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Drug treatment program offered in Gloucester

Chesapeake Counseling Associates, PC, in Gloucester recently partnered with the Farley Center to offer an Intensive Outpatient Therapy Program for those struggling with substance abuse disorders. The program fills a gap for those who may not necessarily need in-patient treatment, but need something more than regular one-on-one counseling.

Stephen Simmers, the program coordinator for the Gloucester IOP, said patients meet for 12 hours of group therapy per week. The meetings occur four evenings a week for three hours each. 

“Patients are still able to work, take care of their families and their other responsibilities and obligations, while receiving a higher level of care,” Simmers said. A patient typically stays in the program for a period of six weeks and sometimes continues one-on-one therapy thereafter.

The program is done in a group therapy setting. According to Simmers, patients’ families are encouraged to participate to help aid in the healing process. &l...

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