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Please let the CCL staff know if you are unhappy with the treatment received from using any provider on this list. Thank You. Quality and Professionalism is a must.

Adult Psychiatry = A   Adolescent Psychiatry = ADP   Both = B
Eric Bartky 973-533-1195 Livingston ADP
Sandra Cammarata 973-618-0100 Caldwell B
Celeste Jacque 973-994-1500 Livingston B
Anthony La Forgia 973-783-5556 Montclair B
Karen Omilian 973-239-1973 Verona A
Sherry Seabrook 973-716-0833 Livingston ADP
Alison Weiner 973-655-0012 Montclair A
Naomi Weinshenker 973-471-4448 Clifton B
Valerie Verde 973-783-3259 Montclair B
Bruce Friedman 973-509-8400 Montclair B
Sonja Grey 973-744-0502 Montclair B
Ellen Platt 973-239-4848 Cedar Grove B

Additional Professional Resources

  • NJ AA Meeting List Web Site: www.nnjaa.org
  • Kid's Rights Advocacy: Renay Zamloot 908-730-0080 908-730-0080
  • Primo Driving School: 973-812-6208 973-812-6208
  • Mental Health America: (toll free) 800-969-6642 800-969-6642 FREE
  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration: 800-729-66861 800-729-6686 FREE
  • Freevibe Web Site www.freevibe.com Freevibe is an interactive teen-targeted Web site that presents science-based facts about drug abuse.
  • NIDA Club Drugs Web Site www.clubdrugs.org This site provides information on club drugs such as MDMA (Ecstasy), GHB, Rohypnol, ketamine, methamphetamine, and LSD.
  • National Youth Crisis Hotline 1-800-422-HOPE1-800-422-HOPE FREE (4673) Provides counseling and referrals to local drug treatment centers, shelters, and counseling services. Responds to youth dealing with pregnancy, molestation, suicide, and child abuse. Operates 24 hours, seven days a week.
  • Project Adventure NORTHEAST Beverly, MA (978) 524-4500(978) 524-4500 info@pa.org
  • https://www.mentalhelp.net/care/substance-abuse/ny/
  • http://www.samhsa.gov/underage-drinking/parent-resources
  • Next Chapter Addiction in Delray Beach Florida.

Information on Various Mental Health Disorders

Anxiety Disorders Association of America

Bipolar Disorder Organization

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance

Freedom From Fear

Obsessive-Compulsive Foundation, Inc.

National Eating Disorders Association

This link provides a complete list of psychiatric disorders and the adult symptoms of mental health disorders. Also overviews of mental illness, anxiety disorders, depression, childhood psychiatric disorders and more.


Information about the signs and symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment for common mental illness diagnoses such as Anxiety Disorders, Bipolar Disorder (Manic-Depressive Illness), Depression, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Schizophrenia.


Information on Bipolar Disorder

Supporting Someone with Bipolar Disorder - For Family and Friends

The Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance

National Schizophrenia Foundation - The mission of the National Schizophrenia Foundation (NSF) is to pursue the development and maintenance of support groups for individuals, affected by schizophrenia and related disorders, and their friends and family members. They also provide resources regarding schizophrenia and related disorders through education, information, and public awareness services.


Research on Schizophrenia and Depression - NARSAD's mission is to raise and distribute funds for psychiatric brain disorder research to scientists worldwide, in an effort to find the causes, better treatments, and eventual cures for these disorders.


Dual Diagnosis: Mental illness and Substance Abuse - This link from the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill provides information for and about people with mental disorders and substance abuse problems.


Schizophrenia.com is a non-profit web community providing in-depth information, support and education related to schizophrenia, a disease of the brain.


1-800-SUICIDE 1-800-2433

Girls and Boys Town National Hotline



Sunrise Detox, New Jersey 1272 Long Hill Rd Sterling, NJ 1-88-443-3869



http://nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/attention -deficit-hyperactivity-disorder-adhd/index.shtml

North Jersey Info Serve (973-744-8686*) 73 Fullerton Ave, 2nd Floor, Montclair, NJ 07042, northjerseyal-non.org, northjerseyais@verizon.net


Cyber Tip line 1-800-843-5678
Gay and Lesbian National Hotline 1- 888-843-4564
National Suicide Prevention Hotline 1-800-273-8255
Addiction Hotline 1-800-322-5525
2nd Floor Teen Helpline 24 hours 1-888-222-2228
Child Abuse (DCPP) 1-800-792-8610
Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-572-SAFE
Preform Care: Mobile Response Crisis 1-877-652-7624

The new youth helpline is available 24-hours-a-day, seven-days-a-week to children and young adults ages 10-24. Youth can either call the helpline, 1-888-222-2228, or access the interactive website www.2ndfloor.org. Calls to the 2nd Floor youth helpline are anonymous and confidential except life-threatening situations.

Information, referrals, crisis intervention, listening

FIRST CALL FOR HELP (Bilingual) (Essex/West Hudson)
(973) 624-8300 ext. 270 (M-F, 10am-12pm & 2pm-4pm) Information, referrals

Psychiatric Emergency Services provide professional crisis intervention for psychiatric or emotional emergencies. They are Accessible 24 hours. For other emergencies, dial 911.

East Orange General Hospital 973-672-9685
Newark Beth Israel Hospital 973-926-7416
Addiction FA 800-736-9805, NA 800-484-7385
Attorney 888-576-5529, 800-624-8846 (referral)
Bereavement 877-969-0010
Blind/Visually Impaired 877-685-8878
Brain Injury 800-669-4323
Cancer 800-227-2345, 800-813-HOPE, 800-336-2223
Child Abuse 800-792-8610
Child Support 877-NJ-KIDS-1
Crime 800-242-0804, 800-78-CRIME
Deaf/Hearing Impaired 800-792-8339
Dental 800-829-4619
Diabetes 800-342-2383
Domestic Violence 800-572-7233
Dyslexia 800-ABCD-123
Eating Disorders 800-624-2268
Education 800-792-8670
Epilepsy 800-642-0500
Gambling 800-426-2537
Health 800-367-6543
Insurance 800-701-0710
Life Threatening Illness 800-335-FUND
Mental Health 800-647-2642
Missing Children 800-1-IAMLOST, 800-843-5678
Nicotine 866-657-867
Organ Donation 800-SHARENJ
Parents w/o Partners 800-637-7974
Pregnancy 800-848-5683, Plan Parenthood 800-230-7526
Safe Haven 877-839-2339
Psychiatrists 800-345-0143
Psychologists 800-281-6572
Therapists' 800-THERAPIST
Runaways 800-621-4000
Sexual Abuse 800-572-7233
Sexual Assault Hotline 800-656-HOPE
Trauma 800-556-7890
Welfare/Food Stamps 800-792-9773
Women 800-322-8092
Youth 800-999-9999, 800-448-3000

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