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Coaching Helps Open New Doors

By OneEighty / September 27, 2022

The word ‘recovery’ is often defined as the act of getting back or regaining something lost or taken away. How perfect then that OneEighty’s ‘Recovery Coaches’ are the people who mentor people with addiction issues in reimagining their new beginnings. For over forty years, Bobbi Douglas, Executive Director of OneEighty, has worked to build the…

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“We never know when we make a difference”: An Interview with Recovery Coach Michelle Graves

By OneEighty / September 27, 2022

During National Recovery Month, an initiative launched by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration to increase public awareness around mental health and addiction recovery, we celebrate those in recovery and recognize the work that service providers deliver to the community. This includes the work of Michelle Graves, one of OneEighty’s most beloved peer…

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The Continuum of Care Is Key to Preventing Relapse

By OneEighty / August 22, 2022

What makes OneEighty unique in its approach to treating addiction is the continuum of care, the treatment journey a person takes from initial detox all the way through their path to recovery. OneEighty provides support every step of the way.  Dr. Nicole Labor, OneEighty Medical Director, likens the continuum to a bookshelf. “The bookend on…

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Life Comes Full Circle: My Story of Addiction Recovery

By OneEighty / July 18, 2022

The road from addiction to Community Coalition Manager wasn’t straight and narrow. In fact, the story told by Nonya Wenger mirrors that of many individuals who have veered off the path of healthy living. “I lived in a family engaged in substance abuse and I started using drugs and alcohol with them from a young…

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Partial Hospitalization Program: An Addiction Treatment Option to Meet Your Needs

By OneEighty / July 18, 2022

When you hear the term Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP), your first thought might be that the program takes place in a hospital. And in some cases, this is true. But at OneEighty, PHP is a program offered in their continuum of care that delivers a high level of treatment but allows the client to return…

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Everything You Need to Know About Residential Treatment

By OneEighty / June 28, 2022

OneEighty provides a full continuum of care, which means we’re with you all throughout your journey to recovery. A big step of that journey is our residential rehabilitation program, which we offer for those with substance use disorder to help them change direction.  We have two residential treatment facilities: Pathway for men, a Victorian house…

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Finding the Right Therapist and the Right Mental Health and Addiction Treatment

By OneEighty / June 20, 2022

When it comes to finding treatment for mental health or addiction issues, there is no such thing as “one size fits all.” That is why collectively, the staff at OneEighty is certified in a broad spectrum of addiction and mental health counseling treatment options.  Jane, (not her real name), was 28 years old when she…

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Residential Treatment: A Full Continuum of Care

By OneEighty / March 16, 2022

Residential treatment for substance use disorder is an important step in a person’s journey to recovery. OneEighty has two residential treatment facilities: Pathway for men, a Victorian house which was renovated in 2008, and the Women’s Residential Treatment Center (WRTC) which was built in 2019. “We want people to be healthy and have a life,”…

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How Much Is Too Much? An Interview with Dr. Nicole Labor on Alcohol and Substance Abuse

By OneEighty / February 15, 2022

In 2021, the most common diagnosis at OneEighty for substance use disorder was alcohol dependence at 34%. While opioid use has seen a significant decline, this rate of alcohol dependence has remained consistent over the last three years. In the pandemic, substance use has increased, making people even more vulnerable to addiction. So why does…

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Hope Lives Here. Meet our substance use recovery coaches.

By OneEighty / December 15, 2021

At OneEighty, recovery coaches are familiar with recovery because they’ve had their own lived experience with substance use or mental health issues, and they’ve been successful in their recovery journey. “We’re living, breathing examples that recovery is possible,” OneEighty Recovery Coach, Lori Radakovich explained. She self-identifies as being in active substance use recovery from substance use.…

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