Outpatient Treatment

Intensive Outpatient Treatment (IOP) in Denver

The Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) at Denver Springs is a program designed for individuals experiencing mental health or substance abuse issues that do not require care or crisis stablization. Available treatment tracks include mental wellness, co-occurring, and chemical dependency. IOP is group-based treatment. For patients that would benefit from individual or family therapies or a medication evaluation, Denver Springs will recommend community providers to meet the patient's needs.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Treatment

Therapeutic Modalities: Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy and Mindfulness Training. Below is a partial listing of group therapy topics.

Substance Abuse

  • Co-occurring disorders
  • Irrational thinking
  • Identifying problems
  • Goals and problem solving
  • Triggers and warning signs
  • Relapse stages and prevention
  • Recovery planning
  • Coping skills
  • Self-identity and self-esteem
  • Encouraging positive thoughts

Mental Health

  • Coping with mental health diagnosis
  • Identifying symptoms
  • Triggers and warning signs
  • Relapse prevention
  • Understanding emotions & moods
  • Identifying and challenging irrational thoughts
  • Communication and conflict resolution
  • Discussing life experiences and behavioral impact