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OneEighty provides comprehensive addiction, domestic violence, mental health, and behavioral health services to families and individuals in Wayne and Holmes counties. We seek to help individuals in our community get the support they need. However, this is a mission we cannot accomplish on our own. Volunteers are essential to...
February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. Though the potential for violence in teen relationships is often overlooked, sexual assault and other harmful behaviors are all too common. As part of putting a stop to teen dating violence, it helps to understand key characteristics of healthy relationships. Respect Respect means...
Congratulations to the OneEighty Millersburg Office for being awarded the 2020 Walmart Community Grant. Each Walmart store, throughout the nation, selects 3 organizations that supports and impacts the local community.   The Millersburg Walmart, Store #1724 selected the OneEighty Millersburg location to received $2,500! By receiving this grant,...
February is Black History Month, an important and valuable commemoration of the accomplishments of Black Americans. It also offers an opportunity to examine the civil rights challenges that have been overcome — and those that remain. Here is a closer look at why this period is so important. The History of Black History Month Black...
COVID-19’s long-lasting effects continue to be felt even as vaccine rollouts begin. Amidst the death, illness, and economic turmoil, domestic violence has become another serious consequence of the pandemic. In fact, domestic violence cases increased 35 percent during the first few weeks after stay at home orders were put in place...
January is National Stalking Awareness Month. Though stalking is illegal in all 50 states, roughly 1 in 6 women and 1 in 17 men will be victims of stalking at some point during their lives. Stalking is a serious problem that can pose a real risk for the victim, all too often leading to violence or sexual assault. Understanding...
Medical Services Medical Services was formed in 2010. Initially restricted to medication-assisted treatment, the department grew in 2018 when OneEighty added a medical director, Dr. Nicole T. Labor, and a full-time staff. Medical Assisted Treatment, which is still offered at OneEighty, is a well-documented evidence-based option that may be...
January is National Human Trafficking Awareness Month, and January 11 is National Human Trafficking Awareness Day. Despite these efforts, many remain unaware of just how serious this problem continues to be in our day. Victims are likely to experience sexual assault, rape, and other traumatic incidents. Sorting out the...
Addiction affects millions of people across the country from all walks of life. Despite this, many who struggle with addiction feel isolated and alone. Though overcoming addiction may seem impossible, seeking help from others will allow you to beat it. A Decision to Change No matter what kind of substance abuse issue you’ve been struggling with,...
There are still a lot of negative stigmas surrounding mood disorders and other mental health challenges. Because of this, some people are reluctant to admit they are struggling or seek help from professional mental health services. It shouldn’t be this way. By seeking help, you can gain control of your life and improve your long-term wellbeing....
While many find joy and excitement in the holiday season, this time of year can present additional challenges for those struggling with addiction — as well as those who are in recovery. Holiday activities can bring extra stress or exposure to activities or individuals that could increase the possibility of a relapse. Here are some things to...
While addiction affects roughly 20 million Americans, there are still a lot of misconceptions regarding addiction and the treatment and recovery process. Here are some answers to common questions that we see at OneEighty as people begin their recovery journey. Can an Addiction Be Treated Successfully? Yes, with the proper assistance.  Research has...
While the holidays can be a time of cheer and gladness for many, the intense emotions and memories of the season can be hard for a lot of people. While OneEighty’s mental health services can help if you have trouble with this time of year, a few basic coping strategies will also prove beneficial. Hydration and Exercise Taking care of your body...
To say that 2020 has been stressful feels like an understatement. But, in light of the economic and health devastation caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, its impact on mental health has often been overlooked. Prioritizing your mental health and taking advantage of available resources is an absolute must during these challenging times, regardless of...
DONATE NOW- Help someone change direction. The COVID-19 pandemic has created challenging times for many — and OneEighty is not immune. There is more demand for mental health services than ever before, and restrictions and stress created by the pandemic have also...