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There are still so many misconceptions about substance use disorder. It continues to be viewed by many as a moral failing, rather than a disease. “It’s just as treatable as any other illness or disease,” stated Cheryl Thomas, OneEighty Outpatient Services Manager. “We just use different methods of treatment. It’s very behavioral, and there’s an…Read Full Article
For most people, holiday shopping puts a huge dent in an already stretched budget. But for those who want to celebrate the true spirit of Christmas, consider the gift of volunteering to help our clients find a way to have some sense of holiday celebration. At OneEighty, our residential and outpatient clients who have been…Read Full Article
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
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
Recovery housing is a great resource for individuals who are in recovery from a drug or alcohol addiction. It serves as a transitional living program for qualified individuals who are seeking to continue their sobriety on their road to recovery. OneEighty, formerly known as STEPS at Liberty Center throughout the community, maintains five recovery houses…Read Full Article