CEO Welcome


Steven Airhart, Chief Executive Officer

It is my pleasure to welcome you to Hartgrove Behavioral Health System. Hartgrove Behavioral Health System has been a landmark and a place for hope and healing for almost 50 years for many who struggle with mental health issues.  We have seen many changes and advancements in the science-based medical field of psychiatry over the past half century. I am proud that Hartgrove Behavioral Health System has been a pioneer in many of the exciting developments in the treatment of both simple and complex mental health related issues.  We continue to forge new paths with state-of-the-art equipment and cutting edge practices which are proving to be revolutionary in the industry.

In 2007, we constructed our new modern facility near Oak Park.  We are providing exceptional care along with proven results through the exciting advancements in the field of mental health.  Specifically in the highly-specialized field of Neuropsychiatry, we are now able to combine the sciences of neurology and psychiatry – yielding impressive outcomes in the treatment of many common, as well as those more complex psychiatric issues. Through our specialized and non-invasive treatment, we can now observe the brain in a way that we have never been able before. Through our science-based approach, our clinical teams guide the patient through ground-breaking treatments, including our Neuropsychiatric Center of Chicago and our TRAUMA ProgramThese are just two of our specialty programs offering a unique team approach through innovative evaluation and treatment services. It is important to know that one does not have to live with suffering and pain when help is available.

I am proud of our physicians and clinical teams who are among some of the most well-respected professionals in their field.  We have been a premier provider of behavioral health services for many years.  We have been recognized by the Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures with our focus on patient-centered treatment, through evidenced based programs.  We put the patient first and always seek to create the most positive lasting impression.

I want to welcome you to our vast array of services including inpatientpartial, intensive outpatient and outpatient services. On behalf of our physicians and all our staff who make up the heart of Hartgrove Behavioral Health System, I thank you for making us as your treatment provider of choice. You are the reason we are here and the reason we love what we do.