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This Gift-Giving Season, Consider Supporting The Starting Point WHILE YOU SHOP – With AmazonSmile!

Amazon.com Supports Not-for-profit Organizations Who Register With Them Through “AmazonSmiles.” You can now support Starting Point painlessly via a few mouse clicks. A small percentage of every qualified purchase you make on Amazon.com will come to The Starting Point. Importantly, shopping through “AmazonSmiles” DOES NOT increase your purchase price, affect your Prime status, or affect […]

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New Group Starting Sat Dec 7th: Healing For Female Survivors Of Sexual Assault (Women Only)

Please join us for a Women’s Group focused on healing for female survivors of sexual assault When: Each Saturday from 12pm-1pm beginning Saturday, December 7, 2019 Where : The Starting Point of New Jersey , 215 Highland Avenue, Suite C, Haddon Township, NJ 08108 Facilitated by: MJ Lovett, MSW, LSW (856.296.2130) We offer a safe, […]

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Thought Of The Month: May 2019

“Relationship with Self”          By: Vince DiPasquale Welcome to the very special month of May.  It’s a time to renew our relationships with nature and with each other.  This is the month when many of us experience spring fever.  It’s a time to shake off the cobwebs, get outside, and watch the flowers grow.  It’s also […]

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Thought Of The Month: April 2019

“No Pain, No Gain” By: Vince DiPasquale “April showers bring May flowers”; “No pain, no gain”; “Struggle is part of life”; “In each life a little rain must fall”; clichés that teach us the basic lesson of life. We have to work and invest in everything life offers that is worthwhile. We are asked each […]

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Opioids and the Older Adult \ “Education is Prevention” : Help The Starting Point to Share This Free Community Offering

Friends, With regards to the current crisis of opiate addiction, we are battling some frightening statistics: Almost one-third of all Medicare patients — nearly 12 million people — were prescribed opioid painkillers by their physicians in 2015. That same year, 2.7 million Americans over age 50 abused painkillers, meaning they took them for reasons or […]

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Help Us to Help Others

Dear Friends and Family of The Starting Point, Each of you have a story and, like most stories, they have a starting point.  I didn’t realize I was abusing prescription drugs, but found heroin cheaper…  I had been drinking for 20 years when I met Vince…  How did I get here? When contemplating suicide for […]

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Thought Of The Month: July 2018

“Lessons of Freedom” By Vince DiPasquale When People lack a sense of awe, there will be disaster. When People do not fear worldly power, a greater power will arrive. Do not limit the view of yourself. Do not despise the conditions of your birth. Do not resist the natural course of your life. In this […]

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Thought For The Month – Sept 2017

“Live, Laugh, Love” By: Vince DiPasquale As summer comes to an end and we once again go back to reality, I always feel like the world changes gears.  We are reminded that we live in a world that truly makes life complicated.  We have a choice: we can get bogged down in the rules of the […]

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Office Space at the Starting Point

Are You a Mental Health Professional Who Would Like to Join The Starting Point “Family”? The Starting Point has shared office space available for rental to licensed mental health professionals. Your shared space would be with one of the approximately 25 other professionals who already maintain practices here. This is the perfect situation for someone […]

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Business to Business Networking Opportunity

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