Community Resource

The Venture Program (Bergen County Special Services and Division of Family Guidance)

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Hackensack

Venture Program (Bergen County Special Services and Division of Family Guidance)

The Venture Program Junior and High School is a school designed to address the therapeutic and educational needs of students in grades seven through twelve, who have recently been discharged from a psychiatric hospital or are currently exhibiting serious psychiatric symptoms.

This program is operated in collaboration with the Division of Family Guidance (DFG), which provides all of the mental health supports for Venture students. DFG on-site therapeutic staff includes Consulting Psychiatrist, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Psychologist, Art Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Workers and Crisis Counselors. There is a full array of psychiatric services including diagnosis, recommendation and provision of prescriptions, medication monitoring, crisis intervention, individual, group and family psychotherapy.

Age Groups
  • Adolescents
  • Adults
Community Services
Education
Health Services
Behavioral / Mental Health
Areas Served
  • Bergen County

Last Updated: 11/08/21