Our Programs > Intensive Outpatient Program

At BALANCE we strive to provide a range of treatment experiences to better meet each client's individual needs. BALANCE is the only treatment center in NYC that offers a small group setting, allowing us to provide the best possible care available.

Our weeknight program provides the following components:

  • Highly customized, structured 6-week evening program
  • Program schedule that meets 3 times a week, Monday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings from 6:00 - 9:00 pm, with a convenient Saturday option from 8:30 am - 12:00 pm, allowing continuation of work / school commitments
  • Initial consultation and evaluation (psychological and nutritional)
  • Individual treatment planning
  • Small group setting of up to only 8 clients, providing a low client-to-clinician ratio
  • Behavioral, cognitive and psychodynamic group therapy with a focus on challenges to recovery, skills building for mood and impulse management, and body image work
  • Experiential group therapies (art therapy)
  • Mealtime support and processing
  • Weekly individual nutrition therapy sessions 
  • Bi-weekly individual therapy case management sessions
  • Exposure therapy (restaurant meals, challenge foods)
  • Multi-family group therapy and education
  • Co-treatment model providing ongoing communication and collaboration during treatment with referring team members
  • Alumni support and services upon discharge