In Your Area
A Six-Week Support Group for Individuals Living with Liver Disease
September 17th, 2014 - October 22nd, 2014 (5:30PM - 7:30PM)
Contact: Joe McCormack (Email)
Phone: 303-988-4388(Fax: 303-988-4398)
Experience support in a creative and dynamic group setting. Facilitated by Muni Alam and Amelia Stoll, counselors from Colorado Health Network, this group will offer innovative tools and information that will help you feel empowered in your journey with liver disease.
NEW START DATE / When: Weekly Wednesday Sessions, October 8 - November 12, 2014
Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Where: DaVita Clinical Research has donated meeting space for the group at their facility located on the St. Anthony Hospital Campus in Lakewood, just off Hwy 6th and Union Blvd. Location information will be sent to confirmed participants.
To Participate: Contact Joe McCormack at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 303-988-4388 with a detailed message on the best way to be contacted.
Session #1. Connecting Your Mind, Body, and Spirit / October 8, 2014 - What is the connection between mind, body, and spirit? Learn about healing through the lens of Holistic Psychotherapy.
Session #2. Getting to Know Your Liver / October 15, 2014 - What is the importance of the liver? What is the importance of your relationship to your liver? Engage in a creative process that gives voice to your unique experience with liver disease.
Session #3. I’m Not Who I Used to Be / October 22, 2014 - How do you find meaning and identity when affected by chronic illness? Learn about the importance of emotions through a guided art therapy process.
Session #4. Reclaiming Your Sacred Self / October 29, 2014 - How does your spirituality influence your experience with Liver Disease? Explore various spiritual perspectives on illness and how spiritual practices can improve health. Engage in guided visualizations and learn mindfulness techniques that promote overall wellbeing.
Session #5. Finding Your Inner Warrior / November 5, 2014 - How do you find empowerment within your struggles? Tap into your “inner warrior,” the part of you that finds strength within suffering, and learn how to create an effective self-care plan.
Session #6. Who is Your Tribe? / November 12, 2014 - What is true support? How do you connect, draw boundaries, and express your needs with those who are closest to you? Celebrate your successes and your journey with the group in this closing session.