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Gateway Chicago River North

"I have an intense passion for helping people reclaim their lives. I am enthusiastic about bringing this passion as well as my expertise to an organization that truly values quality client care and fostering diversity."
Craig Lamb, MS, LCPC, CADC
Clinical Supervisor
Downtown Chicago Alcohol and Drug Treatment in River North
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Alcohol & Drug Treatment in Chicago River North
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Alcohol & Drug Treatment in Chicago River North

Gateway's River North Alcohol & Drug Treatment Center offers Outpatient Treatment Programs for busy, working adult men and women in the afternoon and evening.

Conveniently located downtown Chicago, near the Merchandise Mart, substance abuse treatment less than a 20-minute walk from Union Station and Ogilvie transportation centers.

Convenient to public transportation:

  • Merchandise Mart (Brown Line, Purple Line)
  • Clinton/Lake (Green Line, Pink Line)
  • Clark/Lake (Blue Line subway)
  • State/Grand (Red Line subway)

Insurance Accepted

Gateway's drug treatment center in River North accepts health insurance. We also provide assistance to help you understand what services are covered, deductibles and co-pays.

Serving Downtown Chicago and the River North Neighborhood

Our Chicago River North center specializes in providing substance abuse education and group counseling to help you, or someone you love get life back on track. Our experienced team helps you understand substance abuse, guides you to recovery and supports you every step of the way.

The clinical team at Chicago River North is committed to understanding each person's unique needs and circumstances and developing a personalized treatment plan that's right for them. Our goal is to understand and treat the underlying causes of one's substance abuse, not just their addiction to drugs or alcohol.

Quality Care Close To Work & Home

At Gateway, our treatment is effective because is utilizes an integrated approach to treatment which includes:

Learn more about our integrated approach, proven experience and expertise in substance abuse treatment.

Meet the Chicago River North Staff

Katie Bellamy, LPC, BC-DMT
Clinical Supervisor
Gateway Chicago River North

Katie is a licensed professional counselor (LPC) and board-certified dance/movement therapist (BC-DMT). She completed her M.A. in Dance/Movement Therapy & Counseling at Columbia College Chicago after completing her B.S. in Psychology and Dance at Loyola University Chicago. Katie utilizes a client-centered and holistic approach to treatment and applies a variety of techniques and theories, including cognitive behavioral therapy, acceptance and commitment therapy, motivational interviewing, and mind-body interventions. Katie finds passion and inspiration when facilitating growth and change and is informed by the belief that people, when provided a suitable space, will discover healing.

Gilbert Lichstein, LCPC, M.S., Clinical Director, Gateway Chicago River North Gilbert Lichstein, LCPC, M.S. Clinical Psychology
Clinical Director
Gateway Chicago River North

"I truly believe Gateway offers the best drug, alcohol and mental health related services in our industry -- for individuals of all income levels. I'm grateful to work among compassionate people, with diverse backgrounds and perspectives, who teach me something new each day."

Understanding Drug & Alcohol Treatment

With a reputation for clinical expertise, and unwavering compassion and care, Gateway's team of licensed substance abuse professionals and addiction counselors will provide the guidance and support necessary for lasting recovery. Starting with your first consultation our dedicated staff will ensure your treatment experience is always personalized and focused on helping you or your loved one reclaim a productive, healthy life.

We want you want to feel comfortable with taking the next step to get help, and have provided the information below to assist you, or call 877-505-4673 and we will be happy to answer your questions 24-hours a day.

What to Expect in Treatment

With a reputation for clinical expertise, and unwavering compassion and care, Gateway's team of licensed substance abuse experts will provide the guidance and support necessary for lasting recovery. Learn what you can expect from Gateway's treatment programs.
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What to Bring to Treatment

As part of your treatment at Gateway, we work hard to make sure most of your needs are cared for. You can download a general list of what you should bring to treatment now, and then you will be provided with a specific list of additional items during your admission based on the center and program you will be entering.
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Typical Day in Treatment

Schedules are developed so individuals can participate in group therapy, family visits and education, as well as health and well-being. This is only a sample schedule to give you an idea of what a typical day and week in Residential Treatment will include. Schedules will change to fulfill your specific needs while in treatment at Gateway.
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Payment Options

Gateway offers convenience and flexibility in terms of payment options. Learn more about payment options for treatment.
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Outpatient Treatment Schedules

Our after-work and after-school Outpatient programs are conveniently scheduled for teens and adults.
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Downtown Chicago Alcohol and Drug Treatment Center near Merchandise Mart
Downtown Chicago Drug Rehab in River North
Downtown Chicago Drug Rehab in River North
Drug Rehab center in Chicago River North Outpatient Alcohol and Drug Rehab Downtown Chicago Substance Abuse treatment downtown Chicago in River North
444 N. Orleans, Ste. 400
Chicago, IL 60654
Toll Free: 877-505-4673
Local: 312-464-9451
Fax: 312-464-9547

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Alcohol and Drug Treatment Programs at Chicago River North

Adult Intensive Outpatient (Co-Ed)
Convenient morning and after-Work schedules, so treatment does not interfere with daily commitments.
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Adult Aftercare Programs (Co-Ed)
Continuing support after you leave the treatment environment.
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Other Gateway Treatment Options:

Adult Residential
Programs offered in Chicago, Aurora and Lake Villa.

Adolescent Residential
Programs offered in Carbondale, Lake Villa and Springfield.