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The Gift Of New Beginnings Year Round

By OneEighty / December 20, 2023

During the holiday season, many of us are consumed with finding the perfect gift. But for the individuals involved in Care and Share of Wayne County, their special gifts don’t need to be wrapped or decorated with bows. Their special gift involves sharing time, talents, and understanding with the adults and children housed at OneEighty’s emergency…

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10 Ways to Navigate a Sober Holiday Season with Peer Support

By OneEighty / December 20, 2023

The holiday season often brings about feelings of joy, celebration, and togetherness. However, for some, this time of year can also pose unique emotional struggles. OneEighty Recovery Coach, Tina Nimon, shared her own valuable insights on the importance of peer support during the holidays. “I believe in leading by example. If you can’t see it…

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OneEighty Welcomes Dr. Dennis Helmuth: A Dedicated Psychiatrist and Addiction Specialist

By OneEighty / July 25, 2023

Providing Comprehensive Care for Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders  Dr. Dennis Helmuth, an accomplished physician with both an MD and a PhD, is a board-certified psychiatrist specializing in general psychiatry and addiction psychiatry. With over 34 years of experience, Dr. Helmuth brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the field – particularly in…

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The Importance of High Self-Esteem

By OneEighty / June 2, 2021

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…

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By OneEighty / May 3, 2021

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…

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OneEighty NEW Women’s Residential Treatment Facility: Ribbon Cutting

By OneEighty / January 6, 2020

OneEighty is pleased to announce the opening of our new OneEighty Women’s Residential Treatment Facility. The OneEighty Women’s Residential Treatment Facility is certified by the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services to provide treatment for substance use disorders in a residential setting. The treatment program teaches clients recovery tools for long-term sobriety, and…

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Talk to Your Kid’s, They’re Listening

By OneEighty / August 1, 2019

In August of 2019, a countywide campaign launched urging parents to talk with youth about risky behaviors such as underage drinking. The campaign then known as “Talk. They’ll Listen” was relaunched in 2023 and entitled “Talk to Your Kid’s, They’re Listening”. The new campaign will be seen on social media, billboards, flyers, posters and radio…

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How to Get Help After Being Sexually Assaulted

By OneEighty / April 18, 2019

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month in the United States. The public goal is to help survivors of sexual assault get help and to raise awareness about the damage caused by sexual violence.  Sexual violence occurs in every community and affects people of all genders, race, and ages. It involves any sort of sexual contact…

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Why is it Important to Have a Support System?

By OneEighty / March 29, 2019

It does not matter what you have been through in your past, or what you believe your future looks like. Life has an interesting way of throwing us curveballs and it’s our job to manage the situation as best as we can.  One of the tools that can help us navigate life’s murky waters is…

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Becoming an Emotionally Strong and Independent Woman

By OneEighty / March 12, 2017

Regardless of whether you’re trying to overcome the heartbreaking impacts of domestic violence or your own struggles with alcoholism, becoming an emotionally strong woman won’t just help you improve your self-worth and find inspiration on the road to recovery—it will also help you make significant changes in the world around you. How do you become…

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