Outpatient Services (IOP/PHP) Criteria
  • Manifestations of symptoms/ behaviors to such severity that there is interference with social, family, and vocational and/or educational functioning
  • Primary Axis I diagnosis in the current Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM-5)
  • Adolescents from 12–17 years of age
  • Symptoms/behaviors indicative for need of increased intensity and frequency of services for progress to occur
  • Without intensive outpatient treatment or partial hospitalization, there would an exacerbation of symptoms placing them at risk for the need of a higher level of care
  • Failure to make sufficient gains in treatment within a less restrictive level of care including alternate outpatient services