Intensive Outpatient Program

The Intensive Outpatient Program is designed for Adult patients who need organized treatment services, and are able to do this within the context of their usual environment. This program combines the benefits of intensive care with the flexibility of outpatient hours.

Adult IOP Hours

  • 8:45am – 12:00pm or 12:45pm – 4:00pm
  • Monday – Friday, or three days a week, varies by program

Length of stay

  • Averages 24-27 treatment days


  • Chaska (Note: Chaska programming runs Monday thru Thursday)
  • Edina
  • Rochester
  • Woodbury

Services are provided by the following professionals:

  • Psychiatrists
  • Advanced Practice Nurses
  • Psychologists
  • Therapists
  • Social Workers
  • Nurses

Treatment is provided through the following ways:

  • Psychiatric Medication Management
  • Psychoeducation
  • Group and Individual Therapy
  • Skills Building
  • Symptom Management
  • Spirituality

The following specialty IOP tracks are also available:


Example Daily IOP Schedule

Morning Track

9:00 Psychoeducation
10:15 Break
10:30 Process Group
12:00 Dismiss

Afternoon Track

1:00 Psychoeducation
2:15 Break
2:30 Process Group
4:00 Dismiss