Woman in IOP rehab

Is IOP Rehab Right for Me?

The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) states that people struggling with addiction should look for treatment programs that are accessible and customized for them. At the same time, they should see evidence-based medical interventions and social support. An intensive outpatient program (IOP) often won’t have a waiting list so you or a loved one…

preparing for individual therapy

Preparing for Individual Therapy

Individual therapy involves a therapist working one-on-one with a patient to work through personal issues and challenges. In fact, it’s one of the primary elements of a comprehensive treatment plan for addressing addiction or mental health disorders. Patients engaged in a round of individual therapy attend sessions at least weekly. Most sessions last between one…

outpatient treatment vs inpatient treatment

Outpatient Treatment vs Inpatient Treatment

Each year, millions of Americans struggle with drug and alcohol dependence and addiction. Getting treatment for a substance use disorder is a big step toward staying sober. However, many people choose not to take this step because of a lack of knowledge about the options available to them. Learning more about the difference between outpatient…

what to expect from a partial hospitalization program

What to Expect From a Partial Hospitalization Program

Millions of Americans suffer from substance use disorders each year. Getting help for a substance use disorder is always the best option, as trying to get sober alone can be an overwhelming experience. Those who have completed a residential treatment program are already on their way toward a brighter future. However, they’re not yet completely…

couple learning benefits of outpatient treatment

What Are the Benefits of an Outpatient Treatment Program?

Everyone’s addiction experience is their own. That’s why it’s important to consider the best recovery option for each person’s needs. While residential treatment is a standard in addiction treatment, outpatient treatment programs have a wide range of benefits. In many cases, outpatient treatment provides the flexibility and care people need at the right price.   If…