As with in-person outpatient treatment, the bulk of the IOP curriculum involves participation in group therapy sessions. The sessions are coordinated to include a small group of individuals who are diagnosed with a similar condition. A licensed therapist provides topics of discussion for the group and facilitates the conversation.
Virtual IOP (Intensive Outpatient Program)
Offering Treatment to California Residents
Individuals seeking comprehensive mental health and dual diagnosis outpatient treatment services may elect to participate in a virtual intensive outpatient program (IOP) as an alternative to in-person treatment. Virtual treatment and therapy offers the same level of excellence as in-person outpatient treatment, but in a convenient, flexible online format.
Virtual Intensive Outpatient Programs
Telemedicine has grown exponentially over the past few years as patients became increasingly familiar with participating in virtual therapy. Patients soon realized that online mental healthcare provided the same effective results they would experience from an in-person treatment setting.
Virtual IOP services include:
Levels of Care
Virtual outpatient treatment services include two levels of care:
Benefits of Virtual IOP
When an individual is already struggling with stress, anxiety, burnout, trauma, or other mental health challenges, battling traffic and other obstacles to get to a therapy session only amplifies the symptoms. Virtual mental health treatment allows you to receive treatment from anywhere, and offers an array of benefits, including:
Mental Health Disorders Treated
Virtual mental health treatment offers the exact same level of professional care that a patient would experience in an office setting. The psychiatric team is prepared to treat a wide range of mental health disorders, including:
Virtual Dual Diagnosis Treatment
Dual diagnosis refers to patients that present with both a mental health disorder and a co-occurring substance use disorder. Virtual counseling sessions designed to assist patients with addiction recovery are also available.