Because this applies to so many people in recovery, it is a much-needed service. The ability to go to work during the day and continue supporting one’s family is critical. The added stress of losing a job would only decrease the ability to manage cravings for drugs and alcohol. In fact, stress around finances and work often triggers substance abuse and contributes to an ongoing problem with drugs and alcohol.
Yes. Says Kennedy: “The content is the same as day IOP treatment.” The only difference is the time of day that the program is offered, ensuring that working professionals have access to the same effective treatment but on a schedule that better suits their needs.