Support Groups

Love & Logic Support Group – Six week program for parents of teens and pre-teens that combines discussion, video, support and guest speakers.

Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Group– Provides outreach, support and information to those who have lost a loved one to suicide.  We provide three different formats in addition to individual sessions by appointment only.  To register, schedule an individual session or  for more information call Amelia Lehto at 248-451-2613 or email her at alehto@commongroundhelps.org.

Open Group:  Comfort, strength and hope in an open group setting with fellow survivors and trained peer facilitators, are held the first and third Mondays of every month, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Individual Session:  Provides a space for the person or family to share their loss, learn more about surviving the suicide loss of a loved one and resources that may be available locally and nationally.  By appointment only, please call 248-451-2613 and/or email alehto@commongroundhelps.org.

Survivors of Homicide Victims Support Group-A 10-week support group with structured topics and guest speakers to provide support to those facing the loss of a loved one due to homicide.  This is a closed group after the second session so prior registration is helpful to ensure cohesiveness.  A new group begins September 16, 2015.  The group is free and meets every Wednesday from 7 pm to 9 pm.  The sessions take place at Common Ground’s Resource and Crisis Center in the Oakland County Service Center complex located at 1200 North Telegraph Rd. in building 32 East.  For more information please contact Vivian Steinhilper at 248-451-2622 or email her at vsteinhilper@commongroundhelps.org.

Growth & Healing Group-This  free 10-week empowerment group is open to girls between ages 13 and 17 who have experienced sexual abuse, childhood sexual abuse, date rape or incest.  This group meets Mondays.  Contact Charlette Adams  at 248-451-2621 to register or get more information.

Teen Girl Empowerment Group – support group for young women ages 14-17, covering a range of topics and assisting with concerns and issues.

Common Ground News

Updated Support Group Meeting Schedule Now Available Updated Support Group Meeting Schedule Now Available

Survivors of Suicide Loss Open Support Group meets at 7 p.m. twice a month at the Resource & Crisis Center.

Mark Your Calendars:  41st Annual Birmingham Street Art Fair is Sept. 19-20 Mark Your Calendars: 41st Annual Birmingham Street Art Fair is Sept. 19-20

Join us for a weekend of fun that raises funds to help support our programs and services!

Fall, 2015 Volunteer Crisis Training Schedule Now Available Fall, 2015 Volunteer Crisis Training Schedule Now Available

Contact Crisis Volunteer coordinator Melissa Hope for information at 248-451-2614.

Certified Peers Provide Support to People on Journey to Recovery Certified Peers Provide Support to People on Journey to Recovery

Peer support is about getting help from someone who has been there. Peers share with one another their experiences, strength and hope–a powerful combination for recovery.

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