Problem Gambling Month

Problem Gambling Month

Problem Gambling? Know When to Fold ‘Em! Gambling: Risking something of value on an activity or event in which the outcome is uncertain, in hopes of winning something of material value. Gambling is one of the most common forms of entertainment available today....
2017 National Recovery Month

2017 National Recovery Month

These days, we often hear about the “problem” of addiction, but what is the “solution”? National Recovery Month is recognized each September to draw awareness to the possibility of recovery from alcohol abuse, dependence or addiction to drugs and to celebrate the...
One Voice – Call to Action

One Voice – Call to Action

Opioid and Heroin Addiction Workshop Barrington Behavioral Health & Wellness will be participating in the ‘One Voice – Call to Action’ on Opioid and Heroin Addiction, Friday, August 18, 2017 at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington,...
International Overdose Awareness Day

International Overdose Awareness Day

International Opioid Awareness Day Join Barrington Behavioral Health & Wellness, the Lake County Opioid Initiative and Live4Lali in supporting the International Overdose Awareness Day August 31, 2017. IOAD is a global event held on August 31st each year and aims...
Great American Smokeout

Great American Smokeout

November 17th is YOUR Quit Day! Every year, on the third Thursday of November, smokers across the nation take part in the American Cancer Society Great American Smokeout event. Encourage someone you know to use the date to make a plan to quit, or plan in advance and...