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Mental Health First Aid Training

Thursday, November 16, 2017 
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Breakfast and lunch will be served.

Presented by Bergen County Department of Health Services, Mental Health First Aid Training is a unique opportunity to participate in first aid training for mental health.

What is Mental Health First Aid?

• Evidence-based interactive course that spans either one 8-hour or two 4-hour sessions

• Teaches students the signs of mental illness and substance abuse

• Introduces a five-step action plan to initiate referral to mental health resources

Why is Mental Health First Aid Important?

• Just like CPR, it is a vital skill that improves the well-being of our community

• Helps to eliminate stigma associated with mental illness and substance abuse

• Promotes recovery and resiliency

Register Today
This course is valued at $170 but thanks to the ongoing support of the County, participants may attend at no charge!
Register with RoseMary Klie: rklie@bergenregional.com or 201.225.7674

New Bridge Medical Center Auditorium
230 East Ridgewood Avenue, Paramus, New Jersey 07652

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NAMI Meet the Professional

NAMI presents Meet the Professional

Maria Fischer, Esq. 

Maria Fischer of Hinkle, Fingles, Prior, & Fischer is dedicated to serving people with disabilities and their families. As the mother of a child with disabilities, Ms. Fischer, is personally committed to the field of disability law. Her legal work is focused on helping families of adults with disabilities to access and retain appropriate services. 

Ms. Fischer earned her law degree from Seton Hall University. She is a member of the Bar Associations of New Jersey and Pennsylvania. 

Thursday, November 9 • 7 pm to 9 pm

New Bridge Medical Center

230 E. Ridgewood Avenue, Paramus, NJ

Enter at Main Entrance, and proceed RIGHT to the Auditorium at the end of the corridor

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9th Annual A Taste of Bergen

Thank You

To all of our A Taste of Bergen guests, sponsors and restaurants for a fun-filled, sold out evening supporting our Foundation. Check back for photos and videos of the night’s highlights!

Thank You To Our Participating Restaurants
Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza
Ben and Jerry’s
Blue Moon Mexican Cafe
Bonefish Grill
The Capital Grille
Claremount Distilled Spirits
Davey’s Irish Pub & Restaurant
Davia
The Dog and Cask
From Scratch
Hearth & Tap
Gayeon Restaurant
Jack’s Lobster Shack
Jersey Spirits Distilling Co.
The Martini Grill
The Melting Pot
Morrison Catering
Oceanos Oyster Bar & Sea Grill
Taverna Mykonos
Pier 115
The Park Steak House
Park West Tavern
Rosa Mexicano
Season’s Sushi Table
The Shannon Rose Irish Pub
Sofia

Thank You to our Sponsors:
Care Plus Foundation, Inc.
Nancy L. Mueller, M.D.
ToneyKorf Partners, LLC
Steven R. Korf
Investors Bank
Que Entertainment
Deborah D. Visconi, President and Chief Executive Officer, New Bridge Medical Center

Proceeds benefit The Foundation’s support of the hospital’s patients and long term care residents as well as Stigma-Free mental health and substance abuse initiatives, education, and outreach.