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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...
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 accelerated domestic violence and drug abuse. By making a donation to OneEighty, you are making a donation that supports your...
Victim Services OneEighty offers comprehensive and compassionate services for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Our Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Hotline is available 24 hours: 1.800.686.1122 Dr. Gina Patterson, Psy.D. Clinical Director/Victim Services Director of OneEighty has received certification as a...
The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted many parts of our daily lives — including the group counseling sessions that are so vital to therapy and the recovery process. OneEighty is working around current challenges with phone-in and virtual options for meeting attendance. Even if you can’t attend meetings in-person, you can still get the recovery...
One often-overlooked aspect of the COVID-19 pandemic is how it has made things even harder for those suffering from domestic violence. In fact, it is believed that domestic violence has increased during the pandemic, in part because more people are forced to spend all their time together at home. Despite the challenges created by COVID-19,...
OneEighty has served Holmes and Wayne Counties for years. Our goal of providing support for our most at-need citizens is largely made possible through the generous contributions of community members. There are many ways that you can help OneEighty, and in turn, help strengthen your local community. Volunteering Volunteering is one of the most...
Residential Treatment The Residential Department has two facilities: Pathway for men and our new Women’s Residential Treatment Center (WRTC).  Both programs are staffed 24 hours by professional counselors and Chemical Dependency Counselor Assistants (CDCAs). The department provides therapeutic groups twice daily and encourage 12-step group...
These are tough times for people with mental illnesses. Not only can global events like the COVID-19 pandemic create added stress and anxiety, but many are finding it difficult to access mental health providers. To address this, OneEighty can offer online or over the phone services if needed. This way, you can get the same care and support you...
Peer Recovery Services Peer Recovery Services (PRS) are community-based services for individuals with mental illness and/or substance use disorder, and consist of activities that promote recovery, self-determination, self-advocacy, well-being, and independence. Peer Recovery Services are individualized, recovery-focused and based on a...
With everything going on in the world right now, these can be understandably stressful times for many. However, for those who are ready to change the direction of their life and overcome their addictions, OneEighty is ready to serve as a partner for a brighter future. Unique Treatment Plans OneEighty offers a wide variety of treatment services to...
Addiction doesn’t discriminate. This disease can affect anyone, from any walk of life. It could impact someone who is currently homeless, or a seemingly successful corporate executive. No matter your background, OneEighty is here to help. Like any disease, addiction can be treated and overcome. First Step: Ask For Help For many, the first step in...
The Community Relations and Prevention department provides multiple prevention and education services in Wayne and Holmes counties for community groups, schools, businesses, and individuals in the community. Their goal is to provide education about the effects of substance abuse, domestic violence, safe-dating and other topics in a way which...
OneEighty is extremely passionate about gender equality — in fact, it’s been a part of our programs from the very beginning. OneEighty’s role in gender equality began in 1978, when a group of Wayne County women began holding informal meetings to determine how to help family violence victims. Volunteer efforts led to shelter and support for...