Pilsen Wellness Center’s expertise rests on its ability to grasp the implications of acculturation and how life experiences are encoded in language. Facilitating client access to the “emotional” aspect of a problem through the language in which it was experienced is a fundamental treatment component. Language and its subtleties, strongly related to identity, and expertise in treating acculturation difficulties are a hallmark of service provision. Click on any of the six services links below to learn more about the services offered by the Pilsen Wellness Center.
Pilsen Wellness Center values the uniqueness of the bicultural person. The Center’s supportive programs facilitate a process of healing for participants and their families.
The Pilsen Wellness Center, Inc. provides outpatient methadone treatment services through several distinct program units in Chicago and one program unit in Stone Park, Illinois.
As a committed community partner, the Pilsen Wellness Center, Inc. provides services to children and adolescents across a variety of settings to support the healthy social and educational development of young persons.
Latino Youth High School offers young persons a second chance to obtain a high school diploma.
The Pilsen Wellness Center provides specialized services to DUI offenders who pose a moderate, significant, or high risk for future offences.
The Pilsen Wellness Center offers holistic program options addressing quality of life issues through an in-depth understanding of how levels of acculturation, socioeconomic factors, and the immigrant experience impact services provision.