This Directory is a listing of support groups in the greater Rochester area (although there are a few groups listed from outside the greater Rochester area).
Member Facilitated Groups
Facilitators are members of the group who may or may not have formal training in listening skills, group dynamics and group facilitation skills.
Professionally Facilitated Groups
Facilitators usually are not group members. They are trained in listening skills, group dynamics and group facilitation skills.
Supportive Therapy Groups
A professional therapist or counselor, trained to deal with crisis situations and to offer therapeutic intervention provides this service.