Depression/Bipolar Disorder

Groups

Adolescent Depression Group

This therapy group is for 13-17 year olds who are suffering from symptoms of depression. It is designed to assist them in working through and developing new strategies for overcoming depression and improving interpersonal relationships. Must be a patient of Unity Health.

Meeting Details

Location: Call for information
Time: Call for information
Fee: Covered by many insurances. Sliding payment fee may be available.
Facilitation:
Eligibility: Children under age 18 who have experienced stressful life events. Must be a patient of Unity Health. Requires an initial assessment

Contact Information

James Meyer, Ph.D.,CGP, Greece Campus 368-6705, Carol Tichenor, Greece Campus 368-6712, John Mele, Ms.Ed., St. Mary’s Campus 368-8580, Sue Stuckless, St. Mary’s Campus 368-6517, Jay Pruiett, LSMS, Evelyn Brandon Campus 368-6900, Mary

Warchocki, Evelyn Brandon Campus 368-6929,
Groups at Greece Campus (100 Pinewild Dr.), St. Mary’s Campus (835 W. Main Street, Rochester and Evelyn Brandon (81 Lake Avenue, Rochester)

Sponsored by: Unity Health System

Adult Bipolar Group

This therapy group is for adults diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder. Must be a patient of Unity Health System to participate

Meeting Details

Location: Call for Information
Time: Call for Information
Fee: Covered by many insurances. Sliding payment fee may be available
Facilitation: Professional Therapists
Eligibility: Adults diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder

Contact Information

James Meyer, Ph.D., CGP, Greece Campus 368-6705, Carol Tichenor, Greece Campus 368-6712, John Mele, MS. Ed., St. Marys Campus 368-8580, Sue Stuckless, St. Mary’s Campus 368-6517, Jay Pruiett, LSMS, Evelyn Brandon Campus 368-6900, Mary Warchocki, Evelyn Brandon Campus 368-6929,

Groups at Greece Campus (100 Pinewild Drive, Rochester), St. Mary’s Campus (835 W. Main Street, Rochester), and Evelyn Brandon (81 Lake Avenue, Rochester)

Sponsored by: Unity Health System

TrueChildWithin.org

This organization runs a monthly support group for parents who have children diagnosed with pediatric bipolar disorder.

Meeting Details

Location: Spiegel Center
35 Lincoln Avenue, Pittsford, NY
Time: Second Thursdays, 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Fee: No fee, donations accepted
Facilitation: Trained peer facilitators
Eligibility: For parents who have children diagnosed with pediatric bipolar disorder. Also serves teens with bipolar disorder through a monthly group. Meetings are open to anyone interested in learning about pediatric bipolar disorder.

Contact Information

Alison@truechildwithin.org

Sponsored by: Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) Parents with Bipolar Children, Rochester, NY

Women’s Depression Group

This professional therapy group is for women ages 18+ suffering from symptoms of depression. It focuses on helping individuals work through and develop proactive strategies to overcome symptoms of depression. Must be a patient of Unity Health.

Meeting Details

Location: Call for Information
Time: Call for Information
Fee: Covered by many insurances. Sliding payment fee may be available.
Facilitation: Professional Therapists
Eligibility: Women ages 18+ who are patients of Unity Health.

Contact Information

James Meyer, Ph.D., CGP, Greece Campus 368-6705, Carol Tichenor, Greece Campus 368-6712, John Mele, MS.Ed., St. Mary’s Campus 368-8580, Sue Stuckless, St. Mary’s Campus 368-6517, Mary Warchocki, Evelyn Brandon Campus 368-6929,
Groups at Greece Campus (100 Pinewild Drive), St. Mary’s Campus (835 W. Main Street, Rochester), Evelyn Brandon Campus 368-6929

Sponsored by: Unity Health System