Support Groups

PARENTS SURVIVING SUICIDE – This Denver metro area group meets the third Tuesday of each month at 7:00 pm at the Bethany Lutheran Church, Room 210, 4500 E. Hampden Avenue. They do not have a website at this time. For more information, contact:  Vivian Epstein, 303.322.7450 or email at VSEPublisher@earthlink.net

Richard Lambert Foundation – family grief and healing center, Brighton, CO Info@richardlambertfoundation.org Contact: Susan Chavez 303-875-2347 or Kristene Elmore at 303-659-6743

The Compassionate Friends – Grief support after the death of a child with chapters throughout the country including Colorado local chapters.

The Dougy Center (the National Center for Grieving Children and Families based in Portland, Oregon) publishes resources for helping children and teens who are grieving the death of a parent, sibling, or friend. Call 1-866-775-5683 for assistance.

NAMI Boulder County – Support Groups — If you or someone you know is struggling, you are not alone. There are NAMI and community support groups in the Boulder and Broomfield counties available for you to attend. These support groups are valuable tools for coping.

 

Suicide Support Group (for those who have lost a loved one)
Monday 5:30-7 pm
Free, drop in
Contact Joy Redstone jredstone@naropa.edu or 303-546-3570

 

Community Circle
(for those experiencing any kind of transition, such as being housed from homelessness, a break up, a move, etc)
Tuesdays 11:30-12:30
Free
Contact: Elizabeth Stahl (elzmcg@me.com) prior to attendance

 


Women’s Expressive Arts Group

(for women in their 40s, 50s, 60s, finding new purpose)
Wednesdays 5-6:30 pm
$5
Contact Julie Ratinoff, internjratinoff@naropa.edu
(limited openings)

 

Mindfulness Group
Thursday 4:30-5:30 pm
(for anyone wanting to learn about mindfulness and to practice it with guidance)
Free, drop in
Questions: contact Alyssa Gursky at Alyssa.gursky@naropa.edu

 


Acu-Detox

Thursday 5:30-6:30
Drop in, $5 donation requested for the practitioner
Contact: Joy Redstone, jredstone@naropa.edu

 

Root to Ride
Experiential equine and art therapy workshop
April 7, 10-1 pm
$20
Contact Sarah Gibson, sgibson@naropa.edu
(limited openings)