inpatient vs. outpatient

When you’re ready to seek help for a substance abuse problem, you’ll want to weight the differences between inpatient vs outpatient treatment. Just making the choice can be stressful. Each type of program has pros and cons. Considering all aspects of recovery treatment as well as your own personal needs is necessary to be successful […]

Sober Living & Halfway Houses: What You Should Know One of the most often asked questions we receive is “what’s the difference between a sober living home and a halfway house?’ There are distinct differences between the two, so let’s dig into some sober living home facts. One of the most confusing sober living home […]

Why Rehab Is Better for Addicts Than Jail The way addicts are treated in society almost seems counter intuitive. Most people believe that jail time is the best option, but studies show that imprisonment does nothing to cure drug addiction. Let’s take a closer look at the rehab vs. prison issue to determine why rehab […]

What's An Intensive Outpatient Program?

Understanding the Intensive Outpatient Program An intensive outpatient program (or “IOP”) is designed to provide people the freedom to live off-site and still attend work or school while receiving addiction services. While some people use an IOP as their primary type of care, others may transition to an intensive outpatient program after completing a more […]