Parent Health / Well-being

New Atlantic HPV CenterModernized, state-of-the-art, inpatient rehabilitation is coming to Northern New Jersey. As part of a joint venture with Kindred Healthcare, Atlantic Health System recently broke ground on a new Atlantic Rehabilitation at the prestigious Giralda Farms campus. The two story, 38-bed facility will feature private rooms, spacious therapy gyms, transitional living apartments and specialized programs for patients recovering from stroke, brain and spinal cord injuries, and amputation. Rehabilitation services will continue to be offered at 95 Mount Kemble Avenue in Morristown until the new location opens in the second quarter of 2019.
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Parent Health/Well-Being Programs and Screenings


Education and prevention can keep you and your loved ones healthy. We invite you to take advantage of the programs, support groups and screenings available. Unless otherwise noted, for more information, fees, class locations, and to register for Parent Education programs at Overlook Medical Center, please call 908-522-2946; for Parent Education programs at Morristown Medical Center, please call 973-971-5027. View calendars with a full list of programs offered at Morristown Medical Center and Overlook Medical Center.

Lunch & Learn: Living Your Yes with Arthritis
Learn about different kinds of arthritis, available resources, treatment options and self-management strategies.
Fee: $5 fee for lunch for non-YMCA Members
Monday, July 9: 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Summit YMCA, 67 Maple Street, Summit, NJ
For more information, or to register, please call 908-273-3330.
 
The Path to Better Health
Individuals struggling with a chronic illness can learn how to better manage various aspects of their disease and life. Participants must attend all four dates.
Fridays, July 13, 20 and 27, and August 3; 10:00 to 11:30am
Overlook Medical Center – Union Campus, 1000 Galloping Hill Road, Union, NJ
For more information and to register, please call 1-844-472-8499.
 
Summer Sizzle Line Dancing
Dance your way to increased stamina, flexibility, balance and fitness while having fun. A variety of music, including popular and country, will be used.
Fee: $30 for four weeks
Fridays, July 13, 20 and 27, and August 3; 3:00pm
Morristown Medical Center Health Pavilion, 333 Mount Hope Ave, Rockaway, NJ
For more information or to register, please call 1-844-472-8499.
 
The Path to Better Health
Individuals struggling with a chronic illness can learn how to better manage various aspects of their disease and life. Participants must attend all four dates.
Tuesdays, July 17, 24 and 31 and August 7; 2:00pm
Morristown Medical Center Outpatient Medicine
435 South Street, 3rd Floor Conference Room, Morristown, NJ
For more information and to register, please call 1-844-472-8499.
 
Medicare Question and Answer
Local Aetna representatives will answer all questions related to Medicare.
Wednesday, July 25; 2:00pm
Tuesday, August 21; 10:00am
Morristown Medical Center Health Pavilion
333 Mount Hope Avenue, Community Room, Rockaway, NJ
For more information and to register, please call 201-681-2949.
 
Gentle Yoga
Older adults can learn the basics of yoga using chair and standing poses.
Fee: $50 for all 9 weeks, $6 drop-in
Wednesdays, July 25 through September 25; 10:30am
(No class August 29)
Morristown Medical Center Health Pavilion, 333 Mount Hope Ave, Rockaway, NJ
For more information and to register, please call 1-844-472-8499.
 
Summer Grillin' & Chillin'
A registered dietician will discuss portion control and healthy food choices that will help you enjoy those summer barbecues while staying lean. Refreshments will be served.
Wednesday, August 1; 2:00pm
Morristown Medical Center Outpatient Medicine
435 South Street, 3rd Floor Conference Room, Morristown, NJ
For more information, or to register, please call 1-844-472-8499.
 

Smoking Cessation
Receive the support and guidance needed to quit smoking in six weeks. This group is free and open to all adults in the community, but registration and a smoking assessment are required to participate.
Carol G. Simon Cancer Center, Radiation Conference Room
For class dates and to register, please call 973-971-7971 or 973-971-5781.

 
Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)
This highly-acclaimed program can help you take control of the anxiety and chronic conditions affecting your life. Please bring a yoga mat to all classes.
Chambers Center for Well Being, 435 South Street, Morristown, NJ
For more information and a schedule, please call 973-971-4890.
 
Overeaters Anonymous
This group meets weekly to offer physical, emotional and spiritual recovery for those who suffer from compulsive eating.
Mondays, 7:00 to 8:00pm
Morristown Medical Center Outpatient Medicine
435 South Street, Third Floor Conference Room, Morristown, NJ
For more information, please call 973-960-1564.
 
Better Breathers Club
Learn techniques to manage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma and other breathing-related issues better.
First Thursday of every month, Noon to 1:30pm
Carol G. Simon Cancer Center, Third Floor Conference Room
For more information and to register, please call 1-866-961-8006.
 
WomenHeart of Morristown Medical Center
This national organization is dedicated to advancing women’s heart health. Join our monthly meetings for education, peer-to-peer patient support and access to local resources. Light refreshments are served.
Second Thursday of every month at Gagnon Cardiovascular Institute: