Community Events and Programs
Tuesday, May 11 - Wednesday, June 30 @ 09:00 AM
Villanova Fitzpatrick College of Nursing
Parents/caregivers of these adolescents facilitate seeking services for adolescents and understand them in ways that healthcare providers do not. Researchers at Villanova University want to hear your experiences, positive and negative, seeking mental health treatment for your adolescent during and after a suicide crisis.
Tuesday, May 11 - Tuesday, December 28 @ 09:00 AM (Weekly)
The Mourning Meeting is a podcast dedicated to young adults. Interviews include information about grieving at college, pandemic grief, advanced directives for young adults, suicide loss, and much more.
Tuesday, May 11 - Thursday, May 13 @ 01:00 PM
The SPAN Parent Leadership and Advocacy Virtual Conference is a statewide conference for and about meaningful Parent Leadership across New Jersey's education, health, mental health, family support, human services, and child welfare systems.
Tuesday, May 11 - Tuesday, June 29 @ 06:00 PM (Weekly)
Family Enrichment Committee Abilities of Northwest Jersey Inc.
- 5/11-An Overview of the Abilities Day Habilitation Programs
- 5/18-Heigh ho, heigh ho, it's off to work we go!
- 6/1-Let's get Person Centered
- 6/8-Supports Brokerage Services
- 6/15- Housing Opportunities
- 6/22-Getting a guardian
- 6/29-Financial Planning
Tuesday, May 11 - Tuesday, January 25 @ 06:30 PM (Weekly)
Monmouth University Community Care Telehealth Clinic
This free support group is for parents who are now on the clock 24/7 because of COVID-19! Conversations are led by you! MUCCTC is a free online counseling service staffed by supervised Monmouth University clinical social work graduate interns!
Thursday, May 13 @ 12:00 PM
Food for the Brain
Dr Qing Li is an expert in Forest Bathing and has since then authored numerous studies on the benefits it has on human health and mental wellbeing. ?Studies showed that this practice could lower cortisol levels and blood pressure, as well as improve brain function. As a result, the Japanese government incorporated it into their national health program. ?
Thursday, May 13 @ 04:30 PM
SPWA Services, LLC
I/DD transitioning from school to adulthood: What you need to know about applying for Supplemental Security Income. Presented by Beverly Roberts, The Arc of NJ, and Bea Canal, SPWA Services. Join Us Online or Via Phone. (For NJ Residents ONLY.)
Thursday, May 13 @ 07:00 PM
Safe Coalition Hunterdon/Somerset Positive YOuth Prevention Resources Hunterdon County Prosecutor's office Drug Free Task Force o f Hunterdon County
Join a conversation focused on the facts behind cannabis and how that impacts our youth.
Sunday, May 16 - Sunday, November 14 @ 10:30 AM (Weekly)
Institute for Practical Life
Creative Healing is a therapeutic modality that combines powerful counseling techniques along with art-making to help improve emotional, mental health, promoting self-regulation. This group is for adults 18 years old + meets Sundays from 10:30 am to 11:25 am.
Wednesday, May 19 @ 05:00 PM
Hosted by DCF's Youth Council, this free 2-hour event will feature a financial literacy course and a youth forum with Commissioner Christine Norbut Beyer.
Thursday, May 20 @ 11:00 AM
The Career Connection Employment Resource Institute
Join Disability Rights New Jersey for a virtual presentation about New Jersey’s designated protection and advocacy system for people with disabilities
Wednesday, May 26 @ 07:30 PM
In this webinar we will take a deeper dive into how nature supports children's mental wellbeing including strengthened self-esteem and confidence, enhanced positive emotion and reduced negative emotion, stress reduction, restoration, social benefits, and resilience. We will share tips for getting the most out of nature activities to promote children's mental health.
Thursday, June 3 @ 11:45 AM
The Renfrew Center Foundation
Feasting, Fasting and Feelings; Oy Vey! A Transdiagnostic Approach to Treating Eating Disorders in the Jewish Community
This 2 CE seminar will explore the impact of eating disorders in the Jewish community and provide evidence-based tools and creative strategies for clinicians to utilize in their practice.
Thursday, June 3 @ 12:00 PM
Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey
Join the Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey on Thursday, June 3, 2021, from 12 PM to 1 PM for "Implications and Treatment of the Long-term Neurological and Cognitive Effects of COVID-19." A Certificate of Attendance will be provided for one Professional Development Hour. For more information contact [email protected]
Friday, June 18 @ 08:45 AM
The Renfrew Center Foundation
All mental health conditions should be approached with the utmost care in considering the basic ethical practices common to each clinical discipline--confidentiality and informed consent, operating within one's scope of competency and ensuring practices that do not cause harm to our clients. However, the numerous ethical issues facing eating disorders practitioners may differ significantly from those ethics conundrums that arise in work with a general client base.
Saturday, June 19 @ 09:00 AM
C.A.S.T for Kids, Lew's and Flambeau Outdoors
Join C.A.S.T. for Kids for a free fishing event for kids with special needs. A joyful day of fishing brings kids with special needs, their families, and community volunteers together for an explosion of fun!
Saturday June 19th, 2021 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.