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Help Save School Based Programs in New Jersey!

Our highly regarded school based programs in Brick and Lakewood, along with all of the other school based mental health programs in New Jersey, have been eliminated due to state budget cuts. We have until September 30th to advocate for reinstatement of this funding. Now, …

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Registration Now Open for our 2020 Golf Outing!

Let’s get out and play for a great cause! All proceeds benefit our mental health and substance use programs and services for children, families, adults, veterans, and seniors in our communities. Now is the time to secure your reservations and sponsorship! Here are some of …

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Letter to the Editor

By Mary Pat Angelini, CEO, Preferred Behavioral Health Group. Dear Editor: In 2020, we have all experienced challenge after challenge. Under a cloud of a dangerous and lethal pandemic, we have all been quarantined and forced to make major changes in the structure of our …

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To Those We Serve and To Those Who Support Us

We stand with our African American colleagues, clients, partners, and community members in supporting human rights. One of our core values is cultural competence and our team is dedicated to learning and understanding cultural differences, embracing diverse opinions and treating everyone with respect and dignity. …

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Thank You Billy Lawlor!

May 20, 2020. Preferred Behavioral Health Group extends a very special thank you to Entertainer Billy Lawlor for his commitment to supporting people with mental health issues. His hour long benefit performance at his home on May 19th featured cover songs and original songs, interspersed …

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Facebook Live with Linda Keenan

May 12, 2020. Linda Keenan, Chief Development Officer for Preferred Behavioral Health Group, speaks with George Veitengruber of Veitengruber Law on mental health services available locally during this pandemic. This aired live on Facebook & is now on YouTube. Click on the picture to get …

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Finding Balance

Ocean County. April 2020. Many parents have been faced with the challenge of balancing work and family responsibilities during this pandemic. Working from home while managing your childrens’ academic needs can be a daunting experience. At PBHG, many of our staff are facing the same …

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A Trauma-Informed Survival Guide for COVID-19

by Tara Chalakani, PsyD, LPC, RN. The recent crisis of the coronavirus pandemic has sent shockwaves throughout the world. One thing we can agree upon is that no one has ever experienced anything like this before. COVID-19 is unlike any pandemic, natural disaster, or war, …