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Eclectic Psychotherapy

Eclectic Psychotherapy CEU

Tuesday, April 2, 2019
6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
2 CEU Credit Hours
Bergen New Bridge Medical Center Auditorium 
Register online

2 CEU Credit Hours for Beginning and Intermediate Level Social Workers

Content:
This topic will provide social workers with practical knowledge and skills. This seminar will also explore ways to combine different models of treatment and when this is applicable to practice. Understanding theories of practice and clinical techniques is critical in effective treatment outcomes. The seminar also explores ethical issues in working with patients and the need to try different approaches to treatment when one approach is not working.

Objectives:

  • Identify 3 empirically validated, effective treatment models that are effective.  
  • Recall 3 interventions to use to reduce clients’ resistance.
  • Name 2 ways to integrate theory and practice in an effective manner.
  • Describe the different objectives of CBT, Solution Focused Therapy, and Family Therapy.

This seminar is for 2 clinical CEU hours. For CEU approval information: https://www.naswnj.org/page/214?. Please contact pbf6@hotmail.com for information about continuing education credits for social workers. If you have questions or concerns about registration, facilities, course administration, and ADA information, contact RoseMary Klie at rklie@newbridgehealth.org.

Speaker: Phil Feldman, PhD, LCSW
Dr. Phil Feldman is the Director at Journey to Wellness substance abuse program and teaches at Rutgers University, Graduate School of Social Work. Dr. Feldman has experience working as a Psychotherapist and Clinical Supervisor for more than 28 years. He has presented over 250 seminars on mental health topics including Personality Disorders, Emotional Disorders and Psychotherapy Models. In addition, Dr Feldman is the author of “The Psychotherapy Manual,” “Co-occurring Disorders Manual” and “Shame Affect: Theory, Research and Clinical Treatment” 





The Therapeutic Relationship

The Therapeutic Relationship CEU

Wednesday, May 8, 2019
6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
2 CEU Credit Hours
Bergen New Bridge Medical Center Auditorium 
Register online

2 CEU Credit Hours for Beginning and Intermediate Level Social Workers

Content:
This seminar is highly relevant to current social work practice. This seminar will provide social workers with clinical practice knowledge and skills. Topics include learning how to monitor the client – therapist relationship and how this relationship changes. The seminar is based on theory and practice guidelines to provide details on how to process relationship issues and to develop knowledge and awareness of subtle changes. This is a key issue in successful clinical practice since research indicates the relationship is the foundation of treatment. Case examples will be used to illustrate the important social work issues.

Objectives:

  • Identify 3 ways to develop a working therapeutic alliance.
  • Recall 2 ways to handle client resistance.
  • Name 2 ways to set boundaries in a professional manner.
  • Describe 2 strategies that can help monitor changes in the client therapist relationship.

This seminar is for 2 clinical CEU hours. For CEU approval information: https://www.naswnj.org/page/214?. Please contact pbf6@hotmail.com for information about continuing education credits for social workers. If you have questions or concerns about registration, facilities, course administration, and ADA information, contact RoseMary Klie at rklie@newbridgehealth.org.

Speaker: Phil Feldman, PhD, LCSW
Dr. Phil Feldman is the Director at Journey to Wellness substance abuse program and teaches at Rutgers University, Graduate School of Social Work. Dr. Feldman has experience working as a Psychotherapist and Clinical Supervisor for more than 28 years. He has presented over 250 seminars on mental health topics including Personality Disorders, Emotional Disorders and Psychotherapy Models. In addition, Dr Feldman is the author of “The Psychotherapy Manual,” “Co-occurring Disorders Manual” and “Shame Affect: Theory, Research and Clinical Treatment” 

Combating opioid epidemic with Narcan® training

Combating the Opioid Epidemic Affecting Our Youth

Join us for an educational approach to saving lives with Narcan®

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. A program for parents, teens, and young adults. Presented by Avaas Sharif, MD Aamani Chava, MD Hector Cardiel-Sam, MD Lara Addesso, MD Representing the Bergen New Bridge Medical Center Psychiatric Residency Program Light dinner served. Registered attendees will receive a FREE Narcan® inhaler. Register for the Program
Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey

Bergen New Bridge First to Use New Jersey Health Information Network Master Patient Index

As reported in Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey

Bergen New Bridge Medical Center First to Use NJII’s New Jersey Health Information Network Master Patient Index

The New Jersey Innovation Institute (NJII), an NJIT corporation, with the New Jersey Department of Health has launched technology called the Master Person Index, to securely connect and share patient information under the New Jersey Health Information Network (NJHIN). NJHIN offers the ability to seamlessly connect medical records across any and all healthcare providers, ensuring the information is accurate, up-to-date and secure.

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Insights Into Behavioral Health and Psychiatric Nursing

A 2-Day Program Register Online Monday–Tuesday April 29, 2019 and April 30, 2019 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. or Wednesday–Thursday September 4, 2019 and September 5, 2019 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Auditorium at New Bridge Medical Center Learning Outcome: Use evidence-based practices to assist behavioral health nurses build a stronger foundation and improve the quality of patient-centered care for adults with psychiatric disorders. Target Audience: Registered nurses (RNs) and licensed practical nurses (LPNs) who completed orientation within the past year. Bergen New Bridge Medical Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the New Jersey State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Provider Number P232-2/18-21. Full participation will award 14.0 contact hours. This program is not receiving commercial support. Presenters have declared there is no conflict.
Supporting Marcal Employees

Bergen New Bridge Medical Center Supports Marcal Employees

To help the Marcal families affected by the paper mill fire, Bergen New Bridge Medical Center is offering immediate temporary employment opportunities and free meals to all Marcal employees and their families.

Marcal workers can apply, receive immediate offers, and onboard at Bergen New Bridge in as short as two business days. For employment opportunities, please send an email with your resume attached, if available, to careers@newbridgehealth.orgh.

Marcal employees and their immediate family members may come to Bergen New Bridge Medical Center for free meals. Come to the Medical Center with your Marcal ID and get a visitor pass. Meals are available at either our full-service cafeteria — the Bistro Café — or get grab-and-go options at The Daily Grind. The cafeteria is open Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. for breakfast, and from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. for lunch. The Daily Grind is open Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

“The Bergen New Bridge Medical Center family sympathizes with and is here to support our Marcal colleagues and their families in this difficult time,” said Deborah Visconi, President and CEO of Bergen New Bridge Medical Center.

Veteran Recruitment Fair

Veteran Recruitment Hiring Fair

Operation New Bridge Serve Again

Tuesday, February, 26, 2019 2 p.m. – 6 p.m. 

Bergen New Bridge Medical Center Auditorium 230 East Ridgewood Avenue, Paramus, NJ 07652

Register Online 

Open to veterans, spouses, and reservists for diverse employment opportunities at Bergen New Bridge Medical Center. For more information, email tcarey@newbridgehealth.org.

Additional health, information, and support resources are available while you wait.

To access healthcare services at Bergen New Bridge Medical Center call the Veterans Access Line at 201.967.4130.

Monday – Friday • 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

 

Supporting Furloughed

Employment Opportunities and Free Meals for Furloughed Federal Government Employees

Bergen New Bridge Medical Center Offering Employment Opportunities and Free Meals for Furloughed Federal Government Employees

The governmental shutdown has exceeded a month and is impacting the wellbeing of 420,000 workers and their families nationwide. In an effort to help stem the impact to some of those families, Bergen New Bridge Medical Center (BNBMC) is offering immediate temporary employment opportunities and free meals to all furloughed federal government employees and their families affected by the partial government shutdown.

Those workers impacted by the government shutdown can apply for positions at BNBMC, receive immediate offers, and onboard in as short as two business days. For employment opportunities, emails, preferably with resume attached or included, should be sent to careers@newbridgehealth.org. This mailbox will be monitored and applications will be expedited for furloughed federal employees.

Furloughed federal government employees and their immediate family members are invited to come to Bergen New Bridge Medical Center’s Bistro Café (full service cafeteria) and The Daily Grind (grab-and-go options only) for meals. The Café is open Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. for breakfast, and from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. for lunch while The Daily Grind is open Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Valid federal government ID is necessary to receive complimentary meals.

 “As a community provider, we want to support our government colleagues and their families by offering something meaningful,” said Deborah Visconi, President and CEO of Bergen New Bridge Medical Center. “I can think of nothing else more significant than offering short-term gainful employment and extending free meals to these workers and their families.”