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August 10th, 2018

Horizon is an amazing place to work! Horizon has been recognized as a Best Place to Work by several different organizations, and more importantly our employees, over the past 10 years. Here’s what some of our wonderful staff has to say about working at Horizon. Meet Kathy Kathy is the Nurse Manager for all outpatient […]

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A Walk Towards a New Horizon 2018

July 25th, 2018

Horizon Health Services is preparing for its fifth annual Wellness Walk. The purpose of the walk is to gain funds for additional programs and education to better serve the needs of our community. Everyone is welcome! Q & A’s about The Walk Towards a New Horizon 2018: When is it? The 2018 Wellness Walk will […]

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Top Jobs at Horizon Health Services: July 2018

July 19th, 2018

Serving more than 22,000 individuals in Western New Yorkr each year, Horizon Health Services is a proven leader in mental health and substance use disorder treatment. For 10 consecutive years, Horizon has been named one of the Best Companies to Work for in New York State. At Horizon, our amazing employees are the top reason we are […]

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The Top Four Myths and Facts About Depression

July 13th, 2018

Think of your six closest friends and family. Do you have their faces in your mind? One of them is suffering with depression, or will at some point in their life — statistically, at least. Depression affects nearly 1 in 6 people in their lifetime, making it one of the most common mental illnesses. Depression […]

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Are You at Risk of Developing an Eating Disorder? Red Flags for You or Your Loved One.

July 1st, 2018

The pressure to be thin is felt by nearly all women at some point in their lives, whether it comes during their adolescence, the pressure-packed college years, or in the workplace. Data shared by DoSomething.org sheds light on the frightening scope of women’s negative body issues. According to studies, about 91 percent of women are […]

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PTSD Awareness Month: What You May Not Know About PTSD

June 27th, 2018

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a psychological disorder that affects some people after they have experienced or witnessed a traumatic event. People who live with PTSD experience persistent disturbances in their thoughts, emotions, sensations, and habits that last long after the traumatic event. In honor of PTSD Awareness Month, here’s a few things you might […]

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Bullying in Our Schools, Part III: Cyberbullying

June 15th, 2018

For school-age children, the playground isn’t just a physical space with swings and a slide. It’s also the world of texts and technology, built up with likes, tweets, images, and the latest lens on Snapchat. And just like on a physical playground, the interactions don’t always stay positive. What is cyberbullying? Bullying is harassment by […]

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Introducing Horizon Therapy Associates!

June 13th, 2018

Horizon is pleased to introduce you to Horizon Therapy Associates! Our private counseling team provides a safe and comfortable therapeutic environment for individuals, couples, and families. Horizon uses an innovative evidenced-based behavioral health treatment approach. Our counselors work with you to collaboratively develop a personalized care plan that is based on a comprehensive assessment of […]

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