NAMI Middlesex County & IFSS Fall Speaker Series
NAMI Middlesex County in collaboration with Intensive Family Support Services of Middlesex County (IFSS) Invites you to attend their ‘Fall Speaker Series’ Virtual Presentations via Zoom – Time: 5:00-7:00 pm
November 8, 2021
“Maximizing Appropriate Responses from Acute Psychiatric Crisis Intervention Services”
Speaker: Greg Fitzpatrick, LCSW, Director of Emergency Services, Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care
During this learning session, the presenter will explain NJ screening law and new developments in Acute Psychiatric Services (APS) outreach. The presenter will share information regarding what police departments, psychiatric screening centers, and other agencies are doing to improve outcomes of interactions with psychiatric emergency response personnel. Greg Fitzpatrick, Director of Emergency Services at Rutgers UBHC, including the Middlesex County psychiatric screening center, will present feedback on the education and training provided to officers and the important steps to get a loved one support during an emergency situation. Don’t miss this informative session that will provide an opportunity to have your questions answered!
Register in advance for this meeting at: https://rutgers.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwlfuCrrT8pGdwjSaFkznJXltl1lMWlR80H
(After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. Please do not hesitate to reach IFSS at 732-235-6184, or NAMI Middlesex at 732-745-0709, if you have questions or need additional assistance.)