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Qualities to Look for When Choosing an Intensive Outpatient Program for Addiction

Nearly everyone with a substance use disorder can benefit from the 24-hour care provided by a residential addiction treatment program. However, being away from home for 30 days or more isn’t feasible for everyone. Fortunately, an intensive outpatient program (IOP) offers close-monitoring and exceptional levels of support without the isolation of an inpatient program. During…

How to Make Time for an Intensive Outpatient Program for Addiction

How to Make Time for an Intensive Outpatient Program for Addiction

Many people who participate in addiction treatment programs lead busy lives; parents, professionals, community leaders, and others keep tight schedules. An intensive outpatient program for addiction, also known as IOP treatment, has specific requirements for participants. The average amount of time required to complete an intensive outpatient program varies. In general, IOP treatment averages about…