Extended Outpatient services addresses major developmental, lifestyle, attitudinal, and behavioral issues. Entry to extended outpatient may be part of a gradual step down from a more intensive treatment level. Individuals with appropriate levels of motivation, social supports, and other resources may be admitted at this level of care.
- Does not exceed more than nine contact hours a week
- Includes individual, group, and education programming.
- Associated services such as psychiatric or medical service are addressed through consultation or referral arrangements