COVID-19 UPDATE: All groups are meeting via telehealth (online) until further notice. If you have any questions, please call 701-451-4900.
Partial Hospital Program
This program is designed for clients who require a more intensive, structured addiction treatment experience, but do not require 24-hour medically supervised inpatient care. Clients attend programming from 9 am to 1 pm Monday through Friday. The schedule includes group and individual therapy, family therapy, and educational lectures and videos. (ASAM 2.5 Level of Care)
Intensive Outpatient Program
Our intensive outpatient program is designed for clients who have alcohol or other drug problems that significantly affect their lives. The program includes group and individual therapy, family therapy, and educational lectures and videos. Length of program varies and is based on each client's treatment goals and progress. Day and evening groups available. (ASAM 2.1 Level of Care)
Low Intensity Outpatient Treatment
(approx. 3-5 hours/week)
Our LIOP program is designed for clients who are in need of education and continued assessment regarding their substance use. The program includes individual therapy and educational lectures and videos on a weekly basis. Length of program varies and is based on each client's treatment goals and progress. (ASAM 1.0 Level of Care)
Relapse Prevention Group
This continuing care group is for clients who have completed a primary treatment program at First Step. Clients attend a two-hour group session once a week that focus on abstinence and the skills needed for continued recovery. (ASAM 1.0 Level of Care)
Marijuana Education Course
This six-week evidence-based education group helps clients manage, reduce and stop marijuana use. Sessions address strategies for change, managing withdrawl, problem-solving, and relapse prevention. Drug screens are administered, and clients must attend all six classes for completion. Meets noon to 1 pm Thursdays. (ASAM 0.5 Level of Care)
We encourage family members to participate in their loved one’s treatment. Adult family members of those in treatment at First Step attend group sessions to learn more about substance use and its impact on the family. We also provide opportunities for family members to participate in the client's group.
Cost of services: As with any health care, your actual charges for treatment will depend on the services you receive. First Step Recovery is a Blue Cross/Blue Shield Preferred Provider. We also work with many other types of health insurance. Additionally, financial assistance may be available.
For more information, call 701-451-4900 or contact us online.