Horizon Blog

NYS Takes Action Against Fentanyl Overdoses

July 30th, 2020

NYS is taking action against the rise in fentanyl related overdoses. Last week, New York State Office of Addiction Services and Supports (OASAS) announced their new public awareness “Prevent Overdose” campaign. This new fentanyl campaign is designed to prevent overdose deaths and empower the public with information needed to help save lives. As we live […]

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EMDR Therapy

July 1st, 2020

A look into the healing offered in EMDR therapy- from a counselor and patient’s perspective. (716)831-1800 | Facebook | Instagram | Twitter | Linkedin

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Helping your Child & Teenager with Depression

June 23rd, 2020

Many children and teenagers experience moments of sadness. We all do. However, when depression plays a role, that sadness can become overwhelming. It’s important to know the signs to look for and how you can help at home. Symptoms of Depression in Children Prolonged periods of sadness or mood which does not change as circumstances […]

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Inpatient Treatment: Needed Now More Than Ever

June 2nd, 2020

Horizon Village is one of the most comprehensive service providers in WNY. We offer different levels of residential and detox services. While much has changed recently, we continue to offer these lifesaving services to our community. Over the past few months, we have taken significant safety measures to ensure the wellbeing of our patients and […]

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Managing Emotions and Grief from and within COVID19

May 29th, 2020

There are many challenges posed from COVID-19 and many of us are feeling emotions that we may have never experienced before. For many who have lost someone, the feeling of grief is immense. Even those in our community who haven’t lost someone are still feeling some of the stages of grief as we navigate the […]

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Free Opioid Overdose Prevention Training

May 15th, 2020

Overdoses are on the rise throughout Western New York. While overdoses have always been a reality in substance use treatment and recovery, during such a difficult time in our world, they are even more prominent with the stress of recent changes. Whether you or a loved one has or does struggle with substance use, or […]

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How to Help your Child & Teenager with Anxiety

May 5th, 2020

Under the best of circumstances, parenting a child with mental health care needs can be especially stressful. The current pandemic has exasperated that stress for children and their caregivers. During this unprecedented time routines have been disrupted, which can contribute to heightened symptoms of anxiety for those who rely on things to be predictable. Children: […]

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Adolescent & Family Services

April 20th, 2020

Horizon Health offers mental health and substance use treatment for adolescents, ages 13 and older, along with family support and counseling. Our teleservices allow you and your child easy and safe support. We understand that making the decision to reach out for help can be difficult, especially for a teenager. Our experienced counselors are here […]

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