Group Descriptions

12-Step

Alcoholics Anonymous

AA is an international fellowship of men and women who have had a drinking problem. Living Sober is a practical 90-page booklet that demonstrates through simple example how A.A. members throughout the world live and stay sober one day at a time.

Narcotics Anonymous

NA is a global fellowship or society of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem. We are recovering addicts who meet regularly to help each other stay clean. This is a program of complete abstinence from all drugs.

Life Recovery

Work the 12 Steps and discover the path that will change your life, enrich your recovery and bring you closer to the heart of God.

Behavior Management

Out of Control

Developing skills to deal with self-destructive coping behaviors.

Anger Management

The true goal of anger management isn't to suppress feelings of anger but rather to understand the message behind the emotion and express it in a healthy way without losing control. Invitation only.

Peacemakers

A Biblical path to resolving conflict.

Educational

Beyond Stigma

Focus on the brain and the way active addiction changes the body; discussions on perceptions of experience.

Mental Health 101

Basics of Mental Health vocabulary, theory, and application.

RUS and Treatment Court

Peer support focused on treatment courts.

MARS

Medication Assisted Recovery Services - Information and support for individuals engaging in Medication Assisted Therapy

Self-Help

Self-Help and Advocacy

Skills building group focused on advocacy and boundaries provided by Housing Options Made Easy

Recovery Focus

Mental health topic oriented discussion focusing on skills for achieving and maintaining recovery.

Common Bonds

Self-Help open discussion on recovery in daily living.

Recovery Talks

A group to explore various means of recovery.

Cognitive RECOVERY

Self-Help based on changing your thinking.

Book Based

SMART Recovery

Recovery methods derived from evidence-based addiction treatments; secular and scientifically based using non-confrontational, motivational, behavioral, and cognitive methods.

Learning to Live Again

A guide for recovery from alcoholism written in layman's terms.

Life Skills

Recovery Cooking

Skills, recipes, and budget development for cooking in recovery from Chef Sean Jones.

Resume Workshop

Resume building, interviewing, and job search techniques.

Knitting for Wellbeing

Learn how to use knitting to improve your wellbeing and support your recovery.

Meditation

Mindfulness

Meditation skills and group meditation.

Recoveryoga

A group for people in recovery, led by Jen Raines, exploring recovery in mind, body, & soul.

Refuge Recovery

Recovery program based on Buddhist principles of mindfulness and meditation.

PTSD

PTSD

Focuses on developing skills to heal trauma for people in recovery.

PTSD Poetry

Trauma group using poetry and self-expression to find healing.

Men's PTSD

Focuses on developing skills to heal trauma for people in recovery. Men only.

Women's PTSD

Focuses on developing skills to heal trauma for people in recovery. Women only.

Families

Parents of Angels

Parents who have experienced the tragic death of a child. Invitation only.

Active Parenting

Parenting group presented in association with CASAC. Invitation only.

Family Support

Support group for empowering the family unit.

CRAFT

Support for families and friends of those in recovery.

Groups

Women's Group

A gender specific open topic on varied subjects. Women only.

Veterans

Mental health and chemical dependency peer support for veterans. Veterans only.
A support group for people who have struggled with suicide attempts or thoughts. For more information: ats@mhachautauqua.org.
A wellness group for the LGBTQIA+ community to support your peers through resources, acceptance, and stories. For more information: stqp@mhachautauqua.org.
Mon - Fri: 8:30am - 4:00pm | Mon: 4:00pm - 7:00pm | Thurs: 4:00pm - 8:00pm | Sat: 9:00am - 2:00pm | Sun: Closed
Gateway Building Door 14, 31 Water Street Suite 7, Jamestown NY 14701
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