EVENTS

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SEPTEMBER 2018

Tue.  9/4 – NAMI Family Support Group & Information meeting – Is your loved one experiencing a mental health crisis?  Support group meets 1st Tuesday of every month, 7-9 p.m.  Newton Medical Center Emergency Dept. Conference Room, 175 High St., Newton, NJ. Enter through hospital main door and turn right after welcome desk.  Click on link for flyer.

Mon.  9/10 – NAMI Connection Support Group – Our peer-led support group for adults who have experienced mental health challenges. Meets 2nd and 4th Monday of every month (excluding legal holidays) from 6:00-7:30 p.m., with informal conversation until 8 p.m. at A Way to Freedom Wellness Center, 29 Trinity St, Newton, NJ.  Parking lot and entrance are at rear of the Mitchell Agency Building on the corner of Trinity and Moran Streets.  Just show up.  Click on link for flyer.

Wed. 9/13The Gut-Brain Connection & Mental Health by Doreen Rasp, as part of the general membership meeting from 7-9 p.m.  Open to public.  Doreen Rasp has been a Registered Nurse since 1995 and completed a Master’s degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner from Rutgers University in 2009.  In 2015, Rasp completed a Post-Master’s certification as a Mental Health Nurse Practitioner from Wilkes University.  She has specialized in primary care as well as gastroenterology. Her blended experience has led to her increasing awareness and interest in the connection between the brain and the gut. Bridgeway, 93 Stickles Pond Rd., Newton, NJ.  For information, call 973-214-0632.  Click on link for flyer.

Mon.  9/24NAMI Connection Support Group – Our peer-led support group for adults who have experienced mental health challenges. Meets 2nd and 4th Monday of every month (excluding legal holidays) from 6:00-7:30 p.m., with informal conversation until 8 p.m. at A Way to Freedom Wellness Center, 29 Trinity St, Newton, NJ.  Parking lot and entrance are at rear of the Mitchell Agency Building on the corner of Trinity and Moran Streets.  Just show up.  Click on link for flyer.

Tue.  9/25 – Parent/Guardian Support Group   – co-sponsored by Family Partners of Morris & Sussex and NAMI Sussex. Support group meets the 4th Tuesday of every month from 7 – 8:30 p.m. at Family Partners, 67 Spring St. (use Spring St. entrance), Newton, NJ.  Co-facilitated by Lauren Hirtes and Jeri Doherty, NAMI-trained facilitators and teachers of “NAMI Basics,” a free six-week course for parents and guardians of children (2-18) with emotional, behavioral, or mental health challenges.  For information, call 973-­940-3194 or 973‐214-0632.  Click on link for flyer.

Tue.  9/25 – PTS (post-traumatic stress) Connection Support Group– A FREE RECOVERY SUPPORT GROUP FOR VETERANS, POLICE AND FIRST RESPONDERS RECOVERING FROM POST-­‐TRAUMATIC STRESS AS A RESULT OF THEIR SERVICE. Led by trained Veterans and First Responders in recovery themselves. Meets 4th Tuesday of every month from 7:00 ­‐8:30 p.m. Bridgeway, 93 Stickles Pond Rd., Newton, NJ.  For information, call 973-­865-­0605 or 973‐729-­6534.  Click on link for flyer.

Wed. 9/26 Suicide: The Ripple Effect” documentary film screening at 7:30 p.m.  The event will only take place if we get 21 more ticket reservations by noon on Sept. 14!   You can reserve tickets ($12 each) and track our status at http://bit.ly/2LbYlUn. NOTE:  Credit cards will only be charged if the event takes place.  For more information, contact NAMI Sussex at nami.sussex@gmail.com or (973) 214-0632.  www.SuicideTheRippleEffect.com  Click on link for flyer.

 

OCTOBER 2018

Tue.  10/2 – NAMI Family Support Group & Information meeting – Is your loved one experiencing a mental health crisis?  Support group meets 1st Tuesday of every month, 7-9 p.m.  Newton Medical Center Emergency Dept. Conference Room, 175 High St., Newton, NJ. Enter through hospital main door and turn right after welcome desk.  Click on link for flyer.

Mon.  10/22NAMI Connection Support Group – Our peer-led support group for adults who have experienced mental health challenges. Meets 2nd and 4th Monday of every month (excluding legal holidays) from 6:00-7:30 p.m., with informal conversation until 8 p.m. at A Way to Freedom Wellness Center, 29 Trinity St, Newton, NJ.  Parking lot and entrance are at rear of the Mitchell Agency Building on the corner of Trinity and Moran Streets.  Just show up.  Click on link for flyer.

Tue.  10/23 – Parent/Guardian Support Group   – co-sponsored by Family Partners of Morris & Sussex and NAMI Sussex. Support group meets the 4th Tuesday of every month from 7 – 8:30 p.m. at Family Partners, 67 Spring St. (use Spring St. entrance), Newton, NJ.  Co-facilitated by Lauren Hirtes and Jeri Doherty, NAMI-trained facilitators and teachers of “NAMI Basics,” a free six-week course for parents and guardians of children (2-18) with emotional, behavioral, or mental health challenges.  For information, call 973-­940-3194 or 973‐214-0632.  Click on link for flyer.

Tue.  10/23 – PTS (post-traumatic stress) Connection Support Group– A FREE RECOVERY SUPPORT GROUP FOR VETERANS, POLICE AND FIRST RESPONDERS RECOVERING FROM POST-­‐TRAUMATIC STRESS AS A RESULT OF THEIR SERVICE. Led by trained Veterans and First Responders in recovery themselves. Meets 4th Tuesday of every month from 7:00 ­‐8:30 p.m. Bridgeway, 93 Stickles Pond Rd., Newton, NJ.  For information, call 973-­865-­0605 or 973‐729-­6534.  Click on link for flyer.

NOVEMBER 2018

Tue.  11/6 – NAMI Family Support Group & Information meeting – Is your loved one experiencing a mental health crisis?  Support group meets 1st Tuesday of every month, 7-9 p.m.  Newton Medical Center Emergency Dept. Conference Room, 175 High St., Newton, NJ. Enter through hospital main door and turn right after welcome desk.  Click on link for flyer.

Mon.  11/26NAMI Connection Support Group – Our peer-led support group for adults who have experienced mental health challenges. Meets 2nd and 4th Monday of every month (excluding legal holidays) from 6:00-7:30 p.m., with informal conversation until 8 p.m. at A Way to Freedom Wellness Center, 29 Trinity St, Newton, NJ.  Parking lot and entrance are at rear of the Mitchell Agency Building on the corner of Trinity and Moran Streets.  Just show up.  Click on link for flyer.

Tue.  11/27 – Parent/Guardian Support Group   – co-sponsored by Family Partners of Morris & Sussex and NAMI Sussex. Support group meets the 4th Tuesday of every month from 7 – 8:30 p.m. at Family Partners, 67 Spring St. (use Spring St. entrance), Newton, NJ.  Co-facilitated by Lauren Hirtes and Jeri Doherty, NAMI-trained facilitators and teachers of “NAMI Basics,” a free six-week course for parents and guardians of children (2-18) with emotional, behavioral, or mental health challenges.  For information, call 973-­940-3194 or 973‐214-0632.  Click on link for flyer.

Tue.  11/27 – PTS (post-traumatic stress) Connection Support Group– A FREE RECOVERY SUPPORT GROUP FOR VETERANS, POLICE AND FIRST RESPONDERS RECOVERING FROM POST-­‐TRAUMATIC STRESS AS A RESULT OF THEIR SERVICE. Led by trained Veterans and First Responders in recovery themselves. Meets 4th Tuesday of every month from 7:00 ­‐8:30 p.m. Bridgeway, 93 Stickles Pond Rd., Newton, NJ.  For information, call 973-­865-­0605 or 973‐729-­6534.  Click on link for flyer.

DECEMBER 2018

Tue.  12/4 – NAMI Family Support Group & Information meeting – Is your loved one experiencing a mental health crisis?  Support group meets 1st Tuesday of every month, 7-9 p.m.  Newton Medical Center Emergency Dept. Conference Room, 175 High St., Newton, NJ. Enter through hospital main door and turn right after welcome desk.  Click on link for flyer.

Mon.  12/10 – NAMI Connection Support Group – Our peer-led support group for adults who have experienced mental health challenges. Meets 2nd and 4th Monday of every month (excluding legal holidays) from 6:00-7:30 p.m., with informal conversation until 8 p.m. at A Way to Freedom Wellness Center, 29 Trinity St, Newton, NJ.  Parking lot and entrance are at rear of the Mitchell Agency Building on the corner of Trinity and Moran Streets.  Just show up.  Click on link for flyer.

Mon.  12/24NAMI Connection Support Group – Our peer-led support group for adults who have experienced mental health challenges. Meets 2nd and 4th Monday of every month (excluding legal holidays) from 6:00-7:30 p.m., with informal conversation until 8 p.m. at A Way to Freedom Wellness Center, 29 Trinity St, Newton, NJ.  Parking lot and entrance are at rear of the Mitchell Agency Building on the corner of Trinity and Moran Streets.  Just show up.  Click on link for flyer.