Based out of Ogden, Utah,is an treatment facility for drug and alcohol addiction founded by Rick Visser—the program director who has also been sober for 28 years. Visser opened the facility after leaving where he worked for 26 years as a counseling supervisor. Visser incorporates many of the tenets that he helped develop during his time at Ogden Regional to the program at Action Recovery Group.
Treatment and Staff
Several different phases of treatment at Action Recovery Group are available including MAT) using , Naltrexone, Vivitrol, Campral and Librium. To keep costs down, hospitalization is avoided as much as possible, but those in need of more intensive care during this phase are referred out.intensive day and evening treatment tracks. Detox is offered on an outpatient basis only and provides Medication-Assisted Treatment (
Intensive day treatment is similar to a traditional Intensive Outpatient Program (), meeting six days a week for the entire day and focusing on developing life skills. Sundays are a free-day during which clients are encouraged to spend time with their families or to work on spiritually re-centering. The intensive evening program mirrors day treatment in format but is less of a time commitment.
Treatment includes evidence-based methods including as well as integration. Additionally, methods are incorporated (such as mindfulness meditation).and , mindfulness training, emotional processing, and drug and alcohol testing. All tracks use
Staff consists of 15 to 20 counselors, many of whom are in recovery themselves. Credentials includes, Registered Nurses, MDs, ACSWs, Nurse Practitioners and Master’s-level counselors.
After completing treatment, Action Recovery Group clients may enroll in a long-term continuing care program which serves as relapse prevention sessions. Aftercare generally lasts for 12 months following completion of treatment, though it can be extended as needed. Free clinical assessments are also offered.. These groups meet once a week for accountability check-ins and
Action Recovery Group provides a solid outpatient treatment and detox for chemical dependency. The programs offered are affordable and intensive yet offer some flexibility with scheduling and incorporate traditional therapy and the 12-steps. With an emphasis on family and continuing care, clients in Northern Utah will be well-served by Rick Visser and his professional staff.
Action Recovery Group
1708 East 5550 South #23
Ogden, UT 84403
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