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Area Girl Scouts Donate Care Packages to Overlook's Pediatric Eating Disorders Center

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Savanna Dybus, Certified Child Life Specialist / Mental Health Assistant at the Center, accepts the donations and presents the Scouts with a thank you card created by patients.. Credits: Atlantic Health System
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Credits: Atlantic Health System
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SUMMIT, NJ - Girl Scout Troops 96253 and 96252, both from Parsippany, delivered Jared boxes they filled things like bubbles, stress balls, journals, coloring books, and other items to Overlook Medical Center's Pediatric Eating Disorders Center at Atlantic Health System Children’s Health.

The donated boxes are to help patients cope during treatment.

The Pediatric Eating Disorders Center at Atlantic Health System Children's Health, based at Overlook Medical Center, provides Family-Based Treatment and focuses on outpatient care so that patients can remain close to home and their families can fully participate in the recovery process.

Overlook Medical Center's Pediatric Eating Disorders Center at Atlantic Health System Children’s Health is located at 11 Overlook Road, Suite 200, and can be reached by calling 908-522-5757.

 

 

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