NJ Mental Health Community Events

May 2020

Wednesday, May 20 – The YMCA is inviting families to this webinar to learn strategies and supports for managing fears and worries together, 6:30-7:30 PM, Presented by Dr. Shilpa Pai and Kristine Lubas, LCSW, For more information, view flyer.

Wednesday, May 20 – Disability Rights New Jersey in collaboration with Central Jersey Legal Services invites you to attend their online free webinar – “Informative Session on Healthcare Directives and Advance Care Planning,” 4 PM, Register here.

Thursday, May 21 – NAMI’s Ask the Expert Webinar: What to Know Before Using a Mental Health App – Learn how to find the app that best matches your needs, 4:00-5:30 PM EDT, Presented by John Torous, M.D. Register now.

Sunday, May 30NAMIWalks Mercer County

Sunday, May 31 – The Darren Clark Jr Memorial Corp invites you to their 2nd Annual Charity Lunch, 12 pm – 4 pm, at the Capital Grille, 1 Garden State Plaza, Paramus, NJ. For more information, view flyer.

 

June 2020

Wednesday, June 3 – The Sashbear Foundation, who runs Family Connections on behalf of NEABPD in Canada, is hosting a Summer Webinar Series – Discover Mindfulness: What is it and What It Isn’t, 7:00 pm EST, Presented by MSBR teacher, Karen Waddell. Advanced registration required. Register here.

Tuesday, June 9 – Brain & Behavior Research Foundation presents: Meet the Scientist Webinar Series – The Science of Parent-Based Treatment for Childhood Anxiety, 2:00 pm EDT, Presented by Eli R. Lebowitz, Ph.D. Register now.

 

July 2020

Saturday, July 11 – NAMI NJ Multicultural Picnic, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm, at Thompson Park, Grove 4AB, Perrineville Road & Schoolhouse Road, Monroe, NJ 08831.

Tuesday, July 14 – Brain & Behavior Research Foundation presents: Meet the Scientist Webinar Series – Widely Prescribed Stimulants and the Risk of Psychosis in Young People with ADHD, 2:00 pm EDT, Presented by Lauren Moran, M.D. Register now.

 

August 2020

Tuesday, August 11 – Brain & Behavior Research Foundation presents: Meet the Scientist Webinar Series – An Update on Treatment of Bipolar Depression, 2:00 pm EDT, Presented by Andrew A. Nierenberg, M.D. Register here.

 

September 2020

Tuesday, September 8 – Brain & Behavior Research Foundation presents: Meet the Scientist Webinar Series – Assessing & Managing Adolescent Suicidal Behavior New Approaches, 2:00 pm EDT, Presented by David A. Brent, M.D. Register Now.

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