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The Depression and Bipolar support Alliance at MGH (DBSA-Boston at MGH/Downtown)

What: A drop-in peer facilitated support group for individuals with mood disorders. The group has an average of 12 members per week.
When: This group meets every Thursday from 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Where: Mass General Hospital, Yawkey 4th floor, Suite 4A, Room 4-810
Contact: For more information, please contact: Chuck Weinstein, LMHC, CPRP, CPS at cdweinstein@mgh.harvard.edu or 617-724-7134

This group is sponsored by the Mass General Psychiatry Department and the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance.


Revere Support Group for Depression and Bipolar Disorder

What : A support group for people with depression or bipolar disorder. The group size is approximately 6-12 people.
When : Tuesdays from 6:15 - 7:45pm. Newcomers should arrive at 6:00pm.
Where : Mass General Revere - Admin Conference Room at 300 Ocean Ave, Revere, right off the Revere Beach station on the Blue Line.
Contact: 781-248-9825 or dbsarevere@gmail.com.


SMART Program: Stress Management and Resiliency Training

For Mass General patients who have chronic pain, depression, anxiety, and stress related disorders.

What: An 8-week group program that provides skills to more effectively cope with depression, anxiety, sleep problems, and other concerns that frequently accompany medical issues and stress related illness. There is a strong emphasis on the benefits of relaxation and meditation in managing health concerns and becoming mindful of how thoughts impact feelings and symptoms. The group also helps patients increase resiliency and positive communication with providers, family members, and significant people in their lives.
When: Occurs three times a year. Please call for more information and for specific dates.
Where
: MGH-Mental Health Revere Health Care, 300 Ocean Ave., Revere, MA
Facilitated by
: Joanne Rowley RNCS, HNB-BC
Contact: Call 781-485-6100 for more information

This group is organized by the MGH Healthcare Center Revere Mental Health Department
First priority enrollment is for MGH Revere patients, however patients with MGH PCP are welcome to inquire.

 

MGH Center for Group Psychotherapy

Also see: Mass General Center for Group Psychotherapy referral line at 617-724-7792 or by visiting https://www.massgeneral.org/psychiatry/about/patient-education/

 

Reviewed 10/18

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