October 10, 2019
1:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Phoenix Place Lounge
175 Dalhousie Street
OASIS is an ongoing, open support group for individuals facing challenges related to concurrent disorders. The group is facilitated by staff from St. Leonard’s and CMHA, Brant Haldimand Norfolk Branch and is appropriate for people using a harm reduction or abstinence goal in their recovery.
- To learn new coping strategies and skills to manage mental health and addiction related issues. For example: stress management, developing goals, conflict resolution, effective communication, forming new relationships, recognizing triggers, challenging negative thoughts, self-care, navigating the health care system and understanding diagnoses.
- To provide a supportive environment for individual to share their feelings and thoughts about their recovery
Structure: Discussion focused, light psycho-educational component.
Stage of Change: Any stage of change
Referral Process: Open to the community. No referral required.
When: Thursdays, 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Where: Phoenix Place Lounge, 175 Dalhousie Street, Brantford
Please note: Beginning October 17, 2019 the OASIS group will be moved to St. Leonard’s Community Services, 133 Elgin Street, Brantford
Legal Status: Voluntary
Other: Concurrent disorder – mental health issue(s) and addiction(s)
CMHA, Brant Haldimand Norfolk:
Melissa Fudali, Intake Case Manager
Phone: 519-752-2998, ext. 122
St. Leonard’s Community Services:
Sonia Krizikova, Concurrent Disorders Counsellor
Phone: 519-754-0253 ext. 2119