Our Delafield location is a recovery-oriented living environment for men and women, and is one of Walden Living’s Wisconsin Eating Disorder programs.
The Walden Experience is comprised of three recovery oriented components:
1. A Safe Environment
Walden Living is a safe, peaceful living environment located within the Delafield Lakes Apartment Complex. A single gender, fully furnished two-bedroom plus loft suits with locked entry promote recovery and independence in a safe space.
2. Recovery Oriented Coaching
Recovery Oriented Coaching Staff
Walden Living employs specialized coaching staff to assist clients in the development of life skills in a real-world environment. Coaches receive instruction from nationally recognized experts in the mental health field and work closely with outpatient providers to understand each client’s goals. Coaches specifically assist individual’s on attaining personal growth and learning the skills necessary to build confidence, pursue educational or career aspirations and promote recovery. Coaches also work with clients on integrating therapeutic goals and recommendations into daily life.
Attaining personal goals builds confidence and motivation. Walden Living-Delafield provides the structure needed to ensure clients remain accountable to developing and practicing life skills. Structured individual meetings, meal support and weekly group activities create opportunities for personal growth. Our process is divided into three highly personalized tiers to allow gradual increases in independence, as well as, the creation of realistic and attainable goals.
3. Community Connections
Walden Living – Delafield is located within minutes of Rogers Memorial Hospital, a nationally recognized treatment center. The REDI Clinic, a specialized clinic for eating disorders, is located within the Delafield Lakes apartment complex, providing convenient access to outpatient services. As a Wisconsin Eating Disorder Programs, convenient access to treatment is essential. Local access to many other community resources provides an enriching environment for reintegration within the community.
Walden Living is located in the heart of downtown historic Delafield, WI. The peaceful, quaint community is surrounded by beautiful lakeside scenery and nature trails. The Lake Country area is known for its timeless style and high quality of life, as the comforts of home are right outside your door with fantastic shopping and a variety of restaurants nearby.
Additional local opportunities include:
- Seasonal events and festivals
- Historic points of interest
- Gifts and specialty shops
- Antique stores
- Wheel and Sprocket bicycle shop
- BeFitness Health Club
- Delafield Community Library
- Milwaukee Street Traders’ Coffee House
- Parks and recreation
- Sporting activities and competitions
- Local schools, colleges, and universities
- Volunteer opportunities