Support Groups

By County

 

Online

Facebook Group: Learning to Hope and Cope with a Brain Injury
Laura Lueken Powell – Moderator
This is a private Facebook group for survivors and caregivers. Click “Join Group” and the moderator will approve you. Meet anytime you have a question, comment, or suggestion.

Traumatic Brain Injury Forum
Share experiences, meet people in your situation, and get support and information about TBI.

Yahoo! Groups Directory: Brain Injuries
A wide selection of TBI/ABI support groups that confer online, exchanging tips, strategies, and comfort.

Salt Lake

TBI Caring for the Caregiver Support Group 
If you are a caregiver for a brain injury survivor, then this group is for you. Come talk about various topics from grief, to maintaining health family relationships, and everything in between.
Intermountain Medical Center
Stinson Conference Room
South Office Building (Building 1) 3rd Floor
5121 South Cottonwood Street, Murray, UT
Every 3rd Thursday of the month from 7:00 – 8:00 pm

TBI Caregiver Support Group: “My Beautiful Broken Brain”
Come and discuss important information from the breakthrough film, “My Beautiful Broken Brain.”
Intermountain Healthcare
Building 1, 3rd floor
5171 S. Cottonwood St.
Murray, UT
7:00-8:00 p.m.
Every 3rd Thursday of the month (Topics will change monthly)

University of Utah Brain Injury Support Group
Sugarhouse Health Center
Sarah Gallant, SLP and Ally Cayias, SLP
(801) 581-2221
1138 E. Wilmington Avenue
SLC, UT  84106
Meets 4th Tuesday of the Month at 7 p.m.

Salt Lake Regional Medical Center Brain Injury Support Group
Moreau Building Auditorium
Kathryn Waddell, (801) 350-4290
1045 E. 1st South
SLC, UT  84102
Call for date and time.

Brain Injury Alliance Support Group for Adults
Beth Cardell, (801) 585-5511
Jennifer, (801) 468-0027
Community Deaf Center
5709 South 1500 West
Salt Lake City, UT  84123
Meets 2nd Tuesday of the month 6-8 p.m.

Weekly Meditation Class at TOSH
Taught by Michelle Thornell, B.S., U.S. Army Major, Meditation Instructor, Stroke Survivor
Basement of TOSH Medical Tower
5770 South 250 East #G50
Murray, UT  84107
These weekly group classes are free of charge and open to the public.
If interested, email Dr. Russo at antonietta.russo@imail.org.
Meets every Wed. from 3-4:30 p.m.

Brain Injury and Stroke Survivor Meeting
Kim Kirkham
Intermountain Medical Center South Office Building (Building 1) 9th Floor
Neuroscience Conference Room
5171 South Cottonwood Street
Murray, UT  84107
The group meeting is free and open to the public.
Meets 3rd Thursday of the month from 7-8 p.m.
For more information or to be added to the mailing list, please send an email to kim.kirkham@imail.org.

Veterans Affairs OEF / OIF Brain Injury Support Group
Call Dr. Jennifer Romesser with questions
(801) 582-1565 ex2711
George E. Wahlen Department of Veterans Afairs Medical Center
500 Foothill Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84148
Meets every other Monday 2-3:30 p.m.

Aphasia Talking Practice Group
Every Tuesday Noon-1 p.m.
5770 South 250 East #G50

Aphasia Support Group
First Wednesday of the Month, 7 p.m.
Emeritus
76 South 500 East
(Parking in the rear of the building.Enter from 100 South.)

Carbon Monoxide Survivor Group
1st Wednesday of the Month
Noon-1 p.m.
5770 South 250 East #G50

Cognitive Skills Group
Every Thursday
Noon-1 p.m.
5770 South 250 East #G50

Meditation Group
Every Wednesday at 3 p.m.
5770 South 250 East
Cafeteria Conference Room

 

Utah

Stroke & Brain Injury Support Group
Lori Johnson, (801) 422-9132
Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions
122 East 1700 South, Building C
Provo, Utah 84060
Meets 1st  Thursday of the month from 7-8 p.m.

 

Davis

Phoenix Services Corp. Caregivers Support Group
(801) 825-4535
1139 South State Street, Suite A-1
Clearfield, UT 84015
Call for schedule.

 

Iron County

Traumatic Brain Injury Support Group

Contact: Jerry Cowger 435-590-6244
Cedar City Library, 303 N. 100 E. Cedar City, Utah
Meets weekly Wednesday 6pm

 

Washington County

Traumatic Brain Injury Support Group

Dixie State University every 1st and 3rd Wednesdays at 3:00 – 5:00 pm.  Contact is Wendy Stabler, wstabler@dmail.dixie.edu.

Click here for a PDF of all support groups offered by Intermountain Healthcare.

 

 

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