NJ Mental Health Community Events

February 2019

 

Wednesday, February 27Relapse Prevention & Rehospitalization Workshop – Understanding Your Role as a Caregiver. For families of individuals with a mental health condition. Please join IFSS Sussex from 6:30-8:30. p.m. in a discussion group designed to help caregivers identify early warning signs and intervene with techniques that may help reduce the risks. Registration is free but requested. To register, please call 973-579-4399 ext. 606 or email cparmelee@mhaessexmorris.org.

Thursday, February 28 – African American Mental Health in our Diverse Society,” 6pm, The Dora Stern Gallery at Arts Unbound, 544 Freeman St, Orange NJ 07050. Hosted by Arts Unbound. Presented by NAMI NJ’s AACT-NOW.

Thursday, February 28 – Your Invited to attend the CIT-NJ Center of Excellence 2018 Year End Forum, 9:00 am to 4:00pm, Middlesex Fire Academy, 1001 Fire Academy Drive, Sayreville, NJ 08872.

 

March 2019

Tuesday, March 12 – BBRF Webinar – “The Biology of Addiction,” Register here.

Tuesday & Thursday, March 12 & 14Mental Health First Aid 8-hour course, 1-5 p.m. at Sussex County Community College, $35.

 

April 2019

Monday, April 1NAMI NJ Dara Axelrod Expressive Arts Mental Health Poetry Contest 2019 submission deadline.

Monday, April 1 – “Listening Sessions” for consumers and family members to provide DMHAS with feedback related to Community Support Services from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at the Morris County Library. View flyer.

Thursday, April 4 – “Listening Sessions” for consumers and family members to provide DMHAS with feedback related to Community Support Services from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at the Burlington County Library. View flyer.

Tuesday, April 9 – BBRF Webinar – “Circadian Rhythms and Bipolar Disorder,Register here.

 

May 2019

Sunday, May 5NAMIWalks Mercer County

Saturday, May 11Caregiver Care Camp, organized by NAMI NJ, DMHAS Wellness Recovery Prevention and Rutgers UBHC.

Saturday, May 18 NAMI NJ Open House / Walk Rally

 

June 2019

Saturday, June 15NAMI NJ Annual Meeting

June 19-22 – 2019 NAMI National Convention will be held in Seattle, Washington. This year’s theme is Our Movement, Our Moment. Learn more.

 

September 2019

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

 

December 2019

Saturday, December 7NAMI NJ Annual Conference

 

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