Community Support Groups

Community support groups: these are autonomous groups, which NAMI Multnomah helps promote or hosts. 

Disclaimer: Any views or opinions in these groups are solely those of the facilitators or group members and do not necessarily represent those of NAMI Multnomah.

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“Talk it Over”: A supportive place for families of children or teens with mental illness or substance abuse

2nd and 4th Sundays | 4:00pm – 5:30pm
Providence Child Center, 830 NE 47th, Portland OR 97213
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2nd and 4th Tuesdays | 4:00pm – 6:00pm
Human Solutions, 124 NE 181st, Gresham OR 97230
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Contact: Margaret 503.289.7797

Bipolar and Depression Group

DBSA Eastside
Thursdays | 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Providence Hospital
Cancer Center, Room A-B (New location as of April 2013)
4805 NE Glisan, Portland, OR 97213
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Contact: Jean 503.866.9135

DBSA Westside
Tuesdays | 7:00p.m. – 8:30p.m.
Good Samaritan Hospital
Main entrance, 1st floor, Wistar Morris Room
1015 NW 22nd Ave., Portland, OR 97210
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“Anxiety Society” Support Group (On Hiatus)

A safe place for young adults age 18-36 with anxiety to develop communication skills in a relaxing, fun environment.
Contact Terri for more info at 503.890.4805
NAMI Multnomah
524 NE 52nd, Portland, OR 97213
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Dual Diagnosis Anonymous: Support for those with mental illness who also deal with substance abuse

Wednesdays | 5:30pm
NAMI Multnomah,  524 NE 52nd, Portland OR 97213
Contact:  Arlene 971.409.8519
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Fridays | 5:30pm (This meeting is a non-exclusive LGBTQ safe space)
NAMI Multnomah, 524 NE 52nd, Portland, OR 97213
Contact: Autumn 360.936.3959
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Dual Diagnosis Anonymous Family Support Network (DDA)

Support for family members and loved ones of those who experience both substance abuse and mental illness
Fridays | 12:00pm
NAMI Multnomah, 524 NE 52nd, Portland, OR 97213
Contact: Autumn 360.936.3959
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Schizophrenia Support Group

Wednesdays | 1:00pm
NAMI Multnomah, 524 NE 52nd, Portland, OR 97213
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Below is a listing of additional support groups offered in the Portland Metro community. We do our best to keep this information current. If you have updates to any information on this page, please call 503.228.5692.

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Parenting with a Mental Illness Free phone/online Support Group

Connect with other parents and enjoy a caring community of support
Wednesdays | 3:00pm – 4:00pm
call toll free (888) 601-3515
or log on to
www.uberconference.com/childandfamily

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance

Contact: Jason Reynolds 503.227.2423 or
Marcus Marchand 503.839.5889

Bipolar Recovery

Sundays | 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Support group for bipolar or depression.
Portland Adventist Hospital, Room 4104/4106 (4th floor)
10123 SE Market, Portland, OR 97216
More info:  Bipolar Recovery/Meetup.com (no cost to join)
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Anxiety/Agoraphobia/Panic Attack

2nd Saturday | 2:30-4:30 pm
Mt. Hood Medical Center, 24800 SE Stark, Gresham, OR
Contact: Legacy Community Health Info Center 503.413.7348
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Portland Asperger’s Network

When: Online chat and quarterly meetings
Contact: 503.284.4507

Brain Injury Support Groups

Phone: 503.740.3155
CHADD (Children and Adults with ADD/ADHD) Portland Metro
Various meeting times
Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital
Contact: 503.294.9504

Dual Diagnosis Anonymous of Oregon

http://www.ddaoforegon.com/
Contact: 503.737.4126

Emotions Anonymous

Thursdays | 7:30 pm
Kenton Presbyterian Church, 2115 N. Lombard,
Portland, OR 97217
Contact: Marilyn 503.750.1237
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Friends of Forensics

Do you have a family member or loved one at the Oregon State Hospital? Support and information is available.
Oregon State Hospital, Brooks Conference Room,
Building 29, 2nd Floor
Contact: Dale Rector 503.492.2658
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Grief Support Groups

Providence Hospital
Phone: 503.215.4815

Healing from Depression – Support Groups

Tuesdays | 4-6:30 pm
4226 NE 23rd Ave.
Cost: Nominal Fee
Contact: Douglas Bloch, M.A., 503.284.2848
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Latina Sexual Assault Support

Contact: 503.232.4448

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Group

NOTE: Not for individuals with psychotic symptoms.
Group Leader | James Hancey, MD
Phone: OHSU Referral Line 503.494.6167

Recovery International

A self-help group for people with depression, anxiety,
phobias, fears, anger and low self-esteem.
Contac: 503.231.1334

Suicide Bereavement Support

3rd Monday | 7 pm
Location: Peace House, 2116 NE 18th
Contac: Claire Meyer 503.236.8444
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2nd & 4th Sundays | 2-4 pm
Clackamas County NAMI Office
on grounds of Providence Milwaukie Hospital
10202 SE 32nd Ave., Ste. 501
Milwaukie, OR 97222
Facilitator:  Andrea Campbell 503.774.4612
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Teen/Child Grief Support Groups

The Dougy Center, 3909 SE 52nd, Portland, OR 97206
Parents of children should call to schedule screening appointment.
Phone: 503.775.5683
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Tourette’s Syndrome Support

Last Sunday | 3-5 pm (quarterly)
Location: Bethel Congregational Church, Beaverton
Contact: 503.413.7348
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VA Bipolar Group

VA Mental Health Clinic
Registered Veterans Only
Contact: 503.220.8262 x55187
Wounded Soldier and Family Hotline
1.800.984.8523

Contact Us

NAMI Multnomah
524 NE 52nd Ave.
Portland, OR 97213
503.228.5692
Fax: 503.235.8959
See Map
info@namimultnomah.org
Monday - Friday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm