Calendar

Support Groups

Breast Cancer Support Group

The Breast Cancer Support Group is committed to helping women deal with the emotional, social, psychological, and physical aspects of breast cancer. The group is coordinated by the Outreach Services Department meets at 5:30 PM the first Monday in February-May, October-December, & third Tuesday in September. For more information contact the Outreach Services Department at (309) 836-1584.

2014 Dates:

February 3
September 15
March 3
October 6
April 7
November 3
May 5
December 1

Bereavement Support Group

This open discussion support group is for adults who have experienced the loss of a family member or significant other. Our focus is providing you with a supportive place where you can reconcile loss and share your journey through grief with those who have similar experiences. This support group meets on the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month (except September, only the 3rd) from 3:00-4:30 PM. For more information contact MDH Hospice at (309) 836-1543.

Teen Group

This teen skills-training group will allow youth to support and learn from each other. There will be opportunities for each member to share his/her experience and perspective on problem situations and to generate alternative ways of handling difficult circumstances. Located in the basement of Health Services Building 1, Behavioral Health Offices.

During this 8-week group, four skill sets will be discussed:

Mindfulness & Self-Awareness Skills

Social Skills

Emotional Regulation

Distress Tolerance

Screening Dates: (One-time appointment. Must be screened before taking class.)

Tuesday, April 15

Tuesday, August 26

Teen Group Dates: Wednesdays from 4:00-5:30 pm for 8 weeks

April 23-June 11

September 3 - October 22

Anger Management

Located in the basement of Health Services Building 1, Behavioral Health Offices. 

Screening Dates: (One-time appointment. During appointment, the patient will meet with the group leader. Group leader will assess the patient and decide if he/she will be appropriate for the group.)

Tuesday, June 17

Tuesday, October 28

Anger Management Group Dates: Wednesdays from 4:00-5:30 pm for 8 weeks

June 25-August 13

November 5-December 23