Mental Health and Kids

Are you struggling to keep your child’s autism under control? Consider joining Goryeb Children's Hospital's Parent Support Group for Autism Spectrum Disorder, where we will share best practices in treatment for these conditions. Sessions are held on the first Thursday of every month at 11:00am in our Child Development and Autism Center, located at Morristown Medical Center Outpatient Medicine, Suite 250, 435 South Street, Morristown, NJ. For more information and to register, please call 973-971-8906.




Mental Health and Kids 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, to register for any of these programs call 1-800-247-9580 Monday through Thursday between 8:30am to 8:00pm and Friday between 8:30am and 4:30pm, or sign-up online at Atlantic Health System’s classes and events registration; all programs are free unless a fee is indicated.

Parent Support Group for Autism Spectrum Disorder
Parents can receive emotional support and learn how to cope with the challenges of raising a child with autism. The group is professionally led by a licensed psychotherapist.
First Thursday of every month, 11:00am
Child Development and Autism Center
Morristown Medical Center Outpatient Medicine, Suite 250
435 South Street, Morristown, NJ
For more information and to register, please call 973-971-8906.

 
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