Intensive Outpatient Program in Houston, TX







 Houston Behavioral Healthcare Hospital takes the care and safety of our patients very seriously. We are taking all precautions at this time to ensure this while continuing our regular programming. If you have any questions please contact our hospital for more information.

Our outpatient programs are for adults ages 18 and older who do not require the 24-hour supervision provided by an inpatient program. Houston Behavioral Healthcare Hospital’s Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) is for the patient who has achieved some stability but continues to need more intensive treatment. This specialized program can be beneficial for many.

Our Program Options

Houston Behavioral offers programs for both adolescents and adults, tailoring each program to the needs of the patient group. Our mission is to develop metrics-driven programs and display our passion for quality behavioral healthcare services. Our intensive outpatient program in Houston includes the following options:


New Pathways Day IOP

  • For adults 18 and older, the program is 5 days per week, Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.


New Horizons IOP

  • For patients 13-17 years of age, the program is 5 days a week, Monday - Friday 10:30 am - 2:00 pm

Common Disorders Treated

Our programs treat a wide variety of behavioral disorders. We strive to match services and outcomes with the particular needs of each patient. While the disorders of our patients can vary greatly, most patients are admitted for treatment of:

  • Depression
  • Mood disorders
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Chronic suicidal ideation
  • Personality disorders
  • Family/interpersonal conflicts
  • Co-occurring disorders
  • Chemical dependency

What Will Be Discussed

We have an extensive toolbox to help our patients cope with their behavioral disorders. Our group therapy and psychoeducational conversations are molded by outcome measurements to ensure the best results for those we are treating. Our IOP group therapy and psychoeducational topics include:

  • Mindfulness
  • Distorted Thinking
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Spirituality & Wellness
  • Self-Esteem
  • Grief & Loss
  • Healthy Habits
  • Positive Thinking
  • Relapse Prevention
  • Weekend and Holiday Planning
  • Trauma
  • Discharge Planning
  • Anger Management
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Stages of Change
  • Distress Tolerance
  • Goal Setting

Learn More Today

Help is only a phone call away. To schedule a no-cost assessment for this program, please call one of our clinicians at 832-834-7746 or contact us online. The intake department is open 24/7 to assist your needs. We’re eager to find the best way to serve you with our intensive outpatient program in Houston.