Intensive Outpatient Program in Asheville, NC

Intensive Outpatient

Intensive Outpatient in Asheville Designed for Your Needs

Step into a world of healing and renewal at Ritual Recovery, nestled in the heart of Asheville, a city renowned for its vibrant energy and natural beauty. We offer a specialized Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) designed to provide comprehensive support and care while allowing you the flexibility to maintain your daily responsibilities.

Contact Ritual Recovery today to learn more about how our Asheville intensive outpatient program can help you on the path to recovery.

What Exactly is an IOP Rehab Program?

The Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) at Ritual Recovery represents a balanced approach to substance abuse treatment. Our IOP allows you to attend therapy and counseling sessions during the day while returning to your home in the evenings. This structure ensures you receive intensive, structured treatment without the need for residential care. Our Asheville IOP provides a supportive environment where you can delve into therapy, develop coping skills, and address the underlying issues contributing to your addiction, all while maintaining your work, school, or family commitments.

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The Benefits of IOP at Ritual Recovery

Flexibility and Convenience

Our IOP allows you to participate in therapy sessions without disrupting your daily routine. This flexibility ensures you can balance your recovery journey with your other responsibilities.

Comprehensive Therapy

Ritual Recovery’s IOP offers a comprehensive range of evidence-based therapies, including individual counseling, group therapy, and holistic approaches. This diverse approach addresses your physical, mental, and emotional well-being.

Individualized Care

We recognize that every person’s journey to recovery is unique. Our experienced and compassionate staff tailor the treatment plan to your specific needs, ensuring you receive personalized care and attention.

Peer Support

Engaging with others who are facing similar challenges provides a sense of community and understanding. Our IOP offers a supportive environment where you can connect with peers, share experiences, and draw strength from one another.

Transition Support

IOP acts as a transitional step between intensive inpatient treatment and full reintegration into daily life. It equips you with the tools and coping strategies necessary for long-term recovery.


Our partial day program offers you a similar experience to inpatient treatment with more flexibility and affordability.


The intensive outpatient program at Ritual Recovery was designed to provide you with long-term solutions for recovery.


Learn more about the outpatient program at Ritual Recovery and find a continued care program that works for you.

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Understanding How IOP Works

How is IOP Different from Other Options

While traditional outpatient treatment might offer fewer therapy hours and a less structured environment, IOP provides a higher level of care. Our IOP program involves more frequent and intensive therapy sessions, ensuring you receive the necessary support to address your specific challenges. Unlike inpatient programs, you have the freedom to return home after sessions, maintaining your connections with loved ones and your community.

What to Expect from Our IOP in Asheville

What Does Ritual Recovery's IOP Entail?

Ritual Recovery's IOP stands at the forefront of personalized addiction care, offering a comprehensive and empowering recovery experience tailored to your unique needs. With a maximum occupancy of 36 clients, our IOP ensures a close-knit community where every member receives individualized attention and support.
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We Work With Most Major Insurance

We accept most commercial insurance plans that cover out-of-network benefits, typically PPO insurance plans to help cover many of the costs associated with treatment at Ritual Recovery. To find out your personal options for treatment, fill out our free online insurance verification form.

The Experience at Ritual Recovery

A Journey of Transformation & Healing

Individual Therapy Sessions

Each participant benefits from one individual therapy session per week, fostering a strong therapeutic alliance between you and our experienced counselors. These sessions serve as a vital space for personal exploration, addressing specific concerns, and tailoring your recovery journey according to your progress and challenges. Our admissions team is readily available for discussions and adjustments if your needs require additional sessions.

Group Therapy

Our IOP program provides an intensive therapeutic environment with 25 hours of group therapy per week. These sessions offer a collective space for shared experiences, peer support, and skill development. Guided by our expert therapists, group therapy forms the backbone of our holistic approach, encouraging open dialogue and building a strong sense of community among participants.

Engaging Activities and Adventure Therapy

At Ritual Recovery, we understand the importance of holistic healing. Beyond therapy sessions, our IOP program offers a rich array of engaging activities designed to complement your recovery journey. Participants enjoy exciting weekly activities that promote camaraderie and leisure, allowing them to discover the joy of sobriety in diverse ways.


Additionally, our Adventure Therapy sessions, conducted once a week, provide an opportunity to venture beyond traditional therapy settings. Surrounded by the natural beauty of our on-site hiking trails, Adventure Therapy offers a unique blend of outdoor exploration and therapeutic interventions. Embracing nature, participants find strength, resilience, and self-discovery while engaging in this transformative experience.

On-Site Hiking and Natural Connection

Ritual Recovery takes advantage of its serene location by offering on-site hiking experiences. Surrounded by the calming embrace of nature, participants find solace, inspiration, and a renewed sense of purpose. Our on-site hiking trails not only serve as a form of exercise but also create a therapeutic environment where you can reconnect with yourself and the world around you.

At Ritual Recovery’s outpatient rehab in Asheville, we believe in the power of personalized care, therapeutic innovation, and the natural healing qualities of our surroundings. Join us in this transformative journey where each step is guided by compassion, understanding, and the unwavering commitment to your lasting recovery. Experience the difference of Ritual Recovery’s IOP and embrace a future of hope, strength, and sobriety. Your recovery story begins here.

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Why Choose Ritual Recovery's IOP in Asheville

At Ritual Recovery, we don’t just offer an addiction treatment program in Asheville; we provide a haven for renewal and growth. Join us in downtown Asheville, where healing is not just a destination but a transformative journey toward a brighter, sober tomorrow. Experience the Ritual Recovery difference and embrace the support and serenity you need to reclaim your life. Your healing adventure begins here.

How to Know If IOP is Right for Me?

What to Expect When You Enter Our Program

Tranquil Setting

Our center is situated on 60 acres of land, providing a serene and peaceful atmosphere for your healing process. Surrounded by nature, you’ll find solace and strength as you embark on your recovery journey.

Holistic Addiction Treatment

We believe in treating the whole person—mind, body, and soul. Our holistic approach integrates evidence-based therapies with alternative treatments, ensuring a comprehensive and personalized healing experience.

Community Support

Asheville is a hub of recovery, attracting individuals from all walks of life seeking healing and renewal. The thriving AA and NA recovery community provides a supportive network, fostering connection and understanding among peers.

Diverse Recreational Activities

Ritual Recovery offers a variety of recreational activities designed to enhance your well-being. Enjoy on-site hiking amidst the scenic beauty of the mountains. Engage in friendly matches at our basketball court, work out in our fully equipped weight room, or unwind with games like cornhole and ping pong. Gather around the fire pit under the starlit sky, fostering camaraderie and relaxation.

Rich Cultural Experience

Asheville is renowned for its vibrant arts scene, music festivals, and local cuisine. Immerse yourself in the cultural tapestry of the city, exploring galleries, attending live performances, and savoring culinary delights, enhancing your recovery experience with enriching activities.

Spacious Accommodations

Our large house offers comfortable and spacious living, ensuring your stay is as restful as possible. With ample space and cozy communal areas, you’ll find a sense of belonging and camaraderie among fellow residents.

Educational and Relaxation Spaces

Our facilities include a library for quiet reflection, learning, and growth. Whether you seek knowledge about addiction and recovery or simply wish to unwind with a good book, our library provides a nurturing environment for both.

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Contact Our IOP in Asheville to Begin Your Journey Today

At our drug rehab in North Carolina, we are committed to empowering you on your path to recovery. Our IOP rehab center in Asheville provides a bridge to a future free from the clutches of addiction. Join us and embark on a transformative journey toward lasting sobriety and a brighter tomorrow. Your recovery starts here.