Vince’s LIVE ZOOM 2021 Lecture Series : Wed At 12 and 7

Updated Meeting Details ———————————————- Wednesdays 12PM: Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84817848874 OR Dial by location: +1 929 205 6099 US (New York) Meeting ID: 848 1784 8874 ———————————————- Wednesdays 7PM: Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89253761873 OR Dial by location: +1 929 205 6099 US (New York) Meeting ID: 892 5376 1873 To the entire Starting Point Family, We miss you and […]

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NEW Onsite Weekly Meeting(s): Recovery Support Group (Multiple Days\Times)

Join Us For a NEW Onsite Weekly Meeting: The Recovery Support Group The Wishing Well Recovery Support Group provides a social support network for those looking to explore their recovery goals.

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Thought Of The Month: January 2021 ~ On Honoring Mother Nature , Ourselves and Others ….

By: Vince DiPasquale Welcome to a brand new year – 2021! May God bless you and your family in the New Year. Take time to reflect on 2020 and try to see the lessons we’ve learned through our experiences. Even the negative experiences are our teachers. The Indian culture tells us to listen to Mother […]

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UPDATE: Vince’s Lecture For Weds 12PM on 1/20 Has Been Cancelled.

Note that the 7PM program is still scheduled to occur. Regular Weekly Program Scheduling Will Resume Next Week. ~~ Thank you!

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NEW Podcast Series Begins This Thursday! Topic is Entitled “Let’s Talk About Anger Management”

As part of The Starting Point Education Series, we are beginning a new free live podcast series on a variety of topics. This Thursday, January 14, 2021 at 9am, our Executive Director Loretta Depka will be joined by Starting Point practitioner, Gary Dock to discuss Anger Management — what is it and who needs it? Gary […]

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Thought Of The Month: December 2020 ~ On Faith, Hope and Simplicity ….

By Vince DiPasquale Well, we have reached the end of another year. We are given so much to think about during the month and there are so many ways to celebrate life. We have Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, and New Year’s Eve and Day; and within these holidays numerous ways to celebrate. The world comes alive […]

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Thought Of The Month: November 2020 ~ “Gratitude, Acceptance And Love” ….

By: Vince DiPasquale As we get ready to celebrate the wonderful month of Thanksgiving, we pause to reflect on three very special beautiful words: Gratitude, Acceptance, and Love. I consider these the most spiritual words in our language. Growth can only take place when we can develop the attitude of gratitude. Someone who views life […]

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Grief as a Journey

By Patricia Obst, MSW, LCSW There are some journeys that we get excited about going on.  The journey of a cross country vacation, so invigorating and full of adventure; the journey through college toward the goal of a career; or the journey of a new relationship with a significant other filled with all of its […]

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UPDATE: Meeting Change: ACOA 1:30 Wednesday Meeting Zoom Meeting Changes (See Below For Details)

ACOA 1:30 Wednesday Meeting will be a phone meeting starting March 18th until further notice Details: Dial in number: 646 558 8656 Meeting ID: 293144633 Passcode: WedMeeting      

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Thought Of The Month: October 2020 ~ “YOUR HISTORY IS YOUR TEACHER”…

by Vince DiPasquale October is the month to renew our relationship with our Creator, the God of our understanding. All of us are on a spiritual journey. We already know our Creator, but on the journey of life our ego (Ease God Out) conflicts with our spirit so we have to continue to rediscover the […]

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UPDATE: CODA 7:30PM Monday Meeting Is Now A Virtual Meeting Via Zoom (See Below For Details)

Below are the pertinent details about how-to access the virtual meetings for the Monday evening CoDA group: Day:  Every week on Mondays at Meeting link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82495696099?pwd=ZEYyL1NFaE5JaTJtNEdjZngxYjZGQT09 Meeting ID: 824 9569 6099 Passcode: 800627    

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Thought Of The Month: September 2020 ~ “Patience Is A Virtue”…

By: Vince DiPasquale In growing up as a small child, my Dad had some powerful lessons he tried to teach me that I’m finally beginning to understand. He used to say, ‘Have patience, little boy.” “Relax, take your time and enjoy the little things of life. Remember that everything happens in God’s time, not ours.” […]

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UPDATE: Meeting Change: Anorexia and Bulimia Anonymous (Open Zoom Meeting) Moves to Weds @ 5:30PM

ABA – Anorexia and Bulimia Anonymous Now Every Wednesday at 5:30 pm (via Zoom.) Anorexics and Bulimics Anonymous (ABA) is a fellowship of individuals whose primary purpose is to find and maintain recovery in our eating practices, and to help others gain recovery. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop unhealthy eating […]

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Thought Of The Month: August 2020 ~ Kick Back and Reflect …

By: Vince DiPasquale August is a time to kick back and reflect. We have all been through so much these past months. A friend of mine put together some quotes of mine from the lectures I do. I would like to share them with you as food for thought. Look at people the way they […]

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Thought Of The Month: July 2020 ~ Lessons Of Freedom …

By: Vince DiPasquale The month of July teaches us the lessons of freedom. To be truly free we need to spend time learning to live in the spirit of awe and acceptance. In these two simple words we learn the special secret life. We have been given the gift of life from our Creator. When […]

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