Carrier Clinic Golf Classic


Monday, June 8, 2015


Cherry Valley Country Club
125 Country Club Drive
Skillman, NJ
Thank you to all of our 2015 sponsors and golfers.  It was a great day for a great cause! PHOTOS OF 2015 GOLF CLASSIC

Carrier Clinic Walk of Hope and Awareness Day


Saturday, September 19, 2015 9:00AM to Noon


Carrier Clinic Campus
252 Route 601
Belle Mead, NJ

Hosted on our scenic Carrier Clinic campus at the foot of the Sourland Mountain Preserve. This 1 mile loop is flat and accessible for wheel chairs, strollers, and wagons.

This is a family friendly event featuring free food, entertainment, kid’s games, a doggie oasis, and contests, such as the “Doggie Look A Like” contest!

Walk of Hope Schedule & Fun Stuff
  • 9:00AM-10:00AMRegistration/Sign in
  • 9:45AMWelcome & National Anthem
  • 10:00AMWalk of Hope on the Carrier Clinic campus
  • 10:30AMKids Games
  • 11:15AMDoggie Look A Like Contest
  • 11:30AMTeam Tee Shirt Contest
*Activities and Times may vary
  • Free Food!
  • DJ & Music
  • Face Painting
  • Games & Prizes
  • Doggie Oasis
  • Mental Health Informational/Resource Tables

We anticipate over 650 attendees this year and we hope that you will join us!
Simply go to and register today!


Thank you to our Walk of Hope 2015 Sponsors and Community Partners!

Route Sponsors
  • GenPsych
  • NASS Tech
  • Electrical Concepts
Radio Sponsor
  • Magic 98.3 WMGQ
Checkpoint Sponsors
  • Advanced Health & Education
  • DI Group Architecture
  • Fulton Bank
  • HCT Technologies
  • O.A. Peterson Construction
  • Perfect Connections Security Systems
  • Sodexo
Mental Health Sign Sponsors
  • Active Disposal
  • NovaMed
Community Sponsors
  • Petrock’s
  • SASCO Insurance Services
Doggie Oasis Partners
  • Dog Days
  • SAVE/Montgomery Township
Our Community Partners
  • DJ Ken Lieberman
  • Depression & Bipolar Support Alliance of NJ
  • Girl Scout Troop #61279/Montgomery Twp.
  • Grand Rental Station of Bridgewater
  • Home Town Club
  • Interact Club/Montgomery Lower Middle School
  • Montgomery High School Cheerleaders
  • Montgomery High School Dance Team
  • Somerset County Park Rangers
  • Starbucks of Hillsborough

For more information about how your company or organization can become involved with the Walk of Hope please email

Healing Arts Conference:  The Healing Science of Art


Thursday, September 24, 2015 8:00AM-4:30PM


Carrier Clinic
252 Route 601
Belle Mead, NJ 08502

The Healing Science of Art Conference will offer CEUs for certain clinical areas, but this conference is intended for artists, art therapists, music therapists, nurses, social workers and others who are interested in the healing power of the arts.

Registration is required and the registration fee is $45.00 which includes breakfast and lunch.

Schedule of the Day:
  • 8:00-8:30AMRegistration & Breakfast
  • 8:30-8:45AMWelcome & Introduction Donald J. Parker, LCSW, President and CEO; Carrier Clinic
  • 8:45- 9:45AMMusic Therapy Crista Orefice, MA, MT-BC; Music Therapist, Carrier Clinic
  • 9:45-10:00AMBREAK
  • 10:00-11:00AMKEYNOTE: Creativity, Health and Wellbeing: From Evolution to Revolution Jeremy Nobel, MD, MPH; Harvard School of Public Health, Foundation for Art and Healing
  • 11:00-11:15BREAK
  • 11:15-12:15PMIntroduction to the Treatment Mall Approach to Therapy Kenneth Kinter, MA, LPC, MINT; Assistant Professor, Dept. of Psych Rehab; Ancora Psych. Hospital
  • 12:15-1:30PMLUNCH (across campus)
  • 1:30– 2:30PMPanel Discussion: How do you know it’s therapeutic? Moderator: Donald J. Parker, LCSW Panelists: Eva Mantell, Outreach Program Manager, Arts Council of Princeton, Artist Nancy Edwards, CSW, LCADC Artist/Photographer, Therapeutic Art Jacquese Armstrong, Poet & Mental Health Advocate Edie Elkan, MA, Bedside Harp
  • 2:30-2:45PMTravel time across campus
  • 2:45-4:15PMBreak outs: Registrants pick 2
  • Two 30-minute hands-on activity sessions with 15 minutes in between
  • Horticultural Therapy—Laura DePrado, B.S., HTR, Final Touch Plantscaping, LLC
  • Drum circle -Mihee Kim, MT-BC
  • Art project –Doreen Lorenzetti , BA
  • Poetry reading –Teresa Carson, CavanKerry Press
  • Sand Therapy – PJ Wenger, LPC, MFT, NCC
  • 4:15-4:30 PMClosing Remarks & Evaluations Donald J. Parker, LCSW; Carrier Clinic

Throughout the day, participants are welcome to walk around the campus to view the “Windows of the Future Project” Paint out, Equine Therapy demonstrations and NAMI/patient art exhibit.

For more information and to register, please click here. Or to download a brochure, click here.

Carrier Clinic Kindred Spirit Gala


Saturday, November 7, 2015 6:00PM to 11:00PM


Princeton Marriott at Forrestal
100 College Road East
Princeton, NJ
We are proud to announce our 2015 Kindred Spirit Gala Honorees:

One Mind

Ms. Jennifer Velez

Former Commissioner of the NJ Department of Human Services

Anesthesia Consultants
of New Jersey

We are proud to highlight the good work being done in the community by others who believe that compassionate care, treatments that provide hope, research, and support without fear of stigma are the rights of every individual, regardless of diagnosis.

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit