Wednesday, February 27
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is often thought of as a disorder that only impacts military veterans. However, nearly 90% of people will experience a traumatic event in their lives. The goal of this webinar is to discuss the events that can lead to PTSD, how symptoms can manifest across the lifespan, and how to help those who may be experiencing symptoms of PTSD.
Tuesday, February 26
The ages of 15 through 21 is the time when young people are beginning to develop adult roles such as becoming an employee and/or college student.
The Family Support Center of NJ training department conducts interactive sessions intended to assist families of children with developmental disabilities targeting different age ranges in order to address unique needs. For professionals, trainings are provided across various disability specific areas of interest, including; education, employment and other professional development areas. Within each of the training sessions, attendees are exposed to appropriate advocacy strategies and are encouraged to develop a person centered approach towards planning and services.
For the first time in team history, the BlueClaws, a Class A affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies, will host an LGBTQ Pride Night to celebrate people from every sexual orientation and genders.
Event runs from 5 pm - 8 pm at FirstEnergy Park
The Rutgers University Board of Governors approved a proposal Tuesday by the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology to build a new facility for the Rutgers Center for Adult Autism Services on Rutgers-New Brunswick’s Douglass campus.
Over the past several years, as diagnoses mushroomed, society has developed an increasing number of resources to help children with autism and their families. But once those children become adults, the resources become scarce.
Experts largely agree on steps New Jersey should take to create a more effective and efficient Medicaid system and reform plans have already been drafted for some changes, like reforming how doctors are paid for their care and improving services for those with complex needs.
First Lady Tammy Murphy will join DCF Commissioner Christine Norbut Beyer in a press conference on Wednesday, February 13, 2019, 11 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. in the Pure Conference Room at Capital Health Medical Center – Hopewell