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Please Support our Coat Drive

October 25, 2019. Ocean County—Preferred Behavioral Health Group (PBHG) is asking the public for donations of new or gently used coats for children and adults ...
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School-Based Youth Services Programs Provide Critical Mental Health Services to Teens

September 30, 2019 New Jersey Department of Children and Families’ Assistant Commissioner Niurca Louis recently visited the Brick Township School Based Youth Services Program (SBYSP) to ...
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Preferred Behavioral Health Group Awarded Million Dollar Grant to Benefit Ocean County Families

September 24, 2019— Ocean County, NJ – The Nicholson Foundation has awarded Preferred Behavioral Health Group (PBHG) a $1.1 million grant to pilot a project ...
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Healthy Families Program Accredited for Quality Service by Prevent Child Abuse America

August 22, 2019. Lakewood, NJ – Prevent Child Abuse America (PCA America) announced today that the Healthy Families America (HFA) affiliate, Healthy Families of Ocean ...
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Preferred Behavioral Health Group Awarded $10,000 Major Grant from The Provident Bank Foundation

August 20, 2019. Brick—Preferred Behavioral Health Group (PBHG) announced it has received a Major Grant in the amount of $10,000 from The Provident Bank Foundation ...
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Art…Healing and Wellness

July, 2019 — Last year, we began an extensive renovation of our mental health outpatient center in Lakewood. Titled, “Be The Change,” the goal of ...
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Trauma-Informed Care at PBHG

June 2019. In January of this year, PBHG began a journey to become a Trauma-Informed organization. What is Trauma-Informed Care? The definition: a framework of ...
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Keeping your Children Safe during Prom Season

May 1, 2019. By Mary Pat Angelini. Well, it is that time of year again…spring is in the air and we are all counting down ...
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Changing Lives…Saving Lives

April 2019. Special thanks to Jim and Carmella for sharing their very personal story to inspire and bring hope to those suffering from mental illness. ...
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