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Monthly Meeting: What is Dialectical Behavior Therapy?
Jennifer Vitale, LCSW, Sr. Social Worker, Adult Outpatient, The Zucker Hillside Hospital - will present:
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is a form of cognitive behavior therapy that was specifically developed to treat chronically suicidal and/or self injuring people living with borderline personality disorder. DBT is now also used effectively to treat other disorders. Learn how applying this innovative technique can help individuals regulate their emotions, Read More
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A Hidden Conversation: The Truth About Mental Health in the Black Community
Wednesday, March 28, 6-8PM
Irwin S Quintyne, North Amityville Annex, 1 Commerce Blvd., Amityville, NY 11701
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Presented By: Black Long Island & NAMI Walks Long Island /QueensRead More
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Nakesha Williams resisted help from social workers, friends and acquaintances, some who only knew her as a homeless woman, and others who knew of her past.
By BENJAMIN WEISER, for the NY Times, MARCH 3, 2018