Below are MHAMC’s 2018 Educational Programs. These programs are free and open to the public.
MHAMC also hosts a variety of support groups. For more information please call, (732) 542-6422
How do I help someone I love struggling with drugs or alcohol?
Thursday, September 13, 7:00-8:30 PM
*Please note- this workshop will be held at the MHAMC Office*
Holly Heston LCSW to present. Holly has vast experience working with individuals struggling with substance use. Holly will provide an informative presentation on how loved ones can best react to these painful and difficult situations. Holly will discuss numerous coping strategies and procedures for family members to use on a daily basis to best engage their loved one. If you come to the presentation, you probably know your loved one better than anyone else, which can be an empowering tool to best help them. There is never a one size fits all approach; harm reduction may work for some and AA better for others. The presentation will include: positive focus, identifying the using behavior, communication, use of positive reinforcement, right to choice etc.
MHA of Monmouth County – Conference Room
119 Avenue at the Common – Suite 5
Shrewsbury, NJ 07702