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as we celebrate this momentous occasion

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Welcome to The Institute of Living

The Institute of Living’s model of care is derived from a long-standing humanistic tradition and a rigorous commitment to scientific advances. Treatment at the Institute of Living is based on respect for the dignity and individuality of each patient. Learn more by downloading the Patient Healthcare Guide & Journal.

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September 14, 2022

Filling a Deafening Silence With Radical Healing

“Deafening silence” is the response to an alarming [...]

September 14, 2022

Hartford HealthCare Hospitals Recognized as Healthcare Equality Leaders

Hartford HealthCare hospitals were recognized by t [...]

August 25, 2022

2022 IOL Back-to-School Fair Unites Community Partners

With the school year upon us, colleagues and staff [...]

Popular Events

Tuesday, Oct 04, 2022, 6:00PM - 7:15PM

Webinar: Managing Schizophrenia

In this FREE webinar, join the IOL's Family Resource Center to gain helpful information about the diagnosis of Schizophrenia, ways to [...]

Saturday, Oct 08, 2022, 8:30AM - 2:30PM

Webinar: Youth Mental Health First Aid

Under national guidelines, only individuals over the age of 18 can attend this training.

In this FREE educational seminar, [...]

Tuesday, Oct 11, 2022, 5:15PM - 6:15PM

Webinar: Addiction: An Introduction to Substance Use Disorders

In this FREE webinar, join the IOL's Family Resource Center to gain helpful information about addiction, the dangers of fentanyl, how [...]

 

 

 

 

Awards & Accreditations

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Behavioral Health Network is accredited by the Joint Commission for meeting national standards in health

care quality and safety in both the areas of Behavior Health Care and Hospitals.

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