The Inova Center at Merrifield Center also serves as admissions office, urgent referrals and walk-in appointments. The center is available is 24/7 open for an intake phone line staffed by qualified counselors to help individuals in crisis or anyone seeking for mental health or substance abuse treatment. Inova Behavioral Health Outpatient Center at Evans Road's mission is to promote total wellness including the mind and body. Their continuum of care include partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient program, medication assisted treatment and medication management.
Outpatient programs are for those seeking mental rehab or drug rehab, but who also stay at home every night. The Relapse Prevention Group is an outpatient therapy offering a less intensive structure for individuals that already are in a recovery program but would benefit from additional support.
Intensive Outpatient programs are for those who want or need a very structured treatment program but who also wish to live at home and continue with certain responsibilities (such as work or school). Adults involve at the IOP attend 3 hours a day for up to five days a week. The program is also individualized depending on the individual's needs.