Promoting Healthy Living Through Education, Training & Advocacy

Promoting Healthy Living Through Education, Training & Advocacy

Pathways develops and provides services which respond to the local needs of the Carteret community and the student population.

Pathways develops and provides services which respond to the local needs of the Carteret community and the student population.

Our mission is to reduce substance abuse, especially among youth.

Our mission is to reduce substance abuse, especially among youth.

Professional development courses for addiction counselors, prevention specialists, and school faculty and staff.

Professional development courses for addiction counselors, prevention specialists, and school faculty and staff.

Effective approaches to school-based alcohol and other drug prevention.

Effective approaches to school-based alcohol and other drug prevention.

COVID-19 Response

As a result of the various states of emergency at the state, county and our schools, and out of abundance of caution, our offices are officially closed through April 20, 2020.

However we are still operational. If you need to speak with us, please call us on our main line at 732-254-3344 and leave a message at the tone and someone will get back to you as soon as possible. Otherwise, please send an email to mail@wellspringprevention.org. You can also send an email to specific staff through Our Staff page available here. (https://wellspringprevention.org/about-us/staff)

If you are in need to referral services, please call the statewide addiction helpline at 844 REACHNJ, or visit our web-based helptool available here. (https://wellspringprevention.org/information-referral/treatment-referrals)

Training

Wellspring offers an ever-expanding array of professional development courses for addiction counselors, prevention specialists, and school faculty and staff. All courses are approved for initial and renewal credits toward multiple state and national credentials. Courses are available in traditional classroom and e-Learning formats.

Addiction Counselors

addiction councelorsWellspring offers all 270 hours of addiction coursework required for initial credentialing as a Licensed (LCADC) or Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC) in New Jersey and many other states.

Prevention Specialists

prevention sub websitesWellspring offers all 120 hours of prevention coursework required for initial credentialing as a Certified Prevention Specialist (CPS) in New Jersey.

Professional Development

professional dev sub websitesWellspring offers nine one-hour professional development courses in an online format for professionals.

Pathways

Gender & Sexuality Alliance (GSA)

Gender & Sexuality Alliance (GSA)

The Gender & Sexuality Alliance club, commonly referred to as the GSA, is a recreational...

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Poet Glenis Redmond Inspires Students Wi…

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by Pathways Clinicians Jeanne Neuwirth, LCSW and Lisa Lussier, LSW Carteret Middle School students were recently...

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The Evolution & Happenings of the Pa…

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By: Anna Pepe, Anna Pepe, Clinical Supervisor - PathwaysIn...

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Coalition

Partnerships for Success Grant

Partnerships for Success Grant

The initial purpose of this grant ion is to determine the reasons that may cause...

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Events

29 Apr 2020
05:00AM - 08:00PM
Coalition Meeting - April 2020
RWJMS Clinical Academic Bldg. CAB 13 May 2020
10:00AM - 12:00PM
Coalition meeting - May 2020
Wellspring Center for Prevention (NCADD) 10 Jun 2020
01:00PM - 03:00PM
Coalition Meeting - June 2020
Wellspring Center for Prevention (NCADD)

#What’s Your Hashtag?# - 2020 Young Wo…

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By: Mara Carlin, Coordinator of Coalition and Community ProgramsOn March 6, 2020, The Coalition for...

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Latest News

Compassion in a Time of Uncertainty

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By Heather Lynn Ward, MSW, LSW, CPS, Coordinator of...

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Addiction News & Policy Update for W…

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Flattening The Mental Health CurveIn the last two weeks, the COVID-19 situation has become perhaps...

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The Benefits of Positive Affirmations

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By: Kimberly Hill, MSW, LCSWAn affirmation or "positive affirmation" can be defined as using a...

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Drug and Alcohol Facts Week -- Monday Ma…

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By: Mara Carlin, Coordinator of Coalition and Community ProgramsThis week marks the National Institute of Drug...

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Latest News

Compassion in a Time of Uncertainty

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By Heather Lynn Ward, MSW, LSW, CPS, Coordinator of...

Read more

Addiction News & Policy Update for W…

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Flattening The Mental Health CurveIn the last two weeks, the COVID-19 situation has become perhaps...

Read more

The Benefits of Positive Affirmations

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By: Kimberly Hill, MSW, LCSWAn affirmation or "positive affirmation" can be defined as using a...

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Drug and Alcohol Facts Week -- Monday Ma…

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By: Mara Carlin, Coordinator of Coalition and Community ProgramsThis week marks the National Institute of Drug...

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