200 Years of Recovery!

Join us as we celebrate our 200th anniversary

with events on campus and in the community.

 
 

         

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Find out about the Institute, its impact on mental health over the last two centuries, and more.

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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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News

May 20, 2024

Tired of Calorie Counting? Try Intuitive Eating

Here’s a novel idea. What if the true expert on what’s good for your body is… you? That’s the idea [...]

April 26, 2024

IOL Launches New Center to Explore Impact of Racial Trauma

Hartford Hospital’s Institute of Living launched the Center for Research on Racial Trauma and Community Healing, a one-of-a-kind research center. [...]

April 24, 2024

What to Eat When You’re Stressed

When you’re stressed, the last thing you want is another to-do. But you have to eat anyway, and certain foods [...]

April 22, 2024

IOL’s Professionals’ Program Launches Intensive Option for Clients

The Institute of Living’s Professionals’ Program has launched a Partial Hospitalization (PHP) option for its clients to provide a more [...]

February 20, 2024

Diverse Types of Therapies Help Patients Heal

Sometimes on the path to healing, you’ve just got to relax. That’s where Hartford HealthCare’s wide array of creative, recreational [...]

February 16, 2024

IOL Gets Grant to Study ADHD Intervention Treatment

Hartford HealthCare’s Clinical Neuroscience & Development Lab has received a grant from the National Institutes of Health for a study [...]

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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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