NAMI LGBTQ+ Connection Recovery Support Groupis a free, peer-led support group for adults who experience symptoms of a mental health condition. You will gain insight from hearing the challenges and successes of others, and the groups are led by trained similarly-identified peers.
NAMI’s Support Groups are unique because they follow a structured model to ensure you and others in the group have an opportunity to be heard and to get what you need.
Support Groups: Last Wednesday of the month, staring October 25th.
In person: 13830 58th St N Suite 413 33760, FL or
By sharing your experiences in a safe and confidential setting, you gain hope and develop relationships. The group encourages empathy, productive discussion and a sense of community.
NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group will help you:
See the individual first, not the illness
Recognize that mental illnesses are medical illnesses that may have environmental triggers
Understand that mental illnesses are traumatic events
Aim for better coping skills
Find strength in sharing experiences
Reject stigma and not tolerate discrimination
Not judge anyone’s pain
Forgive ourselves and reject guilt
Embrace humor as healthy
Accept that we cannot solve every problem
Work for a better future in a realistic way
These groups are open to the community, regardless of diagnosis.
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