"I have grown leaps and bounds the past couple months. I am now filled with love, hope and faith. I am eternally grateful to you. Know that you truly made a difference in my life and I know you will continue to do so for others."
"This is the best IOP program that I have ever gone to"
"I feel so at home. Finally people understand me."
"At first I came here because I had to. Now I come here because I like coming here."
"This is the most involved a program has ever been in my recovery."
"I've been in a place where I have needed support and didn't know where to go. I am now in a safe place to talk to people and really feel as though I am not alone. I ALWAYS have the support of my counselor and I could not ask for anything more than that. Second Chance has been a life saver for me."
"It's such a nice environment."
"I really connect with (you) the counselor in group."
"The best part of my recovery and treatment was being able to forgive myself, find peace, and build a solid network. I felt safe for the first time in almost a decade.
"The women I've met are now my family and I have an amazing partner now. Second Chance healed my heart."
“My daughter has never been so engaged in her mental health, even after finishing the program she continues staying sober and involving herself with people in recovery.”
"I can be myself here"
"You guys not only helped give me my life back, but also my son his mother back. Thank you."
"You can tell when somebody doesn't really care, but you guys really care"
"Second Chance is saving my life."
"I love the attention I am given."
"I'm learning how to live in a better way."
"I feel safe here, and people really care."
"Thanks for all your help. Everyone at Second Chance has been so incredibly supportive and helpful."
"I'm moving back to Virginia soon, but don't know if I will be able to find a place that has counselors like you have here."
"I feel so safe here."
"I'm so grateful to have found this place."
Names are omitted to preserve confidentiality.
The ultimate touchstone for our program is whether we are doing right by our patients. We are honored that our patients have responded so positively to our approach, our clinical staff, and even the comfort of our office.
Below are REAL comments from REAL patients of ours.