NJ Mental Health Community Events

September 2019

Monday, September 16 – A Brief Introduction to Suicide Prevention, a presentation on the most up-to-date research on prevention, and what we can all do to fight suicide. 7:00 – 8:30 p.m., Bridgeway, 93 Stickles Pond Rd., Newton, NJ 07860. RSVP to NAMI Sussex at nami.sussex@gmail.com or 973-214-0632. View flyer.

Tuesdays, September 17 through December 3 – The National Education Alliance for Borderline Personality Disorder invites you to attend a 12 week course, Family Connections in Middlesex County. Location: 151 Centennial Ave, Piscataway (RM: B/G). 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. For more information, view flyer.

Tuesdays, September 17 through December 17 – The National Education Alliance for Borderline Personality Disorder invites you to attend a 12 week course, Family Connections. Sponsored by NAMI Sussex at St. Francis De Sales RC Church, 614 Route 517, Vernon, NJ. 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Register here. For more information, view flyer.

Wednesday, September 18 – Learn more about NAMI Basics and for a time of Q&A. Join us for a Zoom Webinar at 6pm. Register Here: NAMI Basics in New Jersey Webinar.

Thursday, September 19 – The Darren Clark Jr Foundation presents: “Reading the Signs,” a Seminar on Mental Illness, 6:00-8:00pm, Newark YMCA, Newark, NJ. View flyer. For more information, visit http://www.darrenmemorial.com/

Monday, September 23 – Seventh Annual Suicide Prevention Conference, by New Jersey Association of Mental Health & Addiction Agencies, Inc., 8:30 am – 12:30 pm, Hackensack Meridian Health Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Hope Tower, 1945 NJ Route 33, Neptune City, NJ 07753. Learn more and get tickets.

Tuesday, September 24Suicide & Stigma: Taking the Conversation Out of the Shadows, 8:30 am – 3:30 pm at NJHA’s Conference and Events Center, Princeton, NJ. Register here.

Tuesday, September 242019 Middlesex County Conference on Mental Health & Addiction Recovery, in celebration of National Recovery Month and dedicated to ending stigma, at the Middlesex County Fire Academy in Sayreville.

Thursday, September 26 – Collaborative Support Programs of NJ (CSPNJ) invites you to Fall Fest, 10 am – 3 pm, Oak Tree Lodge, 1412 Schoolhouse Road, Wall Township, NJ. Download flyer.

Saturday, September 28NAMIWalks New Jersey, Seaside Park, NJ.


October 2019

Thursday, October 17NJHAMAA’s Fall Behavioral Healthcare Conference, Pines Manor, Edison, NJ

Wednesday, October 23 – Life Planning Series: How can I help my loved one now? An educational event for family members with loved ones living with mental illness. Featured Speaker: S. Paul Prior, Attorney, Hinkle, Fingles, Prior & Fischer, Attorneys at Law. 6:30pm-8:30pm, Saint Francis Residential Community-Club Room, 122 Diamond Spring Road, Denville, NJ 07834. Event is free but registration is required. Please call by 10/21/19: Pam: 973-945-7386, Sudhir: 973-768-4657. Sponsored by Saint Clare’s Health and NAMI Morris County. Download flyer

Saturday, October 26NAMI Smarts for Advocacy, 9 am – 4 pm, NAMI NJ Office, Register here. For more information, contact Jayn Demsky at jmdensky@verizon.net


November 2019

Saturday & Sunday, November 16 & 17NAMI Basics Teacher Training


December 2019

Saturday, December 7NAMI NJ Annual Conference, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Somerset.


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