Artistry and Beauty in Recovery Art Exhibit features local artists of all ages

By Ardith Van Riper

Gateways Counseling Services, LLC hosted their first Artistry and Beauty in Recovery Art Exhibit on May 15 in Black River Falls.  May is National Mental Health Month.  Local artists of all ages were on hand to display and discuss their aptitude to create influential works of art through their recovery journey and beyond.

“We strive to assist our clients in discovering their own inner strengths, and by using those; uncover the ability to use the tools necessary to proceed down the path to recovery, resolve and resilience,” states Gateways website.

Gateways Counseling Services has locations in Marshfield, Neillsville, and Black River Falls and provides services in behavioral health, substance abuse and narcotic treatment, and outpatient day treatment.