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NJ Outpatient Services & Open House

NJ Outpatient Services & Open House

Youth Advocate Programs, Inc. (YAP) offers a skills-based Outpatient Program to address the needs of clients who require treatment that is available through outpatient providers, but do not require an acute, impatient level of care. The goal of the service is to provide information and new skills that will allow an individual to manage problems and difficulties in life more effectively.

  • Treats clients 6 to 18 years of age with a mental health concern including Mood Disorders (Major Depression, Bipolar Disorder), Anxiety Disorders, and Schizophrenia, among other behavioral health difficulties.
  • Participants can attend weekly skills-based groups (CBT).
  • Weekly individual meetings with clinician.
LENGTH OF TREATMENT
  • Most participants attend once a week
  • Average length of outpatient treatment is 10-15 weeks
STAFF
  • Services are provided by trained and experienced Licensed Professional Counselors, Licensed Clinical Social Workers, and Mental Health Counselors
INSURANCE & MANAGED CARE
  • We accept Medicaid
INFORMATION & REFERRALS
  • Clients in need of services should call the Program Director in their county for a telephone screening and to schedule an intake appointment
  • Referral form is available here for download
PROGRAM SCHEDULE
Cumberland/Cape May
Mon/Wed/Thur/Fri 3pm to 8pm
Director: Maryann Hamidy
Phone: 856-691-1540
Camden
Tue/Wed/Thur 4pm to 8pm
Saturday 9am to 1pm
Director: Kimberly Rhock, MSW, LSW
Phone: 856-541-3701
Essex/Union
Tue/Wed/Fri 3pm to 8pm
Assistant Director: Patricio Delgado, BA
Phone: 973-624-1520
Gloucester/Salem
Mon thru Fri 4pm to 8pm
Director: Jennifer Rodriquez, MSW
Phone: 856-848-0165
Middlesex
Tue/Thur 4pm to 8pm
Director: Rebecca Escobar
Phone: 732-846-1418
Save the Date - Open House
  • Camden: Aug 28 10am to 6pm
  • Essex/Union: Aug 28 10am to 6pm
  • Gloucester/Salem: Aug 28 10am to 6pm
  • Cumberland/Cape May: Aug 22 10am to 6pm
  • Middlesex: Aug 28 10am to 6pm

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