jennifer Tarle-Pakulski
226-272-7039
jennifer@tarlespeech.com

Conducts AAC Evaluations for individuals on the autism spectrum, with a special interest in young adults with no AAC experience.


TherapyWorks

312.780.0820
michelle@therapyworks.com
In-clinic: 778 Frontage Road, Suites 101 & 102 Northfield, IL 60093 
In-home: Chicago and surrounding suburbs

In-home and in-clinic speech, language and feeding therapy, occupational therapy and physical therapy provider with an online platform that allows parents to schedule appointments with local pediatric therapists for in-home services.


Total Spectrum

Locations in Aurora, Elmhurst, Lombard, Northbrook, as well as Bloomington, Champaign and Peoria
(630) 359-3629
info@totalspectrumcare.com

Provides in home ABA therapy working to reduce behavior challenges, increase skills important to daily life and create an environment where your family can be comfortable and successful; locations also in Lombard and Bloomington. Additionally, provides counseling/individual therapy and speech and language therapy.


Treehouse Pediatric Therapy 

Woodridge: 3351 Hobson Road, Suite. B. Woodridge, IL  60517
Batavia: 131 Flinn Street, Unit A. Batavia, IL 60510
630-541-3652
info@treehousepediatric.com

Treehouse Pediatric Therapy is an outpatient pediatric therapy clinic that provides services to children between the ages of 0 and 18. Center-based services include physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech & language therapy, pelvic floor health, dietitian, feeding, social groups, and ABA therapy.


UChicago: Comer Children’s Hospital 
Pediatric Physical & Occupational Therapy

5841 S. Maryland Avenue Chicago, IL 60637
773-702-1000

Offers pediatric speech, occupational and physical therapy evaluation and treatment. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


University of Illinois at Chicago Developmental Disabilities Family Clinic

Sara Shields-Cole
1640 W. Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60608
(312) 413-1490

Speech evaluations conducted in English and Spanish for children with an intellectual or developmental disability. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Vital Rehabilitation

5820 W. Irving Park Road
Chicago, IL 60634
(773) 685-8482; 773-975-6830
contact@vitalrehabilitation.com

Provides physical therapy evaluations in the clinic, home or community. Provides Occupational Therapy, Speech and Language Therapy, Aquatic therapy, Neuro Developmental Treatment (NDT) and Cuevas MEDEK Exercise (CME). Medicaid taken only at Lakeview location.


Westside Children's Therapy

Locations throughout the Chicagoland area, including Frankfort, Shorewood, Joliet, Plainfield, Wheaton, Glen Ellyn, Schaumburg, Orland Park, New Lenox, Tinley Park, Willowbrook, Carol Stream, and Shorewood. 
815-469-1500

Provides ABA, speech, feeding, physical, occupational therapy and counseling. Additionally, Westside offers diagnostic evaluation/testing and summer camp programming. Insurance information here

High School

Art Therapy

Elena Kaiser, MA, ATR-BC, LCPC

Counseling and Art Therapy
2956 Central St, Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 337-2377
kaiser.elena@comcast.net

Uses the creative process of art-making to help her clients improve and enhance their physical, mental, and emotional well-being.


Institute for Therapy through the Arts

2130 Green Bay Road, Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 425-9708 ext 590

Through the art-making experience and therapeutic relationship, clients express and examine feelings, learn about cause and effect relationships, improve problem-solving patterns, promote social skills, develop responsibility and independence, cope with symptoms and enhance self-esteem.


Julie Herr & Associates, LLC

Creating Art In Community
2032 W. Grand Ave., Chicago, IL 60612
(773) 529-2690
elizabeth@julieherr.com

Summer art program for children with and without special needs. Over the course of six Saturdays, they will use pictures from their favorite books as a jumping off point to explore color and shape. The class will culminate in the creation of a group mural.


Seasons Within, LLC

Holly DeRosa Walejeski, LCPC, ATR
1515 North Harlem Avenue, Suite 301, Oak Park, Illinois 60302
info@seasonswithinllc.com
708-303-8083

Provides individual outpatient counseling and art therapy to children, teens, and adults and has extensive experience with ASD.


Trinity Services Autism & Family Resource Center

Resource Library
Katie Decker
13318 W. Lincoln Highway, New Lenox, IL 60451
(815) 462-4273
kdecker@trinity-services.org

Resource library provides information about various resources, services, and upcoming community events. Families can borrow books, games, toys, and other learning aids for short periods of time.

Feeding Therapy

All Bright Therapies

Chicago: 1957 W Dickens Avenue, Chicago, IL 60614 - 773-789-9640
Skokie: 5006 Oakton Street, Skokie IL 60077 - 224-601-3023
amanda.a@allbrighttherapies.com

Provides quality DIRFloortime, speech, occupational and feeding therapy to children with delays and disorders, which including evaluations, individual services and group therapy.


Amplifying Potential Therapy  

Northbrook, IL
Susan Robins: susanr.apt@gmail.com 
224-300-8866

Amplifying Potential Therapy is a full service, neuro-affirming speech and occupational therapy clinic focused on the needs of the autistic community for ages two through adulthood. We have particular expertise with augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) for all types of devices (including alphabet/text-based AAC) and utilize motor-based teaching. This approach focuses on the client’s motor planning difficulties as the root cause of communication, life skills, and social skills impairments. Occupational therapy services include a heavy focus on vision-related therapy. They offer social skills groups for all ages.  


Ann & Robert Lurie’s Children Hospital of Chicago - Feeding Therapy

Dr. Maria Green
467 W Deming Pl, Chicago, IL 60614
312-227-4200

Accepts some Medicaid plans.


BDI Playhouse Children's Therapy

Aurora: 600 N. Commons Drive, Suite 102 Aurora, IL  60504 
Orland Park: 11411 W. 183rd Street. Suite B Orland Park 60467
708.478.1820 

We provide Occupational, Physical, and Speech Therapy along with Aquatic Therapy, Gait Clinic, Feeding Clinic, Casting and Bike Riding Lessons for kids and young adults (birth - 25).


Bloom Pediatric Therapies

445 Park Ave, Suites A&B, Cary, IL 60013
847.791.5517
bloompediatrictherapies@gmail.com 

Provides speech, feeding, occupational, and physical therapies for ages birth to 21. 


BY YOUR SIDE Autism Therapy Services

(866) 429-7543 (866 4-BYS KID)
info@byyoursideac.com
Locations in: Morton Grove, Oak Brook, Plainfield, Crystal Lake, St, Charles, Darien, Tinley Park, and Schaumburg. 

Offering individualized, multidisciplinary programs focused on skill-building. In-Home and center-based ABA Therapy, BYS Academy School Readiness Program, Speech/Occupational Therapies, and Diagnostic Evaluations. 


Children's Therapy Connections

15255 S Harlem Ave, Orland Park, IL 60462
708-226-9200

Provides Speech, OT, Feeding and Physical Therapies, as well as ABA programming and counseling. Additional services include community function assistance, aquatic therapy, nutrition assessment and treatment and therapeutic listening. 


Communication Clubhouse

Downers Grove Site: 2901 Finley Road, Suite 102, Downers Grove, IL 60515, 630-495-6800
North Mayfair: 4908 N. Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60630, 773-205-8505
Roscoe Village Site: 2630 W. Bradley Place, Suite A. Chicago, IL 60618, 312-955-0089
info@clubhousetherapy.com

Provides ABA therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, feeding therapy & nutrition, and social groups.


Cortica

2255 Enterprise Dr, Ste 5501, Westchester, IL 60154
(708) 965-4123
enroll@corticacare.com 

Provides diagnostic evaluations, as well as ongoing medical and therapeutic care. Medical services include pediatric neurology, nutrition and medication management. Therapeutic services include Early Intervention services for children 0-3 and therapeutic pre-school for children ages 3-5. Additional services for aged children 3 and up include counseling, ABA (in-home and in-center), occupational therapy, speech therapy, physical therapy and music therapy.   pediatric neurologists and pediatricians, we identify the underlying causes of developmental differences and create customized treatment programs based on the child’s neurobiology and developmental profile. 


Early Autism Services 

Clinical Director: Michelle Berlinski M.Ed BCBA LBA
312-965-2997
Info@earlyautismservices.com

Provides individualized home-based, center-based, and telehealth ABA therapy for children with autism ages, 2-18, living in Chicago and the Northwest Indiana area. Accepts some Medicaid plans. 


Easterseals Central Illinois

507 East Armstrong Avenue, Peoria, IL 61603-3201 
(309) 686-1177

Provides interdisciplinary pediatric therapy and support for the whole child, and your whole family. Services include: Early Intervention, Feeding therapy, Speech Therapy, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Counseling. Additional autism services include ABA, DIR/Floortime, assistive technology clinics, adaptive swim lessons, care management, diagnostic evaluations, social skills groups, residential day camp and parent training. 


Easterseals DuPage & Fox Valley

Locations in: Elgin, Naperville and Villa Park 
Diagnostic Services: Mary Beth Scholtes at 630.261.6287 or mscholtes@eastersealsdfvr.org
All other services:  630.282.2022
For Spanish services or if you live in Hanover Township: Brenda Delgado at 847.742.3264

Autism services include Behavior therapy, Feeding Therapy, Speech Therapy, Assistive Technology Therapy, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Nutritional therapy.  Additionally, they offer diagnostic evaluations, parent training and parent/sibling support groups. Serving children birth – 18. Some Medicaid plans accepted, as well as sliding scale; more insurance information here.


Edward-Elmhurst Hospital 

Rehabilitation team at Edward Hospital: 630-527-3375
Rehabilitation team at Elmhurst Hospital: 331-221-5840
Pediatric locations in: Addison, Elmhurst, Hinsdale, Lombard, Naperville, Plainfield, 

The pediatric rehabilitation team provides Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapy to children from birth through adolescence. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Helping Hand Rehabilitation Center

9649 W. 55th St., Countryside, IL 60525
(708) 352-3580, ext. 437

Outpatient clinic for children with a wide array of disabilities and delays. Clinic provides individuals with physical therapy, occupational therapy, music therapy, and speech and language evaluation and treatment. Behavioral health clinic provides individual psychotherapy and individual/family behavioral therapy services for all ages. Accepts some Medicaid plans.  


Helping Hands 

185 S Marley Rd New Lenox, IL 60451
815-462-4928
info@helpinghandstherapy.org

Provides speech therapy, occupational therapy, and physical therapy to children 0-14 years old in a clinic setting. Helping Hands uses a collaborative, cross disciplinary approach and provides solutions to target challenging situations by meeting with families in the community and provides on-going family support with home suggestions. 


Hummingbird Pediatric Therapies

Westmont: (630) 560-0136, linda@hummingbirdpediatrictherapies.com 
Woodridge: (630) 442-7662, maggie@hummingbirdpediatrictherapies.com
Service areas include the following and surrounding areas: Hinsdale, Clarendon Hills, Westmont, Oak Brook Terrace, Oak Brook, Western Springs, Willow Springs, La Grange, La Grange Park, Downers Grove, Woodridge, Plainfield, Lemont, Romeoville, Homer Glen, Lockport, Joliet, Naperville, Brookfield, Palos Park, Orland Park, Countryside, Elmhurst, Lombard, Villa Park, Westmont, Darien, Burr Ridge, Bolingbrook, Lisle, Indian Head Park, Chicago-Midway, Westchester.

Services include:  Developmental, Feeding, Speech, Occupational and Physical therapies, as well as therapeutic preschool (ages 2-7), pediatric counseling, and group services (social language playgroups). Added services include: art therapy, aquatic therapy, hippotherapy, handwriting without tears, interactive metronome, therapeutic listening 


In2GreatTherapy

1371 Abbott ct. Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
info@in2greattherapy.com 
847-777-8995

Offers PT, OT, Speech, Feeding Therapy, ABA and mental health services (DIR/Floortime model as well as various other therapeutic approaches); Skills in creating sensory diets, therapeutic listening programs and community transition plans for individuals birth - young adult. Additionally, offers school readiness programs for children 2-5, Therapeutic summer camps (options for ages 3-17) and social skills groups (children and teens)


JCFS Chicago

855.275.5237
Ask@JCFS.org

Provides integrated pediatric therapies including aquatic & yoga therapies, feeding & swallowing therapy, occupational therapy, speech/language therapy, and developmental social groups. Also, provides psychological testing and neurodevelopmental evaluations.


KatieBug Therapy, Ltd.

2156 Deep Water Lane, Naperville, IL 60564
(630) 904-0700
info@katiebugtherapy.com 

Provides speech therapy, occupational therapy, feeding therapy, physical therapy and early intervention services.  


Kick Start Learning and Play

3545 Lake Avenue, Wilmette, IL 60091
(847) 386-6560
info@kickstartptn.com (general)
esther@kickstartptn.com (mental health services) 
Serving the North Shore and Northern Suburbs, as well as virtual services.

Clinical services include developmental therapy, occupational therapy, speech and language therapy, and social skills groups for children up to early adolescence. Additionally, Kick Start has early intervention, therapeutic preschool and summer camp programs. Mental health services expand to services for children, teens, adults, and families. 


Hpt Kids Pediatric Therapy

Shorewood: 860 Center Ct.  - Unit C Shorewood, IL  60404 - (815) 773-9000 
Dekalb Clinic: 1715 Dekalb Ave - Suite 125 Sycamore, IL  60178 - (815) 991-5760 
School Based Administration Office Information: 815-730-1800

Hillmann Pediatric Therapy is a Clinic, School Based, and Home Therapy based services organization.  Provides physical, occupational and speech therapy for individuals 0-21.   


KidsConnect Pediatric Therapy

info@kidsconnect.care
708 763-9582 
1144 Lake St, Suite 200B, Oak Park, iL

KidsConnect provides individual or group, client-centered, and evidence-based occupational therapy, feeding, and speech treatment to children 0 to 21 years of age. Treatment is also delivered when needed within the client’s home, at school, or on the playground.


Langston Pediatric Therapy

630-553-8444
office@langstonpediatrictherapy.com
10 Saravanos Drive Yorkville, IL 60560

Provides physical, occupational and speech therapy for individuals 0-21.  


Loyola Medicine – Pediatric Support Services 

2160 S 1st Ave, Maywood, IL 60153
888-584-7888

Loyola’s developmental pediatrician works with an experienced team to care for children with disabilities, behavior issues and developmental issues—including physical, learning and language delays. We provide evaluations and treatment recommendations including family and individual counseling and feeding, speech, physical, and occupational therapies. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Mobile Therapy Centers of America

1870 W. Winchester Rd #203 Libertyville, IL, 60048
(847) 816-7200
info@mtcus.com

MTC provides free developmental screenings. Speech/Language, ABA, Behavioral and Occupational Therapy services are provided either in home, at our center or in your child’s regular school or childcare setting.


Northwestern Medicine Outpatient Rehab: Crystal Lake

394 Federal Dr, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Outpatient rehab center 
(815) 459-3810

Offers Speech, Occupational. Physical and aquatic Therapies to children 0-17. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Northwestern Medicine Outpatient Rehab: Sycamore

2111 Midlands Court Sycamore, Illinois 60178
Outpatient rehab center 
630-933-1500

Offers Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapies to children and adults. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Northwestern Medicine Outpatient Rehab: Winfield

25 Winfield Rd Suites 407, 430 And 506, Winfield, IL 60190
(630) 933-1500

Offers Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapies to children and adults. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


POP Pediatric Therapy (Power of Play)

7421 West Madison St.  Forest Park, Illinois 60130

Offers Occupational and Speech Therapy, individual therapy, Early Intervention services, Social Groups and nutrition consultation.


Positive Development

(833) 587-1784
Chicago (Bucktown): 1820 W Webster Ave, Suite 430 Chicago, IL 60614
Chicago (Hyde Park): 1525 E. 55th Street, Suite 302 Chicago, IL 60615
Deerfield: 155 N. Pfingsten Rd., Suite 150 Deerfield, IL 60015
Metro East Area: 4972 Benchmark Centre Drive, Suite 200 Swansea IL, 62226

Provides Developmental, OT, Speech and Feeding therapies. Counseling/mental health services include individual child/adolescent psychotherapy (both play therapy and talk therapy), Parent/child therapy and family psychotherapy.  Some Medicaid plans accepted.


Project Org + Design Studio (PODS)

1401 E 79th Street Chicago, IL 60619
Jon Barnes, Senior Director - jon@projectorg.com
773.221.7171

PODS provides the full scale of therapy services and serves as a one stop shop for children on the spectrum of autism to receive ABA, Occupational, Speech, Physical and Nutrition services.  We also have a full service inclusive preschool for children with and without developmental delays ages 15 mos.-5 years, and an after-school and summer program for children ages 6-13.


Robin's Key Speech, Language, and Learning, PLLC

847-868-2447
info@robinskeylearning.com
4905 Old Orchard Center, Suite 435, Skokie, IL 60077

Provides teletherapy speech services for ages 3-22 and in-person and virtual social skills groups for ages 11-17. Click here for list of current groups (rolling enrollment


RUSH Speech-Language Pathology Services

Orthopedic Building
1611 W. Harrison St., Suite 530, Chicago, IL 60612
312-942-7379

Serving child, adolescent and adult patients. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Smart Moves Pediatrics

7929 Cermak Rd. Unit C North Riverside, IL 60546
colton@smartmovespediatrics.com
708-442-0023

Clinical services include speech and language therapy, occupational therapy, and physical therapy.


Social Butterfly, Inc.

630-381-8307
info@sbspeechtherapy.com
Westmont: 825 Cass Avenue, Suite 311 Westmont, IL 60559
Naperville: 534 W. 5th Ave. Naperville, IL 60563
In-home service area: Serving the surrounding communities of Aurora, Addison, Burr Ridge, Bolingbrook, Brookfield, Clarendon Hills, Darien, Downers Grove, Elmhurst, Glen Ellyn, Hinsdale, LaGrange, Lisle, Lombard, Naperville, Oak Brook, Oak Brook Terrace, Oak Park, Romeoville, Warrenville, Westchester, Western Springs, Wheaton, Westmont, Willowbrook, Winfield and Woodridge.

Provides in-clinic and home-based speech, language and feeding assessment and therapy to children and adults with autism.


Strive ABA Consultants

Serving the Chicagoland and NW Indiana areas
In-clinic services located in Oak Forest, Merriville and Chicago (Southside – 60643) 
773-589-4667
striveabaconsultants@gmail.com

Provides in-clinic and in-home (when appropriate) ABA therapy for children ages, 2-26 and serves Chicagoland area, including north and south side, South Suburbs and Joliet area. Additionally, provides Speech, Occupational & Feeding therapies, along with AAC evaluation and support securing a device through insurance as appropriate. Provides financial assistance for diagnostic evaluations, delivered by Adapt Psychological Services. Accepts some Medicaid plans. Strive assists with transportation to clinics as needed at no cost to families. 


SwedishAmerican Hospital
Pediatric Therapy And Adult Speech Therapy

209 9th St, Rockford, IL 61104
(779) 696-4470

The staff includes registered and licensed occupational therapists, physical therapists and speech language pathologists. We treat children with a variety of diagnosis, including, autism, attention deficit disorder, cerebral palsy, down syndrome, spina bifida, spinal cord injury, cognitive and developmental delays, language disorders, hearing loss, sensory integration dysfunction and many more. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


TherapyWorks

312.780.0820
michelle@therapyworks.com
In-clinic: 778 Frontage Road, Suites 101 & 102 Northfield, IL 60093 
In-home: Chicago and surrounding suburbs

In-home and in-clinic speech, language and feeding therapy, occupational therapy and physical therapy provider with an online platform that allows parents to schedule appointments with local pediatric therapists for in-home services.


UChicago: Comer Children’s Hospital 
Pediatric Physical & Occupational Therapy

5841 S. Maryland Avenue Chicago, IL 60637
773-702-1000

Offers pediatric speech, occupational and physical therapy evaluation and treatment. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Westside Children's Therapy

Service areas: Plainfield, Frankfort, Joliet, Orland Park, New Lenox, Mokena, Tinley Park, Crest Hill, Channahon, Minooka, Wilmington, Coal City, Manhattan, Diamond, Matteson, Richton Park, Sauk Village, Wheaton, Lombard, Naperville, Downers Grove, Glen Ellyn, Carol Stream, Batavia, Westmont, and many others!
(815) 469-1500

Provides ABA, speech, feeding, physical, occupational therapy and counseling. Additionally, Westside offers diagnostic evaluation/testing and summer camp programming. Insurance information here

Group Therapy

Advanced Behavioral Solutions (ABS)

2060 East Algonquin Road, Suite 720, Schaumburg, Illinois  60173
Phone: (847) 496-4693
email: help@advancedbehavioralsolutions.com

A comprehensive group practice located in the Northwest suburbs that provides psychological and counseling services and utilizes arts & crafts, therapeutic dialogue, video and board games, social stories and roleplay, video clips, and monthly off-site activities to build essential social competencies, promote problem solving skills, increase symptom management, and explore solutions to members’ social challenges.


Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center

Pediatric Developmental Center
913 W. Wellington Ave., 3rd Floor Chicago, IL 60657 
773-296-7340

The Autism Treatment Program provides on-site intervention; services to children ages 3-16/17 years old. Services available in English and Spanish. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


All Bright Therapies

Chicago: 1957 W Dickens Avenue, Chicago, IL 60614 - 773-789-9640
Skokie: 5006 Oakton Street, Skokie IL 60077 - 224-601-3023
amanda.a@allbrighttherapies.com

Provides quality DIRFloortime, speech, occupational and feeding therapy to children with delays and disorders, which including evaluations, individual services and group therapy.


Arlington Pediatric Therapy Management Services, Ltd.

Super Social All-Stars
3105 N. Wilke Road, Suite H, Arlington Heights, IL 60004-1450
(847) 255-8690

This group is designed to teach and facilitate successful communication and interactions between peers by virtue of social games, activities, and role-playing tasks.


Accepting Therapy

107 W. Van Buren St., Ste 205 Chicago, IL 60605
(773) 442-2338

Individual therapy for individuals, ages 2+, with well-developed verbal skills. 


AFG Family Guidance Center

444 Green Bay Road, Kenilworth, Illinois 60043
(847) 853-0234

Offers clinical services including psychiatric evaluations and medication management, psychological and developmental evaluations,  therapy (individual, family, and group  for individuals with developed verbal skills), and ADHD coaching. List of providers.


Ascension: Autism Spectrum and Developmental Disorders Resource Center

1786 Moon Lake Blvd. Suite 202, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169
847-755-8536
ahbhhheresourcecenter@ascension.org

Provides brief counseling services for individuals (all ages, children through adulthood) with ASD or a DD who have public insurance/Medicaid (please contact for information about application process). Free services to the public include screenings for autism, resource assessments, behavioral consults, triage to services, and monthly recreational groups. Social skills groups for grades pre-k/kindergarten, 3rd-5th and high school. Occasionally, Young adult and Adult groups as well. Scholarships available.


Behavioral Psychology Associates

Group locations in Barrington and Schaumburg
847-303-1880

Social skills groups are designed to improve conversational skills, interpreting non-verbal communication and social cues, and to help deal with social situations.


Black Bear Academy 

1801 W Byron Street Chicago, IL 60613
773.244.0700

Black Bear Academy (BBA) is a private program offering academic classes for children 18 months - 6 years old and therapeutic services for ages 3-15 years old. BBA also offers diagnostic, developmental, and speech and occupational therapy evaluations and behavioral health services.  


Brighthouse Diagnostics and Treatment Center

2919 N. Southport Ave., Unit 1 Chicago, IL 60657
773-799-8939
sairakhan@brighthousecenter.com
aprilhall@brighthousecenter.com

Brighthouse provides specialized services to individuals between the ages of 2 and 18 who present with neurodevelopmental, social-emotional, and behavioral challenges. Services include diagnostic evaluations, individual psychotherapy, behavioral therapy, speech therapy, social skills groups and parent workshops. Bilingual (Eng/Spanish) providers. 


Charlie's Gift

Center for Autism and Related Disorders
1048 W. Ogden Ave., Suite 130, Downers Grove, IL 60521
(630) 323-7500 x239
charliesgift@att.net

Offers social skills groups for children through pre-teens.


Chatabilities, Ltd. 

Julie Prato, MA, CCC-SLP
825 N. Cass Ave., #109 Westmont, IL 60559
(773) 318-8890
Cook County
julieprato@chatabilities.com

We provide individual speech and language therapy, reading remediation, social thinking groups, and dating support. We work with preschoolers to young adults. 


Chicago Autism and Behavior Specialists (CAB)

901 W. Hawthorn Dr., Itasca IL 60143
800-844-1232
info@autismbehaviorspecialists.com

Provides comprehensive ABA treatment programs tailored to child’s individual needs (serves 0 - 26 years old).


Continuum Behavioral Health - Autism Spectrum Alliance

2325 Dean Street Suite 750 St. Charles, IL 60175 
630-286-0026
mkimener@autismspectrumalliance.com
General information: 877-274-4584; Contact@autismspectrumalliance.com

Continuum Autism Spectrum Alliance provides quality ABA services in the Western suburbs. Also providing online social skills groups (at-home) for pre-teens through young adults.  


CORE Connection Counseling

6040 State Route 53, Suite B, Lisle, IL 60532
(630) 524-4000
info@coreconnectioncc.com

We provide individual counseling, parenting and family support, social & cognitive skills groups, & emotional regulation groups which include:  Social CBT, Social Theatre ™ and Zen Zones which blends the Zones of Regulation™ curriculum  with Yoga Kids.


Dragon Haven

Daniel Allen, MS, CTRS 
Recreational Therapist
815-344-9443

Virtual group therapy serves for kids between 9-17 and for young adults. Dragon Haven utilizes games like Dungeons & Dragons to help players build the skills needed to excel at the game table, and in the real world. By combining recreational therapeutic models with the ever-popular and incredibly fun D&D system,  offers online and in-person (Connecticut) social skills groups. 


Dynamic Lynks

1100 Lake St. Suite 100C, Oak Park, IL 60301
(708) 620-2373

Social skills groups and camps for children of all ages and abilities that incorporate current social and emotional skill curricula in tandem with evidence-based music therapy techniques and current autism best practices.


Edgewood Clinical Services, LLC

2948 Artesian Road, Suite 112, Naperville, IL 60540
(630) 428-7890

Groups that both follow a structured curriculum or offer a more free-flowing flexible process, both of which include various learning modalities to accommodate all styles of learning.


Emergent Learning Center

Naperville, IL: 1935 Springbrook Square Dr.
South Barrington, IL: 33 W Higgins Rd.
Additional locations in Illinois: Troy, Edwardsville, Waterloo
630-566-0506
info@emergentlearningcenter.com

Provides individual and small group ABA, as well as mindfulness and acceptance groups to improve social skill and emotional well-being for children and teens. 


Hope Delivery Systems

Inspire Business Center
1016 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago, IL 60607
(312) 985-7723
info@hopedeliverysystems.com

Groups focus on sitting and attending to activities, following directions, positive social behavior, coping skills, non-verbal communication/reading social cues, and problem solving skills.


In2GreatTherapy

1371 Abbott ct. Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
info@in2greattherapy.com 
847-777-8995

Offers PT, OT, Speech, Feeding Therapy, ABA and mental health services (DIR/Floortime model as well as various other therapeutic approaches); Skills in creating sensory diets, therapeutic listening programs and community transition plans for individuals birth - young adult. Additionally, offers school readiness programs for children 2-5, Therapeutic summer camps (options for ages 3-17) and social skills groups (children and teens)


Innovative Counseling Partners

715 Lake St., Suite 800, Oak Park, IL 60301 
773-312-3612

Provides individual, family, and relationship therapy for individuals with ASD and their families, as well as social skills group services to children and teens (ages 7-15) with ASD. 


Institute for Therapy Through the Arts 

2130 Green Bay Rd, Evanston, IL 60201
Locations: Evanston, Chicago, Highland Park 
847-425-9708
info@itachicago.org

Through the art-making experience and therapeutic relationship, clients express and examine feelings, learn about cause and effect relationships, improve problem-solving patterns, promote social skills, develop responsibility and independence, cope with symptoms and enhance self-esteem.


KGH Autism Services

(224) 326-2206
intake@kghautismservices.com
1161 Lake Cook Rd, Deerfield, IL 60015

Specializing in developmental-based ABA therapy (NDBI, ESDM) for infants, toddlers and preschoolers with ASD, in the home or at their specialized center. Providing therapeutic preschool and kindergarten, SLP, OT, mental health, parent training, sibling support, social groups, community support, significant problematic behavior support (FA) from early childhood through young adulthood. KGH also offers a Teen & Young Adult Center with a teaching apartment for teaching life skills. Serving Chicagoland, North Shore, West Suburbs, Northwest Suburbs, and Far North Suburbs. KGH has been supporting children and families for over 19 years.


Little Friends Center for Autism, Inc.

140 N. Wright St., Naperville, IL 60540
(630) 305-4196

Services include evaluation and treatment for autism spectrum disorder, including psychological, speech, occupational therapy, and social skills. Additionally, residential services are available to both children and adults needing more supported care.


LMH Services 

Social Skills Group for Young Adults
Linda M. Hoeck, MA, autism consultant
675 Regent Lane Propsect Heights, IL 60070
(224) 489-6464
lmhservices@gmail.com

Young adults with social skill challenges (typically diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder) who would like to participate . Targeted skills include: flexibility, self-management (daily responsibility and stress relief), conversation norms, relationships, observation skills/situational norms and problem-solving.


The LodeStone Center for Behavioral Health

Oak Park: 1110 North Boulevard - (708) 927-0279
Hinsdale: 15 Spinning Wheel Rd., Suite 426, Hinsdale IL 60521 - (708) 927-0279
McHenry: 3923 Mercy Dr., Suite F, McHenry, IL 60050 - 815-344-5061
Woodstock: 111 Dean St., Woodstock, IL 60098 - 815-344-5061
Chicago: 645 North Michigan Ave., Suite 1005, Chicago, IL 60611 - 312-809-7036

Service range from play therapy to one on one therapy to full psychological testing to wellness services. Social skills group designed for children who have difficulty communicating and getting along with their peers or siblings. It will help children build skills in a variety of areas including: communication and listening, understanding boundaries and personal space, friendship building and peer interactions, cooperation and teamwork, problem solving, and management of frustration and anger.


Melissa Amison, LCSW

Brookfield, Illinois 60513
(708) 271-9068
melissaaminsonLCSW@gmail.com

Individual Therapy: Available to all ages to address deficits in social skills, develop coping strategies, improve self-esteem, and any mental health concerns. Also offers play therapy and social skills groups for children ages 5-17.


MGB Services, Inc

Maria Bellantuono, LCPC
2625 Butterfield Rd, Suite 1385. Oakbrook IL
Additional location in Arlington Heights
847-701-4409
mariab@mgbservices.org

Provides individual and group therapy, parent training, and family consultation and coaching to individuals with ASD, Intellectual and developmental disorders across the lifespan.


Mt. Sinai – Under The Rainbow

1500 S California Ave, Chicago, IL 60622
773-257-4750

Provides outpatient mental health services, including Individual, family and play therapy. Group therapy and social skills groups are available to children and teens with verbal language. Parenting groups also available. *Note referral from PCP & insurance card needed. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Outschool

Live Online Classes and Camps. Explore any interest over live video chat! Discover fun, social, and safe learning experiences for kids ages 3-18 led by passionate teachers. Classes from $10.


POP Pediatric Therapy (Power of Play)

7421 West Madison St.  Forest Park, Illinois 60130

Offers Occupational and Speech Therapy, individual therapy, Early Intervention services, Social Groups and nutrition consultation.


The Prairie Clinic

Dr. Angel Heredia 
(630) 845-9644
1541 E Fabyan Parkway, Ste.101 Geneva, IL 60134

The Prairie Clinic provides psychiatric evaluation and medication management and diagnostic evaluation to children, adolescents, young adults, and their families. Group therapy is also available for children ages 6-17.


Robin's Key Speech, Language, and Learning, PLLC

847-868-2447
info@robinskeylearning.com
4905 Old Orchard Center, Suite 435, Skokie, IL 60077

Provides teletherapy speech services for ages 3-22 and virtual social skills groups for ages 11-17.


Rush University Medical Center

Autism Assessment, Research, Treatment & Services (AARTS) Center
1645 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 603, Chicago, IL 60612
(312) 942-0819

The Autism Assessment, Research, Treatment, & Services (AARTS) Center at Rush is a supportive program with unparalleled expertise in diagnosing and treating individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Smart Love Family Services

Chicago: Natalie & Ben Heineman Smart Love Center 2222 N. Kedzie Blvd. -  Chicago, IL 60647
Oak Park: Rush Medical Office Building - 610 S. Maple St., Suite 5601 -  Oak Park, IL 60304
(773) 665.8052 ext. 4

Smart Love offers counseling services for children, adults and families, as well as parent education classes and coaching. Our services include play and individual therapy, group therapy, parent counseling, couples therapy, and a range of assessment and evaluation services.


The Social Skills Place, Inc.

Susan Stern, MSW, LCSW
310 Happ Rd.  # 201 Northfield, IL 60093
(847) 446-7430
socialskillsplace@gmail.com

Social skills group for mainstreamed children, teens, and adolescents,  both on the autism spectrum and/or just having a hard time connecting with their peers and others, in their lives. Ages: K-12 grade.


SociAbility

Genevieve Thorton, PsyD
899 Skokie Blvd., Suite 204, Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 559-3240

Our groups are evidence based and may utilize components of Michelle Winner’s Social Thinking®, PEERS Curriculum and Video Modeling, which give group members the opportunity to make adjustments in their interaction styles and make improvements in their social skills.


Susan Myket, Ph.D & Associates

1415 Bond Street, Suite1415 Bond Street, Suite 127 - Naperville, IL 60563
630-355-9002

Provides evaluation services, individual and group-based treatment, parent management training (individual and group) and psychotherapy to parents, families and siblings. Complete contact form to initiate services. 


Transitions Developmental Therapy, PC 

Bianca D. Rodriguez, DT
225 Enterprise Drive, Suite 2505, Westchester, IL 60154
(708) 296-5990

Group focuses on building and developing social skills.


Trinity Services Autism and Family Resource Center

Carl Indovina, clinical psychologist/center director
13318 W. Lincoln Highway, New Lenox, IL 60451
(815) 462-4273
cindovina@trinity-services.org

Empirically-based interventions are used to teach social skills to small groups of individuals with similar needs. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


University of Illinois at Chicago Developmental Disabilities Family Clinic

1640 W. Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60608
(312) 413-1490

Social Skills Groups: School age and high school groups offered. Learn about social skills in a fun and interactive environment. Skills targeted vary depending on client needs. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


WEE Speech, PC

Julie Levin, Speech Pathologist
8833 Gross Point Road, Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 329-8226
office@weespeech.com

"Back to School" social language group provides children with fun opportunities to experience peer relationships in a positive and supportive environment.


Youth Services of Glenview

3100 W. Lake Ave. Glenview, IL 60025
(847) 724-2620

Social skills group for children and adolescents with non-verbal learning disability and/or Asperger's disorder. Children in the explorers program engage in a wide variety of activities designed to enhance their social outlets as well as build their ability to navigate peer interactions. 

Massage Therapy

Ameliorate Massage & CranioSacral

Theresa Winters, LMT, NCBTMB
826 S. Third St, St. Charles, IL 60174
(630) 253-0576
theresa@amelioratemassage.com

CranioSacral therapy is a light-touch, fully-clothed session that releases tension and restriction in the dural tube and fascia to allow the body to relax and self-correct.


Aspire Kids

Contact: Evon Mucek-Kucharczyk
1815 S. Wolf Road, Hillside, IL 60162
(708) 236-0979
emucek@aspireofillinois.org

Periodic courses for parents/caregivers and their babies who are not yet crawling on massage techniques that promote bonding, aid release of tension and strengthen primary systems.

Music Therapy

Chicago Center for Music Education (ChiME) 

1148 West Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60642 
(312) 738-2646 
Diverse Abilities Program Director, Alli Dunn: adunn@chimemusic.org 

The Diverse Abilities program which teaches and enhances musical and nonmusical life skills with tools and activities like singing, percussive instrument play, dance, and visual aids. Repertoire includes age-appropriate, high-energy, and culturally diverse songs from a variety of genres and countries. ChiME’s music therapists use their expertise and therapeutic skills to adapt the activities to each child’s unique ability level. Contact for more information on ChiME's Classroom Music for Diverse Abilities programs


Community Therapy Services, PC

Carol Hrodey, MS, OTR-L
40W310 LaFox Road, Suite 1AB, St. Charles, IL 60175
(630) 444-0077
info@ctspediatrics.com

Provides music therapy and offers music therapy groups.


Creative Exchange Music Therapy Clinic

Craig Christiansen, MT-BC, president & Kari Christiansen, director
1527 Westchester Blvd., Suite One South, Westchester, IL 60154
(708) 345-6100 or (773) 562-6202
info@creativeexchangemusic.com

Music therapy clinic developed as an innovative and model communication program that serves primarily individuals with autism spectrum disorder.


Dynamic Lynks

1100 Lake Street, Suite 100C, Oak Park, IL 60301
(708) 620-2373
info@dynamiclynks.com

Dynamic Lynks provides comprehensive therapeutic sessions and classes to spark lasting change in the unique mind-body connection of Autism. Through music therapy and adaptive yoga, we give your child the opportunity to succeed without intimidation or isolation.


Helping Hand Rehabilitation Center

Pediatric Rehabilitation Physician Clinic
Sally Wilson-Gamble
9649 W. 55th St., Countryside, IL 60525
(708) 352-3580, ext. 437

Outpatient clinic for children with a wide array of disabilities and delays. Clinic provides individuals with physical therapy, occupational therapy, music therapy, and speech and language evaluation and treatment. Behavioral health clinic provides individual psychotherapy and individual/family behavioral therapy services for all ages.


Institute for Therapy Through the Arts 

2130 Green Bay Rd, Evanston, IL 60201
Locations: Evanston, Chicago, Highland Park 
847-425-9708
info@itachicago.org

Through the art-making experience and therapeutic relationship, clients express and examine feelings, learn about cause and effect relationships, improve problem-solving patterns, promote social skills, develop responsibility and independence, cope with symptoms and enhance self-esteem.


J.O.B. Music Connection, Inc.

Jeanne O. Besetzny, MA, MT-BC, NMT, Orff-Schulwerk Level III Certified
1105 N. Delphia, Park Ridge, IL 60068
(847) 490-5514
jobmusic@comcast.net

Provides individual home-based and community-based music therapy services utilizing neurologic music therapy techniques to address speech/language skills, including PECS; fine/gross motor skills; cognitive/academic skills (language for learning; reading mastery; math skills); social/emotional skills, including social stories.


Tuned In Music Therapy Services, LLC

Meredith Harvey MT-BC, NMT, Certified Neurologic Music Therapist
600 N. Dearborn, Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 622-5696
tunedinmt@gmail.com

Provides individual home-based music therapy utilizing NMT techniques to address speech and communication, motor coordination, and cognition. Adaptive music instruction for guitar and piano also offered.

Occupational Therapy

Advocate Children's Hospital - Pediatric Therapy Center

Park Ridge: ACH Outpatient Center - W. Dempster St., Yacktman Pavilion 3rd floor Park Ridge, IL 60068, (847) 723-4532 
Palos Heights: Advocate Christ Outpatient Center - 12350 South Harlem Ave., Palos Heights, IL 60463, 708-684-3200
Oak Lawn: Advocate Christ Outpatient Pavilion - 95th Street and Kilbourn Avenue, 7th Floor,  Oak Lawn, IL 60453, 708-684-9890
Wilmette: Chicagoland Children's Health Alliance - 3232 Lake Avenue, Wilmette, IL 60091, 847-723-4532

Provides Speech, Occupational and Physical therapies to patients 0 - 18. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital - Rehabilitation and Wellness

3815 Highland Ave., Downers Grove, IL 60515
(630) 275-2600 Option 2

Provides Occupational and Physical Therapy options for patients 11-18. Provides Speech, Occupational and Physical therapy all adults. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Advocate Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Hospital

5150 Northwest Highway, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(847) 842-4057

Offers Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapy services for patients of all ages. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center

Pediatric Developmental Center
913 W. Wellington Ave., 3rd Floor Chicago, IL 60657 
872-843-0300

The Autism Treatment Program provides on-site intervention; services to children ages 3-16/17 years old. Services available in English and Spanish. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


All Bright Therapies

Chicago: 1957 W Dickens Avenue, Chicago, IL 60614 - 773-789-9640
Skokie: 5006 Oakton Street, Skokie IL 60077 - 224-601-3023
amanda.a@allbrighttherapies.com

Provides quality DIRFloortime, speech, occupational and feeding therapy to children with delays and disorders, which including evaluations, individual services and group therapy.


Amplifying Potential Therapy  

Northbrook, IL
Susan Robins: susanr.apt@gmail.com 
224-300-8866

Amplifying Potential Therapy is a full service, neuro-affirming speech and occupational therapy clinic focused on the needs of the autistic community for ages two through adulthood. We have particular expertise with augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) for all types of devices (including alphabet/text-based AAC) and utilize motor-based teaching. This approach focuses on the client’s motor planning difficulties as the root cause of communication, life skills, and social skills impairments. Occupational therapy services include a heavy focus on vision-related therapy. They offer social skills groups for all ages.  


Amy Zier and Associates

Jenny Patino - office manager
2319 N Orchard Street, Chicago, IL 60614
(773) 755-7791
AZAOffice@gmail.com

Amy Zier and Associates provides occupational therapy evaluation and services for individuals with sensory and emotional-regulatory challenges.


Apex Pediatric Therapy Services

(847) 604-0955
info@apexped.com
Palatine: 236 E Northwest Highway, Suite B, Palatine, IL 60067
Skokie: 5420 Old Orchard Road, Suite 1B, Skokie, IL 60077

Provides clinic-based and in-home Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) services, Speech Therapy and Occupational Therapy. Serves ages 1.5 to 18 in Cook, DuPage, Lake and Will county.


Arlington Pediatric Therapy Management Services, Ltd.

Krista Stewart, ext. 120
3105 N. Wilke Road, Suite H, Arlington Heights, IL 60004-1450
(847) 255-8690

Offers standardized evaluation and treatment of motor performance and functional skills, sensory integration and Praxis Test, sensory integration treatment, neuro-developmental treatment, treatment of upper extremity motor impairments, and evaluation and treatment of handwriting skills, etc.


Aspire Kids

Eamon Shannon Center
1815 South Wolf Road, Hillside, IL 60162
(708) 236-0979
kruffulo@aspireofillinois.org

Provides pediatric occupational therapy evaluation and treatment, including sensory integration therapy, Handwriting without Tears, Therapeutic Listening, Alert/How Does Your Engine Run? and assistive technology evaluations.


Autism Care Therapy

855-5-AUTISM; 630-687-8583
info@autismcaretherapy.com 
Lombard: 44 W. Roosevelt Rd. 
Oak Lawn: 4700 W 95th St. 
Chicago: 4830 N Pulaski Rd.

Provides ABA, OT, SLP and parent training services, as well as diagnostic evaluations. Accepts some Medicaid plans.  


BDI Playhouse Children's Therapy

Aurora: 600 N. Commons Drive, Suite 102 Aurora, IL  60504 
Orland Park: 11411 W. 183rd Street. Suite B Orland Park 60467
708.478.1820 

We provide Occupational, Physical, and Speech Therapy along with Aquatic Therapy, Gait Clinic, Feeding Clinic, Casting and Bike Riding Lessons for kids and young adults (birth - 25).


Beth Osten & Associates

3100 Dundee Rd. Suite 704 Northbrook, Il, 60062
(847) 663-1020

Multidisciplinary therapy program focused on skill-building and tailored to meet the needs of children, adolescents, and adults. Services include Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Speech Therapy, and Developmental Therapy for ages, birth to three years. Mental health services and specialty services are also available.


Bloom Pediatric Therapies

445 Park Ave, Suites A&B, Cary, IL 60013
847.791.5517
bloompediatrictherapies@gmail.com 

Provides speech, feeding, occupational, and physical therapies for ages birth to 21. 


Blossom Therapy

1927 W. Belmont Ave Chicago, IL 60657
773-857-0006
laura@blossomtherapychicago.com

Blossom Pediatric Occupational Therapy and Speech Therapy specialists are a team of knowledgeable and compassionate experts who provide evaluations, consultations, and treatment to newborn babies to ten year old children in a home setting, daycare, and our clinic.


Building Blocks Developmental Services 

Katherine Palermo, OTR-L
13246 S. Route 59, Suite 100, Plainfield, IL  60586
(815) 254-7400
palermo@yahoo.com

Provides occupational therapy evaluation and treatment.


BY YOUR SIDE Autism Therapy Services

(866) 429-7543 (866 4-BYS KID)
info@byyoursideac.com
Locations in: Morton Grove, Oak Brook, Plainfield, Crystal Lake, St, Charles, Darien, Tinley Park, and Schaumburg. 

Offering individualized, multidisciplinary programs focused on skill-building. In-Home and center-based ABA Therapy, BYS Academy School Readiness Program, Speech/Occupational Therapies, and Diagnostic Evaluations. 


Center for Health Services

2500 W Higgins Road, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169                                                                          
(847) 893-9788
info@centerforhealthservices.org

Provides therapies including: Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Behavior Therapy Speech Therapy, Specialty Therapy Services and Family Therapy and / Counseling. Additionally, the center provides Nutrition Therapy and Health and Wellness education. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Charlie's Gift

Center for Autism and Related Disorders
1048 W. Ogden Ave., Suite 130, Downers Grove, IL 60521
(630) 323-7500 x239
charliesgift@att.net

Provides occupational therapy evaluation, treatment and group services for children and teens.


Children's Therapy Connections

15255 S Harlem Ave, Orland Park, IL 60462
708-226-9200

Provides Speech, OT, Feeding and Physical Therapies, as well as ABA programming and counseling. Additional services include community function assistance, aquatic therapy, nutrition assessment and treatment and therapeutic listening. 


Communication Clubhouse

Downers Grove Site: 2901 Finley Road, Suite 102, Downers Grove, IL 60515, 630-495-6800
North Mayfair: 4908 N. Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60630, 773-205-8505
Roscoe Village Site: 2630 W. Bradley Place, Suite A. Chicago, IL 60618, 312-955-0089
info@clubhousetherapy.com

Provides ABA therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, feeding therapy & nutrition, and social groups.


Community Therapy Services, PC

Carol Hrodey, MS, OTR-L, Clinic Director
40W310 LaFox Road, Suite 1AB, St. Charles, IL  60175
630-444-0077
info@ctspediatrics.com or cdcts@ctspediatrics.com

Provides occupational therapy evaluations and therapy.


Cortica

2255 Enterprise Dr, Ste 5501, Westchester, IL 60154
(708) 965-4123
enroll@corticacare.com 

Provides diagnostic evaluations, as well as ongoing medical and therapeutic care. Medical services include pediatric neurology, nutrition and medication management. Therapeutic services include Early Intervention services for children 0-3 and therapeutic pre-school for children ages 3-5. Additional services for aged children 3 and up include counseling, ABA (in-home and in-center), occupational therapy, speech therapy, physical therapy and music therapy.   pediatric neurologists and pediatricians, we identify the underlying causes of developmental differences and create customized treatment programs based on the child’s neurobiology and developmental profile. 


Damon Williams, OTR-L 

1409 W. Cornelia Ave., Unit 3, Chicago, IL 60657
(312) 404-4578
justuspeds@gmail.com

Provides home-based occupational evaluation and therapy services.


Day By Day Family Solutions 

Judy L. Katz, OTR-L, Special Educational Consultant
109 Pine St., Deerfield, IL 60015
(847) 899-1551
judy@daybydayfamilysolutions.com

Helping parents/family/caregivers learn how to teach your child with special needs to engage in day by day activities in your home, your community, your school.


Early Autism Services 

Clinical Director: Michelle Berlinski M.Ed BCBA LBA
312-965-2997
Info@earlyautismservices.com

Provides individualized home-based, center-based, and telehealth ABA therapy for children with autism ages, 2-18, living in Chicago and the Northwest Indiana area. Accepts some Medicaid plans. 


Easterseals Central Illinois

507 East Armstrong Avenue, Peoria, IL 61603-3201 
(309) 686-1177

Provides interdisciplinary pediatric therapy and support for the whole child, and your whole family. Services include: Early Intervention, Feeding therapy, Speech Therapy, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Counseling. Additional autism services include ABA, DIR/Floortime, assistive technology clinics, adaptive swim lessons, care management, diagnostic evaluations, social skills groups, residential day camp and parent training. 


Easterseals DuPage & Fox Valley

Locations in: Elgin, Naperville and Villa Park 
Diagnostic Services: Mary Beth Scholtes at 630.261.6287 or mscholtes@eastersealsdfvr.org
All other services:  630.282.2022
For Spanish services or if you live in Hanover Township: Brenda Delgado at 847.742.3264

Autism services include Behavior therapy, Feeding Therapy, Speech Therapy, Assistive Technology Therapy, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Nutritional therapy.  Additionally, they offer diagnostic evaluations, parent training and parent/sibling support groups. Serving children birth – 18. Some Medicaid plans accepted, as well as sliding scale; more insurance information here.


Edward-Elmhurst Hospital 

Rehabilitation team at Edward Hospital: 630-527-3375
Rehabilitation team at Elmhurst Hospital: 331-221-5840
Pediatric locations in: Addison, Elmhurst, Hinsdale, Lombard, Naperville, Plainfield, 

The pediatric rehabilitation team provides Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapy to children from birth through adolescence. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Funtastic Gymnastic Therapy

Patricia Ostrow, (414) 254-2291
Kelly Donley, (224) 515-9060
Locations include: western and northern Chicago suburbs as well as Milwaukee area.
(414) 254-2291
funtasticgymnastic@yahoo.com

Provides one-on-one instruction for special needs children using gymnastics as a means to enhance the therapeutic experience. Classes are 30-45 minutes in length depending on the skill of your child. The goal is to graduate each child into the small group sessions. Instruction is provided from licensed therapists including occupational, physical, speech, and the aid of one or more assistants. They use balance beams, trampolines, springboards, tumbling exercises, pummel horse and swings. Ages: 2-21 years.


Hatter Pediatric Occupational Therapy Services 

Annette Hatter, OTR-L
2176 Gladstone Ct. Suites A&B
Glendale Heights, IL 60139
(630) 715-0095
ahatterot@att.net

Provides occupational therapy evaluation and treatment using a DIR and sensory integration approach.


Helping Hand Rehabilitation Center

9649 W. 55th St., Countryside, IL 60525
(708) 352-3580, ext. 437

Outpatient clinic for children with a wide array of disabilities and delays. Clinic provides individuals with physical therapy, occupational therapy, music therapy, and speech and language evaluation and treatment. Behavioral health clinic provides individual psychotherapy and individual/family behavioral therapy services for all ages. Accepts some Medicaid plans.  


Helping Hands 

185 S Marley Rd New Lenox, IL 60451
815-462-4928
info@helpinghandstherapy.org

Provides speech therapy, occupational therapy, and physical therapy to children 0-14 years old in a clinic setting. Helping Hands uses a collaborative, cross disciplinary approach and provides solutions to target challenging situations by meeting with families in the community and provides on-going family support with home suggestions. 


Hpt Kids Pediatric Therapy

Shorewood: 860 Center Ct.  - Unit C Shorewood, IL  60404 - (815) 773-9000 
Dekalb Clinic: 1715 Dekalb Ave - Suite 125 Sycamore, IL  60178 - (815) 991-5760 
School Based Administration Office Information: 815-730-1800

Hillmann Pediatric Therapy is a Clinic, School Based, and Home Therapy based services organization.  Provides physical, occupational and speech therapy for individuals 0-21.   


Hummingbird Pediatric Therapies

Westmont: (630) 560-0136, linda@hummingbirdpediatrictherapies.com 
Woodridge: (630) 442-7662, maggie@hummingbirdpediatrictherapies.com
Service areas include the following and surrounding areas: Hinsdale, Clarendon Hills, Westmont, Oak Brook Terrace, Oak Brook, Western Springs, Willow Springs, La Grange, La Grange Park, Downers Grove, Woodridge, Plainfield, Lemont, Romeoville, Homer Glen, Lockport, Joliet, Naperville, Brookfield, Palos Park, Orland Park, Countryside, Elmhurst, Lombard, Villa Park, Westmont, Darien, Burr Ridge, Bolingbrook, Lisle, Indian Head Park, Chicago-Midway, Westchester.

Services include:  Developmental, Feeding, Speech, Occupational and Physical therapies, as well as therapeutic preschool (ages 2-7), pediatric counseling, and group services (social language playgroups). Added services include: art therapy, aquatic therapy, hippotherapy, handwriting without tears, interactive metronome, therapeutic listening 


Imagine Pediatric Therapy

Contact: Erin Roiser, OT
606 W. Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60607
(312) 588-5050

Provides OT assessment and rehabilitative treatment services, specializing in sensory integration and neurodevelopmental treatment.


In2GreatTherapy

1371 Abbott ct. Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
info@in2greattherapy.com 
847-777-8995

Offers PT, OT, Speech, Feeding Therapy, ABA and mental health services (DIR/Floortime model as well as various other therapeutic approaches); Skills in creating sensory diets, therapeutic listening programs and community transition plans for individuals birth - young adult. Additionally, offers school readiness programs for children 2-5, Therapeutic summer camps (options for ages 3-17) and social skills groups (children and teens)


JCFS Chicago

855.275.5237
Ask@JCFS.org

Provides integrated pediatric therapies including aquatic & yoga therapies, feeding & swallowing therapy, occupational therapy, speech/language therapy, and developmental social groups. Also, provides psychological testing and neurodevelopmental evaluations.


KatieBug Therapy, Ltd.

2156 Deep Water Lane, Naperville, IL 60564
(630) 904-0700
info@katiebugtherapy.com 

Provides speech therapy, occupational therapy, feeding therapy, physical therapy and early intervention services.  


KGH Autism Services

(224) 326-2206
intake@kghautismservices.com
1161 Lake Cook Rd, Deerfield, IL 60015

Specializing in developmental-based ABA therapy (NDBI, ESDM) for infants, toddlers and preschoolers with ASD, in the home or at their specialized center. Providing therapeutic preschool and kindergarten, SLP, OT, mental health, parent training, sibling support, social groups, community support, significant problematic behavior support (FA) from early childhood through young adulthood. KGH also offers a Teen & Young Adult Center with a teaching apartment for teaching life skills. Serving Chicagoland, North Shore, West Suburbs, Northwest Suburbs, and Far North Suburbs. KGH has been supporting children and families for over 19 years.


Kick Start Learning and Play

3545 Lake Avenue, Wilmette, IL 60091
(847) 386-6560
info@kickstartptn.com (general)
esther@kickstartptn.com (mental health services) 
Serving the North Shore and Northern Suburbs, as well as virtual services.

Clinical services include developmental therapy, occupational therapy, speech and language therapy, and social skills groups for children up to early adolescence. Additionally, Kick Start has early intervention, therapeutic preschool and summer camp programs. Mental health services expand to services for children, teens, adults, and families. 


Kids Can Do, Inc.

MariJo
19100 S. Crescent Drive, Suite 101, Mokena, IL 60448
(708) 478-5400
info@kidscando.org

Areas that team members are trained in include: sensory integration theory and treatment, administration of the SIPT (sensory integration and Praxis tests), NDT (neuro-developmental theory), therapeutic listening, the deep pressure/brushing protocol, and kineseotaping.


KidsConnect Pediatric Therapy

info@kidsconnect.care
708 763-9582 
1144 Lake St, Suite 200B, Oak Park, iL

KidsConnect provides individual or group, client-centered, and evidence-based occupational therapy, feeding, and speech treatment to children 0 to 21 years of age. Treatment is also delivered when needed within the client’s home, at school, or on the playground.


Kids in Sync Pediatric Occupational Therapy

1820 W. Webster Ave., Suite 304, Chicago, IL 60614
(773) 235-5070
info@kids-in-sync.com

Provides pediatric occupational therapy services guided by the principles of the DIR/Floortime Model, the Sensory Integration Model and other modalities to support sensory processing, motor control, self-regulation capacities, and overall functional independence.


Kids Unlimited Therapy Services, LLC

820 North Boulevard, Oak Park, IL 60301
(708) 524-2445

Provides OT, PT, and Speech services, along with DIR/Floortime and social group interventions.


La Rabida Children's Hospital

6501 S Promontory Drive, Chicago, IL 60649 
773-363-6700 

Provides assessment and occupational therapy services. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Langston Pediatric Therapy

630-553-8444
office@langstonpediatrictherapy.com
10 Saravanos Drive Yorkville, IL 60560

Provides physical, occupational and speech therapy for individuals 0-21.  


LEEP Forward Developmental Center

Lorell Marin, MST, DT, Founder
1280 W. Washington Blvd., Chicago, IL 60607
(773) 255-8155
leepforward1@aol.com

Services span early childhood through adolescence. Provides individual and group (social skills) therapy for children with autism, Asperger's and SPD using a DIR/Floortime approach. Additionally, services include assessment and treatment in developmental, speech and language, occupational, physical and behavior therapy services. ABA services are provided in-home and in-clinic. LEEP is also a certified Early Intervention program.


Lillian Chen-Byerley, MS, OTR-L, RCTC

171 Lagoon Drive, Northfield, IL 60093-3509
(847) 446-9484
fourchen@sbcglobal.net

Provides assessment and occupational therapy services.


Little Friends Center for Autism, Inc.

140 N. Wright St., Naperville, IL 60540
(630) 305-4196

Services include evaluation and treatment for autism spectrum disorder, including psychological, speech, occupational therapy, and social skills. Additionally, residential services are available to both children and adults needing more supported care.


Loyola Medicine – Pediatric Support Services 

2160 S 1st Ave, Maywood, IL 60153
888-584-7888

Loyola’s developmental pediatrician works with an experienced team to care for children with disabilities, behavior issues and developmental issues—including physical, learning and language delays. We provide evaluations and treatment recommendations including family and individual counseling and feeding, speech, physical, and occupational therapies. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Lumiere Children's Therapy

811 W. Evergreen Ave., Suite 306, Chicago, IL 60642
(312) 242-1665
info@lumierechild.com

Multidisciplinary pediatric therapy program located in Chicago that serves the developmental needs of children and their families. Services, both in-home and center-based, include ABA Therapy, Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Social Work. A therapeutic preschool program, enrichment classes, and summer camps are also available.


Lurie Children’s Hospital

1.800.543.7362
6 locations available: Lincoln Park, Northbrook, New Lenox, Grayslake, Westchester, & Westbrook

Provides occupational therapy to help your child be able to participate in the occupational skills of infancy, childhood and adolescence ― whether it’s helping your baby interact with you, assisting your child so they have the skills to interact with peers, or being able to dress themselves in the morning. We will help maximize your child’s potential for success and independence by coordinating their thinking, speaking, hearing, seeing, feeling, smelling and eating with helpful and developmentally appropriate body movements and behaviors. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital - Pediatric Program

26W171 Roosevelt Rd., Wheaton, IL 60187
(630) 909-8542

The Marianjoy Pediatric Program uses physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech-language pathology and neuropsychology to treat pediatric patients with an array of conditions, including autism. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Maureen Karwowski, OTR-L 

200 Easy St., Suite H, Carol Stream, IL 60188
(630) 915-3646

Provides occupational therapy evaluation and treatment using DIR and sensory integration approach.


Mobile Therapy Centers of America

1870 W. Winchester Rd #203 Libertyville, IL, 60048
(847) 816-7200
info@mtcus.com

MTC provides free developmental screenings. Speech/Language, ABA, Behavioral and Occupational Therapy services are provided either in home, at our center or in your child’s regular school or childcare setting.


Nature’s Edge Therapy Center, Inc.

Director Becky Payne, MATCCC/SLP/HPCS
2523 14¾ Avenue, Rice Lake, WI 54868
(715) 859-6670

Assessment and treatment for patients that have fine motor delays, sensory integration dysfunction, feeding challenges, assessing for adaptive equipment, difficulty attending and following direction, as well as emotional and behavioral deficits.


North Shore Pediatric Therapy

Main Location: 1657 West Cortland Street, Chicago, IL 6062
Other locations: Chicago, Deerfield, Des Plaines, Glenview, Lincolnwood, Evanston, Lake Bluff, and Hinsdale
(877) 486-4140
info@KidsBlossom.com

Provides ABA, Feeding, OT, PT, SLP, Psychologists, Individual & Family Therapy. Ages: Birth to 18 years old


Northwestern Medicine Outpatient Rehab: Crystal Lake

394 Federal Dr, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Outpatient rehab center 
(815) 459-3810

Offers Speech, Occupational. Physical and aquatic Therapies to children 0-17. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Northwestern Medicine Outpatient Rehab: Sycamore

2111 Midlands Court Sycamore, Illinois 60178
Outpatient rehab center 
630-933-1500

Offers Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapies to children and adults. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Northwestern Medicine Outpatient Rehab: Winfield

25 Winfield Rd Suites 407, 430 And 506, Winfield, IL 60190
(630) 933-1500

Offers Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapies to children and adults. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Oak Tree Developmental Center

1640 N. Wells St. #103 Chicago, IL 60614
312-642-4300
oaktree@oaktreekids.com

Services include Occupational Therapy, Speech, Behavioral Therapy (LCSW), Physical Therapy, group services (social, therapeutic, executive functioning, etc.), school-based therapies, and home health therapy for Early Intervention.


POP Pediatric Therapy (Power of Play)

7421 West Madison St.  Forest Park, Illinois 60130

Offers Occupational and Speech Therapy, individual therapy, Early Intervention services, Social Groups and nutrition consultation.


Positive Development

(833) 587-1784
Chicago (Bucktown): 1820 W Webster Ave, Suite 430 Chicago, IL 60614
Chicago (Hyde Park): 1525 E. 55th Street, Suite 302 Chicago, IL 60615
Deerfield: 155 N. Pfingsten Rd., Suite 150 Deerfield, IL 60015
Metro East Area: 4972 Benchmark Centre Drive, Suite 200 Swansea IL, 62226

Provides Developmental, OT, Speech and Feeding therapies. Counseling/mental health services include individual child/adolescent psychotherapy (both play therapy and talk therapy), Parent/child therapy and family psychotherapy.  Some Medicaid plans accepted.


Project Org + Design Studio (PODS)

1401 E 79th Street Chicago, IL 60619
Jon Barnes, Senior Director - jon@projectorg.com
773.221.7171

PODS provides the full scale of therapy services and serves as a one stop shop for children on the spectrum of autism to receive ABA, Occupational, Speech, Physical and Nutrition services.  We also have a full service inclusive preschool for children with and without developmental delays ages 15 mos.-5 years, and an after-school and summer program for children ages 6-13.


Rush Health Associates

2011 York Rd Ste 2000A Oak Brook, IL 60523
708-492-5630

Provides Occupational and Speech therapy services to individuals ages 0 - 18.


RUSH Kids Pediatric Therapy

Multiple Locations (click for address and phone): Chicago, LaGrangeNaperville-North, Naperville-South, Libertyville, Aurora, Orland Park, St. Charles, and Crystal Lake.

Provides therapy for children from birth to age 21 with a wide range of needs. Services include Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, ABA, and Feeding Therapy.


Rush University Medical Center

Child: 1653 W. Congress Pkwy. Chicago, IL 60612
(312) 942-1204
Adult: 1725 W. Harrison St. Chicago, IL 60612
(312) 563-2454

Provides occupational therapy evaluation and treatment. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Saint Anthony Hospital - Rehabilitation Services 

Saint Anthony Hospital: 2875 West 19th Street, Chicago, IL 60623 - 773.484.4150
Little Village Clinic: 3059 West 26th Street - 773.696.9050
Kedzie Clinic: 4455 South Kedzie Avenue - 773.523.2416
SAH Physical Therapy: 1600 West 13th Street - 312.243.5582

Saint Anthony Hospital offers individualized treatment plans, covering a wide variety of needs, for all ages – now at four convenient locations. Rehabilitation services include physical and occupational therapy, audiology, and speech therapy. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital (Sinai Health System)

Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital (Sinai Health System)
1401 South California Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60608
773.522.2010

Schwab’s pediatric rehabilitation program serves children and adolescents with disabling medical conditions and their families including autism spectrum disorder. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Shriners Hospitals for Children

2211 N Oak Park Ave, Chicago, IL 60707
(773) 622-5400

Provides rehabilitation therapies including Speech, OT, Physical Therapy and Aquatic Therapy for language, motor and adaptive skill deficits. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Small Friends Therapy

Emily Romasanta, MS, OTR-L
(773) 951-7201
smallfriendstherapy@gmail.com

Provides occupational therapy evaluation, consultation, and treatment.


Smart Moves Pediatrics

7929 Cermak Rd. Unit C North Riverside, IL 60546
colton@smartmovespediatrics.com
708-442-0023

Clinical services include speech and language therapy, occupational therapy, and physical therapy.


Speech and Language Pathways LLC

847-268-3799
info@slpathways.com
711 W Maude Avenue Arlington Heights, IL 60004

Provides Speech, Occupational and social skills therapy services for ages 2 - 18 as well as AAC evaluation for kids and young adults, training and intervention. Bilingual speech therapy available.


Stacey Glorioso, OTR-L 

13246 S. Route 59, Suite 100, Plainfield, IL 60586
(815) 351-5770
staots@yahoo.com

Trained in the development and implementation of the Picture Exchange Communication System, Sensory Integration, DIR, and modifying environments to meet each child's sensory needs.


Strive ABA Consultants

Serving the Chicagoland and NW Indiana areas
In-clinic services located in Oak Forest, Merriville and Chicago (Southside – 60643) 
773-589-4667
striveabaconsultants@gmail.com

Provides in-clinic and in-home (when appropriate) ABA therapy for children ages, 2-26 and serves Chicagoland area, including north and south side, South Suburbs and Joliet area. Additionally, provides Speech, Occupational & Feeding therapies, along with AAC evaluation and support securing a device through insurance as appropriate. Provides financial assistance for diagnostic evaluations, delivered by Adapt Psychological Services. Accepts some Medicaid plans. Strive assists with transportation to clinics as needed at no cost to families.  


SwedishAmerican Hospital
Pediatric Therapy And Adult Speech Therapy

209 9th St, Rockford, IL 61104
(779) 696-4470

The staff includes registered and licensed occupational therapists, physical therapists and speech language pathologists. We treat children with a variety of diagnosis, including, autism, attention deficit disorder, cerebral palsy, down syndrome, spina bifida, spinal cord injury, cognitive and developmental delays, language disorders, hearing loss, sensory integration dysfunction and many more. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Therapeutic Links, PC

Tracy Lyndon, OTR-L
Grayslake, IL & McHenry, IL
(847) 548-3458, ext. 1

Offers evaluation, consultation, in-clinic sessions (individual and group) and sessions in community settings (e.g. home-based, outdoors, gymnastics facility, horse back riding).


TherapyWorks

312.780.0820
michelle@therapyworks.com
In-clinic: 778 Frontage Road, Suites 101 & 102 Northfield, IL 60093 
In-home: Chicago and surrounding suburbs

In-home and in-clinic speech, language and feeding therapy, occupational therapy and physical therapy provider with an online platform that allows parents to schedule appointments with local pediatric therapists for in-home services.


Timber Ridge Pediatric Therapy

Laura Goltz, OT
8707 Skokie Blvd., Suite 402 Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 877-5210
goltzlaura@gmail.com

Provides occupational therapy. Addresses fine motor skills, core strength, upper body strength, coordination, and self-regulation.


Treehouse Pediatric Therapy 

Woodridge: 3351 Hobson Road, Suite. B. Woodridge, IL  60517
Batavia: 131 Flinn Street, Unit A. Batavia, IL 60510
630-541-3652
info@treehousepediatric.com

Treehouse Pediatric Therapy is an outpatient pediatric therapy clinic that provides services to children between the ages of 0 and 18. Center-based services include physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech & language therapy, pelvic floor health, dietitian, feeding, social groups, and ABA therapy.


UChicago: Comer Children’s Hospital 
Pediatric Physical & Occupational Therapy

5841 S. Maryland Avenue Chicago, IL 60637
773-702-1000

Offers pediatric speech, occupational and physical therapy evaluation and treatment. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Uniquely You 

(779) 707-3717
welcome@uniquelyyou.email
400 E. Lincoln Hwy Suite 102 New Lenox, IL 60451

Provides OT, Individual and group therapy to individuals across the lifespan. Uniquely You Behavioral Health is dedicated to serving the neurodivergent (ND) community and their families, with specialization in support ASD, ADHD, Trauma, Parents, Siblings and Couples or Family Therapy. Utilizes a variety of play-based (DIR/Floortime) and traditional therapy models. Insurance information here.


University of Illinois Institute for Juvenile Research Developmental Disabilities Clinic

Intake Coordinator: Ginny Griffin or Lizabeth Fernandez
1640 W. Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60608
(312) 413-1490
giginny@uic.edu

Occupational therapy evaluations and treatment conducted in English children and adults with an intellectual or developmental disability. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Vital Rehabilitation

5820 W. Irving Park Road Chicago, IL 60634
(773) 685-8482; 773-975-6830
contact@vitalrehabilitation.com

Provides physical therapy evaluations in the clinic, home or community. Provides Occupational Therapy, Speech and Language Therapy, Aquatic therapy, Neuro Developmental Treatment (NDT) and Cuevas MEDEK Exercise (CME). Medicaid taken only at Lakeview location.


WEE Speech, PC

Julie Levin, Speech Pathologist
8833 Gross Point Road, Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 329-8226
office@weespeech.com

Provides occupational therapy evaluation and treatment.


Westside Children's Therapy

Locations throughout the Chicagoland area, including Frankfort, Shorewood, Joliet, Plainfield, Wheaton, Glen Ellyn, Schaumburg, Orland Park, New Lenox, Tinley Park, Willowbrook, Carol Stream, and Shorewood. 
815-469-1500

Provides ABA, speech, feeding, physical, occupational therapy and counseling. Additionally, Westside offers diagnostic evaluation/testing and summer camp programming. Insurance information here

Physical Therapy

Advocate Children's Hospital - Pediatric Therapy Center

Park Ridge: ACH Outpatient Center - W. Dempster St., Yacktman Pavilion 3rd floor Park Ridge, IL 60068, (847) 723-4532 
Palos Heights: Advocate Christ Outpatient Center - 12350 South Harlem Ave., Palos Heights, IL 60463, 708-684-3200
Oak Lawn: Advocate Christ Outpatient Pavilion - 95th Street and Kilbourn Avenue, 7th Floor,  Oak Lawn, IL 60453, 708-684-9890
Wilmette: Chicagoland Children's Health Alliance - 3232 Lake Avenue, Wilmette, IL 60091, 847-723-4532

Provides Speech, Occupational and Physical therapies to patients 0 - 18. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital - Rehabilitation and Wellness

3815 Highland Ave., Downers Grove, IL 60515
(630) 275-2600 Option 2

Provides Occupational and Physical Therapy options for patients 11-18. Provides Speech, Occupational and Physical therapy all adults. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Advocate Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Hospital

5150 Northwest Highway, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Phone: (847) 842-4057

Offers Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapy services for patients of all ages. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Arlington Pediatric Therapy Management Services, Ltd.

Krista Stewart
3105 N. Wilke Road, Suite H, Arlington Heights, IL 60004-1450
Phone: (847) 255-8690 ext. 120

Offers standardized evaluation of motor skills and function, neuron-developmental treatment, manual therapy (myofascial release, craniosacral therapy and joint mobilization), etc.


BDI Playhouse Children's Therapy

Aurora: 600 N. Commons Drive, Suite 102 Aurora, IL  60504 
Orland Park: 11411 W. 183rd Street. Suite B Orland Park 60467
708.478.1820 

We provide Occupational, Physical, and Speech Therapy along with Aquatic Therapy, Gait Clinic, Feeding Clinic, Casting and Bike Riding Lessons for kids and young adults (birth - 25).


Beth Osten & Associates

3100 Dundee Rd. Suite 704 Northbrook, Il, 60062
(847) 663-1020

Multidisciplinary therapy program focused on skill-building and tailored to meet the needs of children, adolescents, and adults. Services include Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Speech Therapy, and Developmental Therapy for ages, birth to three years. Mental health services and specialty services are also available.


Bloom Pediatric Therapies

445 Park Ave, Suites A&B, Cary, IL 60013
847.791.5517
bloompediatrictherapies@gmail.com 

Provides speech, feeding, occupational, and physical therapies for ages birth to 21. 


Center for Health Services

2500 W Higgins Road, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169                                                                         
(847) 893-9788
info@centerforhealthservices.org  

Provides therapies including: Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Behavior Therapy Speech Therapy, Specialty Therapy Services and Family Therapy and / Counseling. Additionally, the center provides Nutrition Therapy and Health and Wellness education. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Chicago Pediatric Therapy & Wellness Center, LLC

1739 N Elston Avenue. Chicago, IL 60642
(773) 672-7775

Chicago Pediatric Therapy & Wellness Center, LLC is a therapist-owned, pediatric therapy clinic that provides physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, developmental therapy, aba/autism therapy, and social work services in the clinic, home, or school setting.


Children's Therapy Connections

15255 S Harlem Ave, Orland Park, IL 60462
708-226-9200

Provides Speech, OT, Feeding and Physical Therapies, as well as ABA programming and counseling. Additional services include community function assistance, aquatic therapy, nutrition assessment and treatment and therapeutic listening. 


Children's Therapy & Rehab Specialists

790 Fletcher Drive, Suite 101, Elgin, IL  60123
(847) 697-7800
lbowman@childtherapyrehab.com

Free 15-minute screening to help parents and primary care physicians determine the necessity of a therapy evaluation. Other locations in Lindenhurst and North Barrington.


Communication Clubhouse

Downers Grove Site: 2901 Finley Road, Suite 102, Downers Grove, IL 60515, 630-495-6800
North Mayfair: 4908 N. Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60630, 773-205-8505
Roscoe Village Site: 2630 W. Bradley Place, Suite A. Chicago, IL 60618, 312-955-0089
info@clubhousetherapy.com

Provides ABA therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, feeding therapy & nutrition, and social groups.


Community Therapy Services, PC

Carol Hrodey, MS, OTR/L, Clinic Director
40W310 LaFox Road Suite 1AB, St. Charles, IL  60175
630-444-0077
info@ctspediatrics.com or cdcts@ctspediatrics.com

Provides evaluation and physical therapy treatment services.


Cortica

2255 Enterprise Dr, Ste 5501, Westchester, IL 60154
(708) 965-4123
enroll@corticacare.com 

Provides diagnostic evaluations, as well as ongoing medical and therapeutic care. Medical services include pediatric neurology, nutrition and medication management. Therapeutic services include Early Intervention services for children 0-3 and therapeutic pre-school for children ages 3-5. Additional services for aged children 3 and up include counseling, ABA (in-home and in-center), occupational therapy, speech therapy, physical therapy and music therapy.   pediatric neurologists and pediatricians, we identify the underlying causes of developmental differences and create customized treatment programs based on the child’s neurobiology and developmental profile. 


Easterseals Central Illinois

507 East Armstrong Avenue, Peoria, IL 61603-3201 
(309) 686-1177

Provides interdisciplinary pediatric therapy and support for the whole child, and your whole family. Services include: Early Intervention, Feeding therapy, Speech Therapy, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Counseling. Additional autism services include ABA, DIR/Floortime, assistive technology clinics, adaptive swim lessons, care management, diagnostic evaluations, social skills groups, residential day camp and parent training. 


Easterseals DuPage & Fox Valley

Locations in: Elgin, Naperville and Villa Park 
Diagnostic Services: Mary Beth Scholtes at 630.261.6287 or mscholtes@eastersealsdfvr.org
All other services:  630.282.2022
For Spanish services or if you live in Hanover Township: Brenda Delgado at 847.742.3264

Autism services include Behavior therapy, Feeding Therapy, Speech Therapy, Assistive Technology Therapy, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Nutritional therapy.  Additionally, they offer diagnostic evaluations, parent training and parent/sibling support groups. Serving children birth – 18. Some Medicaid plans accepted, as well as sliding scale; more insurance information here.


Edward-Elmhurst Hospital 

Rehabilitation team at Edward Hospital: 630-527-3375
Rehabilitation team at Elmhurst Hospital: 331-221-5840
Pediatric locations in: Addison, Elmhurst, Hinsdale, Lombard, Naperville, Plainfield, 

The pediatric rehabilitation team provides Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapy to children from birth through adolescence. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Eyas Landing

1409 W. Carroll Ave., Chicago, Il 60607
(312) 733-0883
moreinfo@eyaslanding.com

Eyas Landing is an evidence-based and family centered pediatric therapy clinic for children with developmental delays. Provides: Speech, OT, Developmental, Behavioral (ABA), and social work interventions. 


Helping Hand Rehabilitation Center

9649 W. 55th St., Countryside, IL 60525
(708) 352-3580, ext. 437

Outpatient clinic for children with a wide array of disabilities and delays. Clinic provides individuals with physical therapy, occupational therapy, music therapy, and speech and language evaluation and treatment. Behavioral health clinic provides individual psychotherapy and individual/family behavioral therapy services for all ages. Accepts some Medicaid plans.  


Helping Hands 

185 S Marley Rd New Lenox, IL 60451
815-462-4928
info@helpinghandstherapy.org

Provides speech therapy, occupational therapy, and physical therapy to children 0-14 years old in a clinic setting. Helping Hands uses a collaborative, cross disciplinary approach and provides solutions to target challenging situations by meeting with families in the community and provides on-going family support with home suggestions. 


Hpt Kids Pediatric Therapy

Shorewood: 860 Center Ct.  - Unit C Shorewood, IL  60404 - (815) 773-9000 
Dekalb Clinic: 1715 Dekalb Ave - Suite 125 Sycamore, IL  60178 - (815) 991-5760 
School Based Administration Office Information: 815-730-1800

Hillmann Pediatric Therapy is a Clinic, School Based, and Home Therapy based services organization.  Provides physical, occupational and speech therapy for individuals 0-21.   


Hummingbird Pediatric Therapies

Westmont: (630) 560-0136, linda@hummingbirdpediatrictherapies.com 
Woodridge: (630) 442-7662, maggie@hummingbirdpediatrictherapies.com
Service areas include the following and surrounding areas: Hinsdale, Clarendon Hills, Westmont, Oak Brook Terrace, Oak Brook, Western Springs, Willow Springs, La Grange, La Grange Park, Downers Grove, Woodridge, Plainfield, Lemont, Romeoville, Homer Glen, Lockport, Joliet, Naperville, Brookfield, Palos Park, Orland Park, Countryside, Elmhurst, Lombard, Villa Park, Westmont, Darien, Burr Ridge, Bolingbrook, Lisle, Indian Head Park, Chicago-Midway, Westchester.

Services include:  Developmental, Feeding, Speech, Occupational and Physical therapies, as well as therapeutic preschool (ages 2-7), pediatric counseling, and group services (social language playgroups). Added services include: art therapy, aquatic therapy, hippotherapy, handwriting without tears, interactive metronome, therapeutic listening 


Imagine Pediatric Therapy

Tanja Golsch, PT, DPT
Joy Ehlenfeldt, PT
606 W. Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60607
(312) 588-5050

Provides assessment and physical therapy services.


In2GreatTherapy

1371 Abbott ct. Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
info@in2greattherapy.com 
847-777-8995

Offers PT, OT, Speech, Feeding Therapy, ABA and mental health services (DIR/Floortime model as well as various other therapeutic approaches); Skills in creating sensory diets, therapeutic listening programs and community transition plans for individuals birth - young adult. Additionally, offers school readiness programs for children 2-5, Therapeutic summer camps (options for ages 3-17) and social skills groups (children and teens)


KatieBug Therapy, Ltd.

2156 Deep Water Lane, Naperville, IL 60564
(630) 904-0700
info@katiebugtherapy.com 

Provides speech therapy, occupational therapy, feeding therapy, physical therapy and early intervention services.  


Kids Can Do, Inc.

19100 S. Crescent Drive, Suite 101, Mokena, IL 60448
(708) 478-5400
info@kidscando.org

Provides a variety of treatment interventions for children who are faced with medical and/or developmental challenges including: developmental activities, therapeutic exercise, balance and coordination activities, adaptive play activities, mobility training, safety and prevention programs, and activities to promote overall wellness.


Kids Unlimited Therapy Services, LLC

820 North Boulevard, Oak Park, IL 60301
(708) 524-2445

Provides OT, PT, and Speech services, along with DIR/Floortime and social group interventions.


La Rabida Children's Hospital

6501 S Promontory Dr, Chicago, IL 60649
(773) 256-5957

Provides assessment and physical therapy services. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Langston Pediatric Therapy

630-553-8444
office@langstonpediatrictherapy.com
10 Saravanos Drive Yorkville, IL 60560

Provides physical, occupational and speech therapy for individuals 0-21.  


LEEP Forward Developmental Center

Lorell Marin, MST, DT, Founder
1280 W. Washington Blvd., Chicago, IL 60607
(773) 255-8155
leepforward1@aol.com

Services span early childhood through adolescence. Provides individual and group (social skills) therapy for children with autism, Asperger's and SPD using a DIR/Floortime approach. Additionally, services include assessment and treatment in developmental, speech and language, occupational, physical and behavior therapy services. ABA services are provided in-home and in-clinic. LEEP is also a certified Early Intervention program.


Lisa Barich, PT

9707 Skokie Blvd., Suite 402, Skokie, IL 60077
(773) 616-7638
barichlisag@gmail.com

Provides physical therapy evaluation and treatment, addressing gross motor skills, motor planning, orthotics, compression garments and biomechanics alignment.


Loyola Medicine – Pediatric Support Services 

2160 S 1st Ave, Maywood, IL 60153
888-584-7888

Loyola’s developmental pediatrician works with an experienced team to care for children with disabilities, behavior issues and developmental issues—including physical, learning and language delays. We provide evaluations and treatment recommendations including family and individual counseling and feeding, speech, physical, and occupational therapies. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Lumiere Children's Therapy

811 W. Evergreen Ave., Suite 306, Chicago, IL 60642
(312) 242-1665
info@lumierechild.com

Multidisciplinary pediatric therapy program located in Chicago that serves the developmental needs of children and their families. Services, both in-home and center-based, include ABA Therapy, Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Social Work. A therapeutic preschool program, enrichment classes, and summer camps are also available.


Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital - Pediatric Program

26W171 Roosevelt Rd., Wheaton, IL 60187
(630) 909-8542

The Marianjoy Pediatric Program uses physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech-language pathology and neuropsychology to treat pediatric patients with an array of conditions, including autism. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Nature’s Edge Therapy Center, Inc.

Director Becky Payne, MATCCC/SLP/HPCS
2523 14¾ Ave., Rice Lake, WI 54868
(715) 859-6670

Assessment and treatment for patients that have gross motor delays and motor planning deficits, as well as assessing for adaptive equipment Private insurance accepted.


North Shore Pediatric Therapy

1308 Waukegan Road, Suite 103, Glenview, IL 60025
(877) 486-4140
info@KidsBlossom.com

Provides physical therapy evaluation and treatment for the following conditions: gross motor delay, torticollis, athletic injuries, toe walking, physical activity for weight management and functional limitations due to obesity, hypotonia, orthopedic disorders, and neurologic disorders.


Northwestern Medicine Outpatient Rehab: Crystal Lake

394 Federal Dr, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Outpatient rehab center 
(815) 459-3810

Offers Speech, Occupational. Physical and aquatic Therapies to children 0-17. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Northwestern Medicine Outpatient Rehab: Sycamore

2111 Midlands Court Sycamore, Illinois 60178
Outpatient rehab center 
630-933-1500

Offers Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapies to children and adults. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Northwestern Medicine Outpatient Rehab: Winfield

25 Winfield Rd Suites 407, 430 And 506, Winfield, IL 60190
(630) 933-1500

Offers Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapies to children and adults. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Oak Tree Developmental Center

1640 N. Wells St. #103 Chicago, IL 60614
312-642-4300
oaktree@oaktreekids.com

Services include Occupational Therapy, Speech, Behavioral Therapy (LCSW), Physical Therapy, group services (social, therapeutic, executive functioning, etc.), school-based therapies, and home health therapy for Early Intervention.


Project Org + Design Studio (PODS)

1401 E 79th Street Chicago, IL 60619
Jon Barnes, Senior Director - jon@projectorg.com
773.221.7171

PODS provides the full scale of therapy services and serves as a one stop shop for children on the spectrum of autism to receive ABA, Occupational, Speech, Physical and Nutrition services.  We also have a full service inclusive preschool for children with and without developmental delays ages 15 mos.-5 years, and an after-school and summer program for children ages 6-13.


Rush Health Associates

2011 York Rd Ste 2000A Oak Brook, IL 60523
708-492-5630

Provides Occupational and Speech therapy services to individuals ages 0 - 18.


RUSH Kids Pediatric Therapy

Multiple Locations (click for address and phone): Chicago, LaGrangeNaperville-North, Naperville-South, Libertyville, Aurora, Orland Park, St. Charles, and Crystal Lake.

Provides therapy for children from birth to age 21 with a wide range of needs. Services include Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, ABA, and Feeding Therapy.


Saint Anthony Hospital - Rehabilitation Services

Saint Anthony Hospital: 2875 West 19th Street, Chicago, IL 60623 - 773.484.4150
Little Village Clinic: 3059 West 26th Street - 773.696.9050
Kedzie Clinic: 4455 South Kedzie Avenue - 773.523.2416
SAH Physical Therapy: 1600 West 13th Street - 312.243.5582

Saint Anthony Hospital offers individualized treatment plans, covering a wide variety of needs, for all ages – now at four convenient locations. Rehabilitation services include physical and occupational therapy, audiology, and speech therapy. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital (Sinai Health System)

Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital (Sinai Health System)
1401 South California Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60608
773.522.2010

Schwab’s pediatric rehabilitation program serves children and adolescents with disabling medical conditions and their families including autism spectrum disorder. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Shriners Hospitals for Children

2211 N Oak Park Ave, Chicago, IL 60707
(773) 622-5400

Provides rehabilitation therapies including Speech, OT, Physical Therapy and Aquatic Therapy for language, motor and adaptive skill deficits. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Smart Moves Pediatrics 

7929 Cermak Rd. Unit C North Riverside, IL 60546
colton@smartmovespediatrics.com
708-442-0023

Clinical services include speech and language therapy, occupational therapy, and physical therapy.


SwedishAmerican Hospital
Pediatric Therapy And Adult Speech Therapy

209 9th St, Rockford, IL 61104
(779) 696-4470

The staff includes registered and licensed occupational therapists, physical therapists and speech language pathologists. We treat children with a variety of diagnosis, including, autism, attention deficit disorder, cerebral palsy, down syndrome, spina bifida, spinal cord injury, cognitive and developmental delays, language disorders, hearing loss, sensory integration dysfunction and many more. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


TherapyWorks

312.780.0820
michelle@therapyworks.com
In-clinic: 778 Frontage Road, Suites 101 & 102 Northfield, IL 60093 
In-home: Chicago and surrounding suburbs

In-home and in-clinic speech, language and feeding therapy, occupational therapy and physical therapy provider with an online platform that allows parents to schedule appointments with local pediatric therapists for in-home services.


Treehouse Pediatric Therapy 

Woodridge: 3351 Hobson Road, Suite. B. Woodridge, IL  60517
Batavia: 131 Flinn Street, Unit A. Batavia, IL 60510
630-541-3652
info@treehousepediatric.com

Treehouse Pediatric Therapy is an outpatient pediatric therapy clinic that provides services to children between the ages of 0 and 18. Center-based services include physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech & language therapy, pelvic floor health, dietitian, feeding, social groups, and ABA therapy.


UChicago: Comer Children’s Hospital 
Pediatric Physical & Occupational Therapy

5841 S. Maryland Avenue Chicago, IL 60637
773-702-1000

Offers pediatric speech, occupational and physical therapy evaluation and treatment. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Vital Rehabilitation

5820 W. Irving Park Road Chicago, IL 60634
(773) 685-8482; 773-975-6830
contact@vitalrehabilitation.com

Provides physical therapy evaluations in the clinic, home or community. Provides Occupational Therapy, Speech and Language Therapy, Aquatic therapy, Neuro Developmental Treatment (NDT) and Cuevas MEDEK Exercise (CME). Medicaid taken only at Lakeview location.


Westside Children's Therapy

Locations throughout the Chicagoland area, including Frankfort, Shorewood, Joliet, Plainfield, Wheaton, Glen Ellyn, Schaumburg, Orland Park, New Lenox, Tinley Park, Willowbrook, Carol Stream, and Shorewood. 
815-469-1500

Provides ABA, speech, feeding, physical, occupational therapy and counseling. Additionally, Westside offers diagnostic evaluation/testing and summer camp programming. Insurance information here

Psychotherapy

Accepting Therapy

107 W. Van Buren St., Ste 205 Chicago, IL 60605
(773) 442-2338

Individual therapy for individuals, ages 2+, with well-developed verbal skills. 


Advanced Behavioral Solutions

2060 E. Algonquin Road Suite 720, Schaumburg, IL 60173
(847) 496-4693
advancedbehavioral@msn.com

Provides individual psychotherapy using a cognitive-behavioral approach for children and young adults on the ASD/PDD spectrum. Vocational Assessment, Planning, and Career Counseling also available. 


Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center

Pediatric Developmental Center
913 W. Wellington Ave., 3rd Floor Chicago, IL 60657 
872-843-0300

The Autism Treatment Program provides on-site intervention; services to children ages 3-16/17 years old. Services available in English and Spanish. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Advocate Illinois Masonic Behavioral Health

Chicago: 938 W. Nelson St, Chicago, IL 60657 - (773) 296-3220
Oak Lawn: 4700 W 95th St Suite LL5, Oak Lawn, IL 60453 - (800) 216-1110
Bolingbrook: 440 Quadrangle Drive, Suite K Bolingbrook, IL 60440

The Behavioral Health Services team at Advocate provides a comprehensive array of inpatient services for children, adolescents and adults, as well as intensive outpatient services for teens (13-17) and adults with well-developed verbal skills and co-morbid depression and/or anxiety.  Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Advocate Health Care
Childhood Trauma Treatment Program (CTTP)

Intake: 1-800-216-1110
440 Quadrangle Drive, Suite K. Bolingbrook, IL 60440
4700 W. 95th Street, Suite LL5. Oak Lawn, IL 60453

Provides assessment and counseling services for children and adolescents, ages 4-17, with developmental disabilities that have experienced trauma. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


AFG Family Guidance Center

444 Green Bay Road, Kenilworth, Illinois 60043
(847) 853-0234

Offers clinical services including psychiatric evaluations and medication management, psychological and developmental evaluations,  therapy (individual, family, and group  for individuals with developed verbal skills), and ADHD coaching. List of providers.


All Kinds of Minds Therapy, PLLC

708 Church Street #221, Evanston Il
allkindsofmindstherapy@gmail.com
847-612-0149

Providing mental health treatment in the context of Neurodivergence for children, teens and adults. Additional services include Couples therapy for Mixed Neurotype couples and parent coaching. Sessions can be conducted in office, in community and virtually. 


Ascension: Autism Spectrum and Developmental Disorders Resource Center

1786 Moon Lake Blvd. Suite 202, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169
847-755-8536
ahbhhheresourcecenter@ascension.org

Provides brief counseling services for individuals (all ages, children through adulthood) with ASD or a DD who have public insurance/Medicaid (please contact for information about application process). Free services to the public include screenings for autism, resource assessments, behavioral consults, triage to services, and monthly recreational groups. Social skills groups for grades pre-k/kindergarten, 3rd-5th and high school. Occasionally, Young adult and Adult groups as well. Scholarships available.


Anne Elyse Morrill-Ploum, LCPC 

10540 South Western Avenue SUITE 506 Chicago, IL 60643
(773) 923-1874

Provides individual and family therapy for children and young adults ages 3-25 years with anxiety, depression, mood disorders, kids and teens with challenging behaviors, ADHD and executive skills deficits, learning disabilities, attachment, trauma, and abuse.  


Art of Balance

Alyse R Malmborg
Counselor, MA, LCPC
1409 W Irving Park Rd Chicago, Illinois 60613 
(312) 667-2677

Provides individual therapy services to adolescents and adults with verbal language.


Ashley Allis Therapy

Address: 708 Church Street Suite 221 Evanston, IL 60201
ALLISTHERAPY@GMAIL.COM
(262) 215-6506

Pre-teens to Adults; Provides outpatient therapy to teenagers, young adults, and adults with high functioning autism. I also provide psychoeducation and support to the family members using a strength-based approach to therapy.


Association for Individual Development (AID)

309 New Indian Trail Court, Aurora, IL 60506
(630) 966-4000
info@the-association.org

AID offers support to Kane and Kendall county families of children and adults with disabilities.

Child services include: in-home care to children to prevent the child from being placed into more restrictive care. Additionally, AID offers behavioral health support including psychiatric assessment and medication management and outpatient therapy. 

Adult services include: in-home care for training and support (through Adult Waiver), vocational training, skill training, paid work opportunities, community integration and employment to individuals. Additionally, day program services (The STARS Program & the Autism Program) focused on active community integration, volunteer work and fitness activities for participants and residential services are available 

Visit website or FAQ for more detailed information. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Associates in Psychotherapy

Michelle Chaban, PhD
Samantha Fox, Psy.D
Allison Popper Yambor, LCSW
(866) 220-8371
Offices in Chicago, Evanston, and Deerfield

Provides individual and group psychotherapy services for adolescents and adults with ASD. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Astute Counseling and Wellness Center 

Multiple providers 
3001 N Southport Avenue Second Floor Chicago, IL 60657 (Lakeview)
info@astutecounseling.com 
773-799-8966 

Mental health services for people (ages 17+) with Autism Spectrum Disorder, and their family members, Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD), Cognitive delays, Tourette’s, OCD, Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI) and any patient with atypical neurological development and neurodivergent presentation. Therapists hold a QIDP certification from the Illinois Division of Developmental Disabilities to conduct supportive services for people with IDD and their families/caretakers. Treatment approaches vary, including CBT, DBT and motivational interviewing. Offers family therapy and couples counseling as well. Intermittently run support group services for adults. 


Aurora Health Care

1220 Dewey Ave. Wauwatosa, WI 53213
Admissions: 414-454-6600

Provides inpatient psychiatric care for children and adolescents (ages 12 to 18) at Aurora Sheboygan Memorial Medical Center, Partial hospitalization for more structured treatments and Intensive outpatient programming. 


Behavioral & Counseling Services

224.256.2607
admin@bcs4you.com

Service areas: Crystal Lake, Barrington, McHenry, Harvard, Lake Zurich, Lake In The Hills, Algonquin, Gilberts, East & West Dundee, Carpentersville, Woodstock, Fox River Grove, Cary, South Barrington, Elgin, Huntley, Hampshire, Pingree Grove, Bull Valley, Richmond, Hebron, Antioch, Spring Grove, Johnsburg, Richmond, Lakemoor

Behavioral Health and Mental Health services.  Providing In Home ABA services to children ages 2-17 and counseling (in-clinic) for all ages.


Behavioral Psychology Associates

Locations in Arlington Heights, Barrington and Schaumburg
847-303-1880

Provides individual, group and family therapy using a cognitive-behavioral model for children, teens and adults.


Bellosa Counseling, LLC

Christine Bellosa, MA, LCPC
Therapist for Individuals, Couples &  Families
Park Ridge: 350 S. Northwest Highway, Suite 300, Park Ridge, IL 60068; 847.656.5259
St. Charles: 100 Illinois St. Suite 200 St. Charles, IL 60174; 847.220.4977
Christine@BellosaCounseling.com

Provides individuals with ASD of all ages therapy, and well as with couple & family counseling, sibling support and help in other areas such as IEP education.


Best Self, Inc.

(312) 643-0268
info@bestselfinc.com
1332 North Halsted, Suite 403, Chicago IL 60642

Provides individual therapy for individuals with autism ages 3-22, often incorporating parents and/or caregivers into the therapeutic process.


Black Bear Academy 

1801 W Byron Street Chicago, IL 60613
773.244.0700

Black Bear Academy (BBA) is a private program offering academic classes for children 18 months - 6 years old and therapeutic services for ages 3-15 years old. BBA also offers diagnostic, developmental, and speech and occupational therapy evaluations and behavioral health services.  


Brighthouse Diagnostics and Treatment Center

2919 N. Southport Ave., Unit 1 Chicago, IL 60657
773-799-8939
sairakhan@brighthousecenter.com
aprilhall@brighthousecenter.com

Brighthouse provides specialized services to individuals between the ages of 2 and 18 who present with neurodevelopmental, social-emotional, and behavioral challenges. Services include diagnostic evaluations, individual psychotherapy, behavioral therapy, speech therapy, social skills groups and parent workshops. Bilingual (Eng/Spanish) providers. 


Center for Enriched Living (CEL)

Robert Vihon Family Resource Center (RVFRC) 
280 Saunders Road Riverwoods, Illinois 60015
847.948.7001

Serve people with all intellectual and developmental disabilities (13+). Family Services: Specialized staff will work with families (one-on-one and in groups) to help them manage life transitions, navigate state-run programs and insurance systems, and prepare guardianship plans. Teen & Adult Services: Specialized staff will work directly with individuals with IDD to build meaningful, independent lives, navigate life’s ups-and-downs, make friends, or deal with the death of a loved one.
Interventions & Treatment: More intensive interventions, tailored to the needs of each member, may include: one-on-one counseling, occupational therapy, or individualized behavior plans.


Center for Health Services

2500 W Higgins Road, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169
(847) 893-9788 
info@centerforhealthservices.org  

Provides therapies including: Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Behavior Therapy Speech Therapy, Specialty Therapy Services and Family Therapy and / Counseling. Additionally, the center provides Nutrition Therapy and Health and Wellness education. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Center for Mind Health 

lara@centerformindhealth.com 
847-250-9959
Serving Illinois
 
Offers virtual therapy for individuals of  all ages, specializing in individualized working with individuals with autism with verbal language on social skills training and executive functioning; additional specialties in tics, ADHD, OCD and parent training.


Center for Therapeutic Services

9 Crystal Lake Rd., Suite #210 Lake In The Hills, Illinois 60156 
224.509.8026
4209 W Shamrock Ln., McHenry, IL 60050
815.344.9443

Provides therapy for parents and/or children, teens and adults with ASD, as well as ABA services.  


Charlie's Gift

Center for Autism and Related Disorders
1048 W. Ogden Ave., Suite 130, Downers Grove, IL 60521
(630) 323-7500 x239
charliesgift@att.net

Provides individual therapeutic services based on behavioral and ABA principles.


Chicago Psychotherapy, PLLC
 
Chicago (Lincoln Park): 1901 & 1925 N. Clybourn Ave
Evanston: 636 Church St.
Courtney Gray (Clinic Manager): courtney@chicago-psychotherapy.com
773-697-8839, ext 1 (intake line)

Offers diagnostic evaluation and therapy for individuals ages 3+, including gold-standard ASD assessment. Currently offers clinical groups and workshops related to parenting, childhood anxiety & OCD, ADHD, and social skills for children, teens and young adults.


Children’s Research Triangle

info@cr-triangle.org
(312) 726-4011
70 E Lake Street, Suite 1300, Chicago, IL 60601

Provides individual, group and family therapy, along with developmental, medical & psychological evalurations. Visit their website for insurance and fees.


Children's Therapy Connections

15255 S Harlem Ave, Orland Park, IL 60462
708-226-9200

Provides Speech, OT, Feeding and Physical Therapies, as well as ABA programming and counseling. Additional services include community function assistance, aquatic therapy, nutrition assessment and treatment and therapeutic listening. 


Clarity Clinic

Loop: 333 N Michigan Ave #1400, Chicago, IL, (312) 815-9660
River North: 1 E Superior St #306, Chicago, IL (312) 754-9404
Lakeview – Broadway: 3665 N Broadway, Chicago, IL (773) 496-4433
Lakeview - Belmont:  929 W Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL, (312) 530-0323
Arlington Heights: 2101 S Arlington Heights Rd #116, Arlington Heights, IL (847) 666-5339
Evanston: 501 Davis St, Evanston, IL,  (312) 546-4193
Mokena - see webpage

Provides therapy and medication evaluation/management to school-aged children, adolescents and adults with ASD and other mental health needs. Online scheduling here.


Comprehensive Psychological Services, P.C.

Michael J. Frey, PhD
3233 N. Arlington Heights Road Suite 208, Arlington Heights, IL 60004
(847) 632-0334
MFrey@psych4kids.com

Provides individual therapy utilizing a variety of interventions including a DIR and cognitive-behavioral model.


Comprehensive Psychological & Speech Svcs LLC

Maria Stewart, PhD, SLP
180 West Park Ave Suite 130 Elmhurst, IL 60126
(847) 632-0334
Licensed clinical psychologist and speech pathologist providing individual therapy for all ages, as well as psychological testing and speech and language evaluation and treatment. Experience in working with individuals with ASD who present with language differences, behavioral challenges, emotional challenges and academic/learning concerns. Therapeutic approaches include CBT, EMDR, Mindfulness, EMDR, SFBT, and play-based therapy. Languages: English, Greek


CORE Connection Counseling

6040 State Route 53, Suite B, Lisle, IL 60532
(630) 524-4000
info@coreconnectioncc.com

We provide individual counseling, parenting and family support, social & cognitive skills groups, & emotional regulation groups which include:  Social CBT, Social Theatre ™ and Zen Zones which blends the Zones of Regulation™ curriculum  with Yoga Kids.


Cortica

2255 Enterprise Dr, Ste 5501, Westchester, IL 60154
(708) 965-4123
enroll@corticacare.com 

Provides diagnostic evaluations, as well as ongoing medical and therapeutic care. Medical services include pediatric neurology, nutrition and medication management. Therapeutic services include Early Intervention services for children 0-3 and therapeutic pre-school for children ages 3-5. Additional services for aged children 3 and up include counseling, ABA (in-home and in-center), occupational therapy, speech therapy, physical therapy and music therapy.   pediatric neurologists and pediatricians, we identify the underlying causes of developmental differences and create customized treatment programs based on the child’s neurobiology and developmental profile. 


Daniel Essenpreis, LCSW

Chicago, IL 60625
(773) 322-1347

Provides individual therapy for adolescents, young adults and adults with autism and co-occurring anxiety and depression. Utilizes a variety of models, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Mindfulness, Play Therapy, and Psychodynamic Theory with a Person-Centered approach.


Dawn La Brose, MSW, LCSW

Autism & Anxiety Therapists, Inc.
1100 Lake St., Suite 210 E, Oak Park, IL 60301
(847) 338-2525
info@aatherapists.com

Provides therapy to kids, teens, adults and families utilizing a variety of methods including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Social Thinking Model and the Structured TEACCH Method. Specialties include ASD, anxiety and ADHD.


Developmental Disabilities Family Clinic at UIC

Cognition Behavior and Mindfulness Clinic
1640 W Roosevelt Road, 103 DHSP Chicago, IL 60608
312-413-1871 or email John: zyi7@uic.edu
Services include: Language and Cognition Program, Mindfulness and Acceptance Program, Complex Behavior Program, and Caregiver Training and Consultation Program. Services are delivered one-on-one, in group settings and via telehealth. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


DePaul Family and Community Services

2219 North Kenmore Avenue, Suite 300, Chicago IL 60614
(773) 530-3791

The DePaul Family and Community Services is a full-service behavioral health clinic located in Lincoln Park on the campus of DePaul University. We provide quality services focused on children, adolescents and their families. Services are flexible and responsive to the needs of clients/their families; staff are trained in behavioral and naturalistic models including PCIT. The team team of includes highly-skilled Clinical/Community Psychologists, Counselors, a Psychiatrist, and graduate students. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Easterseals Central Illinois

507 East Armstrong Avenue, Peoria, IL 61603-3201 
(309) 686-1177

Provides interdisciplinary pediatric therapy and support for the whole child, and your whole family. Services include: Early Intervention, Feeding therapy, Speech Therapy, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Counseling. Additional autism services include ABA, DIR/Floortime, assistive technology clinics, adaptive swim lessons, care management, diagnostic evaluations, social skills groups, residential day camp and parent training. 


East Aurora Counseling, Ltd.

Patrick Noonan, LCPC
143 South Lincoln Ave Suite I Aurora, IL 60505
(630) 486-3800
eastauroracounseling143@gmail.com

Offers individual, couples and family therapy, play therapy and case management. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Elemental Center

Paula Petrosino, MA, LPC
708.364.0580
Locations in Chicago, Orland Park, Downer’s Grove, and Buffalo Grove

Provides individual therapy services to children and adolescents, treatment ranging from traditional talk therapy to mindfulness to hands on approaches including play therapy and art therapy.


Elena Kaiser, MA, ATR-BC, LCPC

Counseling and Art Therapy
2956 Central St., Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 337-2377
kaiser.elena@comcast.net

Uses the creative process of art-making to help her clients improve and enhance their physical, mental, and emotional well-being.


Elevate Counseling + Wellness

Maia Marie Wheeler, LCPC, ATR
Chicago, IL 60604
630-580-8080
305 Quail Ridge Drive Westmont, Illinois 60559
53 W Jackson Blvd, Suite 1501 Chicago, IL 60604
Contact form

Provides therapy for teens, adults, couples and families in Chicago and the Western Suburbs. 


Empathic Counseling Center

Ivy Lynn, LCSW
1601 Sherman Avenue, Suite 510, Evanston, IL 60201
847-565-8083
ivy@empathiccounselingcenter.com

Provides individual psychotherapy to support individuals with Asperger's disorder and high-functioning autism.


Erin Liebman Inc.

Erin Liebman
611 W Briar Pl Suite 3 Chicago, IL 60657
(312) 614-0671

Youth and teen services include individual and family therapy. Therapeutic specialties include: ADHD, anger management, anxiety, depression, social skills development, peer relationships, and academic underachievement. Specialty is elementary and middle school boys who display challenging behaviors. Young adult services include therapy and coaching. Specialties include: challenges related to careers, relationships, stress, depression, and anxiety. 


Esperanza Health Centers

4700 S California Ave Chicago, IL 60608
Main Line: 773-584-6200
April Hall, LCPC

Provides immediate consultation for behavioral health needs and provide additional psychotherapy sessions as needed. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


The Family Institute at Northwestern University

(847) 733-4300
618 Library Pl Evanston, IL 60201 

Provides individual therapy to children, adolescents and adults, along with family and couples therapy through various evidenced-based models including CBT, DBT, mindfulness and more; Teletherapy sessions are available.


The Finestra Center, LLC

4659 Ravenswood Ave, Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 435-6740
info@finestracenter.com

Provides individual therapy in English and Spanish to adults, teens, children and families facing issues related to adjustment to life stressors including developmental, medical, or psychiatric diagnosis of a child or family member.


Genesis Clinical Services
Luis Carlos Mayolo, PsyD
1725 South Naperville Road, Suite 206 Wheaton, IL 60189
630-653-6441

Dr. Mayolo provides psychotherapeutic services to children, adolescents, adults, and families, and administers psychological testing/assessments and ADHD evaluations.  He has an extensive background working in school settings providing therapy, consultation, and assessment for children struggling with mood disorders, behavioral disorders, ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorders, learning disabilities, and social skill deficits. 


The Ginkgo Psychology Group

Drs. Kirsten Langley and Samantha Taylor
Chicago: 820 W Jackson, Suite 515 Chicago, IL 60607
Westchester: 2225 Enterprise Drive, Suite 2515 Westchester, IL 60154
312-718-3336
klangley@ginkgopsychology.com

Provides psychotherapy for children, teens, parents, and young adults, as well as developmental assessment and neuropsychological evaluations.


Goodman Psychologist Associates

1200 Harger Road Suite 220 Oak Brook, IL 60523
(630) 733-1852
Provides individual and family therapy, specializing in the treatment of children, adolescents and their families struggling with emotional regulation and behavioral control due to a mood disorder, Autism, ADHD, or life stress. 


Greater Elgin Family Care Center

373 Summit St., Elgin, Illinois 60120
(847) 796-6698 x6626

Provides individual therapy for children, teens and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder, among other co-occurring and/or presenting needs. 


Guiding Behavior Counseling, LLC

(773) 726-4832
info@guidingbehavior.com

Provides children and adults in-home and community services around the Chicago and Chicagoland areas including behavior support, individual, sibling and family counseling, executive skills development, life skills coaching, and behavioral therapy. Some commercial and Medicare plans accepted. 


Have Dreams

2020 Dempster St. Evanston, IL 60202 - 847-905-0702
515 Busse Highway Suite 150 Park Ridge. IL 60068 - 847-685-0250
clinicalintakes@havedreams.org 

Individual therapy for children, teens, and adults (ages 6+) on the autism spectrum are rooted in a person-centered approach and are informed by evidence-based practices including cognitive behavioral therapy, the TEACCH Structured Teaching methodology, and related interventions. Also offers parent education and support. Virtual and in-person services available.


Healing Connections Counseling, PC

Paula Sejut-Dvorak, MA, LCPC
13717 South Route 30, Unit 153, Plainfield, Illinois 60544
(815) 676-6811
info@hcctherapy.com

HCC provides individual counseling for children, adolescents and adults using age and developmentally appropriate techniques such as play therapy and cognitive behavioral therapy.


Healing Empowering & Learning Professionals LLC

Karen McCurtis Witherspoon, PhD
401 E 162nd Street, Suite 103, South Holland, IL 60473
(773) 840-0855

Additional Location: 2930 S. Michigan Avenue, Suite 100, Chicago, IL 60616

Clinical practice made up of psychologists, clinical counselors, substance abuse counselors, social workers, educators who focus on psychological testing, parenting evaluations, and psychotherapy with children, adolescents, and adults. 


Hejna & Selkirk Psychological Services 

Oak Park, IL 
Katie Hejna, Psy.D.: 708-943-7827
khejna@hspsychservices.com
Adam Selkirk, Psy.D.: 773-220-5634
aselkirk@hspsychservices.com

Provides child, adolescent and young adult individual psychotherapy, as well as developmental and neuropsychological testing for all ages. 


Helping Hand Rehabilitation Center

9649 W. 55th St., Countryside, IL 60525
(708) 352-3580, ext. 437

Outpatient clinic for children with a wide array of disabilities and delays. Clinic provides individuals with physical therapy, occupational therapy, music therapy, and speech and language evaluation and treatment. Behavioral health clinic provides individual psychotherapy and individual/family behavioral therapy services for all ages. Accepts some Medicaid plans.  


Hummingbird Pediatric Therapies

Westmont: (630) 560-0136, linda@hummingbirdpediatrictherapies.com 
Woodridge: (630) 442-7662, maggie@hummingbirdpediatrictherapies.com
Service areas include the following and surrounding areas: Hinsdale, Clarendon Hills, Westmont, Oak Brook Terrace, Oak Brook, Western Springs, Willow Springs, La Grange, La Grange Park, Downers Grove, Woodridge, Plainfield, Lemont, Romeoville, Homer Glen, Lockport, Joliet, Naperville, Brookfield, Palos Park, Orland Park, Countryside, Elmhurst, Lombard, Villa Park, Westmont, Darien, Burr Ridge, Bolingbrook, Lisle, Indian Head Park, Chicago-Midway, Westchester.

Services include:  Developmental, Feeding, Speech, Occupational and Physical therapies, as well as therapeutic preschool (ages 2-7), pediatric counseling, and group services (social language playgroups). Added services include: art therapy, aquatic therapy, hippotherapy, handwriting without tears, interactive metronome, therapeutic listening 


In2GreatTherapy

1371 Abbott ct. Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
info@in2greattherapy.com 
847-777-8995

Offers PT, OT, Speech, Feeding Therapy, ABA and mental health services (DIR/Floortime model as well as various other therapeutic approaches); Skills in creating sensory diets, therapeutic listening programs and community transition plans for individuals birth - young adult. Additionally, offers school readiness programs for children 2-5, Therapeutic summer camps (options for ages 3-17) and social skills groups (children and teens)


Individual & Family Connections

Roscoe Village: 2865 N Clybourn Ave Chicago, IL 60618
Oak Park/River Forest: 7357 W North Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
(773) 270-0469
hello@ifccounseling.com

Provides play-based therapy to help children on the autism spectrum increase their engagement, attachment, and social skills.


Innovative Counseling Partners

715 Lake St., Suite 800, Oak Park, IL 60301 
773-312-3612

Provides individual, family, and relationship therapy for individuals with ASD and their families, as well as social skills group services to children and teens (ages 7-15) with ASD.  


Insightful Solutions

Erika Swanson, PsyD
10310 Orland Parkway, Suite 201 Orland Park, IL 60467 
(708) 512-7179

Provides therapy services including family/couples therapy, psychotherapy for adults, adolescents, and children with ASD, as well as child trauma psychotherapy and parent consultation. 


Institute for Therapy Through the Arts 

2130 Green Bay Rd, Evanston, IL 60201
Locations: Evanston, Chicago, Highland Park 
847-425-9708
info@itachicago.org

Through the art-making experience and therapeutic relationship, clients express and examine feelings, learn about cause and effect relationships, improve problem-solving patterns, promote social skills, develop responsibility and independence, cope with symptoms and enhance self-esteem.


JCFS Chicago

Therapy Services: 855.275.5237

Offers counseling, support groups or group psychotherapy to parents, children, teens and adults find solutions to the challenges they face. Insurance information here.


Jennifer Eileen Hassler, LCSW, ACSW

1000 Jorie Blvd Suite48, Oak Brook IL 60523
(708) 315-7002
Provides family and individual therapy for ages 3 - adulthood. Area of concentration include children and adolescents, mood disorders in all ages, developmental delays including Autism Spectrum Disorder, eating disorders, clinical assessment and evaluation. Areas of specialty include developmental issues for children, as well as child and adult survivors of abuse, neglect and trauma. 


The Josselyn Center

405 Central Avenue Northfield, Illinois 60093
415 Washington Ave., Suite 200, Waukegan, IL 60085
(847) 441-5600

Provides individual, couple, family, and group therapy (ages 3+), psychiatric services (ages 3+), psychological testing (ages 8+), and job coaching/employment services. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Karin McNicholas, MSW, LCSW

425 S. Main St. Suite 100, Lombard, IL 60148
(630) 629-0297

Provides individual therapy.


Kathy Abbott, Psy D, PC

3317 W 95th St., Ste. 205, Evergreen Park, IL 60805 
(773) 683-1672

Provides individual therapy to individuals (teens and adults) with high functioning autism. 


KGH Autism Services

(224) 326-2206
intake@kghautismservices.com
1161 Lake Cook Rd, Deerfield, IL 60015

Specializing in developmental-based ABA therapy (NDBI, ESDM) for infants, toddlers and preschoolers with ASD, in the home or at their specialized center. Providing therapeutic preschool and kindergarten, SLP, OT, mental health, parent training, sibling support, social groups, community support, significant problematic behavior support (FA) from early childhood through young adulthood. KGH also offers a Teen & Young Adult Center with a teaching apartment for teaching life skills. Serving Chicagoland, North Shore, West Suburbs, Northwest Suburbs, and Far North Suburbs. KGH has been supporting children and families for over 19 years.


Kick Start Learning and Play

3545 Lake Avenue, Wilmette, IL 60091
(847) 386-6560
info@kickstartptn.com (general)
esther@kickstartptn.com (mental health services) 
Serving the North Shore and Northern Suburbs, as well as virtual services.

Clinical services include developmental therapy, occupational therapy, speech and language therapy, and social skills groups for children up to early adolescence. Additionally, Kick Start has early intervention, therapeutic preschool and summer camp programs. Mental health services expand to services for children, teens, adults, and families. 


kiND therapy + wellness

Amanda Besinger, LCSW
4910 N. Lincoln Ave. Chicago, IL 60625
773.789.9524
amanda@kindchicago.com

Offers individual, couples, parent and family therapy to children, teens and adults specializing in neurodivergence to support needs including anxiety, depression, + mood; child development, adhd, autism-related needs, sensory processing disorder, identity and trauma.


Konick & Associates

600 S. Washington Suite 105 Naperville, IL 60540
64 Orland Square Drive, Ste. 112, Orland Park, IL 60462
630-206-4060
info@konickandassociates.com

Provides compassionate child, adolescent, adult, family, and couples counseling with a focus on neurodiversity (autism, ADHD, and more). Other services include parent coaching, neuropsychological assessments for all ages, and a virtual game night for neurodiverse young adults 18+.


The Kulkarni Group

Dr. Robert Kulkarni         
4580 Weaver Parkway, Suite 204 Warrenville, IL 60555
630-473-3970

Offers individual and family psychotherapy and psychiatric medication management services to individuals on with ASD, as well as other conditions. 


Lana Roth, LCSW, ACSW

666 Dundee Road Suite 1302, Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 486-1036
lanaroth@sbcglobal.net

Provides individual therapy to high-functioning adolescents and young adults facing social and emotional challenges.


LEEP Forward Developmental Center

Lorell Marin, MST, DT, Founder
1280 W. Washington Blvd., Chicago, IL 60607
(773) 255-8155
leepforward1@aol.com

Services span early childhood through adolescence. Provides individual and group (social skills) therapy for children with autism, Asperger's and SPD using a DIR/Floortime approach. Additionally, services include assessment and treatment in developmental, speech and language, occupational, physical and behavior therapy services. ABA services are provided in-home and in-clinic. LEEP is also a certified Early Intervention program.


Life Insight Therapy Collective

Lisette Martinez, LCSW
115 S. Vine Street, Hinsdale, IL 60521
(630) 563-0044
Provides individual and family therapy to individuals ages 3 – 22 with autism in both English and Spanish.


Linden Oaks Behavioral Health (Edward-Elmhurst Health)

Orland Park: 11512 W 183rd Place, Suite NW Orland Park IL
603-646-6433
Individual Therapy: Dan S. and Megan Cummens provide individual therapy to children and adults with ASD.


 

LifeStance Health: Edgewood Clinical Services

Naperville: 1288 Rickert Drive, Suite 120, Naperville, IL 60540
Barrington:  111 Lions Dr, Suite 210
(630) 428-7890
Stephanie Polan, LCSW 

Provides individual therapy, behavior management therapy, and group therapy services with all aged individual with a neurodivergent diagnosis. Additionally, works with parents for support and training/coaching.  See accepted insurances here 


Little Friends Center for Autism, Inc.

140 N. Wright St., Naperville, IL 60540
(630) 305-4196

Services include evaluation and treatment for autism spectrum disorder, including psychological, speech, occupational therapy, and social skills. Additionally, residential services are available to both children and adults needing more supported care.


Living Rite

Phone: 779.777.7335
Contact.Us@LivingRite.org
Algonquin: 2100 North Huntington Dr., 60102
Sycamore: 1625 Bethany Rd #1, 60178

Individual and family therapy for children and adults with autism.


The LodeStone Center for Behavioral Health

Oak Park: 1110 North Boulevard - (708) 927-0279
Hinsdale: 15 Spinning Wheel Rd., Suite 426, Hinsdale IL 60521 - (708) 927-0279
McHenry: 3923 Mercy Dr., Suite F, McHenry, IL 60050 - 815-344-5061
Woodstock: 111 Dean St., Woodstock, IL 60098 - 815-344-5061
Chicago: 645 North Michigan Ave., Suite 1005, Chicago, IL 60611 - 312-809-7036

Service range from play therapy to one on one therapy to full psychological testing to wellness services.


Lotus Behavioral Wellness

Stephanie Polan, LCSW 
100 Illinois Street Suite 200 St. Charles, IL 60174
(779) 777-5361
meganorr@lotusbehavioralwellness.com

Provides individual therapy (in-person or telehealth) with all aged individual with a neurodivergent diagnosis. Additionally, works with parents for support and training/coaching.  See accepted insurances here


Lowry & Associates, Counseling & Education Services

115 South Marion Street Oak Park, IL 60302
Educational Services: 708-712-6213
Counseling Services: 708-337-0799
lowry.and.assoc@gmail.com

Provides individual therapy and educational services, including tutoring, advocacy and learning assessments.


Loyola Medicine – Pediatric Support Services 

2160 S 1st Ave, Maywood, IL 60153
888-584-7888

Loyola’s developmental pediatrician works with an experienced team to care for children with disabilities, behavior issues and developmental issues—including physical, learning and language delays. We provide evaluations and treatment recommendations including family and individual counseling and feeding, speech, physical, and occupational therapies. Accepts some Medicaid plans. Must be a current Loyola patient for behavioral health services.  


Maia Marie Wheeler, LCPC

Locations in Lakeview and South Loop
(847) 380-4465 
(847) 386-7809 

Provides individual therapy with a focus on communication and social skills. 


Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital - Pediatric Program

26W171 Roosevelt Rd., Wheaton, IL 60187
(630) 909-8542

The Marianjoy Pediatric Program uses physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech-language pathology and neuropsychology to treat pediatric patients with an array of conditions, including autism. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Melissa Amison, LCSW

Brookfield, Illinois 60513
(708) 271-9068
melissaaminsonLCSW@gmail.com

Individual Therapy: Available to all ages to address deficits in social skills, develop coping strategies, improve self-esteem, and any mental health concerns. Also offers play therapy and social skills groups for children ages 5-17.


MGB Services, Inc

Maria Bellantuono, LCPC
2625 Butterfield Rd, Suite 1385. Oakbrook IL
Additional location in Arlington Heights
847-701-4409
mariab@mgbservices.org

Provides individual and group therapy, parent training, and family consultation and coaching to individuals with ASD, Intellectual and developmental disorders across the lifespan.


Michelle M. Kator, LCSW

Certified RDI Consultant
ACP Consultants
2604 Dempster St.  Suite 510, Park Ridge, IL 60068
(847) 824-1235, ext. 7
mkator208@wideopenwest.com

Provides individual therapy using RDI for children with autism.


Midwest Asian Health Association | MAHA

238 W. Cermak Rd, 3rd Floor,  Chicago, IL 60616
Tel: 312-285-2287  
Fax: 312-285-2326
info@maha-us.org

MAHA community mental health clinic promotes public awareness about mental health problems in the Asian American populations and provides community services including programs focused on employment, counseling, navigating health insurance, substance abuse prevention, health screening and specialty clinics. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Mt. Sinai – Under The Rainbow

1500 S California Ave, Chicago, IL 60622
773-257-4750

Provides outpatient mental health services, including Individual, family and play therapy. Group therapy and social skills groups are available to children and teens with verbal language. Parenting groups also available. *Note referral from PCP & insurance card needed. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Northern Illinois University

Psychology/Computer Science Building room 86
Northern Illinois University DeKalb, IL 60115
815-753-0591
psc@niu.edu

Services include psychological testing, diagnostic interviews and a variety of psychotherapies, including Individual, couple, family and group therapy, parent education and play-based therapy for children.


Northwest Behavioral Health Services

415 W. Golf Rd., STE 16 Arlington Heights, IL 60005
(847) 577-0904
lcampo@nwbhs.com
Christopher Watson, PhD
Peter Dodzik, PhD

Specializes in the assessment and treatment of children and adults with neurological and neurodevelopmental disorders. Services include evaluation, individual therapy, family and/or couples therapy, and ABA. 


Oak Brook Behavioral Health

Drs. Osama El Shafie, M.D., Lavinia Myers, M.D., Khadija Khan, M.D.
2803 Butterfield Road Suite 200, Oak Brook, IL 60523
(630) 424-9204 (Child & Adolescent Services); (630) 424-0652 (Adult Services)

Psychiatrists, psychologists, neuropsychologists, and therapists combine areas of expertise to provide a comprehensive treatment plan that meets the individual needs of each child, adolescent and adult.


Oak Tree Developmental Center

1640 N. Wells St. #103 Chicago, IL 60614
312-642-4300
oaktree@oaktreekids.com

Services include Occupational Therapy, Speech, Behavioral Therapy (LCSW), Physical Therapy, group services (social, therapeutic, executive functioning, etc.), school-based therapies, and home health therapy for Early Intervention.


The OCD & Anxiety Center

(630) 522-3124
info@theocdandanxietycenter.com
64 Orland Square Dr. Suite 112 , Orland Park, IL
1100 Jorie Blvd. Suites 132 & 243 Oak Brook, IL
Telehealth services available in Illinois, Indiana, and Iowa

Provides in-clinic and in-home individual therapy, group therapy, parent training, and social skills groups with experience in ASD, OCD, anxiety, and other related conditions. 


Orland Family Institute, LLC

Martins Adeoye, MD
15030 S. Ravinia, Suite 30, Orland Park, IL 60462
(708) 364-0580

Provides individual therapy.


Pathways Therapeutic Services Inc.

15255 S 94th Ave #500, Orland Park, IL 60462
(815) 770-5654

Therapeutic services for adults and children with autism spectrum and other related disorders.  Our experts specialize in research based and proven methods of Applied Behavior Analysis & Counseling. We believe in programs to meet each individual's unique needs and strengths. Our programs, which are specifically tailored for each individual, improve communications, build functional living skills, foster friendships, and lead to better lives.


Playful Healing Center 

1430 E Thacker St #4, Des Plaines, IL 60016
224-765-4875
Provides mental health services for children, adolescents, adults, and families. Although we are specialized in pediatric psychotherapy in issues of attachment, anxiety, trauma, behavioral and emotional issues associated with ASD and other developmental delays and sensory integration challenges; also offers services to individuals and families with issues of trauma, anxiety, and mood disorders. Utilizes evidence-based models such as Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT), and Play Therapy.


The Pioneer Center for Human Services

4031 W Dayton St, McHenry, IL 60050
(815) 344-1230

The Child & Family Therapy Center at Pioneer Center offers individual and family therapy for children, age 2 through 25, and their families who have a mental health diagnosis and need therapy services to help them develop skills. People can be referred by behavioral health providers, schools and through self-referral by the family or individual young person. If a youth is experiencing significant impairments in functioning in their natural setting, the Intensive Home Therapy (IHT) Program can assist in developing skills and strategies to improve functioning.  Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Pneuma Therapeutic Services

Lauren Moring, LCSW 
53 West Jackson Boulevard Suite 1615 Chicago, IL 60604
(773) 232-3640
lauren@pneumachicago.com

Provides individual therapy with experience in treating autism, adhd, anxiety, behavioral issues, depression, developmental delays, self-esteem, abuse and trauma. Utilizes play therapy, CBT, EMDR, and a variety of other therapeutic tools to support individual needs. 


POP Pediatric Therapy (Power of Play)

7421 West Madison St.  Forest Park, Illinois 60130

Offers Occupational and Speech Therapy, individual therapy, Early Intervention services, Social Groups and nutrition consultation.


Positive Development

(833) 587-1784
Chicago (Bucktown): 1820 W Webster Ave, Suite 430 Chicago, IL 60614
Chicago (Hyde Park): 1525 E. 55th Street, Suite 302 Chicago, IL 60615
Deerfield: 155 N. Pfingsten Rd., Suite 150 Deerfield, IL 60015
Metro East Area: 4972 Benchmark Centre Drive, Suite 200 Swansea IL, 62226

Provides Developmental, OT, Speech and Feeding therapies. Counseling/mental health services include individual child/adolescent psychotherapy (both play therapy and talk therapy), Parent/child therapy and family psychotherapy.  Some Medicaid plans accepted.


Progressive Life Counseling, LLC

Joshua Boyd, LPC 
Chicago, IL 60629 
618-731-6923
progressivelifecounseling18@gmail.com

Specializes in working with children to young adults to navigate things such as autism, trauma, anxiety & depression, identity, anger management, communication, eating disorders, and school/career decisions. Insurance information here.


Psychological Assessment, Consultation, & Treatment (PACT)

Hollie Sobel, PHD
872-588-5585
pact@holliesobel.com
Chicago: 3166 N Lincoln 210 Chicago, IL 60657
Northbrook: 899 Skokie Boulevard 204 Northbrook, IL 60062

Provides assessment, therapy, and consultation services with clients across all developmental levels, with specialization in working with children/adolescents. She also has expertise in the areas of anxiety, depression, autism, behavioral difficulties, learning disorders, giftedness, and assisting families to navigate through the divorce process. 


Restorative Counseling

Katie Jackson, LCPC
155 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 608 Chicago, IL 60601
(312) 874-5928
kjackson@rcchicago.org

Provides individual, couples, and family counseling for those diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and their loved ones. Uses an eclectic model of Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and Family Systems Theory to improve social skills, executive functioning, affect management, communication skills, and parenting skills for adolescents and adults.


Riveredge Hospital

8311 W. Roosevelt  Rd, Forest Park, IL 60130
(708) 771-7000

Riveredge Hospital offers Inpatient, Partial Hospitalization, and outpatient therapy programs for children, adolescents and adults. They also have an adult unit that specializes in working with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, including autism.


Riverview Counseling Services

(630) 587-3777 x102
St. Charles Campus: 111 E. Main Street, St. Charles, IL 60174
Maureen Henry, Molly stanek, Melissa Nytko, Stephanie Santo, Selena Wollach

Batavia Campus: 13 E. Wilson Street, Batavia, IL 60510
Lara Marlowe, Heather Kochen

South Elgin Campus: 474 Briargate Drive, South Elgin IL 60177
Holly Simpson, Melissa Nytko

Provides individual therapy using a cognitive-behavioral model for individuals (children and adults) with ASD and their families.


Rush University Medical Center

Autism Assessment, Research, Treatment & Services (AARTS) Center
1645 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 603, Chicago, IL 60612
(312) 942-0819

The Autism Assessment, Research, Treatment, & Services (AARTS) Center at Rush is a supportive program with unparalleled expertise in diagnosing and treating individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Ruth Kraus, PhD

950 Skokie Blvd. Suite 305, Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 559-0595

Provides treatment therapy for children and adolescents with Asperger's disorder.


Seasons Within, LLI

Holly DeRosa Walejeski, LCPC, ATR
info@seasonswithinllc.com
708-303-8083
1515 North Harlem Avenue, Suite 301, Oak Park, Illinois 60302

Provides individual outpatient counseling and art therapy to children, teens, and adults and has extensive experience with ASD.


Smart Behavior Solutions

Oak Park, IL
alex@smartbehaviorsolutions.com
312-415-5507

Provides individual therapy to kids and teens, specializing in behavior modification and application of ACT, DBT and EMDR frameworks within individualized treatment.


Smart Love Family Services

Natalie & Ben Heineman Smart Love Center: 2222 N. Kedzie Blvd. -  Chicago, IL 60647
Rush Medical Office Building: 610 S. Maple St., Suite 5601 -  Oak Park, IL 60304
(773) 665.8052 ext. 4

Smart Love offers counseling services for children, adults and families, as well as parent education classes and coaching. Our services include play and individual therapy, group therapy, parent counseling, couples therapy, and a range of assessment and evaluation services.


Seth Solway, PsyD

4256 N. Ravenswood Ave., Suite 211, Chicago, IL 60613
(678) 765-9294
sethsolwaypsyd@gmail.com

Provides individual and family therapy for children, adolescents, and adults with developmental delays, learning disabilities, and autism spectrum disorders.


SociAbility

Genevieve Thorton, PsyD
899 Skokie Blvd., Suite 204, Northbrook, IL 60062
(773) 562-9151

Provides individual therapy using a cognitive-behavioral model.


The Summit Center 

3033 West Jefferson Street Suite 107 Joliet, Illinois 60435
(815) 773-0772
Leigh Bancsy, LCPS 

Provides counseling services to children, adolescents and adults, as well as families and couples.


Tami Meer, LCSW 

(847) 929-9413
2530 Crawford 302 Evanston, IL 60201
3255 North Arlington Heights Road Suite 502 Arlington Heights, IL 60004

Provides therapy to children, adolescents, adults, older adults, couples and families of individuals with special needs. One area of expertise is with special education and special needs children. I am certified as both a school social worker and a principal. Another area of expertise is with the caregivers of both older adults and children with disabilities.


The Theraplay Clinic

1224 W. Belmont Ave., Fl. 1 Chicago, IL 60657
847.256.7334

The Theraplay Institute is dedicated to building strong families and emotionally healthy children and adults through Theraplay training, treatment, advocacy, and research. Offer play therapy, individual, and family therapy utilizing the Theraplay treatment model.


Thrive Counseling Center

120 South Marion Street Oak Park, Illinois 60302
708-383-7500 for Crisis option 1, for Access option 2

Thrive Counseling Center is a full service mental health center that offers both counseling and psychiatric services. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Trinity Counseling Center

Director Bonnie Hassan
815-722-4384 
Locations in Joliet, New Lenox, and Homewood.

Trinity Counseling Center offers groups and individual therapy services to children and adults with a variety of developmental disabilities and mental health needs. Accepts private insurance and Medicaid, as well as offers an affordable, sliding-scale, self-pay option.


Total Spectrum

Locations in Aurora, Elmhurst, Lombard, Northbrook, as well as Bloomington, Champaign and Peoria
(630) 359-3629
info@totalspectrumcare.com

Provides in home ABA therapy working to reduce behavior challenges, increase skills important to daily life and create an environment where your family can be comfortable and successful; locations also in Lombard and Bloomington. Additionally, provides counseling/individual therapy and speech and language therapy.


UChicago: Comer Children’s Hospital 
Pediatric Physical & Occupational Therapy

5841 S. Maryland Avenue Chicago, IL 60637
773-702-1000

Offers pediatric speech, occupational and physical therapy evaluation and treatment. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Uniquely You 

(779) 707-3717
welcome@uniquelyyou.email
400 E. Lincoln Hwy Suite 102 New Lenox, IL 60451

Provides OT, Individual and group therapy to individuals across the lifespan. Uniquely You Behavioral Health is dedicated to serving the neurodivergent (ND) community and their families, with specialization in support ASD, ADHD, Trauma, Parents, Siblings and Couples or Family Therapy. Utilizes a variety of play-based (DIR/Floortime) and traditional therapy models. Insurance information here.


University of Illinois at Chicago Developmental Disabilities Family Clinic

Multiple individual therapists (BCBA, social work, and professional counselors)
Intake Coordinator: Ginny Griffin or Lizabeth Fernandez
1640 W. Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60608
(312) 413-1490
giginny@uic.edu

Behavior and individual therapy for clients with a dual diagnosis of intellectual/developmental disability and mental illness. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Uptown Psych

Sarah Pinkerton, PsyD
4753 N Broadway St., 900 Chicago, Illinois 60640 
773-989-2780

Provides medication management to children and adults with ASD. Uptown's team also provides individual therapy and group therapy for autistic individuals with verbal language. 


WEE Speech, PC

Julie Levin, Speech Pathologist
8707 Skokie Blvd Suite 402, Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 329-8226
office@weespeech.com

Provides intensive individualized therapy. Therapy sessions run forty-five minutes to one hour. Children may be seen one to three times per week.


Wellington Counseling Group

Lakeview: (312) 900-8642 
Lincolnwood: (312) 900-8642 
Northbrook: (847) 230-9690

Dr. Allison Lobel has an extensive background working with children, adolescents, and families. She’s focused on helping children and families, with a specialty in diagnosing and treating children who are on the autism spectrum, have developmental delays, sensory and regulatory issues, ADHD, caregiver-child attachment issues, peer relational difficulties, anxiety and depression, adjustment issues, and grief and loss.


Westside Children's Therapy

Locations throughout the Chicagoland area, including Frankfort, Shorewood, Joliet, Plainfield, Wheaton, Glen Ellyn, Schaumburg, Orland Park, New Lenox, Tinley Park, Willowbrook, Carol Stream, and Shorewood. 
815-469-1500

Provides ABA, speech, feeding, physical, occupational therapy and counseling. Additionally, Westside offers diagnostic evaluation/testing and summer camp programming. Insurance information here

Speech and Language Therapy

AAC Helper

Beth Christensen
easc.slp@gmail.com
3731 Blanchan Avenue, Brookfield, Illinois 60513

Beth is an SLP in private practice in the Brookfield area. She is seeing in-person clients and also specializes in AAC.


Advocate Children's Hospital - Pediatric Therapy Center

Park Ridge: ACH Outpatient Center - W. Dempster St., Yacktman Pavilion 3rd floor Park Ridge, IL 60068, (847) 723-4532 
Palos Heights: Advocate Christ Outpatient Center - 12350 South Harlem Ave., Palos Heights, IL 60463, 708-684-3200
Oak Lawn: Advocate Christ Outpatient Pavilion - 95th Street and Kilbourn Avenue, 7th Floor,  Oak Lawn, IL 60453, 708-684-9890
Wilmette: Chicagoland Children's Health Alliance - 3232 Lake Avenue, Wilmette, IL 60091, 847-723-4532

Provides Speech, Occupational and Physical therapies to patients 0 - 18. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Advocate Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Hospital

5150 Northwest Highway, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(847) 842-4057

Offers Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapy services for patients of all ages. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center

Pediatric Developmental Center
913 W. Wellington Ave., 3rd Floor Chicago, IL 60657 
872-843-0300

The Autism Treatment Program provides on-site intervention; services to children ages 3-16/17 years old. Services available in English and Spanish. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


All Bright Therapies

Chicago: 1957 W Dickens Avenue, Chicago, IL 60614 - 773-789-9640
Skokie: 5006 Oakton Street, Skokie IL 60077 - 224-601-3023
amanda.a@allbrighttherapies.com

Provides quality DIRFloortime, speech, occupational and feeding therapy to children with delays and disorders, which including evaluations, individual services and group therapy.


Amplifying Potential Therapy  

Northbrook, IL
Susan Robins: susanr.apt@gmail.com 
224-300-8866

Amplifying Potential Therapy is a full service, neuro-affirming speech and occupational therapy clinic focused on the needs of the autistic community for ages two through adulthood. We have particular expertise with augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) for all types of devices (including alphabet/text-based AAC) and utilize motor-based teaching. This approach focuses on the client’s motor planning difficulties as the root cause of communication, life skills, and social skills impairments. Occupational therapy services include a heavy focus on vision-related therapy. They offer social skills groups for all ages.  


Anna Rooney Speech Therapy

Anna Rooney, MHS, SLP-CCC/L
(773) 680-6264
annasrooney@gmail.com

Provides home-based speech and language therapy to children in Chicago who have a variety of communication needs. Anna Rooney emphasizes social-emotional development. She is Hanen-certified and an Illinois early intervention specialist.


Apex Pediatric Therapy Services

(847) 604-0955
info@apexped.com
236 E Northwest Highway, Suite B, Palatine, IL 60067
5420 Old Orchard Road, Suite 1B, Skokie, IL 60077

Provides clinic-based and in-home Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) services, Speech Therapy and Occupational Therapy. Serves ages 1.5 to 18 in Cook, DuPage, Lake and Will county.


Arlington Pediatric Therapy Management Services, Ltd.

Krista Stewart, ext. 120
3105 N. Wilke Road, Suite H, Arlington Heights, IL 60004-1450
(847) 255-8690

Provides diagnostic evaluation and treatment for oral motor/apraxia, feeding difficulties, auditory processing, stuttering, receptive and expressive language deficits, articulation and phonological deficits, etc.


Autism Care Therapy

855-5-AUTISM; 630-687-8583
info@autismcaretherapy.com 
Lombard: 44 W. Roosevelt Rd. 
Oak Lawn: 4700 W 95th St. 
Chicago: 4830 N Pulaski Rd.

Provides ABA, OT, SLP and parent training services, as well as diagnostic evaluations. Accepts some Medicaid plans.  


Authentic Expression LLC

Heidi Rabe
heidi@authenticexpressionllc.com
Treats patients primarily in the northern suburbs.

Conducts AAC Evaluations for individuals on the autism spectrum, as well as on-going speech and language therapy services. Session occur in home.


BDI Playhouse Children's Therapy

708.478.1820 
Aurora: 600 N. Commons Drive, Suite 102 Aurora, IL  60504 
Orland Park: 11411 W. 183rd Street. Suite B Orland Park 60467

We provide Occupational, Physical, and Speech Therapy along with Aquatic Therapy, Gait Clinic, Feeding Clinic, Casting and Bike Riding Lessons for kids and young adults (birth - 25).


Berard Auditory Integration Training

Terrie Silverman, MS
524 E. Jefferson St., Oconomowoc, WI 53066
(414) 405-7820
terries@execpc.com

Berard AIT is a noninvasive educational and therapeutic technique which helps children and adolescents hear all frequencies more evenly, improve auditory processing and decrease hyper- or hyposensitivity to specific environmental or speech sounds.


Beth Osten & Associates

3100 Dundee Rd. Suite 704 Northbrook, Il, 60062
(847) 663-1020

Multidisciplinary therapy program focused on skill-building and tailored to meet the needs of children, adolescents, and adults. Services include Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Speech Therapy, and Developmental Therapy for ages, birth to three years. Mental health services and specialty services are also available.


Blossom Therapy

1927 W. Belmont Ave Chicago, IL 60657
773-857-0006
laura@blossomtherapychicago.com

Blossom Pediatric Occupational Therapy and Speech Therapy specialists are a team of knowledgeable and compassionate experts who provide evaluations, consultations, and treatment to newborn babies to ten year old children in a home setting, daycare, and our clinic.


Brady Speech-Language Pathology

773-493-4000
contact@bradyspeech.com
5228 S. Blackstone, Suite Y, Chicago, IL 60615

Initial screenings, parent consultations, comprehensive evaluations, scheduled therapy sessions, family counseling and support, and collaboration with schools, physicians, and other paraprofessionals.


Brighthouse Diagnostics and Treatment Center

2919 N. Southport Ave., Unit 1 Chicago, IL 60657
773-799-8939
sairakhan@brighthousecenter.com
aprilhall@brighthousecenter.com

Brighthouse provides specialized services to individuals between the ages of 2 and 18 who present with neurodevelopmental, social-emotional, and behavioral challenges. Services include diagnostic evaluations, individual psychotherapy, behavioral therapy, speech therapy, social skills groups and parent workshops. Bilingual (Eng/Spanish) providers. 


BY YOUR SIDE Autism Therapy Services

(866) 429-7543 (866 4-BYS KID)
info@byyoursideac.com
Locations in: Morton Grove, Oak Brook, Plainfield, Crystal Lake, St, Charles, Darien, Tinley Park, and Schaumburg. 

Offering individualized, multidisciplinary programs focused on skill-building. In-Home and center-based ABA Therapy, BYS Academy School Readiness Program, Speech/Occupational Therapies, and Diagnostic Evaluations. 


Center for Audiology, Speech, Language, and Learning

Northwestern University
2315 Campus Drive
Evanston, IL 60208
847-491-3165
nucasll@northwestern.edu


Center for Health Services

2500 W Higgins Road, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169                                                                         
(847) 893-9788 
info@centerforhealthservices.org  

Provides therapies including: Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Behavior Therapy Speech Therapy, Specialty Therapy Services and Family Therapy and / Counseling. Additionally, the center provides Nutrition Therapy and Health and Wellness education. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


CHAT (Communication Health, Advocacy & Therapy)

(630) 652-0200
info@csld.org

Provides assessment and speech and language therapy, literacy program and social language groups from children (ages 0-18) at home, as well as program-based learning. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Charlie's Gift

Center for Autism and Related Disorders
1048 W. Ogden Ave., Suite 130, Downers Grove, IL 60521
(630) 323-7500 x239
charliesgift@att.net

Provides assessment and speech and language therapy.


Children's Therapy & Rehab Specialists

790 Fletcher Drive, Suite 101, Elgin, IL  60123
(847) 697-7800
lbowman@childtherapyrehab.com

Free 15-minute screening to help parents and primary care physicians determine the necessity of a therapy evaluation. Other locations in Lindenhurst and North Barrington.


Children's Therapy Connections

15255 S Harlem Ave, Orland Park, IL 60462
708-226-9200

Provides Speech, OT, Feeding and Physical Therapies, as well as ABA programming and counseling. Additional services include community function assistance, aquatic therapy, nutrition assessment and treatment and therapeutic listening. 


Communication Clubhouse

Downers Grove Site: 2901 Finley Road, Suite 102, Downers Grove, IL 60515, 630-495-6800
North Mayfair: 4908 N. Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60630, 773-205-8505
Roscoe Village Site: 2630 W. Bradley Place, Suite A. Chicago, IL 60618, 312-955-0089
info@clubhousetherapy.com

Provides ABA therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, feeding therapy & nutrition, and social groups.


Communication Is The Key

LaChone Pitchford, MA/CCC-SLP
4455 S King Drive, Suite 100 Chicago IL 60653
(773) 517-7669
lachone@letmetalk2.com

Speech and language assessments and corresponding therapy is provided. Goals developed with support from family to help develop the whole person.


Community Therapy Services, PC

Carol Hrodey, MS, OTR/L, clinic director
40W310 LaFox Road, Suite 1AB, St. Charles, IL 60175
(630) 444-0077
info@ctspediatrics.com or cdcts@ctspediatrics.com

Provides speech and language assessment and therapy.


Comprehensive Speech and Pathology

Mara Lane, M.S. CCC/SLT
778 N. Frontage Road, Suite 104, Northfield, IL 60093
(847) 291-0700
mara.lane8@gmail.com

Provides diagnostic evaluations and treatment of speech and language disorders for children who demonstrate developmental delay, auditory processing and receptive and expressive language disorders.


Cortica

2255 Enterprise Dr, Ste 5501, Westchester, IL 60154
(708) 965-4123
enroll@corticacare.com 

Provides diagnostic evaluations, as well as ongoing medical and therapeutic care. Medical services include pediatric neurology, nutrition and medication management. Therapeutic services include Early Intervention services for children 0-3 and therapeutic pre-school for children ages 3-5. Additional services for aged children 3 and up include counseling, ABA (in-home and in-center), occupational therapy, speech therapy, physical therapy and music therapy.   pediatric neurologists and pediatricians, we identify the underlying causes of developmental differences and create customized treatment programs based on the child’s neurobiology and developmental profile. 


DynaVox Technologies & Mayer-Johnson

Rebecca Miller, MS, pediatric consultant
Home-based office. Please contact Miller via phone
(866) 396-2869, ext. 4073 (office)
(312) 622-8078 (cell)

Offers speech generating devices for individuals with speech and learning challenges. DynaVox is a communication resource that allows a person to select symbols, pictures, letters, words or phrases to generate oral communication. Some people actually develop the ability to use natural speech through using a device. For more information on communication challenges of autism. Ages: birth and up. Private and public insurance accepted.


Early Autism Services 

Clinical Director: Michelle Berlinski M.Ed BCBA LBA
312-965-2997
Info@earlyautismservices.com

Provides individualized home-based, center-based, and telehealth ABA therapy for children with autism ages, 2-18, living in Chicago and the Northwest Indiana area. Accepts some Medicaid plans. 


Easterseals Central Illinois

507 East Armstrong Avenue, Peoria, IL 61603-3201 
(309) 686-1177

Provides interdisciplinary pediatric therapy and support for the whole child, and your whole family. Services include: Early Intervention, Feeding therapy, Speech Therapy, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Counseling. Additional autism services include ABA, DIR/Floortime, assistive technology clinics, adaptive swim lessons, care management, diagnostic evaluations, social skills groups, residential day camp and parent training. 


Easterseals DuPage & Fox Valley

Locations in: Elgin, Naperville and Villa Park 
Diagnostic Services: Mary Beth Scholtes at 630.261.6287 or mscholtes@eastersealsdfvr.org
All other services:  630.282.2022
For Spanish services or if you live in Hanover Township: Brenda Delgado at 847.742.3264

Autism services include Behavior therapy, Feeding Therapy, Speech Therapy, Assistive Technology Therapy, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Nutritional therapy.  Additionally, they offer diagnostic evaluations, parent training and parent/sibling support groups. Serving children birth – 18. Some Medicaid plans accepted, as well as sliding scale; more insurance information here.


Edward-Elmhurst Hospital 

Rehabilitation team at Edward Hospital: 630-527-3375
Rehabilitation team at Elmhurst Hospital: 331-221-5840
Pediatric locations in: Addison, Elmhurst, Hinsdale, Lombard, Naperville, Plainfield, 

The pediatric rehabilitation team provides Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapy to children from birth through adolescence. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


The Elmhurst University Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic

Address: 190 Prospect Ave., Elmhurst, Illinois 60126 
(630) 617-3555
speechclinic@elmhurst.edu

The clinic provides speech and language evaluations and therapy for individuals of all ages with communication difficulties, include those needing assessment and/or utilizing AAC devices. Caregiver involvement is encouraged through ongoing consultation with clinical staff, in-session activities, and observation from behind one-way mirrors. Services are offered in English and Spanish. To begin the application process or receive more information about our clinic, please call or email. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Helping Hand Rehabilitation Center

9649 W. 55th St., Countryside, IL 60525
(708) 352-3580, ext. 437

Outpatient clinic for children with a wide array of disabilities and delays. Clinic provides individuals with physical therapy, occupational therapy, music therapy, and speech and language evaluation and treatment. Behavioral health clinic provides individual psychotherapy and individual/family behavioral therapy services for all ages. Accepts some Medicaid plans.  


Helping Hands 

185 S Marley Rd New Lenox, IL 60451
815-462-4928
info@helpinghandstherapy.org

Provides speech therapy, occupational therapy, and physical therapy to children 0-14 years old in a clinic setting. Helping Hands uses a collaborative, cross disciplinary approach and provides solutions to target challenging situations by meeting with families in the community and provides on-going family support with home suggestions. 


Hpt Kids Pediatric Therapy

Shorewood: 860 Center Ct.  - Unit C Shorewood, IL  60404 - (815) 773-9000 
Dekalb Clinic: 1715 Dekalb Ave - Suite 125 Sycamore, IL  60178 - (815) 991-5760 
School Based Administration Office Information: 815-730-1800

Hillmann Pediatric Therapy is a Clinic, School Based, and Home Therapy based services organization.  Provides physical, occupational and speech therapy for individuals 0-21.   


Hummingbird Pediatric Therapies

Westmont: (630) 560-0136, linda@hummingbirdpediatrictherapies.com 
Woodridge: (630) 442-7662, maggie@hummingbirdpediatrictherapies.com
Service areas include the following and surrounding areas: Hinsdale, Clarendon Hills, Westmont, Oak Brook Terrace, Oak Brook, Western Springs, Willow Springs, La Grange, La Grange Park, Downers Grove, Woodridge, Plainfield, Lemont, Romeoville, Homer Glen, Lockport, Joliet, Naperville, Brookfield, Palos Park, Orland Park, Countryside, Elmhurst, Lombard, Villa Park, Westmont, Darien, Burr Ridge, Bolingbrook, Lisle, Indian Head Park, Chicago-Midway, Westchester.

Services include:  Developmental, Feeding, Speech, Occupational and Physical therapies, as well as therapeutic preschool (ages 2-7), pediatric counseling, and group services (social language playgroups). Added services include: art therapy, aquatic therapy, hippotherapy, handwriting without tears, interactive metronome, therapeutic listening 


Imagine Pediatric Therapy

Lauren Headley, SLP/L & Melanie Pensak, SLP/L
606 W. Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60607
(312) 588-5050

Provides diagnostic evaluations and treatment of speech and language disorders for children who demonstrate developmental delay, auditory processing and receptive and expressive language disorders.


In2GreatTherapy

1371 Abbott ct. Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
info@in2greattherapy.com 
847-777-8995

Offers PT, OT, Speech, Feeding Therapy, ABA and mental health services (DIR/Floortime model as well as various other therapeutic approaches); Skills in creating sensory diets, therapeutic listening programs and community transition plans for individuals birth - young adult. Additionally, offers school readiness programs for children 2-5, Therapeutic summer camps (options for ages 3-17) and social skills groups (children and teens)


JCFS Chicago

855.275.5237
Ask@JCFS.org

Provides integrated pediatric therapies including aquatic & yoga therapies, feeding & swallowing therapy, occupational therapy, speech/language therapy, and developmental social groups. Also, provides psychological testing and neurodevelopmental evaluations.


Julie Prato, MA, CCC-SLP 

Home or community based assessments.
(630) 270-7322
Serving Counties: Cook and DuPage

Provides assessment and speech and language therapy.


KatieBug Therapy, Ltd.

2156 Deep Water Lane, Naperville, IL 60564
(630) 904-0700
info@katiebugtherapy.com 

Provides speech therapy, occupational therapy, feeding therapy, physical therapy and early intervention services.  


KGH Autism Services

(224) 326-2206
intake@kghautismservices.com
1161 Lake Cook Rd, Deerfield, IL 60015

Specializing in developmental-based ABA therapy (NDBI, ESDM) for infants, toddlers and preschoolers with ASD, in the home or at their specialized center. Providing therapeutic preschool and kindergarten, SLP, OT, mental health, parent training, sibling support, social groups, community support, significant problematic behavior support (FA) from early childhood through young adulthood. KGH also offers a Teen & Young Adult Center with a teaching apartment for teaching life skills. Serving Chicagoland, North Shore, West Suburbs, Northwest Suburbs, and Far North Suburbs. KGH has been supporting children and families for over 19 years.


Kick Start Learning and Play

3545 Lake Avenue, Wilmette, IL 60091
(847) 386-6560
info@kickstartptn.com (general)
esther@kickstartptn.com (mental health services) 
Serving the North Shore and Northern Suburbs, as well as virtual services.

Clinical services include developmental therapy, occupational therapy, speech and language therapy, and social skills groups for children up to early adolescence. Additionally, Kick Start has early intervention, therapeutic preschool and summer camp programs. Mental health services expand to services for children, teens, adults, and families. 


Kids Can Do, Inc.

Erica VonBehren
19100 S. Crescent Drive, Suite 101, Mokena, IL 60448
(708) 478-5400
info@kidscando.org

Provides individualized speech treatment in addition to the following programs: Co-treatment, social skills groups, Fast For Word and Therapeutic Listening.


KidsConnect Pediatric Therapy

info@kidsconnect.care
708 763-9582 
1144 Lake St, Suite 200B, Oak Park, iL

KidsConnect provides individual or group, client-centered, and evidence-based occupational therapy, feeding, and speech treatment to children 0 to 21 years of age. Treatment is also delivered when needed within the client’s home, at school, or on the playground.


Kids Unlimited Therapy Services, LLC

820 North Boulevard, Oak Park, IL 60301
(708) 524-2445

Provides OT, PT, and Speech services, along with DIR/Floortime and social group interventions.


Krause Speech & Language Services

980 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 1115 Chicago, IL 60611
312-943-1927
dr.sekrause@gmail.com

Provides a range of evaluation, intervention, and consultation services with areas of expertise in:  Autism and social pragmatics, Child and young adult language and literacy, Phonology/Articulation, Childhood apraxia of speech, Early intervention (birth to 3 years), Stuttering, cluttering, and speech fluency, and Advocacy for academic services and educational placement


La Rabida Children's Hospital

6501 S Promontory Dr, Chicago, IL 60649
(773) 256-5957

Provides speech and language, occupational, physical and behavioral health assessment and therapy. Accepts some Medicaid plans. 


Lakeview Speech and Language Clinic
  
419C-421C Harrison St., Oak Park, IL 60304
On-site services provided in the Chicagoland area
708-240-3874
info@lakeviewspeech.com

Provides neurodiversity affirming and strength-based speech-language therapy to clients and families across the lifespan in clinic and in-home.


Langston Pediatric Therapy

630-553-8444
office@langstonpediatrictherapy.com
10 Saravanos Drive Yorkville, IL 60560

Provides physical, occupational and speech therapy for individuals 0-21.  


LEEP Forward Developmental Center

Lorell Marin, MST, DT, Founder
1280 W. Washington Blvd., Chicago, IL 60607
(773) 255-8155
leepforward1@aol.com

Services span early childhood through adolescence. Provides individual and group (social skills) therapy for children with autism, Asperger's and SPD using a DIR/Floortime approach. Additionally, services include assessment and treatment in developmental, speech and language, occupational, physical and behavior therapy services. ABA services are provided in-home and in-clinic. LEEP is also a certified Early Intervention program.


Linda Cervenka & Associates 

Linda Cervenka, SLT, CCC/SLP
6631 Stanley Ave, Berwyn, IL 60402
(708) 473-2576

Provides speech and language assessments, individual therapeutic sessions and clinic/home/school consultations using DIR/floortime model.


Little Friends Center for Autism, Inc.

140 N. Wright St., Naperville, IL 60540
(630) 305-4196

Services include evaluation and treatment for autism spectrum disorder, including psychological, speech, occupational therapy, and social skills. Additionally, residential services are available to both children and adults needing more supported care.


Loyola Medicine – Pediatric Support Services 

2160 S 1st Ave, Maywood, IL 60153
888-584-7888

Loyola’s developmental pediatrician works with an experienced team to care for children with disabilities, behavior issues and developmental issues—including physical, learning and language delays. We provide evaluations and treatment recommendations including family and individual counseling and feeding, speech, physical, and occupational therapies. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Ludden Speech and Language Clinic

Saint Xavier University
3700 W. 103rd Street, Chicago, IL 60655
773-298-3571
gbanys@sxu.edu

Speech therapy services which include evaluation, diagnosis and treatment for children and adults with communication disorders. Click here for client application. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Lumiere Children's Therapy

811 W. Evergreen Ave., Suite 306, Chicago, IL 60642
(312) 242-1665
info@lumierechild.com

Multidisciplinary pediatric therapy program located in Chicago that serves the developmental needs of children and their families. Services, both in-home and center-based, include ABA Therapy, Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Social Work. A therapeutic preschool program, enrichment classes, and summer camps are also available.


Lurie Children’s Hospital

1.800.543.7362
7 locations available: Downtown, Lincoln Park, Northbrook, New Lenox, Grayslake, Westchester, & Westbrook

The Department of Speech-Language Pathology at Lurie Children’s offers comprehensive and individualized care to children and adolescents with communication and feeding-swallowing disorders. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital - Pediatric Program

26W171 Roosevelt Rd., Wheaton, IL 60187
(630) 909-8542

The Marianjoy Pediatric Program uses physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech-language pathology and neuropsychology to treat pediatric patients with an array of conditions, including autism. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Mary Barry and Associates, LLC 

Mary Barry
15 Spinning Wheel Road, Suite 117, Hinsdale, IL 60521
(630) 654-8888

Provides speech and language evaluations and therapy as well as social language groups.


Matt Baud 

Frankfort, IL
(708) 935-5188

Speech and Language Pathologist providing evaluations for speech and AAC needs.


Mobile Therapy Centers of America

1870 W. Winchester Rd #203 Libertyville, IL, 60048
(847) 816-7200
info@mtcus.com

MTC provides free developmental screenings. Speech/Language, ABA, Behavioral and Occupational Therapy services are provided either in home, at our center or in your child’s regular school or childcare setting.


Ms. Paula, SLP

(847) 736-7622
paula@mspaulaslp.com

Provides pediatric and adult comprehensive speech-language therapy evaluations, treatment, consultation, and training throughout the Chicagoland area; services offered in English and Spanish.


Nature’s Edge Therapy Center, Inc.

Director Becky Payne, MATCCC/SLP/HPCS
2523 14 ¾ Ave., Rice Lake, WI 54868
(715) 859-6670

Assessment and treatment for patients that have expressive and receptive language delays, including finding alternative forms of communication for those that have limited verbal expression, feeding and swallowing impairments, social skill deficits and pragmatic difficulties, as well as memory and cognitive delays.


Northern Illinois University

Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic
815-753-1481
slhc@niu.edu
3100 Sycamore Road, DeKalb, IL 60115

Provides speech-language evaluation and treatment and comprehensive hearing assessments for children, adolescents, and adults. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Northwestern Medicine Outpatient Rehab: Crystal Lake

394 Federal Dr, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Outpatient rehab center 
(815) 459-3810

Offers Speech, Occupational. Physical and aquatic Therapies to children 0-17. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Northwestern Medicine Outpatient Rehab: Sycamore

2111 Midlands Court Sycamore, Illinois 60178
Outpatient rehab center 
630-933-1500

Offers Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapies to children and adults. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Northwestern Medicine Outpatient Rehab: Winfield

25 Winfield Rd Suites 407, 430 And 506, Winfield, IL 60190
(630) 933-1500

Offers Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapies to children and adults. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


North Shore Pediatric Therapy

Main Location: 1657 West Cortland Street, Chicago, IL 6062
Other locations: Chicago, Deerfield, Des Plaines, Glenview, Lincolnwood, Evanston, Lake Bluff, and Hinsdale
(877) 486-4140
info@KidsBlossom.com

Provides ABA, Feeding, OT, PT, SLP, Psychologists, Individual & Family Therapy; Ages: Birth to 18 years old


Oak Tree Developmental Center

1640 N. Wells St. #103 Chicago, IL 60614
312-642-4300
oaktree@oaktreekids.com

Services include Occupational Therapy, Speech, Behavioral Therapy (LCSW), Physical Therapy, group services (social, therapeutic, executive functioning, etc.), school-based therapies, and home health therapy for Early Intervention.


OtoLing

Willard Hooks, PhD, CCC-A/SLP
1020 E. Ogden Ave., Suite 212, Naperville, IL 60563-8609
(630) 305-8288
otoling@mac.com

Provides auditory and speech-language services. See a complete list of services.


POP Pediatric Therapy (Power of Play)

7421 West Madison St.  Forest Park, Illinois 60130

Offers Occupational and Speech Therapy, individual therapy, Early Intervention services, Social Groups and nutrition consultation.


Positive Development

(833) 587-1784
Chicago (Bucktown): 1820 W Webster Ave, Suite 430 Chicago, IL 60614
Chicago (Hyde Park): 1525 E. 55th Street, Suite 302 Chicago, IL 60615
Deerfield: 155 N. Pfingsten Rd., Suite 150 Deerfield, IL 60015
Metro East Area: 4972 Benchmark Centre Drive, Suite 200 Swansea IL, 62226

Provides Developmental, OT, Speech and Feeding therapies. Counseling/mental health services include individual child/adolescent psychotherapy (both play therapy and talk therapy), Parent/child therapy and family psychotherapy.  Some Medicaid plans accepted.


Project Org + Design Studio (PODS)

1401 E 79th Street Chicago, IL 60619
Jon Barnes, Senior Director - jon@projectorg.com
773.221.7171

PODS provides the full scale of therapy services and serves as a one stop shop for children on the spectrum of autism to receive ABA, Occupational, Speech, Physical and Nutrition services.  We also have a full service inclusive preschool for children with and without developmental delays ages 15 mos.-5 years, and an after-school and summer program for children ages 6-13.


Robin's Key Speech, Language, and Learning, PLLC

847-868-2447
info@robinskeylearning.com
4905 Old Orchard Center, Suite 435, Skokie, IL 60077

Provides teletherapy speech services for ages 3-22 and in-person and virtual social skills groups for ages 11-17. Click here for list of current groups (rolling enrollment


Rush Health Associates

2011 York Rd Ste 2000A Oak Brook, IL 60523
708-492-5630

Provides Occupational and Speech therapy services to individuals ages 0 - 18.


RUSH Kids Pediatric Therapy

Multiple Locations (click for address and phone): Chicago, LaGrangeNaperville-North, Naperville-South, Libertyville, Aurora, Orland Park, St. Charles, and Crystal Lake.

Provides therapy for children from birth to age 21 with a wide range of needs. Services include Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, ABA, and Feeding Therapy.


RUSH Speech-Language Pathology Services

Orthopedic Building
1611 W. Harrison St., Suite 530, Chicago, IL 60612
312-942-5013

Serving child, adolescent and adult patients. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Saint Anthony Hospital - Rehabilitation Services

Saint Anthony Hospital: 2875 West 19th Street, Chicago, IL 60623 - 773.484.4150
Little Village Clinic: 3059 West 26th Street - 773.696.9050
Kedzie Clinic: 4455 South Kedzie Avenue - 773.523.2416
SAH Physical Therapy: 1600 West 13th Street - 312.243.5582

Saint Anthony Hospital offers individualized treatment plans, covering a wide variety of needs, for all ages – now at four convenient locations. Rehabilitation services include physical and occupational therapy, audiology, and speech therapy. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital (Sinai Health System)

1401 South California Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60608
773.522.2010

Schwab’s pediatric rehabilitation program serves children and adolescents with disabling medical conditions and their families including autism spectrum disorder. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Shriners Hospitals for Children

2211 N Oak Park Ave, Chicago, IL 60707
(773) 622-5400

Provides rehabilitation therapies including Speech, OT, Physical Therapy and Aquatic Therapy for language, motor and adaptive skill deficits. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Smart Moves Pediatrics

7929 Cermak Rd. Unit C North Riverside, IL 60546
colton@smartmovespediatrics.com
708-442-0023

Clinical services include speech and language therapy, occupational therapy, and physical therapy.


Social Butterfly, Inc.

630-381-8307
info@sbspeechtherapy.com
Westmont: 825 Cass Avenue, Suite 311 Westmont, IL 60559
Naperville: 534 W. 5th Ave. Naperville, IL 60563
In-home service area: Serving the surrounding communities of Aurora, Addison, Burr Ridge, Bolingbrook, Brookfield, Clarendon Hills, Darien, Downers Grove, Elmhurst, Glen Ellyn, Hinsdale, LaGrange, Lisle, Lombard, Naperville, Oak Brook, Oak Brook Terrace, Oak Park, Romeoville, Warrenville, Westchester, Western Springs, Wheaton, Westmont, Willowbrook, Winfield and Woodridge.

Provides in-clinic and home-based speech, language and feeding assessment and therapy to children and adults with autism.


Soundbox Speech

AMANDA LEDERER
(312) 392-1640
Serves Chicago and surrounding suburbs.

Provides individualized speech & language therapy to children, teens and adults. 


Speak Your Mind
 
630-765-5890
lorissa@speakyourtherapy.com

Speak Your Mind provides quality Speech Therapy for children, teenagers, and adults in Wheaton, Glen Ellyn, Naperville, Carol Stream, and the surrounding Chicago Suburban areas.


Speech Learning Center

Talya E. Smith, SLP
6249 Pine Tree Drive Long Grove, IL 60047
(773) 368-5074

Speech and language services for early intervention, as well as children ages 3-18. 


Speech IRL

Katie Gore
73 W Monroe, Chicago, IL 60603
312-870-0352
info@speechirl.com

Speech IRL is a speech therapy and communication consulting practice that specializes in services for teens and adults 18-65yo. Our philosophy is based on the social model of disability and neurodiversity principles. We collaborate with our clients to problem-solve day-to-day challenges presented by classroom, workplace, and personal-social environments. Many of our clients do not have an official diagnosis, but simply want to gain skills and knowledge in specific areas. Free consultations. Ages: Teens and adults


Speech and Language Pathways LLC

847-268-3799
info@slpathways.com
711 W Maude Avenue Arlington Heights, IL 60004

Provides Speech, Occupational and social skills therapy services for ages 2 - 18 as well as AAC evaluation for kids and young adults, training and intervention. Bilingual speech therapy available.


Speech Tree

2423 Glenwood Ave, Joliet, IL 60435
(815) 725-9992

Provides evaluation and intervention services for speech and language delays and disorders. Free screening.


Strive ABA Consultants

Serving the Chicagoland and NW Indiana areas
In-clinic services located in Oak Forest, Merriville and Chicago (Southside – 60643) 
773-589-4667
striveabaconsultants@gmail.com

Provides in-clinic and in-home (when appropriate) ABA therapy for children ages, 2-26 and serves Chicagoland area, including north and south side, South Suburbs and Joliet area. Additionally, provides Speech, Occupational & Feeding therapies, along with AAC evaluation and support securing a device through insurance as appropriate. Provides financial assistance for diagnostic evaluations, delivered by Adapt Psychological Services. Accepts some Medicaid plans. Strive assists with transportation to clinics as needed at no cost to families. 


SwedishAmerican Hospital
Pediatric Therapy And Adult Speech Therapy

209 9th St, Rockford, IL 61104
(779) 696-4470

The staff includes registered and licensed occupational therapists, physical therapists and speech language pathologists. We treat children with a variety of diagnosis, including, autism, attention deficit disorder, cerebral palsy, down syndrome, spina bifida, spinal cord injury, cognitive and developmental delays, language disorders, hearing loss, sensory integration dysfunction and many more. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Sweeney, Augustin and Associates

Maureen Sweeney, PhD, CCC-SLP
5225 Old Orchard Road, Suite 44, Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 583-9492
msweeney.saa@comcast.net

Provides assessment and speech and language therapy.


Tarle Speech

Jennifer Tarle-Pakulski
226-272-7039
jennifer@tarlespeech.com

Conducts AAC Evaluations for individuals on the autism spectrum, with a special interest in young adults with no AAC experience.


TALC Technology & Language Center  (Jill Senner) 

Jill E. Senner, PhD, CCC-SLP 
Matthew R. Baud, MS, CCC-SLP
Ramey Abudayyeh, MS, CCC-SLP
Heather Miller Schwarz, MS, CCC-SLP
847.682.1596
info@talcaac.com
Now serving Illinois, Indiana & Washington

Technology & Language Center, Inc. is a tele-AAC practice serving children, teens, and young adults with complex communication needs. Tele-AAC is a form of telepractice, a method of offering services using videoconferencing tools like Zoom, specifically for individuals using augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) and their teams.


TherapyWorks

312.780.0820
michelle@therapyworks.com
In-clinic: 778 Frontage Road, Suites 101 & 102 Northfield, IL 60093 
In-home: Chicago and surrounding suburbs

In-home and in-clinic speech, language and feeding therapy, occupational therapy and physical therapy provider with an online platform that allows parents to schedule appointments with local pediatric therapists for in-home services.


Total Spectrum

Locations in Aurora, Elmhurst, Lombard, Northbrook, as well as Bloomington, Champaign and Peoria
(630) 359-3629
info@totalspectrumcare.com

Provides in home ABA therapy working to reduce behavior challenges, increase skills important to daily life and create an environment where your family can be comfortable and successful; locations also in Lombard and Bloomington. Additionally, provides counseling/individual therapy and speech and language therapy.


Treehouse Pediatric Therapy 

Woodridge: 3351 Hobson Road, Suite. B. Woodridge, IL  60517
Batavia: 131 Flinn Street, Unit A. Batavia, IL 60510
630-541-3652
info@treehousepediatric.com

Treehouse Pediatric Therapy is an outpatient pediatric therapy clinic that provides services to children between the ages of 0 and 18. Center-based services include physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech & language therapy, pelvic floor health, dietitian, feeding, social groups, and ABA therapy.


UChicago: Comer Children’s Hospital 
Pediatric Physical & Occupational Therapy

5841 S. Maryland Avenue Chicago, IL 60637
773-702-1000

Offers pediatric speech, occupational and physical therapy evaluation and treatment. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


University of Illinois at Chicago Developmental Disabilities Family Clinic

Sara Shields-Cole
1640 W. Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60608
(312) 413-1490

Speech evaluations conducted in English and Spanish for children with an intellectual or developmental disability. Accepts some Medicaid plans.


Vital Rehabilitation

5820 W. Irving Park Road, Chicago, IL 60634
(773) 685-8482; 773-975-6830
contact@vitalrehabilitation.com

Provides physical therapy evaluations in the clinic, home or community. Provides Occupational Therapy, Speech and Language Therapy, Aquatic therapy, Neuro Developmental Treatment (NDT) and Cuevas MEDEK Exercise (CME). Medicaid taken only at Lakeview location.


WEE Speech, P.C.

Julie Levin, M.S., CCC C/NDT
8833 Gross Point Road, Suite 307, Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 329-8226
jlevin@weespeech.com

Provides assessment and speech and language therapy. Available services include: articulation therapy, oral motor/feeding treatment, language therapy and augmentative communication.


Westside Children's Therapy

Locations throughout the Chicagoland area, including Frankfort, Shorewood, Joliet, Plainfield, Wheaton, Glen Ellyn, Schaumburg, Orland Park, New Lenox, Tinley Park, Willowbrook, Carol Stream, and Shorewood. 
815-469-1500

Provides ABA, speech, feeding, physical, occupational therapy and counseling. Additionally, Westside offers diagnostic evaluation/testing and summer camp programming. Insurance information here