a man is supported in a partial hospitalization program

Do Partial Hospitalization Programs Actually Work?

A partial hospitalization program, or PHP for short, is a type of intensive outpatient addiction treatment. Clients spend up to six hours per day every day of the week attending on-site treatment, accessing therapy, and getting help with medication management. But does PHP work? The simple answer is yes. The more complex answer is yes,…

woman prepares for partial hospitalization program

Preparing for a Partial Hospitalization Program

Partial hospitalization programs (PHPs) are one type of addiction treatment available to people looking to enter recovery. It is the most intensive level of outpatient care available. PHPs are a great addiction treatment option for people with a life situation that makes full inpatient therapy untenable but who also have a dual diagnosis, have previously…

A man at a partial hospitalization program or php in massachusetts considers substance abuse treatment in massachusetts as he looks out the window

Signs You Need a Partial Hospitalization Program for Substance Abuse

There are many options for selecting the most sensible service for your stage in the recovery process. A partial hospitalization program (PHP) is a mental health treatment program designed for clients to go to a treatment center several days each week but return home at the end of the day. A PHP is appropriate for…