Virtual Support Groups for the week of May 4

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Are you looking for a little support? Sign up for one session of the Virtual Support Groups facilitated by FASCCO. This is a pilot program to evaluate how helpful small group discussions can be for you. To help facilitate discussion, each group has a maximum of 15 participants. More groups may be scheduled to accommodate demand.  You can see more mental and emotional health classes here

WFH Strategies & Skills

In these trying times, we are all trying new things. For many, that means working from home (WFH) Join this FASCCO facilitated support group to connect with peers. Together you will explore strategies that work for you, plus pick up some practical tools & tips to stay connected with colleagues and manage your time.

Email FASCCO@umich.edu with "Sign me up for the WFH Strategies & Skills support group" in the subject line.

All Aboard the Struggle Bus: Working From Home with Young Children

So many of us are working from home with the world's most distracting co-workers - our kids! Join FASCCO counselor Jill Castro for a WFH parent support group in Zoom. She's a parent of a 3-year old and will facilitate a virtual support group to offer parents a space to vent, provide support for one another, discuss challenges, and celebrate small victories.

Email FASCCO@umich.edu with "Sign me up for the Struggle Bus Parents support group" in the subject line.

Sharing and Caring for the Elderly

Caregiving elderly family members can be stressful at any time. With current restrictions and elevated concern for your loved one’s well-being, the unique challenges may feel overwhelming. Why not take a moment for some self-care and join this FASCCO facilitated group to discuss your concerns.

Email FASCCO@umich.edu with "Sign me up for the Sharing and Caring support group" in the subject line.

  • Space is limited to 15 per session, to help facilitate group discussion.

  • Thursday, 5/7  2:00 p.m. 

Grief Support Group 

This is a monthly grief support group for those dealing with the death of a spouse, significant other or partner.  The group meets the first Thursday of every month from noon until 1:15.  All are welcome. 

Email FASCCO@umich.edu with "Sign me up for the Grief support group" in the subject line.

  • Thursday 5/7, noon