Our Mental Health Services | KGH Autism Services: ASD Treatment Clinic, Chicago & Madison

Our Mental Health Services

KGH offers individual or group mental health and social work services for our clients and their families.  Our mental health professionals focus on addressing the social and emotional needs of our clients and building adaptive skills that will improve their quality of life and produce meaningful change in their everyday activities.  We focus on building skills within each session and supporting the generalization across educational, home, and other social settings.  All of our mental health professionals have experience working with individuals with autism and related special needs.  

KGH mental health professionals will work collaboratively with you, your family, and all members of your child’s therapy team to create an individualized therapy plan.  They will also maintain consistent and on-going communication with families regarding client progress and programming.

Our mental health team can help with:

  • Support with processing a new diagnosis
  • Whole family support
  • IEP or 504 guidance and support
  • Social cognition skills
  • Improving sibling, parent, or other family member interactions
  • Transition planning for young adults
  • Social skills
  • Executive functioning skills
  • Stress management
  • Anger management
  • Coping skills
  • Self esteem
  • Anxiety
  • ADHD
  • Oppositional defiance
  • Depression
  • Emotional disturbances
  • Mood disturbances