Art Therapy

Art Therapy at Banyan Treatment Centers Chicago

One of the incredible things about our drug and alcohol treatment center in Chicago is that we offer creative and effective approaches to substance abuse treatment to make the recovery process more fun. Recovering from addiction is difficult enough, so we wanted to incorporate a unique art therapy program to bring out our patients’ creativity and better understand themselves through a different perspective.

We understand that addiction is a complex disease, and we take pride in having various unique programs and therapies like our art therapy. These rehab programs include meditation, pet therapy, yoga, interpersonal therapy, and more. Banyan Chicago can help every person that walks through our doors choose a form of substance abuse treatment that’s right for them.


What Is Art Therapy for Addiction Treatment?

Art therapy is one of the many therapeutic approaches we use at Banyan Treatment Centers Chicago to combat the mental and emotional impact of addiction. Creative therapies like our art rehab program are often used to help patients express thoughts and emotions that may be difficult to express in words. Patients may often feel like art is a more suitable approach to take when coping with the emotional challenges that often come with addiction recovery.


The Benefits of Our Art Therapy in Illinois

Sometimes it’s difficult to find the appropriate words to express how you’re feeling. When it comes to recovering from an addiction, the process can be an emotional roller coaster. Our art therapy ideas for substance abuse in Illinois can help patients understand their emotions and offer them a healthy form of self-expression. Although this level of treatment doesn’t always require verbal communication from our patients, it does help them get comfortable when it comes to expressing their thoughts. We don’t want to rush our patients through their recovery, but rather give them the tools they need to build up their confidence throughout this process.

Art therapy can help break down the walls that separate patients from their sobriety. Our staff does not neglect mental and emotional health while treating patients for their substance abuse disorders. Rather, we encourage them through the use of therapeutic rehab programs like our art therapy. We have seen successful results through our art therapy program and our patients are able to tap into their creative sides and discover new things about themselves they may have never realized before. While art therapy is a part of addiction treatment, it also serves as an opportunity for patients to let loose and enjoy creating art. Our art therapy for addiction treatment is meant to ease the tension of recovery and help patients connect with their emotional side.


Customized Addiction Treatment at Banyan Chicago

Our team at Banyan Chicago is dedicated to the health and safety of our patients. We are committed to the success of their addiction treatment programs with us, as well as their sobriety once they’ve left our facility. Each patient at our Illinois rehab center receives treatment that best suits their condition, and art therapy may be incorporated into their treatment plan. We at Banyan Treatment Centers Chicago understand that treating substance abuse disorders requires a combination of treatments centered on emotional, mental, and physical healing. Contact us today to learn more about our facility and the various levels of care that we offer.


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    "Banyan Treatment Center was a life-changing experience for me. When I got here, I was planning on continuing to use, but with the help of staff and the community I was convinced to stay through the whole program, and I can honestly say it was the best decision I've ever made."

    Helen R.
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    "My experience was nothing short of amazing. The staff is excellent, they all went way out of their way to help me with whatever I needed. They gave me the tools i needed to succeed, and were always there for me when I completed the program and when I fell short. Thank you so much Banyan!"

    Justin M.
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    "Banyan was able to help me more than words can describe. They helped me save my life. I called in not really knowing what to expect or anything about treatment and the people I spoke with were able to walk me through every step of the way."

    Angie M.

Most Insurance Plans Accepted

At Banyan Chicago our goal is to make sure that anyone who needs treatment from drug and alcohol addiction are able to get the help needed to assist them on the road to recovery. If you don't have insurance contact us to inquire about alternate methods regarding treatment for yourself or a loved one.

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