Partial-Hospitalization Description

Friendship CMHC is centrally located in Phoenix, Arizona and is easily accessible to most of the communities in Greater Maricopa County. Friendship offers Partial Hospitalization Program, Intensive Outpatient Program, and Outpatient Program services.

Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP)

PHP is a specialized type of care designed to assist individuals in stabilizing after inpatient psychiatric treatment and/or to effectively prevent recurrent hospitalizations. Friendship offers two tracks of PHP. The morning track runs from 9:00am-2:00pm Monday-Friday and the afternoon track runs from 2:00pm-5:30pm Monday-Friday. Transportation and meal services are provided for both tracks. An optional Saturday track is also offered from 9:15am-12:15pm to provide additional support to clients on the weekends. Transportation and meal services are also available for the Saturday program. PHP provides a minimum of 3 group counseling sessions/day, individual counseling interventions as needed, individualized treatment planning and coordination of care, and oversight by a licensed psychiatrist.

PHP and IOP Group Topics Include:

  • Anger Management
  • Chemical Dependency & Addictions
  • Communication Skills
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Crisis Prevention & Management
  • Family of Origin Processing
  • Grief and Loss
  • Healthy Relationships Resolution
  • Life Management
  • Medication Education & Assistance
  • Problem Solving
  • Relapse Prevention
  • Stress Management
  • Symptom Awareness