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What Types of Programs and Services are Provided?
           Skill Enhancement
          Activities
           Social Skills Groups
           Rehabilitation Readiness
           Service Coordination
           Group Therapy
           Psychiatric Assessment
           Daily Structure
           Medication Evaluation
           Medication Education
           Medication Monitoring
           Individualized Treatment
          Planning
           Individual Counseling
           Nutrition
           Leisure Skill Development
           Problem Solving Skills
 
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Horizon House
Continuing Day Treatment Program
7 Clayton Ave
Cortland, NY 13045
607-758-6100
Mission Statement
       The mission of Horizon House is to offer individuals whose functioning has been impeded by a severe/enduring mental illness, the opportunity to obtain and maintain the clinical stability, community-based support and life skills necessary to live in the community and pursue their personal life goals.
What is Continuing Day Treatment?
       A group focused clinical program that offers a variety of interventions and educational experiences for people whose lives have been impacted by a severe and enduring mental illness.
       This program helps clients to enhance their life skills, clinical stability and general functioning.
Who Benefits from This?
       Individuals whose lives have been substantially impaired by their mental illness and are in need of a higher level of structure and support than that which can be provided in a clinic setting
How is This Program Different from Others?
       Based on a group format, not individual contacts.
       This allows individuals not only to benefit from the structure, groups programs, skill building activities, counseling, and stimulation offered by staff; but also to learn from the experiences and expertise of his or her peers.
       Each person enrolled in the program receives individualized evaluation, treatment planning and psychiatric services and is assigned a primary therapist.
How Often do People Have to Attend?
       Part of the Treatment planning process is to set up a schedule for the program attendance based upon the individuals current clinical condition.
       Individuals need to attend Horizon House regularly and participate in various groups and programs if they are to benefit from this type of service.
Text Box: Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday
 8:00AM to 4:00PM,
Evening program hours 
on Monday & Friday
Text Box: Text Box: NEWS!!!
Horizon House has a blog over at Wordpress. The blog will give you information about treatment through the eyes of the patients receiving treatment. There will be articles by clients and clinicians. Click here and don't forget to add the blog to your favorites.

Text Box: Mark Thayer - Director
of Community Services 
E-Mail:
mthayer@cortland-co.org
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Date Last Updated  02/11/2013

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