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We’ve all been living through what are undeniably stressful times lately. But sometimes, feelings of extreme stress go beyond spending a few minutes worrying about what’s in the headlines. For many, prolonged stress or extremely high levels of stress can lead to anxiety and depression, and even have an impact on our physical health. Common Signs...
At OneEighty, we know that our efforts will be much more successful when the entire community is involved. To that end, we provide prevention and education services throughout Wayne and Holmes Counties. By educating schools, businesses, and other community groups about challenges such as substance abuse, domestic violence, and safe dating, we can...
OneEighty is known for a wide range of services, such as helping people escape from domestic abuse or quit addictions. We are here to help people change directions. Mental health services play a key role in accomplishing these important goals. Traumatic Experience Counseling Domestic violence and sexual assault are just two examples of trauma that...
OneEighty, believes that all people should be treated with respect and equality. Unfortunately, despite the great stride’s society has made as a whole, this often doesn’t happen — especially for the LGBT+ community. While things have come a long way, this community still faces significant challenges. This is why the recognition of June as LGBT+...
Receiving a diagnosis for a mental illness is an important first step on your road to recovery, but where do you go from there? In reality, the appropriate treatment will vary based on the individual’s diagnosis, as well as their preferences and goals. There is no “one size fits all” solution with mental health services — and that’s a good thing....
MAY DEPARTMENT OF THE MONTH: Outpatient Services/Department Outpatient Department has several programs and services open to the community. The services provide are coordinated with other programs available at OneEighty; Medical Services, Residential Services, Victim’s Services, Peer Support Services, Housing Services, and Community Partners (...
While there continues to be stigma surrounding mental illness, the truth of the matter is that it can affect anyone. One in five adults suffers from mental illness, meaning that millions will require mental health services this year. While mental illness can be harder to identify or diagnose than a physical injury, there are some signs you should...
May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and for good reason. It is estimated that one out of every five adults experiences mental illness each year. While not all of these individuals require mental health services, this important issue deserves understanding and compassion from all. Spreading awareness through this cause is a key part of reducing...
While the potential harm caused by alcohol abuse is well-documented, there is no denying that alcoholism continues to destroy lives in our own community and across the country. Because this is such a prevalent issue, we feel that it is best to review some key facts regarding alcohol misuse. Identifying Alcoholism Alcoholism is a chronic disease...
Free telephone support to our community members who may be struggling with the health crisis and the Stay-At-Home Order.
Provided by OneEighty, ANAZAO and The Counseling Center. If you or a loved one is struggling with stress or anxiety due to the pandemic and would like help, we are here for you.  ...
Few things are more tragic than when a child suffers from violence or sexual abuse. April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. It is important for everyone to understand the facts and how they can get involved in preventative efforts. What is Considered Abuse? Child abuse refers to any form of abusive behavior that occurs at the hands of...
While the name OneEighty may be only four years old, we’ve been serving residents of Wayne and Holmes counties for many years. Our history of helping people in our community goes all the way back to the 1970s. We’re proud of the growth we’ve achieved on the path to becoming OneEighty, especially as it has helped us reach more at-need individuals....
As the nation grapples with COVID-19, it’s important to remember that social distancing doesn’t have to mean social isolation, especially for those of us in recovery from addiction, who rely on supportive networks as part of our healing.  To help support individuals in recovery from substance use disorder, Addiction Policy Forum has partnered with...
OneEighty is proud to celebrate Women’s History Month. It is an opportunity to honor the past, inform the present and inspire the future. The Establishment of Women’s History Month Women’s History Month is designated to celebrate and commemorate the role women have played in the history of our country, while also serving as an opportunity to...
OneEighty will update this article as needed regarding COVID-19.  (New information added 5.20.2020- Look for NEW)   At OneEighty the safety and well-being of our clients, residents and staff is our top priority. Our primary purpose is to meet the needs of our clients during this difficult time while keeping our staff as safe as...