Outpatient rehab is a program that allows patients to get the help they need with substance abuse issues while continuing to live at home and fulfill daily commitments. At Sunrise Treatment Center, our intensive outpatient programs are crafted to give patients customized care and address the specific challenges they face with addiction.

Some key benefits of our outpatient program include:

1. Flexibility and Convenience: Outpatient drug rehab offers flexibility in terms of scheduling and treatment duration. Patients can attend therapy sessions and counseling appointments during the day or evening, allowing them to accommodate work, school, or family responsibilities. This flexibility makes it more accessible for individuals who cannot commit to a residential program due to personal or professional obligations.

2. Cost-Effectiveness: Outpatient drug rehab is generally more cost-effective compared to inpatient treatment. Since patients do not require round-the-clock medical supervision or accommodation, the expenses associated with residential facilities are eliminated. This makes outpatient programs a more affordable option for individuals who may not have comprehensive insurance coverage or financial resources.

3. Supportive Environment: Outpatient drug rehab programs provide a supportive environment for individuals in recovery. Patients have the opportunity to interact with peers who are going through similar challenges, which can foster a sense of camaraderie and understanding. Continuing care groups and group therapy sessions allow individuals to share experiences, gain insights, and receive encouragement from others facing similar struggles.

4. Maintaining Support Networks: One significant advantage of outpatient drug rehab is the ability to maintain and strengthen existing support networks. Patients can continue living with their families or in their communities, enabling them to receive support from loved ones and friends. This support is crucial in the recovery process as it helps individuals develop healthy relationships, rebuild trust, and receive encouragement throughout their journey.

5. Application of Learned Skills in Real-Life Settings: Outpatient drug rehab programs allow individuals to practice the skills they learn during treatment in real-life situations. Patients receive education on coping mechanisms, relapse prevention strategies, and healthy lifestyle choices. By applying these skills in everyday life, patients can develop a stronger sense of self-efficacy and learn to navigate triggers and challenges while receiving immediate feedback and guidance from their treatment providers.

6. Continuity of Care: Outpatient drug rehab programs often provide continuity of care by offering aftercare services and ongoing support even after the structured treatment program ends. This continuum of care helps individuals transition back into their daily lives and provides the necessary support to prevent relapse. Outpatient programs may include regular check-ins, individual counseling sessions, and access to support groups to ensure ongoing support and monitoring of progress.

7. Individualized Treatment Approach: Outpatient drug rehab programs typically offer individualized treatment plans tailored to each patient's specific needs. Treatment providers assess the individual's substance abuse history, mental health status, and personal circumstances to create a customized treatment plan. This personalized approach ensures patients receive targeted interventions and therapies that address their unique challenges and promote long-term recovery.

8. Skill-Building and Relapse Prevention: Outpatient drug rehab programs focus not only on addressing substance abuse but also on equipping individuals with the necessary skills to maintain sobriety and prevent relapse. Patients engage in various therapies and educational sessions that help them develop healthy coping mechanisms, improve problem-solving skills, enhance communication and relationship-building abilities, and build resilience. These skills are essential for sustained recovery beyond the treatment period.

9. Integration of Treatment and Daily Life: Outpatient drug rehab programs promote integrating treatment principles and strategies into individuals' daily lives. Patients can immediately apply what they learn in therapy to their real-life situations, helping them build a foundation for lasting change. By facing challenges and triggers in their natural environment, individuals can develop practical skills to overcome obstacles and maintain sobriety.

In summary, outpatient drug rehab programs offer flexibility, cost-effectiveness, and a supportive environment for individuals seeking treatment for substance abuse. These programs allow individuals to maintain their daily routines, receive treatment while living at home, and benefit from ongoing support and education. With individualized treatment plans and a focus on skill-building and relapse prevention, outpatient drug rehab can be a highly effective option for those committed to their recovery journey.

Outpatient Treatment

Sunrise is a voluntary and comprehensive outpatient treatment program. We are well-equipped to provide safe, effective, evidence-based care to meet the treatment needs of the majority of adults struggling with substance use disorders (i.e. alcohol and other drugs). Our compassionate team of clinical and medical professionals has decades of experience in the field that enable them to tailor treatment plans to best address the specific challenges of every individual.

By working together with the patient, treatment plans are created with specific and measurable goals that act as a road map for recovery. As that is not always a straight path, Sunrise maintains referral relationships to best support the individual when their treatment needs exceed the level of care that we provide. We offer services for different levels of care ranging from non-intensive outpatient care, to our Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP), to our Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP). We offer PHP with supportive housing at our Portsmouth and West Union locations. We also offer rehab at out (location) outpatient rehab center.

The Patient Experience

What Is Outpatient Rehab And Treatment?

Outpatient rehab is a form of addiction treatment that allows individuals to continue living at home while receiving treatment for substance abuse and mental health issues. This model provides flexibility, allowing those in recovery to maintain work, school, or family commitments while receiving the necessary support for their sobriety. Outpatient treatment can be a valuable option for people with alcohol addiction, drug abuse, or mental health concerns seeking a less restrictive environment for their recovery journey.

Is Outpatient Rehab Right for Me?

Determining whether outpatient rehab is the right choice for you depends on many complex factors. This decision should be made with assessment by a healthcare professional specializing in addiction treatment. However, there are some personal considerations you should make before considering this treatment:

Remember, the decision to participate in an outpatient rehab program should be made with guidance from a medical professional.

About Sunrise Treatment Center

Sunrise Treatment Center began in 2007 as a private practice, where Dr. Jeffrey Bill offered Office-Based Opioid Treatment (OBOT). After several years, the practice evolved into a more comprehensive treatment program providing the psychosocial support needed to offer medication-assisted treatment.

In the summer of 2013, Sunrise transitioned to Ohio's first buprenorphine-only Opioid Treatment Program (OTP), which allowed us to provide a more comprehensive approach to treatment. In 2015, we opened an Intensive Outpatient Program to add an additional level of care.

Since then, Sunrise has continued to grow and add more services, including mental health therapy, medication management, trauma-informed care, and more. Some of our key programs include:

Our goal is to continue serving Cincinnati, Dayton, and Columbus communities by providing quality care and programs to suit all individuals. Together, we can help give communities compassionate, evidence-based care in the fight against addiction.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the difference between inpatient and outpatient treatment?

Inpatient and outpatient treatment are two different approaches to providing medical or psychiatric care. Inpatient treatment is when a patient is admitted to a hospital or treatment facility for an extended period, while outpatient treatment refers to receiving medical or psychiatric care without staying overnight in a facility. Both forms of treatment can include elements like support groups, family therapy, and more.

The decision between an inpatient and an outpatient rehab program depends on the individual's condition, severity, and treatment goals. Healthcare professionals evaluate these factors to determine the most appropriate level of care for each patient.

What does IOP mean in rehab?

IOP stands for Intensive Outpatient Program in the context of rehab. An Intensive Outpatient Program is a structured treatment approach that provides intensive therapy and support for individuals recovering from substance abuse, addiction, or certain mental health conditions. It offers a higher level of care than traditional outpatient treatment but does not require patients to stay overnight at a facility.

What are the advantages of outpatient care?

Outpatient care offers several advantages for patients, including:

  1. Flexibility: Outpatient care allows patients to receive treatment while maintaining their daily routines. They can continue working, attending school, or fulfilling family obligations without major disruptions.
  2. Cost-Effective: Outpatient care is generally more cost-effective than inpatient treatment. Since patients do not stay overnight in a facility, expenses such as accommodation, meals, and 24/7 supervision are eliminated or reduced.
  3. Supportive Environment: Outpatient care enables patients to receive treatment while staying in their familiar environment, such as their homes or communities. This can offer a sense of comfort, security, and emotional support from family and friends.
Why do patients prefer outpatient care?

Some patients prefer outpatient care because it is more flexible and allows them to continue working, seeing family members, and continuing a job or other commitments without major disruptions. Outpatient drug rehab is also generally more cost-effective than inpatient programs.

Does Sunrise accept Medicaid?

Yes, Sunrise Treatment Center does accept many forms of Medicaid. Visit our insurance page here to learn more.

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