Dr. Rivera

Dr. Karla Rivera is a district-wide psychologist here in Irvington. She is here to provide support for children and families as we face these challenging times.

Topics by group

Ongoing Virtual Support Groups

In times like these, it can really help to talk to someone who understands. RWJ Barnabus Health Institute is offering support groups for parents and caregivers, teens, and children too. They are also offering support groups specifically for those of you who may be facing unique challenges as first responders, or those in recovery. Difficult days are made easier when we don’t have to face them alone.

Children and Families

Mondays at 6 pm  

Smile, Breathe and Go: Stress Management for Kids 

Zoom Link 

1 (929) 205-6099

Meeting ID: 837 998 7908 Passcode: 340982

Tuesdays at 7 pm

From Stuck to Soaring: Stress Management for Teens

Zoom Link 

1 (929) 205-6099

Meeting ID: 837 998 7908 Passcode: 008654

Wednesdays at 4:30 pm

Bored in the House: Youth Hangout (Ages 14-18)

Zoom Link

1 (929) 205-6099 

Meeting ID: 947 3214 9652 Passcode: 726468

Wednesdays at 8 pm

Supporting Families: Group for Parents and Caregivers

Zoom Link

1 (929) 205-6099

Meeting ID: 963 9055 3396 Passcode: 522856

First Responders

Mondays at 8 pm

Our Responders First

Zoom Link

1 (929) 205-6099

Meeting ID: 967 2836 3218 Passcode: 237887

 

Wednesdays at 4 pm

Our Responders First

Zoom Link

1 (929) 205-6099

Meeting ID: 981 4903 9590 Passcode: 898906

 

Thursdays at 9 am

Our Responders First

Zoom Link

1 (929) 205-6099

Meeting ID: 988 5972 5166 Passcode: 835069

Healthcare & Frontline Workers

 

Mondays at 10 am

Coffee Talk

Zoom Link

1 (929) 205-6099

Meeting ID: 932 4746 9703 Passcode: 374382

 

Wednesdays at 12 pm  

Healthy Steps

Zoom Link

1 (929) 205-6099

Meeting ID: 934 3847 3384 Passcode: 115807

 

Thursdays at 4 pm  

Happy Hour

Zoom Link

1 (929) 205-6099

Meeting ID: 956 9704 5483 Passcode: 774386

 

Thursdays at 6:30 pm  

Evening Stretch

Zoom Link

1 (929) 205-6099

Meeting ID: 923 4674 3608 Passcode: 479491

 

Individuals in Recovery

 

Daily All Recovery Meetings

All Recovery virtual meetings provide social support for those seeking or maintaining recovery, as well as family members, friends, and supporters of those who have been influenced by substance use. Click here for full schedule

Mondays at 10 am

Spiritual Healing in Recovery

Zoom Link

1 (929) 205-6099

Zoom Meeting ID: 949 3803 3159 Passcode: 934578

Tuesdays at 10 am

Silver Lining for All Recovery Wellness

Zoom Link

1 (929) 205-6099

Zoom Meeting ID: 921 8005 4325 Passcode: healing

Tuesdays at 4 pm

Women in Recovery: Self-Care and Resiliency

Zoom Link

1 (929) 205-6099

Meeting ID: 997 7431 7630 Passcode: 384719

Wednesdays at 4 pm

Recovery Support

Zoom Link

1 (929) 205-6099

Meeting ID: 990 1725 3565 Passcode: 269916

Wednesdays at 6 pm

Bridges: Family Support Group

Zoom Link

1 (929) 205-6099

Zoom Meeting ID: 928 5522 9552 Passcode: 797 941

Thursdays at 10 am

Holistic Wellness for Physical and Emotional Well-being

Zoom Link

1 (929) 205-6099

Zoom Meeting ID: 920 0511 0513 Passcode: healing

Thursdays at 4 pm

Women in Recovery: Self-Care and Resiliency

Zoom Link

1 (929) 205-6099

Meeting ID: 921 1301 9522 Passcode: 787666

Fridays at 10:30 am

Wellness Toolbox

Zoom Link

1 (929) 205-6099

Meeting ID: 995 2727 7514 Passcode: healing

Fridays at 4 pm

Spiritual Healing in Recovery

Zoom Link

1 (929) 205-6099

Zoom Meeting ID: 949 3803 3159 Passcode: 934578

 

NJ Hope and HealingThis program is brought to you through the New Jersey Hope and Healing Crisis Counseling Program (CCP). The CCP is provided by RWJBarnabas Health Institute for Prevention and Recovery in collaboration with the New Jersey Department of Human Services Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services and is funded through a FEMA/SAMHSA grant.