New Patient Orientation


Relapse Prevention

The Relapse Prevention Group (RPG) is designed to assist patients in maintaining abstinence by delivering information, support, and guidance as they proceed through recovery. RPG is a component of the Matrix Model and the treatment materials are delivered primarily in group and individual sessions, each with a specific purpose, topic and goal. The goals of these groups is to address important issues in the areas of initial stabilization, abstinence, maintenance, and relapse prevention during the recovery process.

Group TimeMonday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 6-7:00am

Life Skills

Raise the Bottom offers two life skills groups per week. The purpose of this group is to educate and model the skills that are necessary and desirable for full participation in every day life. Many topics are discussed in the Life Skills Group, including, but not limited to, money management, job searching skills, resume building, communication skills, health education and more! As an agency, we strive to empower our clients to become self-sufficient and take charge of their lives

Group Time
Wednesday, Friday-7:30-8:30am

Pregnant And New Mom's Support Group

The Pregnant and New Mom's Support Group is a women’s peer support group specifically for both pregnant women and new mom’s. This group is facilitated by a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor along with a peer support member. The purpose of this group is to provide support, have open and honest conversation about the realities, struggles and successes of pregnancy and parenthood, to ask questions, to obtain resources and so much more! Periodically, guest speakers will attend the group to provide education, specialty resources and information specific to Medication Assisted Treatment. Topics may vary and can be adjusted based on the needs and requests of the group.

Group Time
Thursday 9:00-10:00am

Drivers Ed For The Brain

Driver’s Ed for the Brain is a unique group that will help you on your path to finding greater peace and joy. This is a closed group that lasts between 8 and 10 weeks. The objectives of this group are as follows:
• Using your mind, body and spirit for a less stress filled ride.
• Using the proper mental gear to meet your challenges.
• Understanding the right fuel to have more inspiration in meeting your challenges.
• Understanding the road conditions on your life journey.
• Piloting on a spiritual plane.
• Following the map to a more joyful life.

Group TimeTuesdays, 9:00-10:00am