NJ Mental Health Community Events

November 2019

Monday, November 4 – NAMI Middlesex County in collaboration with Intensive Family Support Services of Middlesex County (IFSS) Invites you to attend their Fall Speaker Series, “Essentials of Healthy Communication When Mental Illness is Involved” at UBHC 671 Hoes Lane West, Rm. C101, Piscataway, 7:00-9:00 pm. For more information, view flyer.

Monday, November 4 – “A Mindfulness Experience” a free presentation by Debra Hollinrake, C.LAC, from 7-9 p.m. at Bridgeway, 93 Stickles Pond Rd., Newton, NJ. No registration required. Click here for flyer.

Tuesday, November 5 – NAMI Smarts for Advocacy, 6 pm – 8:30 pm, Atlantic Cape Community College, Contact Abbie Katz at abbieekatz@aol.com or call 215-327-7940 to register or for more information.

Tuesday, November 12 – Brain & Behavior Research Foundation presents: Meet the Scientist Webinar – Integrating Virtual Reality into Psychotherapy for Anxious Youth, 2:00 – 3:00 PM EST, Presented by Michelle Pelcovitz, Ph.D. Register here.

Wednesday, November 13The ABCs of Recovery from Mental Illness, with Carol Kivler, MS, CSP, at 6pm at Toms River Library. This presentation provides practical but powerful non-medical strategies and an overall approach for facing and sustaining recovery. Sponsored by NAMI Ocean County. Registration required – call 732-349-6200 or visit theoceancountylibrary.org/events.

Wednesday, November 13 & Friday, November 15 – Mental Health First Aid, 9 am – 1 pm, 8-hour course, sponsored by The Mental Health Association of Essex and Morris and Saint Clare’s Behavioral Health. Held at Sussex County Community College, Building B, Room 315. Registration: $35 (see flyer for registration details). Click here for flyer.

Thursday, November 14NJ Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association’s 39th Fall Conference: The Art & Value of Psychiatric Rehabilitation, at Pines Manor, Edison.

Thursday, November 14In Our Own Voice Presentation, Johnson Public Library, 274 Main St, Hackensack, NJ.

Thursday, November 14A Conversation About Signs and Symptoms: A Primer on Juvenile Mental Health, 7pm at Hopatcong High School, 2A Windsor Ave., Hopatcong.

Saturday, November 16 – SAMHAJ Celebration, 12:00 – 3:00 pm, Crown of India, 660 Plainsboro Rd, Plainsboro Township, NJ 08536.

Saturday, November 16 – Working Your Wheel: A Self-Care Workshop, Utilizing the 7 Dimensions of Wellness, 10 am – 12 pm, 348 Main Street, Orange, NJ 07050. Please RSVP at RGOPrograms@gmail.com. View flyer.

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

Tuesday, November 19Princeton University presents: Movies for Mental Health, A free event featuring food, short films and discussion. 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm, 41 William Street, Princeton, NJ.

Wednesday, November 20Exclusive Pilot Release, A Mental Health Comedy, 6 – 7 pm, Bow Tie Cinemas in Red Bank, NJ.

Wednesday, November 20 – A Conversation About Signs and Symptoms: A Primer on Juvenile Mental Health, 7pm at Sussex County Technical School, 105 N. Church Rd., Sparta.

 

 

December 2019

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.

Saturday, December 7NAMI NJ Annual Conference, Fairbridge Hotel and Conference Center in Somerset

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.

 

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