September is National Recovery Month!

September is National Recovery Month!

National Recovery Month (Recovery Month) is a national observance held every September to educate Americans that substance use treatment and mental health services can enable those with a mental and/or substance use disorder to live a healthy and rewarding life....
Am I Drinking Too Much?

Am I Drinking Too Much?

Alcohol Awareness Month – April 2018 According to the American Dietary Guidelines, for those under the age of 65, moderate drinking is considered to be: 1 drink per day for women Up to 2 drinks per day for men Less for those age 65 and over One drink = 1 ounce...
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...
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...