Adult Outpatient

Recovery starts here, speak to a specialist: 303-336-1600

Since 1972, the ARTS Adult Outpatient Program has been dedicated to supporting adults in the Denver Metro area on their journey to overcoming substance misuse through our comprehensive treatment program. Our approach is grounded in evidence-based practices, designed to guide individuals dealing with drug and alcohol use toward positive recovery steps. Emphasizing integrated treatment approaches, we also address co-occurring mental health disorders. Our focus is empowering our patients by equipping them with the skills and tools needed for a successful recovery journey. Discover personalized support for your recovery journey at one of our four outpatient clinics.


  • Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT): Methadone, Buprenorphine (Suboxone), Vivitrol, Antabuse, and Naltrexone
  • Treatment for men, women, and individuals
  • Specialized services for individuals who are HIV positive
  • Specialized services for women
  • Traditional Outpatient Services
  • Intensive Outpatient Program
  • Aftercare Services
  • Various Treatment Models: Including Matrix Model, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, DUI Education and Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Strategies for Self-Improvement and Change (SSIC), Relapse Prevention, Moral Reconation Therapy (MRT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), and Trauma-focused groups.
  • Services for Individuals Involved in the Criminal Justice System
  • 12-Step
  • Evaluations
  • Individual and Group Therapy
  • Family Counseling
  • Psychiatric Services
  • Monitored Urinalysis and Breathalyzers
  • Art Therapy

Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT)

Our MAT program, available at the ARTS Parkside Clinic in Denver, ARTS Potomac Street Center in Aurora, and ARTS Westside Center for Change in Arvada, focuses on evidence-based interventions for addiction to opioids and alcohol. The program incorporates medication assisted treatment, therapy, and personalized support.

Women’s Services

The ARTS Specialized Outpatient Services clinic in Denver offers gender-responsive individual, group, and family counseling for women.  We offer a program for women who are pregnant and using alcohol or drugs. Care coordination services are available for women who need transportation, childcare, advocacy with courts, housing, food stamps, educational assessment, and vocational services.

HIV Special Services

The ARTS Specialized Outpatient Services clinic in Denver offers substance misuse treatment for individuals who are HIV positive. These services include individual, group, and family counseling, urine testing, psychiatric assessment, medical care, care coordination services, and educational and vocational support.  Faculty members from the CU Anschutz’s Division of Infectious Disease work in our clinic, providing consultation and direct clinical care to our HIV-positive patients.

Criminal Justice Services

For individuals in the criminal justice system, we offer specialized substance misuse treatment services emphasizing recidivism prevention and addressing the link between substance, mental health, and criminal conduct.

Licensure and Credentials

Our Adult Outpatient clinics are licensed by the Colorado Office of Behavioral Health, and MAT clinics are accredited by CARF, SAMHSA, and DEA. Our experienced staff includes Certified Addictions Counselors, Licensed Social Workers, Licensed Professional Counselors, Psychologists, Physicians, and Nurses.


We welcome referrals from various sources, including social service departments, probation, healthcare professionals, families, and self-referrals. ARTS Adult Outpatient is a contract provider for Medicaid, Kaiser, and the Veterans Administration.

If you’re interested in learning more about our services or scheduling an intake appointment, please call 303-336-1600. Your path to recovery starts here, with support tailored for your unique journey.



ARTS Parkside Clinic
(Medication-Assisted Treatment and Adult Outpatient Services)
1620 Gaylord Street
Denver, CO 80206
p: 303.388.5894
f: 303.388.2808

ARTS Potomac Street Center
(Medication-Assisted Treatment and Adult Outpatient Services)
Aurora Medical Center – North
750 Potomac Street, Suite L11
Aurora, CO 80011
p: 303.283.5991
f: 303.283.9117

ARTS Westside Center for Change
(Medication-Assisted Treatment and Adult Outpatient Services)
6303 Wadsworth Bypass
Arvada, CO 80003
p: 303.935.7004
f: 303.935.3035

ARTS Specialized Outpatient Services
(Women’s Services and HIV Services)
1648 Gaylord Street
Denver, CO 80206
p: 303.333.4288
f: 303.333.4283