Horizon Blog

RNs Wanted: Great Work-Life Balance!

November 3rd, 2018

Horizon Health Services, a Best Place to Work in NY and WNY for over 10 years, is looking for extraordinary RNs to join our team! At Horizon, you’ll be working with a great team of behavioral health professionals and enjoy a healthy work-life balance. In addition, some of our over the top benefits include: Accruing […]

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New Resources from The American Society of Anesthesiologists

October 17th, 2018

Physician anesthesiologists can help safely and effectively manage pain from surgery, injury or chronic conditions. Founded in 1905, the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) is an educational, research and scientific society with more than 52,000 members organized to raise and maintain the standards of the medical practice of anesthesiology. ASA is committed to ensuring physician […]

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Social Media and FoMo

October 15th, 2018

At its core, social media appears to link people together through constant contact and scroll-able visual representation of other people’s lives. It can be a positive experience for many people to keep tabs on current and former friends, close and distant family, and variety of coworkers and colleagues; however, new research is beginning to point […]

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Four Need-to-Know Facts About Psychosis

October 13th, 2018

Perhaps you’ve heard the term “psychosis.” Many of us have heard the word and have a vague idea of what it describes. As almost 3 in 100 people will experience an episode of psychosis sometime in their lives, it’s important to get the facts straight. If you had a rough idea of what psychosis is, […]

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October is National Depression Awareness Month

October 11th, 2018

October is National Depression Awareness month. It is a time for all of us to pause and reflect on the fact that millions of Americans are suffering from depression and too many are unsure how to get help. According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA), more than 16.1 million Americans, 6.7 percent, […]

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Overcoming Anxiety: What Works?

October 7th, 2018

There are two well-researched methods for treating anxiety: psychotherapy and medications. Many people will also supplement these clinical approaches with personalized wellness activities. The result? It takes time, but the evidence shows that these approaches can lead to a healthier, happier life: with less emotional white-knuckling and a more even outlook in the day-to-day. Let’s […]

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Aurora Village is Now Open!

October 5th, 2018

Aurora Village, on the Horizon Village Campus in Sanborn NY, is officially open to serve the specific needs of women ages eighteen and older suffering with severe substance use disorder. At Aurora Village, residents and families are provided the opportunity to better understand the disease of addiction, practice and develop healthy coping skills, repair and […]

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Overcoming Depression: What Works?

October 3rd, 2018

Depression, like many health conditions, is highly treatable. And, like many health conditions, what works best will depend on the underlying causes and the severity of the illness. If you or a loved one are struggling with depression, here’s a brief overview of treatments that can help restore balance and vitality: Treatment Options for Depression […]

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