CarePlus offers a variety of group therapy – support groups and therapeutic group sessions – that enhance the mental and physical well-being of children, teens, and parents who are struggling with social, behavioral, and mental health challenges.
On March 20th, 2017, Jonathan B. Singer, Ph.D., LCSW will be speaking at Bergen Community College for the CarePlus Foundation, Inc. 2017 Annual Conference. The presentation, entitled “Lives Worth Living: Creating an Ecology of Wellness for LGBTQ Youth In School”, will enlighten professionals and community members on how to create safe spaces by cultivating sensitivity and awareness.
Jonathan B. Singer is an associate professor specializing in suicide prevention, bullying, family-based interventions, and social work practice. He is the author of over 45 publications, the host of the Social Work Podcast, and co-author of the book Suicide in Schools: A Practitioner’s Guide to Multi-Level Prevention, Assessment, Intervention and Postvention (School-Based Practice in Action) – which will be available for purchase at the conference.
“Every year we aim to bring relevant information to our community with this event,” stated CarePlus Senior Vice President, Tara Augustine. “These topics have been showing up all over the news, and we feel it is important for everyone to pay attention to ensure that all children feel safe, and that we as a community know what to do when someone feels hopeless.”
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