illinois

Illinois

ANAD Eating Disorder Support Groups

ALGONQUIN, IL

Cathryn Perfetti, LCPC

Phone: (815) 207-8243
Email: cperfetti@eppagroup.com

  • Meeting time: Third Friday of each month from 4:00pm-5:30pm.
  • Meeting location: 275 Stonegate Road, Algonquin, IL 60102

BLOOMINGTON, IL

Diana Steakley-Freeman
Colleen O’Connor

Phone: 312-857-8421 (Diana) or 847-373-5885 (Colleen)
Email: dsteakleyfreeman@gmail.com or coconnor@iwu.edu

  • Meeting time: Saturdays, 10:00am-12:00pm (Note: first meeting will be February 22, 2014)
  • Meeting location: United Way Boardroom, 201 E. Grove Street, Bloomington, IL 61701
  • Group is open to any community members or students in the Bloomington-Normal area. Family, friends, and support people are welcome to attend. Group is held year round.

CHICAGO, IL

Lisa Carroll, MS, RD, LDN
Dr. Jennifer Morales

Phone: (312) 466-8090

  • Meeting time: Thursday evening at 6:30pm (First meeting: February 20, 2014)
  • Meeting location: Rago & Associates, 218 North Jefferson Street (3rd Floor), Chicago, IL 60661
  • Note: To keep our building safe and secure, when entering the building attendees should look to their right for our listing, and press  “Rago & Associates” to get buzzed into the building.
  • People with eating disorders and friends/family welcome

Amy Grabowski, MA, LPC

Awakening Center
Email: info@awakeningcenter.net
Website: www.awakeningcenter.net

  • Meeting times:  Tuesdays from 6:30-8:00 pm (friends and family are welcome to attend) and Saturdays from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
  • Meeting location: 3523 N. Lincoln, Chicago, IL 60657

Insight Psychological Services
Betsy Callan & Sarah Russell

Phone: (312) 540-9955
Email: info@insightbhc.com
Website: www.insightbhc.com

  • Meeting time: Tuesday, 6:00pm-7:00pm
  • Meeting location: 333 N. Michigan Ave, Suite 1900, Palladium Dome room,  Chicago, IL 60601
  • We welcome anyone currently in recovery from an eating disorder. This group is not open to family/friends at this time, but please let us know if these resources are requested and we can provide referrals.
  • Please call for more meeting information

DEKALB, IL

Fran Tierney, MA, LCPC

Phone: (815) 756-4875
Email: fran@bengordoncenter.org

  • Meeting time: 1st Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm
  • Meeting location: Ben Gordon Center, 12 Health Services Drive, DeKalb, IL 60115

GLEN ELLYN, IL

Brittany Wierbicki

Email: bkayew14@gmail.com

  • Meeting time: Tuesdays from 6:30-8:00 pm
  • Meeting location: 799 Roosevelt Rd, Building 4, Suite 101, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

HIGHLAND PARK, IL

Highland Park Hospital

Ann Harriman, MA
Meetings held in Highland Park Hospital
Email: annofwindy@yahoo.com
Phone: (847) 440-6815

  • Please contact Ann for information, all are welcome! *Please call beforehand to confirm that you are attending.
  • Meeting time: 2nd Wednesday of the month from 7:30-9:00 pm
  • Meeting location: 777 Park Ave West, Highland Park, IL 60035-Meeting Room 1 in basement

HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL

Alexian Brothers Behavioral Health Hospital

Phone: (847) 755-8058

  • Meeting times:  Mondays from 6-7:30 p.m. (friends and family are also welcome to attend)
  • Please call for more information

LEMONT, IL/ONLINE GROUP

Maggie Baumann, MFT, CEDS
Timberline Knolls Residential Treatment Center

Phone: (949) 439-2607
Email: Maggie-Baumann@cox.net

  • Meeting time: Second Sunday of each month, 4-5:00pm Pacific Standard Time
  • Group meets ONLINE. Contact leader for registration information.
  • “Lift the Shame” is a web-based support group specifically targeted to offer support and resources to pregnant women and moms with eating disorders. This web-based support group is a free, confidential online group hosted by certified eating disorders specialist Maggie Baumann, MFT, CEDS in partnership with Timberline Knolls Residential Treatment Center.

MOLINE, IL/ DAVENPORT, IA

Quad Cities Eating Disorders Support Group

Betsy Zmuda-Swanson, LCSW
Phone: (309) 786-3006
Enrichment Center Phone: (563) 742-5800
Email: betsyz23@aol.com

  • Please call before attending group
  • Meeting time: First 4 Wednesdays of the month from 6:00-7:00 p.m.
  • Meeting location: Trinity Enrichment Center, 4622 Progress Drive, Suite A Davenport, IA 52807

NAPERVILLE, IL

ANAD Recovery Night – Linden Oaks at Edward Hospital

Features inspirational true stories by recovered individuals who share their personal journey through recovery.
Phone: (630) 577-1333
Email: anadhelp@anad.org

  • Meeting time:  The 1st Monday of Every Month from 6:30-8:00 p.m.
  • Meeting location: Linden Oaks at Edward Hospital, 852 S. West St, Naperville, IL 60540
  • Individuals, Family and Friends are All Welcome to Attend

Linden Oaks Outpatient Center

Joan Mrozek & Claudia Hantell, MSW
Phone: (630) 305-5500
Email: jmrozek@edward.org

  • Meeting time:  Mondays from 6:30-8:00 p.m. (Except the 1st Monday of Every Month)
  • Meeting location: 1335 N. Mill Street Naperville, IL 60563 (630) 305-5500
  • Friends and Family Group: 3rd Thursday of the month at 7:00pm-8:30pm

NORMAL, IL

Laura Nebor
Madeline Luniewicz

Email: Lnebor20@gmail.com

  • Meeting time: Thursdays at 7:00PM
  • Meeting location: Room 314, Illinois State Student Services Building, 201 N. University, Normal IL 61761
  • Group is led by ISU students Laura Nebor and Madeline Luniewicz. Advisor is Dr. Sara Harris. Group is open to public of Bloomington-Normal and Illinois State students. We follow the school semester for meetings.
  • Contact group leader for more information.

NORTHBROOK, IL

Judy LeFevour, LCPC

Email: judy.m.lefevour@gmail.com
Phone: (847) 769-5583

  • Meeting time: Tuesdays at 4:00 p.m.
  • Meeting location: 1955 Raymond Dr, Suite 108,  Northbrook, IL 60062

PEORIA, IL

St. Francis Medical Center

Family and Friends Support Group
Kim Scardina, LCPC
Phone: (309) 655-3958
Email: kim.c.scardina@osfhealthcare.org

  • Meeting time: Wednesdays from 6:15-7:30 p.m.
  • Meeting location: 530 NE Glen Oak Ave, Peoria, IL 61637

WHEATON, IL

Francine Costanza

Phone: (630) 546-7332
Email: francine.costanza@yahoo.com

  • Meeting time: Saturdays at 11:30am
  • Meeting location: Pleasant Hill Community Church, 26W401 Geneva Road, Wheaton, IL 60187

Yorkville, IL

Samreen

Phone: (630) 553-1600
Email: samreen.patel@centennialcounseling.com

  • Meeting time:  5:30-7 p.m. Tuesdays starting July 8
  • Meeting location: Conference Room, Centennial Counseling Center, 110 E. Countryside Parkway, Suite C, Yorkville, IL 60560
  • Feel free to e-mail Samreen with questions about the group. In addition to English, she is fluent in Urdu, Hindi, Gujurati, and Punjabi.