Virtual Intensive Outpatient Program

Begin an empowering transformation with our Arizona virtual outpatient program for addiction.


Cornerstone's Arizona Online IOP Program for Substance Abuse

Cornerstone Healing Center’s virtual outpatient addiction program aims to foster transformative and lasting changes in those facing addiction. Our mission is to provide a community of holistic healing — encompassing mind, body, and spirit. Our Arizona online addiction treatment program merges advanced scientific insights with deep-rooted spiritual principles, creating a nurturing environment conducive to swift and sustainable recovery.

Our virtual therapeutic community provides a secure online space for healing and empowerment. Clients can access therapy when and where needed to forge their unique path in recovery. Offering customized treatment plans, we meet each client where they are on their journey, providing comprehensive support at their pace. Our services promote holistic wellness, integrating evidence-based care with 12-step principles.

By adapting the core of our successful in-person programming online, we remain committed to human connection and recovery, meeting the needs of today’s digitally-driven world.

Our Online Outpatient Rehab Program

Below are the features to know about our digital program.

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What to expect in Virtual IOP

Our online addiction treatment leverages technology to provide comprehensive support, meeting you anywhere you are across the state of Arizona. We understand true recovery requires healing the whole person – mind, body, and spirit.

Led by dedicated master-level clinicians, our virtual intensive outpatient programming utilizes evidence-based addiction and mental health therapies to facilitate transformation. We build customized treatment plans from diverse proven techniques to unlock inner resilience.

Participate in engaging, interactive sessions from the comfort of home. Our compassionate framework creates accountability and routine while encouraging authentic self-reflection. This balances evidence-based care with activities to enrich and empower you on your journey.

This program goes beyond overcoming addiction to joyfully transforming lives by offering support and community. 

Maria Tisci - Alumni Testimonial

Watch the testimonial from one of our outpatient treatment alumnus:

“Having support from people who have gone through things that you’ve gone through and understand you and not judge you, and you can tell that they actually want to help you. It was something I had never had before.”

Maria’s experience at Cornerstone Healing Center

Who We Treat

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Empowering Adults: Our Virtual IOP is designed to provide adults with a compassionate and comprehensive treatment journey, tailored to address the complexities of adult life. Whether you're navigating stress, addiction, mental health challenges, or seeking personal growth, our program offers the tools and support necessary to foster resilience, healing, and a path towards a more fulfilling life. We understand the unique demands and responsibilities of adulthood, and our experienced team is dedicated to helping you find balance, build coping skills, and achieve your goals.

Guiding Young Adults: The transition into adulthood brings a unique set of challenges and opportunities. Our Virtual IOP specializes in supporting young adults as they navigate this pivotal phase of life. We provide a nurturing environment that encourages personal development, mental health wellness, and overcoming substance use. Our program is designed to help you build a strong foundation for your future, equipping you with the skills and resilience needed to thrive. Whether you're facing academic pressures, relationship difficulties, or self-discovery, we're here to guide you every step of the way.

Bridging the Gap in Rural Arizona: We recognize the unique barriers faced by individuals in rural areas of Arizona when it comes to accessing comprehensive mental health and substance use treatment services. Our Virtual IOP is dedicated to bridging this gap by bringing essential care and support directly to you. We leverage technology to overcome the challenges of distance and isolation, ensuring that you have access to the same high-quality treatment as those in urban areas. Our team is committed to understanding the specific needs of rural communities and tailoring our approach to meet those needs. With our Virtual IOP, you no longer have to feel alone or unsupported in your journey towards healing and recovery.

Arizona Counties Areas We Serve

In Coconino County, our Virtual IOP services are available to all residents, including those in cities like Flagstaff and towns like Fredonia and Page. We offer support and treatment solutions for addiction, focusing on accessibility and community, ensuring that everyone in the county has access to the care they need.

Therapy in Our Virtual Intensive Outpatient Program

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Personalized Care: In these one-on-one video sessions, participants can work closely with a therapist to tackle their unique challenges in their recovery journey. This personalized approach allows deep dives into individual issues, offering tailored strategies and coping mechanisms to address specific obstacles and triggers.

Privacy and Focus: The private setting of individual therapy ensures confidentiality and provides a safe space for open and honest communication, enabling participants to explore their thoughts, feelings, and behaviors in depth without external distractions.

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Community and Connection: Group therapy sessions are a cornerstone of our VIOP, designed to foster community and shared experience among participants. These sessions allow individuals to connect with others navigating similar paths, offering mutual support and understanding.

Diverse Perspectives: Group therapy exposes various perspectives and experiences, enriching the therapeutic process. This diversity encourages empathy, broadens understanding, and helps participants learn new coping methods from their peers.

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Strengthening Support Systems: Family therapy sessions involve and educate the participant's family members or close friends in recovery. These sessions help repair and strengthen relationships, improve communication skills, and build a solid support system critical for long-term recovery.

Holistic Healing: By addressing the impact of addiction on the family and facilitating healing within these relationships, family therapy supports the holistic recovery of the participant, ensuring that the family unit moves forward together on a path of healing and understanding.

The Benefits of Cornerstone's Virtual Treatment Program

Comprehensive Recovery in a Digital Environment

Our program is structured to provide intensive, individualized treatment within the nurturing environment of our online community. Clients engage in structured healing activities and therapies, integrating their recovery journey into their everyday lives. We ensure our clients can access a supportive network, using technology to create a stable, engaging environment that promotes recovery. 

Accessible Care for Rural Areas of Arizona

For those in remote areas or with limited transportation options, continuing care can prove challenging after inpatient or intensive addiction treatment. Our virtual IOP program bridges the gap by providing accessible, structured support beyond residential rehab. Clients no longer worry about transportation for ongoing care – teletherapy makes group sessions, skills coaching, and personalized treatment plans available at your fingertips.

Enhanced Support Through Our Virtual Intensive Outpatient Rehab

Crafted to meet the needs of those requiring a substantial support network without the intensive oversight of inpatient treatment, our virtual program bridges the crucial gap between comprehensive inpatient care and the flexibility of outpatient services. It delivers a well-structured blend of therapy sessions, skill-building workshops, and continuous virtual care, offering a cohesive recovery experience.

Meet Our Online Outpatient Treatment center Team

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Veronica Frash

Director of VIOP

Veronica founded our Virtual IOP to increase access to addiction treatment resources across Arizona. Drawing on her recovery journey and passion for helping others, she earned a Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. By meeting clients where they are with customized care, she aims to provide the ongoing support so vital for lasting recovery.

Nate Bush, LCSW Clinical Lead Scottsdale

Nate Bush, LCSW

Clinical Director of VIOP

Nate began his recovery journey in 2010 and earned a Master’s in Social Work from ASU. He’s been in the Behavioral Health field since 2013. Specializing in CBT, DBT, and grief, Nate is now the Clinical Director of our Phoenix program, underlined by his passion for helping others who struggled with substance abuse issues as he did. 


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Lionel Estrada, LISAC


Lionel, our Clinical Director is a Licensed Independent Substance Abuse Counselor (LISAC) with over 4 years at Cornerstone, specializes in addiction and mental health. Trained in EMDR therapy, he employs a trauma-informed, empathetic approach to address the underlying causes of these issues.

FAQs About Our Virtual Intensive Outpatient Program

Get answers to the most commonly asked questions about our Virtual Intensive Outpatient Program. 

What is the group schedule?

Our virtual intensive outpatient program meets 3 evenings weekly: Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM MST. Please log on by 5:45 pm to ensure you are ready for a prompt 6 pm start. Each small group session lasts around 3 hours and is facilitated by licensed therapists and clinicians.

How can I ensure privacy during my online session?

We understand privacy is extremely important in treatment. There are a few key ways you can help protect your privacy and confidentiality while attending virtual IOP:

  • Set up your device in a private, quiet room without interruptions, with your back against a wall to ensure no one can appear behind you.
  • Use headphones to prevent conversations from being overheard. Close any apps not needed for group sessions.
  • Keep your camera on at all times for full participation. Cover the lens if you need to step away briefly.
  • Do not allow others into the room or have side conversations that may compromise what is shared in the confidential space.

We are here to answer any other questions you may have. We aim to create a safe where you can focus on your recovery journey. You should feel empowered to engage with the comfort that your privacy is protected fully.

What is the dress code for virtual sessions?

Please wear appropriate clothing as if in a professional setting; professionalism is expected even in a virtual environment.

Can I use my cell phone during sessions?

You are welcome to use your cell phone as a means of connecting to group, but while in group, we ask that you limit all other distractions on your phone to ensure full attention and engagement.

Are relationships allowed between participants in the program?

Romantic relationships between participants are strictly prohibited to maintain the integrity and focus of the recovery process.

What are the expectations of me during the program?

You are expected to actively communicate with your sponsor, complete step work, and participate in group activities. Failure to meet these expectations may result in dismissal from the program.

Still have questions about treatment?

Our admissions specialists are here to explain the process, answer any questions you may have, and ensure you’re getting the help you need to live a healthy life free from addiction.

Get Started

Call and speak with one of our caring team members about help for you or a loved one.