New Jersey Hope and Healing
Are you struggling with stress and anxiety due to the COVID-19 Pandemic?
New Jersey Hope and Healing is here to help.
The Mental Health Association in New Jersey, in collaboration with the New Jersey Department of Human Services’ Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services, Disaster and Terrorism Branch, offers this Crisis Counseling Program (CCP) through a Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA/SAMHSA) grant
Virtual Groups for Emotional Support
A vast variety of virtual support and discussion groups are available to provide emotional support. These groups are for people from all walks of life and address a vast variety of topics, such as: health care workers, caregivers, teachers, parents, adults, teenagers, Baby Boomers, Spanish-speaking, and many more.
JULY VIRTUAL GROUPS: Click here for a “clickable” downloadable pdf of the Virtual Groups Schedule.
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GRUPOS DE APOYO ESPANOLES
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About the New Jersey Hope and Healing Crisis Counseling Program
The mission of the Crisis Counseling Program (CCP) is to assist individuals and communities in recovering from the effects of natural and human-caused disasters through the provision of community-based outreach and psycho-educational services. The CCP supports short-term interventions that involve the counseling goals of assisting disaster survivors in understanding their current situation and reactions, mitigating stress, assisting survivors in reviewing their disaster recovery options, promoting the use or development of coping strategies, providing emotional support, and encouraging linkages with other individuals and agencies who may help survivors in their recovery process (recover to their pre-disaster level of functioning):
- NJ Mental Health Cares Helpline, 866-202-HELP (4357)
- Emotional Support by Texting NJHOPE to 51684
- Crisis Counseling
- Group Education, Connection and Emotional Support
If you have a question please email firstname.lastname@example.org.