A Typical Day in Inpatient Treatment

Patients experience a full day of therapy, education and fellowship.

A day of inpatient addiction treatment typically starts at 7 a.m. and ends at 8:30 p.m. and may include the following activities:

  • Morning meditation followed by mealtime and fellowship
  • Educational lectures followed by a group meeting for processing the lecture
  • Usage history
  • Twelve Step groups
  • Special group meetings tailored to the needs of the individual
  • Rational Emotive Therapy group
  • Relaxation, exercise and recreational activities
  • Individual appointments as needed with physician, psychiatrist, psychologist or other professionals from the multidisciplinary team
  • Wellness activities such as biofeedback
  • Personal time for reflection including reading and individual treatment assignments

Groups could include:

  • Leisure skills group
  • Anger group
  • Stress management
  • Mental health group
  • Grief group