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The Starting Point, Inc. of New Jersey is a non profit education, referral, and resource center for individuals and families seeking support for mental wellness, personal growth and recovery.




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UPDATE: Announcing New Programs For The Starting Point’s Educational Series
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UPDATE: Announcing New Programs For The Starting Point’s Educational Series

Currently, all of our education programs are virtual. Whether you attend live or connect later online, our goal is to...
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Vince’s LIVE ZOOM 2021 Lecture Series : Wed At 12 and 7
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Vince’s LIVE ZOOM 2021 Lecture Series : Wed At 12 and 7

Please join us for Vince’s DiPasquale weekly lectures live each week on Zoom every Wednesday at 12PM and 7PM. (For...
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2021 Podcast “Who, What, When, Why, Where: Substance Abuse Treatment” Is Now On The Starting Point’s YouTube Channel
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2021 Podcast “Who, What, When, Why, Where: Substance Abuse Treatment” Is Now On The Starting Point’s YouTube Channel

On Thursday, April 1, 2021, our Executive Director Loretta Depka was joined by the Executive Director of The Beacon Point...
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LIVE Podcast Thursday, April 29, 2021 – 12pm ~ “The Spirituality of Sports with Vince DiPasquale”
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LIVE Podcast Thursday, April 29, 2021 – 12pm ~ “The Spirituality of Sports with Vince DiPasquale”

Play ball! Join us Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 12pm for a live podcast with The Starting Point Founder, Vince...
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Sat, April 10, 1 to 3PM ~ ONLINE Sound Healing Workshop ~ “Sound & Music: A Vibration For Staying in The Moment”
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Sat, April 10, 1 to 3PM ~ ONLINE Sound Healing Workshop ~ “Sound & Music: A Vibration For Staying in The Moment”

Can we use Sound and/or Music in order to keep us present and centered? This is one of a number...
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LIVE Podcast Thursday Thursday, April 15, 2021 at 5pm ~ “Returning to Socialization”
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LIVE Podcast Thursday Thursday, April 15, 2021 at 5pm ~ “Returning to Socialization”

This past year was like no other. Join us Thursday, April 15, 2021 at 5pm for a live podcast. Executive...
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Thought Of The Month April 2021 ~ “April Showers Bring May Flowers “
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Thought Of The Month April 2021 ~ “April Showers Bring May Flowers “

By: Vince DiPasquale              This month of April is a great example of one of the greatest ways in which...
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2021 Podcast “What is our job as a parent?” Is Now On The Starting Point’s YouTube Channel
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2021 Podcast “What is our job as a parent?” Is Now On The Starting Point’s YouTube Channel

On Thursday, March 18, The Starting Point's Executive Director Loretta Depka was joined by practitioner Pat O’Connor, MSW, LSW, CSAT...
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2021 Podcast “Being Isolated before Isolation was the Norm” Is Now On The Starting Point’s YouTube Channel
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2021 Podcast “Being Isolated before Isolation was the Norm” Is Now On The Starting Point’s YouTube Channel

Starting Point Executive Director Loretta Depka is joined by practitioner Anna Marie Hrivnak, M.Ed.  as she discusses Isolation.  During these challenging...
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Thought Of The Month March 2021 ~ “The Power of Positive Thinking”
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Thought Of The Month March 2021 ~ “The Power of Positive Thinking”

By: Vincent DiPasquale As we enter the month of March, let’s take the time to dedicate this month to the...
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2021 Podcast “Understanding Eating Disorders” Is Now On The Starting Point’s YouTube Channel
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2021 Podcast “Understanding Eating Disorders” Is Now On The Starting Point’s YouTube Channel

Starting Point Executive Director Loretta Depka is joined by practitioner Anne Cavaliere, MA, LPC as she discusses Eating Disorders. Eating...
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2021 Podcast “Making a bet – entertainment or addiction?” Is Now On The Starting Point’s YouTube Channel
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2021 Podcast “Making a bet – entertainment or addiction?” Is Now On The Starting Point’s YouTube Channel

Listen to one man's colorful journey of life through a gambling addiction. Starting Point Executive Director Loretta Depka was joined...
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