Joliet

A holistic, patient-centered
approach to outpatient treatment.

  Insurance Accepted 


Joliet

A holistic, patient-centered approach to outpatient treatment.

  Insurance Accepted 

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All Gateway Foundation treatment centers
are accredited by the Joint Commission.™

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All Gateway Foundation treatment centers are accredited by the Joint Commission.™

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All Gateway Foundation treatment centers are accredited by the Joint Commission.™

Gateway Foundation Joliet
1419 Essington Rd.
Joliet, IL 60435
Local: 815.730.1193
Fax: 815.730.1195

Hours:
Mon - Thurs: 10:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Sat - Sun: Closed

Toll Free: 877.505.4673

Google map and directions ››

Gateway Foundation Joliet
1419 Essington Rd.
Joliet, IL 60435
Local: 815.730.1193
Fax: 815.730.1195

Hours:
Mon - Thurs: 10:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Sat - Sun: Closed

Toll Free: 877.505.4673

Google map and directions ››

Services in the southwest Chicago suburbs for support after school and work hours.

Featuring convenient evening half-day Outpatient Treatment, Gateway Foundation’s Joliet treatment center specializes in addressing both mental health disorders and addiction for adults. The expert team at Joliet can coordinate Medication-Assisted Treatment for those who need it and will work with patients’ schedules. Smaller programs and family involvement provide patients with the individualized attention necessary for successful lifelong recovery.

Gateway Foundation Joliet is centrally located and easily accessible to individuals in the southwest Chicago suburbs and Will County.

Adult Program Men's Program Women's Program Young Men's Program Adolescent Program
Medication-Assisted Treatment  
Residential  
Outpatient  
Half-Day Outpatient  
Full-Day Outpatient  
Recovery Home  
Alumni Engagement
* Adolescent treatment based on Federal Guidelines
Adult Program Men's Program Women's Program Young Men's Program Adolescent Program
Medication-Assisted Treatment  
Residential  
Outpatient  
Half-Day Outpatient  
Full-Day Outpatient  
Recovery Home  
Alumni Engagement
* Adolescent treatment based on Federal Guidelines
What to expect

Depending upon the severity of the addiction or any existing mental health or dual diagnosis, treatment plans will be customized for and built around each patient.

Whether patients require Residential, Outpatient or Recovery Home Treatment, Gateway Foundation offers a full continuum of evidence-based, person-centered Addiction Medicine for individuals at any stage of recovery—for life.

Together, we help patients and families achieve and sustain recovery.

Call us today for a consultation at 877.505.4673 or click below to learn more.

Learn more about Residential Treatment ››


What to expect

Depending upon the severity of the addiction or any existing mental health or dual diagnosis, treatment plans will be customized for and built around each patient.

Whether patients require Residential, Outpatient or Recovery Home Treatment, Gateway Foundation offers a full continuum of evidence-based, person-centered Addiction Medicine for individuals at any stage of recovery—for life.

Together, we help patients and families achieve and sustain recovery.

Call us today for a consultation at 877.505.4673 or click below to learn more.

Learn more about Residential Treatment ››

“The bond that I have with the people I met at Gateway, I’ll take that with me for the rest of my life.”

- MIRIAM, alumna

“The bond that I have with the people I met at Gateway, I’ll take that with me for the rest of my life.”

- MIRIAM, alumna

JOLIET STAFF
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executive director
Jim Scarpace, MS, LCPC

Jim Scarpace has over 25 years of experience in the mental health, substance use disorder and criminal justice field. Jim joined Gateway Foundation in 2007 as a program director and was promoted to executive director in 2013.

His previous roles include being a supervisor for the Department of Probation and Court Services in DuPage County where he assisted in developing a mental health program for high-risk youth, and supervised therapists and probation officers who worked with juvenile offenders with mental health and substance use disorders. In addition, Jim has worked in a hospital setting with adults with severe mental health concerns with a focus on treatment planning, assessment and family counseling. Jim also worked for several years in the community as a therapist for adolescents with severe mental health disorders and coordinated a residential facility for high-risk children and adolescents involved with the Department of Children and Family Services. His areas of expertise include addiction, trauma, group therapy, crisis intervention, family therapy and advocacy.

Jim is an assistant professor at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology and has taught graduate classes in clinical and forensic psychology. He earned his master’s degree in clinical psychology from Benedictine University and has been a licensed clinical professional counselor since 2000.

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medical director
Soberekon M. Koko, MD

Dr. Soberekon Koko has been in practice for over 25 years. Prior to joining Gateway Foundation, Dr. Koko served as senior clinical medical officer at the University of Birmingham. He also consulted as a physiatrist at both Great Yarmouth Hospital and Plymouth Hospital in the UK. He currently maintains a private practice in Naperville, and serves as medical director at both Gateway Foundation and Presence Mercy Medical Center in Aurora.

Dr. Koko earned his undergraduate and medical degrees at University of Ibadan in Nigeria.


Joliet Staff

The Gateway Foundation Joliet clinical team consists of certified alcohol and drug counselors (CADCs), as well as licensed staff such as licensed professional counselors (LPCs), licensed clinical professional counselors (LCPCs) and licensed social workers (LSWs). The compassionate and supportive team works with patients to combine Medication-Assisted Treatment with psychotherapy and counseling to ensure patients are able to sustain lasting recovery.

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