Today’s article in the New York Times validates Turning Point’s approach to the treatment of individuals with severe mental illness. For nearly 50 years, we have utilized the best possible treatment approaches, based on the establishment of a solid therapeutic relationship that values the individual, respects their knowledge, and priorities their needs.
Turning Point Behavioral Healthcare Center announced today the awarding of a $300,000 grant from North Suburban Healthcare Foundation to support the continuation of the community mental health center’s psychiatry program. The one-time gift will fill a significant gap in the nonprofit’s budget due to the elimination of funding for psychiatry staffing in the new Illinois state budget. Turning Point currently employs five psychiatry staff members.
AT&T's "Investing in Illinois Award" will support Turning Point's mission of providing counseling and pscychotherapy services to residents of Northeastern Illinois, regardless of their ability to pay for services.
Turning Point Behavioral Health Care Center provides expert, affordable mental health care to all. We will help to ensure that you maintain your legal rights.
We will treat you with dignity. We will listen to you. We will respect your knowledge and preferences about the approach to your recovery. We will collaborate with you and support you every step of the way.
We will champion the rights of those with mental illness to promote community awareness and understanding. We will work to improve quality of life for our clients, their families and our community.