Outpatient drug rehab provides an option to those suffering from alcohol and drug addiction that would otherwise not be able to receive treatment. When deciding where to go for drug rehab it is important to weigh the pros and cons of each type of treatment services offered to determine what will work best for your particular financial and life circumstances. Those that can are encouraged to enter an inpatient drug rehab program. For those who leaving their home are not a possibility there are many options for Intensive Outpatient alcohol and drug treatment. If you are thorough in your research both options offer great opportunity for wellness and recovery.
Benefits of Outpatient Drug Rehab
There are several advantages of choosing to recover through Outpatient Drug Rehab. Some are obvious but others may be a surprise. For clients with children or a spouse at home, outpatient offers the least disruption to family life of all the treatment options. ATS IOP schedule allows for time in the morning to help family members prepare for their day, drop off kids at school and still attend your treatment program. If you need to continue to work while you attend treatment, our evening IOP program allows for flexible programing.
Drug Rehab can be very costly and IOP programs can lower the out of pocket costs with the option to live at home verses inpatient or sober living. Many Out Patient Drug Rehab programs allow for individualized treatment programs that can reduce your financial burden even more. For those seeking substance abuse treatment and are currently attending school, an intensive outpatient program works around your schedule and is the least disruptive. ATS outpatient drug rehab also offers life skills and planning services.
Below is an overview of the treatment options available and what their benefits are for the individual. We hope this will help you in deciding which program will be the best for you or your loved one.:
Intensive Outpatient Treatment
Intensive outpatient treatment programs are usually offered from 3 to 7 days a week and a minimum of 6 hours of programing scheduled for those clients who choose this level of care. This level of care is comparable to residential treatment in its intensity but allows the client to return home at the end of the day.
Partial or Partial Hospitalization (PHP) is designed for those clients who desire to live at whom while attending drug rehab but also require some level of medical intervention as part of their treatment needs. PHP is generally in a hospital type setting, although not always and is usually 3 to 5 days a week for a minimum of 4 hours per day. Medication support is available where necessary.
Outpatient Therapy Services range from individual counseling sessions, participation in group therapy, educational classes and life coaching. Each client has an individualized treatment plan that addresses specific needs and availability. This is generally a light schedule, allowing for the greatest amount of time for personal responsibilities and family.
Who does outpatient treatment serve best?
Quality outpatient treatment services work for anyone. The key is to make sure that the outpatient treatment program you choose meets or exceeds the highest standards available in drug rehab. Those clients who excel in the outpatient setting vary including those motivated to find relief and freedom from alcohol and drug addiction, clients that have restrictions in regard to family and work obligations and especially those stepping down from completion of detox and/or residential drug rehab treatment.
For many, the option is made for them buy their insurance policy provider. The current trend in health insurance is leaning to offering drug rehab coverage to outpatient only, The ATS admissions team will be happy to assist you in identifying your exact drug rehab coverage.
For others, the chance of loosing gainful employment, educational scholarships and family obligations are also factors that contribute admission to an outpatient drug rehab program over other option.
The bottom line is that the single most important factor that determines who outpatient drug rehab services works best for is simply reediness and willingness of the person suffering from alcohol or drug addiction. Without those two pieces it becomes less likely for anyone to stay invested, complete all classes and therapy sessions and avoid daily temptations once you walk out the drug treatment doors.
You are ultimately in charge of your recovery from alcohol and drug addiction. You must be diligent in making sure the treatment facility you choose continues to meet your individual needs and addresses the areas of concern for your individual challenges. Stay active, participate fully and ask for help and you will find a life of recovery and wellness.
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ATS drug rehab facilities provide treatment options from full-service detox and rehab programs to individual therapeutic services. Options for substance abuse treatment at ATS include:
- Comprehensive partial program (PHP)
- Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP)
- Outpatient Services
- Transitional programs
- Sober living and sober companions
- Spiritual and wellness services
Choosing ATS for your alcohol and drug addiction recovery services is the first step in your freedom from the bondage of substance abuse and creating a life worth living. Our qualified, caring staff, beautiful and serine facilities and the breadth of treatment services is your pathway to success. The Struggle Ends Today. Your Journey To Freedom And Recovery From Addiction Begins With A Phone Call.