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George H. Brice, Jr.
George H. Brice, Jr., MSW, is both a recipient and provider of services. He shares his recovery experiences as a tool to help educate families, providers, peers (living with mental illness and substance use concerns), and supporters. George is an Instructor and Trainer in the Integrated Employment Institute (IEI) within the Department of Psychiatric Rehabilitation and Counseling Professions of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - School of Health Related Professions (RU-SHRP) where he contributes to the Institute’s training and consultation services and serves as a classroom educator.

George's accomplishments include working as a 9/11 Crisis Counselor, Vice-Chairman of the Governor’s Task Force on Mental Health, the Institute for Wellness and Recovery Initiatives (IWRI) of Collaborative Support Programs of New Jersey, Inc. (CSPNJ) as a Wellness and Recovery Life Coach, where he coordinated a peer (persons living with mental illness) delivered wellness model at the 5 New Jersey State Psychiatric hospitals.

Currently, George is an Advisory Board member for Johnson & Johnson Dartmouth Community Mental Health Program and Board member for Bridgeway Rehabilitation Services. His work focuses on self-care practices, addressing unconscionable high medical comorbidity and mortality rates among person served, and competitive employment as key to recovery.