For more than 20 years, Hazelden Betty Ford has provided expert, comprehensive outpatient treatment for drug and alcohol addiction at its Chicago, Illinois, center. Offering multiple levels of rehab, along with clinically supervised sober living options, Hazelden Betty Ford provides you with the most effective level of outpatient treatment programming to meet your specific clinical needs. Hazelden Betty Ford outpatient treatment programs in Chicago are also in-network with most insurance carriers so you can readily access the care you need. Outpatient Treatment Programs and Services Overview Our outpatient rehab center in Chicago, IL offers two distinct levels of alcohol and drug addiction treatment: high-intensity outpatient programming and intensive outpatient treatment (IOP). High-Intensity Outpatient Program Our high-intensity outpatient treatment program, a level of care also known as day treatment or partial hospitalization, takes place Monday through Friday from 8:45 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and includes the option of on-site lodging at our clinically supervised sober-living facility. High-intensity outpatient programming is an especially effective outpatient rehab option if you: Have experienced a recent relapse Have made multiple previous attempts at inpatient or outpatient drug rehab Are struggling with a co-occurring mental health issue such as depression or anxiety Would benefit from a structured recovery support environment following inpatient treatment For patients who have a co-occurring mental health issue, our outpatient programs integrate expert mental health services. Our clinicians are well-versed in evidence-based treatment approaches such as cognitive-behavioral therapy, dialectical behavioral therapy and acceptance and commitment therapy. Our mental health services are coordinated with your addiction treatment for the best outcomes. Gender-specific and animal-assisted programming is also offered. Intensive Outpatient Treatment (IOP) Our individualized, intensive outpatient alcohol and drug rehab program in Chicago operates under the same evidence-based, Twelve Step principles and practices as our inpatient programs, which means your comprehensive care includes psychological, social, alcohol and other substance abuse assessments, a personalized mental health and addiction treatment plan and continuing care recommendations. Our intensive outpatient program is an effective rehab option if you: Are transitioning out of inpatient treatment Have experienced a relapse Are new to addiction recovery Intensive outpatient drug rehab programs are available at our downtown Chicago facility on Monday through Thursday. 8:45-11:45 a.m. - Men 9 a.m.-noon - Co-ed 8:45-11:45 a.m. - Women 6-9 p.m. - Co-ed If you or a loved on are struggling with substance abuse, contact us or call 1-866-831-5700 to speak with a recovery expert who guide you through our treatment programs and insurance options. Outpatient Mental Health Services Hazelden Betty Ford in Chicago also provides a wide range of outpatient mental health services. Your care plan typically begins with an assessment by our on-site mental health staff to determine the best therapies or services to address your needs. Services include individual and group counseling as well as medication management. In addition, the following special-focus groups are offered at Hazelden Betty Ford in Chicago: Resiliency Group – A structured, content-focused group where you will learn skills and increase your awareness of the connection between the impact of trauma and addiction. The group is held on Wednesdays from 3:30-4:30 pm. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) – a CBT skills group with an emphasis on cognitive restructuring. Ideal for depression and anxiety. The group is held on Mondays from 3:30-4:30pm. Telehealth and Virtual Services RecoveryGo, Hazelden Betty Ford's full-line of virtual behavioral health services, brings our world-class outpatient addiction and mental health care, recovery support resources and family services directly to you. Many services are insurance-eligible and comply with federal and state health care privacy regulations. Our online treatment services are available in Illinois and expanding rapidly to other states; please call us for the most up-to-date information. Tour Our Outpatient Drug and Alcohol Rehab Center in Chicago Take a tour of our Chicago drug rehab and sober living facility, and watch more videos about our treatment programs and services. Specialized Intervention and Support Services Our Chicago, IL outpatient treatment center also offers several specialized services related to recovery from substance use disorders. Special Focus on Trauma Many patients who come to us for outpatient substance use disorder treatment have also experienced some type of trauma. We offer gender-specific trauma healing groups that focus on: Teaching patients about trauma and its linkage with addiction Introducing various skills to help patients to cope with thoughts and emotions related to their history of trauma (such as grounding and self-soothing skills) Providing a safe place for patients to talk about their past trauma and its impact on their lives Our staff have specialized trauma-specific training to ensure you feel safe and supported while participating in drug and alcohol rehab. Clinically Supervised Sober Living For patients choosing to stay at our on-site clinically supervised sober living facility, our Chicago center provides a structured, safe living environment. Men and women in early recovery from alcohol or other drug addiction have the opportunity to strengthen sober living skills, build healthy new routines, and practice relapse prevention strategies. Masters level clinicians guide you in establishing and engaging with a sober support network outside of rehab and expanding that network so you have effective support resources upon discharge. We place a significant focus on transition planning, helping to identify and address potential barriers to healthy recovery in your day-to-day routine. The sober living residence houses up to 13 men and up to 11 women. Two to three people share a room and a bath. Amenities include a family room with a television, refrigerator and microwave oven. Residents are given access to a business center with internet-ready computers. A daily continental breakfast and a weekly community meal are also included. Expectations of sober living residents: Remain abstinent from all mood-altering substances Attend four or more Twelve Step meetings a week Have a sponsor Do service work Attend weekly community meetings Meet with a coach/counselor regularly Work, go to school or volunteer full-time Eligibility requirements: Medical and psychiatric stability Commit to a three-month (minimum) stay Family Support Whether you realize it or not, addiction takes a toll on everyone in the family. All family members typically need help and support to work through the chaos and pain they've experienced. At our addiction treatment center in Chicago, Hazelden Betty Ford offers a free, weekly support group on Tuesdays from 7-9 p.m. specifically for family members of patients. These groups are your place to: Learn about the disease nature of addiction Understand how to take responsibility for your own health and happiness Be part of a non-judgmental, supportive community of peers Recovery Management Addiction is a chronic disease. Regaining and maintaining your health and sobriety involves developing healthy new lifestyle routines and practices. In addition to expert recovery support resources available to you through the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation, our Chicago, IL outpatient treatment center offers a variety of weekly continuing care groups. These counselor-facilitated continuing care groups offer a safe, supportive place for you to: Process immediate recovery concerns as they arise Learn about relapse prevention strategies Develop a deeper understanding of the Twelve Steps Identify self-defeating behaviors that cause stress in your life Address other recovery challenges and concerns Cultivate your recovery network The following continuing care groups meet at our Chicago rehab center: Monday, Men’s Group: 5:30-7 p.m. Tuesday, Women’s Group: 10:30 a.m.-noon Tuesday, Co-ed Group: 5:30-7 p.m. Wednesday, Men’s Group: 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Men’s Group: 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday, Men’s Group: 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday, Women’s Group: 6-7:30 p.m. Saturday, Professionals/Co-Ed: 8-9:30 a.m. Saturday, Professionals/ Co-Ed: 10-11:30 a.m. In addition, our Chicago treatment center hosts a variety of Twelve Step meetings. Hazelden Betty Ford Named a Center of Excellence among Top Insurers Hazelden Betty Ford is recognized by several insurance providers for our leadership, best practices, research, support and training in the addiction field. Among the insurance providers who have recognized Hazelden Betty Ford in Chicago are: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) has recognized Hazelden Betty Ford in Chicago as a Blue Distinction® Center for Substance Use Treatment and Recovery Beacon Health, who has named Hazelden Betty Ford as a Select Provider Cigna, who had identified Hazelden Betty Ford as a Designated Preferred Provider The Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation has been designated a "center of excellence" for addiction treatment and related mental health services by AssuredPartners, which provides health insurance benefits to people throughout the United States.