Horizon Blog

The Good Climb: Challenge Your Physical & Mental Endurance

July 1st, 2022

Are you interested in pushing yourself to new heights, both mentally and physically? Do you want to strengthen your mental endurance while being supported by like-minded and encouraging individuals? The Good Climb Endurance Challenge is an opportunity for you to take yourself out of your comfort zone and become a better, stronger version of yourself. […]

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Everybody has a Story: Normalizing the Conversation Around Mental Health

May 26th, 2022

A mom discusses her journey of finding support for her children as they faced mental health challenges. Navigating mental health disorders is a continuous journey, and for parents, it’s critical to feel comfort in knowing your loved one is receiving the support and resources they need. Reaching out for help and normalizing the conversation plays […]

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Share Your Service: Meet Antwanaisja!

May 13th, 2022

As a Senior Care Coordinator, Antwanaisja’s passion, motivation, and hard work as a member of the Horizon Team ensures those we serve receive comprehensive and quality care. Antwanaisja has been with the Horizon team for almost three years and graduated from Canisius College with a Bachelor’s in Psychology. She’s currently pursuing a Master’s in Public […]

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A Mom’s Perspective and the Hope Found With Treatment

April 22nd, 2022

Listen to a mom tell some of her story of how she helped her son… from the crush of enabling to the realization that those struggling with addiction can help themselves with support. (716)831-1800 | Facebook | Instagram | Twitter | Linkedin

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The Benefits of Engaging in Art Therapy

March 18th, 2022

For some, traditional talk-therapy is a great way to discuss and process trauma, anxiety, depression, or other life struggles. For others, talk-therapy can be more of a challenge and can leave individuals feeling defeated if they don’t see improvement in their lives. Many are led to believe that talk-therapy is the only option available to […]

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Expressing Life’s Challenges through Art Therapy

March 18th, 2022

A brief overview of art therapy featuring licensed Creative Arts Therapist Anna McCarthy Schwartz. Art therapy offers individuals the space to explore and process the feelings, memories, and effects of emotions and past experiences. This approach to therapy allows individuals to find a sense of safety and control within their environments and helps them process […]

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Horizon Health Awarded Grant to Increase Access to Mental Health Services

March 3rd, 2022

With the ongoing national mental health crisis, the need for access to services has never been greater. According to the National Institute of Mental Health Disorders, about 1 in 4 adults, or 26% of Americans, suffer from a diagnosable mental disorder in a given year. On a New York State level, 1 in 10 adults […]

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Share Your Service: Meet Shacarah!

February 4th, 2022

Horizon’s Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, & Belonging (DEIB) Council was established in 2014 to develop, implement and promote its cultural philosophies in treatment, among staff and within the community. Throughout the years, the Council has passionately worked toward bringing forth additional resources, best practices, approaches, and training for everyone at Horizon and our community. To recognize […]

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