The Virtual Adolescent IOP will expand access to high-quality, evidence-based treatment services designed specifically for adolescents who are experiencing mental health or substance abuse issues. This structured, short-term treatment program will help teens work through various issues that cause emotional distress, while developing new coping skills that can be used at home and at school. Adolescents will participate in comprehensive group therapy and will see a psychiatrist regularly for medication management. Family participation is a key component to this highly structured program.
For Who: The program is for age groups 14 – 17 (age can vary based on clinical assessment and need).
When: The program is 3 hours per day, 3 days per week and will run on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Participation will only be offered virtually via Zoom.
Length: The average length of program is 6 weeks.