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Horizon Wellness Walk 2017

August 23rd, 2017

Horizon Health Services is preparing for its fourth annual Wellness Walk. The purpose of the walk is to gain funds for additional programs and education to better serve the needs of our clients. Although the walk is becoming a company tradition, everyone is welcome! Q & A’s about our Annual Wellness Walk: When is it? […]

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Mental Health Awareness: Stages Of Mental Health Conditions

May 16th, 2016

Mental Health America, the same organization that sponsors Mental Health Awareness Month, works to change people’s attitudes towards mental health. And one of their newest campaigns is aimed at encouraging people to get help in the early stages. Why? Think about how we classify other serious illnesses, like cancer or diabetes. We don’t wait until […]

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May is Mental Health Awareness Month

May 10th, 2016

The observance of National Mental Health Awareness Month helps to raise awareness of mental health conditions and related issues that affect many Americans. This year’s theme is “Life with a Mental Illness,” and organizations such as Mental Health America is asking people to share what it feels like to live with a mental illness, whether you […]

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An essential ingredient for your mental health

May 11th, 2015

One of the toughest aspects of dealing with depression and anxiety is that they often lead you away from the one thing that can really help you: social support. While both conditions make you feel like being alone, reaching out to others can actually reduce the stress that they bring. Depression and anxiety are isolating. […]

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Schizophrenia Awareness Week

May 22nd, 2014

As we wrote in a previous post, May is Mental Health Awareness Month. As part of that effort to raise awareness about the true meaning and impact of mental illness, May 18 – 24, 2014 has been designated Schizophrenia Awareness Week. Why? One out of 100 Americans suffers with schizophrenia. Schizophrenia is one of the […]

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May is Mental Health Month

May 14th, 2014

Since 1949, May has been designated National Mental Health Awareness Month by the Mental Health America organization. Why? It has become a dedicated time for advocates and activists across the country to draw attention to the mental health issues that affect as many as one in four Americans. It may shock you to know that […]

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Lady Gaga Promotes Youth Mental Health

January 7th, 2013

Sometimes it takes a celebrity to shed some attention on important issues.  Horizon Health Services thought that this particular announcement by Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation and the National Council, was worth mentioning in our blog, due to the fact that is in support of raising awareness for mental health care. Lady Gaga’s Born […]

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