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Intensive Outpatient (IOP)

Intensive Outpatient Programs at Hampton Behavioral Health Center

A multidisciplinary team approach is utilized to work with individuals who need extensive services without the intensity of a higher level of care. Patients attend the program three hours per day for three or four days each week.

Program Goals:

  • Stabilization of short-term problems
  • Reduction of psychiatric symptoms
  • Compliance with medications and treatment goals
  • Education to support the recovery process
  • Guidance and support to participate in community-based services, including self-help groups
  • Decreased disruptive effects related to psychiatric symptoms and behaviors
  • Improved relationships with family and supports
  • Return to daily life

Adult Intensive Outpatient Program

To meet the needs of our patients, the Adult IOP has both day and evening sessions. The day program is provided Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at all three Hampton Counseling Center locations. The evening program is provided Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the main campus in Westampton, New Jersey.

Dual Diagnosis Intensive Outpatient Program

The Dual Diagnosis IOP treats patients that are dealing with mental health and substance abuse issues. Upon entering the program, patients receive a full psychiatric evaluation, clinical assessment and substance abuse assessment. The Dual-Diagnosis IOP utilizes a multidisciplinary treatment team of psychiatrists, certified alcohol and drug counselors, licensed clinical social workers, licensed social workers, licensed professional counselors and other mental health professionals. Participants are often transitioned from Dual-Diagnosis PHP to Dual Diagnosis IOP to assure continuity of care. Patients participate in group therapy, psycho-educational groups, lectures and dual diagnosis-specific groups. An individualized treatment plan, discharge plan and social support network are created for each individual’s unique needs.

To meet the needs of our patients, the Dual Diagnosis IOP has both day and evening sessions. The day program is provided Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at all three Hampton Counseling Center locations. The evening program is provided Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the main campus in Westampton, New Jersey.

Adolescent Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP)

The Adolescent IOP is designed for adolescents ages of 12 to 17 (18-year olds may attend if still in high school) dealing with various mental health and emotional issues. Each adolescent receives a psychiatric evaluation and clinical assessment. The Adolescent IOP utilizes a multidisciplinary treatment team consisting of a psychiatrist, advanced practice nurse, licensed therapists and other mental health professionals. Adolescents participate in psychoeducational groups and learn to develop positive coping and communication skills; conflict resolution skills; anger management skills and receive alcohol and drug abuse education. A member of Hampton’s medical staff provides medication management. Participants are often transitioned from Adolescent PHP to Adolescent IOP to assure continuity of care. An individualized treatment plan, discharge plan and social support network are created for each individual’s unique needs.

During the academic year, the Adolescent IOP is provided Monday through Thursday from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Westampton and Cherry Hill locations. In the summer months, the Adolescent IOP is provided Monday through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Help is Only a Call Away

Our staff is dedicated to providing the immediate help an individual might need. Hampton Behavioral Health Center’s Access Center is staffed 24 hours, 7 days a week with specially trained assessment coordinators to provide confidential level of care assessments. Call 800-603-6767 today.