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Barnabas Health Behavioral Health Center Hosts Mental Health Events in April


To help members of the community improve their overall health and wellness, Barnabas Health Behavioral Health Center is offering free mental health events in April. The events are open to the public and will be held at Barnabas Health Behavioral Health Center located at 1691 U.S. Highway 9 in Toms River.

Confidential Mental Health Screening Days, designed to educate individuals about the signs and symptoms of mental health issues, will be held Wednesday April 9 and 16 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mental Health Screenings include depression, anxiety, stress, obsessive compulsive disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder. Walk-ins are welcome but pre-registration is encouraged by calling 1-800-300-0628.

A Mood Disorder seminar, led by Robin Midouhas, MSN, RN, CS Advanced Practice Nurse, is scheduled for Wednesday, April 9 at 2 p.m. The informal discussion will cover how mood disorders affect family and friends and not just the individual diagnosed with the disorder. Support and treatment options will be addressed, too. For more information call 1-800-300-0628.

ADiabetes and Depression program, also led by Robin Midouhas, will be held Wednesday, April 16 at 2 p.m. The discussion will cover how it's common for individuals with a chronic illness, like diabetes, to also suffer from depression. Treatment options and support will be addressed. For more information call 1-800-300-0628.

About Barnabas Health Behavioral Health Center

The Barnabas Health Behavioral Health Center offers an extensive array of high-quality, clinically-focused programs. These programs include a 100-bed acute care psychiatric facility which provides inpatient and intensive outpatient programs for adults and older adults diagnosed with psychiatric and dual disorders. At the Barnabas Health Behavioral Health Center, the multidisciplinary staff includes experienced professionals in nearly every facet of behavioral health care. This allows the provision of truly customized and highly specialized treatment tracks, as well as programs for the dually diagnosed.

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