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As a culture, we don’t treat addiction like we treat other illnesses. The stigma associated with a person struggling with substance use is still pervasive. Today, there are too many people – even in the medical community – who consider addiction a choice, or a moral failing. Imagine having a physician who can not only…Read Full Article
The hard truth is that crisis and trauma can impact anyone’s life – at any time. And when someone loses hope, they also lose the reasons they need to seek support, heal and grow. OneEighty is in the business of offering a whole multitude of powerful reasons, for those who are hurting, to reach out…Read Full Article
Gardening is an opportunity to get outside, soak up the sun and improve your health and well-being. The OneEighty Women’s Residential Treatment Center was the perfect location to incorporate gardening as the newest recreational program. “The land that the Noble Foundation gifted to OneEighty for our facility was the perfect setting to incorporate outdoor activities…Read Full Article
History of Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM and #DVAM) This awareness month has evolved from the “Day of Unity” in October 1981 observed by the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV), with the intent to connect advocates across the nation who were working to end violence against women and their children. Common themes of advocacy activities…Read Full Article
Designed for individuals with moderate to severe substance use disorder, OneEighty’s Partial Hospitalization Program offers a level of care between intensive outpatient and residential treatment. Participants can join the 20-hour per week program at any time after insurance approval and completing an assessment. For more information, call us at 330-264-8498.Read Full Article
OneEighty was recently granted a 3-year renewal of our accreditation by CARF International! CARF, which stands for Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, works with providers to ensure they are providing high quality services and meeting organizational/program standards. CARF accreditation is an ongoing process and demonstrates that OneEighty is committed to continuously improving services and…Read Full Article
Families Talk Prevention, Family Education Series, Understanding Addiction This is the final program in our 3-part series Family Education Series, Understanding Addiction. 1st Program: Neurobiology of Addiction: Addiction 101 Presented by OneEighty’s Medical Director, Dr. Nicole Labor. CLICK HERE to learn more 2nd Program: Recovery Support CLICK HERE to learn more 6:00pm at The University of Akron…Read Full Article
Sometimes all we need to improve a negative mindset is to take a break from ordinary. Taking a break, by definition, means to stop doing something for a short period of time. Why not apply this to doing the same thing day in and day out! This simple practice of taking a break can help…Read Full Article
We often hear self-esteem referenced. But what is self-esteem and why does our level of self-esteem matter? R.E.S.P.E.C.T The dictionary definition of the word esteem is “respect and admiration.” So, self-esteem could be simply defined as respecting and admiring yourself. The American Psychological Association defines self-esteem as “the degree to which the qualities and characteristics…Read Full Article
May is Mental Health Awareness Month Mental Health Awareness Month began in the United States in 1949 and was started by the Mental Health America (MHA) organization (then known as the National Association for Mental Health). In April, OneEighty asked community members from Wayne and Holmes Counties to commemorate this important month by submitting a…Read Full Article