February Support Groups at Bates County Memorial Hospital When you are struggling with health goals, a support group can really help. Bates County Memorial Hospital hosts the following support groups:
Weight Management Support Group: Portion Distortion – Appropriate portions of all foods Tuesday February 4, 2:00 – 3:00 pm and 6:00 – 7:00 pm in the BCMH Education Center
Grief & Loss Support Group: Coping with the Terrible Threes (Anger, Guilt & Sadness)Thursday, February 13, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m., AB Room
Weight Management: The Skinny on FatTuesday February 18, 2:00 – 3:00 pm and 6:00 – 7:00 pm in the BCMH Education Center
Diabetes Support Group: Don’t Go Breaking My HeartThursday, February 20, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m., AB Room
Quit Smoking Support Group: Thinking Like a Non-SmokerThursday, February 27, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m., AB Room
Weight Management and Diabetes Support Groups are led by Jennifer Lindquist, RDN, LDN, Dietitian-Nutritionist.
Grief & Loss and Quit Smoking Support Groups are led by Jennifer Eick-Jakiela, LCSW, Behavioral Health Consultant for Family Care Clinics of BCMH.
Reservations are not required to attend BCMH Support groups. Attending is free. All meetings are held at the hospital, 615 W. Nursery in Butler, Mo. Groups are also open to caregivers and those who want to support their loved ones. For more information about BCMH Support Groups, please call 660-200-7007, or visit the hospital’s website: http://www.bcmhospital.com/.