March is National Social Work Month, and as one of the largest behavioral healthcare facilities in New Jersey, Carrier Clinic® employs over 75 Social Workers throughout its campus.We have Social Workers on our inpatient psychiatric and addiction units, in our East Mountain School and East … [Read more...] about Carrier Clinic® Celebrates Social Work Month!
Next Monday, February 13, marks the start of an unofficial holiday I recently learned about, and can’t wait to celebrate – it’s “Random Acts of Kindness Week.” Based off of “Random Acts of Kindness Day,” which is celebrated here in the US on February 17th, Random Acts of Kindness (RAK) Week’s … [Read more...] about Random Acts of Kindness Can Boost Your Mood
How will you support your heart? Happy February! I can’t believe how quickly January has passed. For those of you who made the resolution to “get healthy” (I know I did!), here is some information that might help you keep your resolution.Friday, February 3rd is Go Red Day. I hope all of you are … [Read more...] about Go Red Day is Coming
The below post is from 2012, and while we are proud of the Carrier Clinic® blog and it's improvements, we have entirely revamped our website in 2015! Take a look around at what's new or even better with our site, such as our Resource Center with tons of valuable information on mental health and … [Read more...] about Back and Better than ever in 2012!
For our East Coast community, the last few weeks have been very stressful. First, there was an earthquake, something we are definitely not accustomed to. Then, many of us suffered from the devastating effects of Hurricane Irene (and now Lee). And while “mother nature” has been very busy these last … [Read more...] about To top it off, it’s Back to School time!
After months of what turned out to be a REALLY long winter, I’m so happy that Spring has finally arrived! Although we are still getting quite a few rainy days, it is so nice to feel the warm sun on my face.Many people are finally coming out of their winter shell, and starting to pick up the … [Read more...] about Happy Spring!
I love the start of a new year. My desk gets cleaned, my “to-do” list is two pages long, written with a newly-sharpened pencil, and filled with all of the items that I would like to accomplish this year. But, I tend to be a bit on the optimistic side when it comes down to actually being able to get … [Read more...] about New Year’s Salutations!
As we gear up for this Thanksgiving holiday, it is all the more appropriate to say “Thank You” to our employees, patients, community partners and friends – because of their support, we’ve had a wonderful year.An organization does not reach the 100 year-mark by accident. Running any business is … [Read more...] about Celebrating a Century Under the Stars
When it comes to overcoming depression, substance abuse, and the stigmas associated with these and other mental health issues, it's important to know the facts. Check out Carrier Clinic®'s commercial put together to help spread awareness on these issues which affect so many people and their families … [Read more...] about Check out Carrier Clinic®’s new commercial
ECT Program at Carrier Clinic® Welcome back! Sorry I’ve been away for a while ~ Summer is keeping us busy! On July 15th, we offered a mini-conference on our ECT program at Carrier Clinic®, presented by our own Dr. Mehta and Melissa Curcy. We also had a presentation by Carol Kivler, who told us … [Read more...] about ECT Conference a success and other summer fun…