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Important Note: Inquiries sent through this website will get responses within 24-48 hours; this is not an emergency hotline. During business hours, please contact us directly at
732-367-4700 x7550 for services or to set up an appointment.
For emergencies, please call 911.

In case of an emergency

Monmouth County: 732-923-6999 or call 911
Ocean County: 866-904-4474 or call 911

For Billing Questions

Call: 732-367-4700 x8590
Email: billing@preferredbehavioral.org

For Medical Record Questions

Call: 732-367-4700 x7187 or x7103
Fax: 732-367-9257
Email: mrrecords@preferredbehavioral.org

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“When I joined LifeSet, I was timid and quiet and hid in back corners hiding from the world. Today I am back to being confident and I am looking forward to my next adventure. My counselor helped me every step of the way.”
Maya SAIL Program
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“SAIL has made me feel better in my own skin. My counselor did everything in her power to make me feel safe, and she will always be a role model for me.”
Stephen ICMS
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“I appreciate all the support from PBHG over the years, and now getting the extra support for the last few years during the pandemic from the ICMS program has helped me so much!"
Grace Justice Involved Services
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“I am so grateful; if I didn’t have Preferred in my life, I don’t know where I’d be. Everyone is beyond amazing and has hearts of gold.”
Raphael STAR Program
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“The staff are a blessing for individuals as myself, and I really hope they continue to provide these services to the next hopeless person suffering and seeking help.”
MarvinSTAR Program
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Marvin received support and guidance from our STAR program for a substance use disorder in 2018 and 2019, and succeeded so well that he is now a certified Peer Recovery Specialist in that program, helping others as he was helped. “I am where I need to be, learning to forgive myself, guiding others, and looking forward to my future.”
JustinSchool-Based Youth Services Program
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“In the School Based Youth Services Program, I made a lot of friends and connections; it prepared me and taught me how to manage the panic and anxiety better. I learned that I can push through, no matter what. The program is invaluable – an amazing program with people that care."