Covid-19 Update for Patients, Visitors, and Guests

We remain open 24/7 and our full range of mental health and addiction services are available.

We understand the importance of seeing loved ones receiving care, and we know the value visitors bring to our patients. However, given the concern about COVID-19 and the recommendations by the CDC, we are limiting outside visitors to reduce the risk of infection in our hospital. We ask that visitors adhere to these restrictions so that we can maintain the safest possible environment for everyone.

Effectively Immediately: We are temporarily canceling all visitation and non-essential onsite meetings and tours. We encourage patients and their families to communicate through phone and video chat.   Details for video chat will be provided. We will also increase the times patients have for phone use.

When it becomes necessary to visit the facility all individuals will be screened for temperature reading and questioning about illness or contact with any corona virus patient. This includes patient visitors, deliveries, scheduled and unscheduled visits by anyone.

As we implement these safeguards it is also important to remember that each of us has a role to play in keeping ourselves and others healthy. Wash your hands thoroughly. Avoid touching your hands to your face. Limit close contact with people who are sick. Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when you cough or sneeze or use the inside of your elbow. Take care of yourself.

We thank you for your support in ensuring the safety of our patients and staff.

And, please remember this can take a toll on our mental health.  We will continue to provide a no charge assessment to help all ages through this difficult time. Call 24-7.

 



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Silver Oaks Behavioral Hospital Observes One Year Anniversary

As Silver Oaks Behavioral Hospital marks our first year of service in Will County, we would like to thank the community for your overwhelming support as we’ve worked to provide mental health and substance use treatment services to our most vulnerable population.

Over the last year, Silver Oaks expanded treatment from senior adults to adults and eventually adolescents. This has included several specialty programs including a women’s inpatient treatment program, a men’s inpatient treatment program, an adolescent inpatient treatment program, inpatient chemical detoxification, outpatient dual diagnosis treatment, adult partial hospitalization program and an adolescent partial hospitalization program.

These services were created based on needs identified by our community partners and we are excited to continue to grow our offerings to support the mental health of our community at large. More programs will be developed and introduced as we continue to respond to the greatest needs.

Our goal remains the same—to provide outstanding care delivered by compassionate people while providing unparalleled service. As we enter our second year of service. We hope your support continues as we work together to bring quality mental health and substance use treatment services to our community.

Identities and Expression Track (LGBTQ+) at Silver Oaks Behavioral Hospital

If you are an adult struggling with a mental health condition and identify as a member of the LGBTQ+ community, it is essential to prioritize your mental wellbeing. Unfortunately, members of the LBGTQ+ community may face discrimination, prejudge, or rejection from their family, and that can lead to stress, anxiety, or depression. According to the […]

An Informative Overview of the Adult Program at Silver Oaks Behavioral Hospital

The Adult Mental Health Program at Silver Oaks Behavioral Hospital (SOBH) offers a level of care for adults in need of behavioral health care. Our goal today is to outline the treatment course and establish patient expectations at our facility.

 

Our inpatient program encourages the communication of open and honest feelings and responsible behavior. While under our care, our primary goal is to create an open and trusting atmosphere in which patients can share their thoughts and feelings in a supportive and caring environment. At Silver Oaks Behavioral Hospital, we believe that respect for the patient is an important aspect of our therapeutic environment and assists in the healing process.

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Silver Oaks Behavioral Hospital Opens New Outpatient Program

New Lenox, IL September 30, 2019 – Silver Oaks Behavioral Hospital has expanded outpatient services to include a Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) for adults ages 18 and above. Partial Hospitalization is designed for patients who are experiencing intense emotional or behavioral conditions who do not require inpatient treatment but need therapy that is more involved […]

Community Shows Support for Increased Access to Mental Health Treatment

On Tuesday, September 10th, 2019, the community came together at A Pathway to Hope and Healing to learn more about behavioral health treatment and current programming available at Silver Oaks Behavioral Hospital. Our Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Jyoti Randhawa, spoke about the signs and symptoms of mental illness in teens and young adults. It is […]

Dr. Jyoti Randhawa to Speak at ‘Pathway to Hope & Healing’ Event

Over 1,000 individuals in Illinois lose their lives to suicide every year. For every completed adolescent suicide, there are an estimated 100-200 attempts. These rates continue to rise with each passing year and is a growing concern among our local schools districts in Will County. This is especially relevant as schools are back in session […]

The Impact of Social Media on Teen Mental Health

New Lenox, IL—As the new school year begins across the state, it’s important to know that many teens and adolescents also face new challenges and difficulties. For many, the stress of starting a new school or the anxiety that comes with difficult classwork may prove too much. The pressures perpetuated by social media also take […]

Silver Oaks Behavioral Hospital Hosts ‘Music is Medicine’ CEU Event!

JOIN US FOR A FREE CEU PRESENTATION! Music is Medicine: Incorporating Music Into Clinical Practice Featured Speaker: Joseph Gorodo, LCDC Recovery Unplugged

Silver Oaks CEO & CMO Discuss Senior Adult Mental Health Program on WJOL

Mental illness can affect people of all ages. Silver Oaks Behavioral Hospital understands the need to provide treatment specific to those experiencing changes and challenges that come with aging. Scott Hullinger, CEO and Dr. Jyoti Randhawa, CMO recently spoke with Barry Kolanowski, Executive Director Senior Services of Will County to discuss the senior adult mental health […]