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...
27th Annual McHenry Soberfest

27th Annual McHenry Soberfest

Hypnosis, Meditation and Recovery Join Dr. Denise Casey Saturday, November 19, 2016, at McHenry Soberfest 2016 as she presents on the benefits of hypnosis and meditation in the recovery process regardless of addiction or behavior. Dr. Casey will discuss how...
Alcohol Awareness Month 2015

Alcohol Awareness Month 2015

This post references a past event and is here for reference only. Update: 25 July, 2019The resources at the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence website are not currently available.If this is an emergency, go to your local emergency room or outpatient...
Stand Strong Together

Stand Strong Together

“Just knowing you’re not alone is often enough to kindle hope amid tragic circumstances.”*   In honor of National Recovery Month, BBHW is starting a unique group. “Stand Strong Together” is a therapist run group designed for those who are...
When the Helper Needs Help

When the Helper Needs Help

What happens when the Helper needs Help? As human beings living in a busy stressful world, at times we find it helpful to turn to someone for support, guidance and assistance. We seek the consultation of medical doctors, attorneys, surgeons, mental health providers,...
National Recovery Month

National Recovery Month

Each September, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) (http://www.samhsa.gov), within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) (http://www.hhs.gov), sponsors National Recovery Month (Recovery Month), which celebrates...