Continuing care after initial addiction therapy is crucial to maintaining sobriety. Learn how outpatient treatment can help you stay sober.
If you are looking into outpatient programs for addiction, read what you can expect in terms of intensity, structure, duration, and costs. More here on how OPs for addiction work.
What is outpatient addiction treatment and who should go? Read more about types, benefits, duration, and cost of outpatient treatment, here.
Generally, outpatient treatment lasts from about three (3) months to a year. But each person is evaluated on a case-by-case basis. More guidelines on treatment timeline here.
Do you struggle between your everyday responsibilities and getting a proper treatment for an addiction problem? A weekend program might be just the thing you need. Read more here about outpatient treatment on the weekends with industry experts, Lasting Recovery of San Diego, CA.
Are you considering inpatient or outpatient rehab? The following Q&A with David Lisonbee addresses some of the questions you may have.
Intensive Outpatient Treatment (IOP) for addiction lasts for several weeks and requires a commitment of about 10 hours per week. More on how IOP works and its efficacy here.
The recommended minimum duration of intensive outpatient rehab for addiction is 90 days. More here on the duration of intensive treatment programs and their stages, with a section for questions at the end..
Intensive outpatient rehab for addiction is both effective AND less costly than inpatient rehab. Daily, you pay under $200 out-of-pocket compared to $700+ for inpatient. More on the cost effectiveness of intensive outpatient treatments here.
Intensive outpatient for substance abuse is basically a type of rehab you attend at least 3 days a week for 2-4 hours a day or more, often scheduled around work or school. More here on this option for addiction treatment here.