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High Point Schools Students — Winners at ASAH’s Annual Poster Competition

  The halls of High Point Schools were buzzing with excitement recently as the winners of this year’s ASAH Annual Poster Competition were announced. This year’s theme, Make Dreams Happen, drew hundreds of entries from students throughout New Jersey.  High Point Schools students had winning entries in two categories:  1st and 2nd Place awards in […]

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Arts Education at High Point Schools: Marianne Petty, Arts Educator

Fine arts instruction is mandated as part of the school curriculum for every child in the State of New Jersey. But before it was mandated, it was a valued part of each student’s educational experience at CPC Behavioral Healthcare’s High Point Schools. For more than thirty years, CPC has recognized the significant, positive impact arts […]

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#FinalFriday #MayIsMentalHealthMonth

This month, we’ve challenged each other to take extra time and consider our mental health, mental illness, how we perceive our own wellness and how we approach our role in taking care of our mental health. We’ve shared some resources throughout the month to get us thinking and, frankly, to encourage us to take action. […]

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Mental Health Matters – Week Three of May is Mental Health Month

It’s the end of the third full week of May is Mental Health Month, an opportunity for us to take a break from our normal routine and pay special attention to how we feel, and to take care of one of our most important assets — our mental and emotional well-being.  This week’s blog is […]

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Mental Health Facts: Children & Adolescents

Our weekly blog series during May is Mental Health Month continues. This week we highlight some facts, figures and resources focusing on the mental and behavioral health of children and adolescents. According to statistics from the National Institute of Mental Health: 20% of youth ages 13-18 live with a mental health condition. 11% have a […]

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#mentalillnessfeelslike

As we wrap up the first full week of May is Mental Health Month, it’s a good time to introduce this year’s theme as suggested by the nationally recognized advocacy organization, Mental Health America: mentalhealthamerica.net. #mentalillnessfeelslike In the words of Paul Gionfriddo, President & CEO of MHA: (abbreviated from his Foreward to the May is […]

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May is Mental Health Month

Welcome!   May is Mental Health Month, and it’s a great time to focus on what we are doing (or not) to take care of our mental health and wellness. CPC has been serving its community for more than 55 years.  Since the first person walked through CPC’s doors in 1960, the Agency has welcomed tens of […]

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2016 CPC Spring Invitational

Now at a new venue – The Navesink Country Club. CPC is pleased to share news about its 2016 CPC Spring Invitational, Monday, June 6th. Click on the image to the left to visit the event webpage and for instructions about registration and event support.