DomainPhysical environment
AssessmentTo what degree does it feel like a home?
Social ModelFeels home-like. Architecturally promotes recovery supportive interactions among staff, participants, and each other in community spaces like the kitchen, porch, or family room.
Medical ModelFeels institutional. Significant square footage is allocated towards offices and group rooms, rather than community spaces. Entrances and exits are more likely to be gated and guarded.


  • Adapted from Kaskutas, L.A. et. al.