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Carrier Clinic® CEO Named 2017 Living Legend by Bedside Harp

Carrier Clinic® CEO/President Donald J. Parker with Bedside Harp® Founding President Edie Elkan at the 15th Annual Bedside Harp Graduation Celebration held on August 6.

Carrier Clinic® CEO Named 2017 Living Legend by Bedside Harp

Donald J. Parker received award during 15th Annual Bedside Harp Graduation Celebration
“Carrier Clinic® is pleased to be one of seven hospitals in New Jersey and Pennsylvania that offers the many benefits of Bedside Harp to patients,” said Don Parker, CEO/President of Carrier Clinic. “As a treatment facility for mental health and substance use disorders, we see firsthand how valuable the experience of therapeutic harp music can be. A holistic approach to health and recovery is essential to our patients as they work toward leading healthy lives; Bedside Harp is a piece of the healing puzzle. I am exceptionally grateful for Bedside Harp’s work and am humbled to be named a Living Legend by the organization.”

On Sunday, August 6, 2017, Parker was honored as the 2017 Living Legend by Bedside Harp Founding President Edie Elkan during a graduation celebration.

“We are thrilled that Don was unanimously chosen to become our 2017 Bedside Harp Living Legend,” said Elkan. “Our Bedside Harp Living Legend tradition began in 2005 and is intended to honor those in the medical community who support and champion our work as harp therapists.”

For more information about Bedside Harp, visit BedsideHarp.com.

About Hackensack Meridian Health Carrier Clinic

Hackensack Meridian Health Carrier Clinic is a nonprofit Central Jersey behavioral health care provider, specializing in psychiatric and addiction treatment. Hackensack Meridian Health Carrier Clinic includes an inpatient psychiatric hospital, detoxification and rehabilitation centeradolescent and teen residential facility, and a fully accredited middle and high school for students classified emotionally disturbed. For more information about Hackensack Meridian Health Carrier Clinic and its services contact us through our website or call 1-800-933-3579.


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