Intensive outpatient treatment is a planned and organized
service in which addiction professional provide several AOD treatment service
components to clients. Treatment consists of regularly scheduled sessions
within a structured program, with a minimum of nine treatment hours per week.
These groups include day or evening programs in which the following topics are
covered; anger management, relapse prevention, boundaries, emotions, disease
concept, setting goals, relationships, HIV/AIDS, changing behaviors, and other
topics related to addiction.