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DBSA Princeton Suspends Meeting for Teens and Young Adults

DBSA Princeton is suspending our meeting for teens and young adults effective immediately. There will be no meeting on September 2, 2017. The chapter expects to decide on the future of this meeting during October. Please check back for an update which we expect to post by the end...
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New Age Range for Teen/Young Adult Support Group

At the first teen and young adult support group meeting on May 6, 2017 (the planned initial meeting on April 15 was not held) it was decided to set the age range for this group to 15-25. Meetings are being held on the first and third Saturdays of the  month  in the Education...
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New Support Group in Princeton for Teens and Young Adults

DBSA Princeton is pleased to announce a new support group for teens who are 16 or older, and young adults up to their early 20s. The first meeting will be Saturday, April 15, 2017 in the Education Center at the University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro. Subsequent...
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New Support Group Meeting Saturdays in Hamilton Township, Mercer County Starting March 11

DBSA Princeton is adding a twice monthly Saturday meeting starting March 11, 2017 at the Reach Out/Speak Out Community Wellness Center in Hamilton Township, Mercer County, New Jersey. The support group will meet on the second and fourth Saturdays of the month from 11:00 AM to...
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FREE WORKSHOP: Access Mental Health/Addiction Treatment and Maximize Your Health Insurance Benefit!

DBSA Princeton in partnership with the Plainsboro Public Library will present a workshop on using health care reform and parity laws to receive the insurance benefits owed to you for treatment for mental health or addiction issues. Carol Rickard, LCSW, a mental healthcare...
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FREE EVENT: Shifting the Focus from Illness to Wellness on Sunday, October 25 in New York City

Award-winning author, United Nations Global Expert, and mental and civil rights advocate, Melody Moezzi will keynote the DBSA I to We Tour: New York City event on October 25, 2015. The national organization of the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) and local community...
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Ask the Doctor with David Nathan October 20; Mindfulness with Nathalie Edmond on December 8

DBSA Princeton will welcome David Nathan, MD and Nathalie Edmond, PsyD to present at our support group meetings on October 20 and December 8, respectively. Our guests will share their knowledge and insights with the group for the first hour of our meetings, from 7:30 to 8:30 PM,...
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Workshop on April 8: Transforming Illness to Wellness!

DBSA Princeton will kick off a series of occasional educational presentations with Carol Rickard speaking on Transforming Illness to Wellness. Her workshop will be on Wednesday, April 8, from 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM at the University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro in...
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DBSA Princeton Presents Community Education Panel on Depression

DBSA Princeton presented a Community Education Panel on Depression yesterday at NAMI Mercer’s offices in Lawrenceville. The program was developed by the DBSA national organization to encourage affiliated chapters, such as Princeton, to do outreach to and educate the community....
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DBSA Princeton’s Depression Community Education Program at NAMI Mercer on Sunday, October 5

To help provide peer, family and community support, DBSA Princeton will present a Depression Community Education Program to be held at NAMI Mercer on Sunday October 5, 2014. The program will run from 2 PM to 4 PM. NAMI Mercer is in Lawrence Township at the Lawrence Commons...
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DBSA Princeton Begins Quarterly Presentations to Psychiatric In-Patients

On September 7, DBSA Princeton made our second presentation about our support group meetings to in-patients at a local psychiatric facility. We previously presented at the facility, which we don’t have permission at this time to identify, on June 15 and will continue these visits...
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Ask the Doctor with David Nathan on October 21

Dr. David Nathan, a Princeton psychiatrist and medical adviser to DBSA Princeton since its founding in 2004, will appear for an Ask the Doctor session at our meeting on October 21. We will start the meeting with a quick check-in to give attendees a chance to bring up any issues...
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