Support Groups

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What is a Support & Education Group?

  • People who share a common concern who get together in an effort to help themselves and each other
  • A place to find others who share your concerns
  • An environment that sets the stage for mutual encouragement, support, comfort and positive feedback
  • An atmosphere that allows for personal growth, closer interpersonal relationships, and increased self-esteem, self-determination and self-efficacy
  • A place where feelings and concerns can be safely and freely expressed

What Kind of Things Happen in a Support and Education Group?

A great deal of talking and listening are characteristic of Support Groups.
Members are involved in:

  • Sharing Experiences
  • Giving Mutual Support
  • Exchanging Information and Resources
  • Planning Other Activities
  • Learning from Speaker Presentations
  • Making New Friends
  • Discovering New Ways of Handling Problems

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