By Rikki Frischman, Preventionist The 2022-2023 school year has just begun. As people move on from the craziness of the last two and a half years, many teachers, parents, and students still have thoughts and concerns about what this new school year will bring. While the risk of children getting very sick from Covid-19 is…Read More
Promoting Healthy Living Through Education, Training & Advocacy
Who Is Wellspring Center for Prevention?
Wellspring Center for Prevention is a private nonprofit agency serving community members and organizations of Middlesex and Monmouth Counties. We are dedicated to improving the health and well-being of individuals, families, and communities through our quality prevention and intervention services. Our programs promote sound mental health, effective family functioning, and awareness of the devastating effects of substance misuse and dependency.
As part of our offerings, Wellspring provides school-based clinical services in partnership with various school districts in Middlesex County. Our programs are designed around collaboration with the school district’s practices and on-site support services to ensure a seamless, barrier-free environment to care. Each program is staffed by professionals experienced in youth development, mental health counseling, and case management and backed by Wellspring’s mission to help educators focus on their youth and foster and develop healthy minds and healthy bodies.
Upcoming Events and Classes
Details Cultural Competency (P603) This course will increase cultural awareness, discuss the need for change, and the importance of competency for the prevention professional. It…Thursday, October 6, 2022 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Zoom
Want to get involved in Wellspring’s Coalition for Healthy Communities? Join our monthly meeting, held virtually on the second Wednesday of each month at 1:00…Wednesday, October 12, 2022 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Zoom
Instructor: Joel Levine, LCSW, LPC, LCADC, LMFT Class Description: Crisis intervention counseling” means an attempt to facilitate crisis stabilization through the use of specific, time-limited…Wednesday, October 19, 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Zoom
Our work is centered around improving the health and well-being of individuals, families, professionals, and communities through quality prevention and intervention services. Our programs promote sound mental health, effective family functioning, and awareness of the devastating effects of substance misuse and dependency across the lifespan.