DBSA NCA invites you to come share your story and listen to others at our weekly patient peer run support group. Participants include individuals from Virginia, Maryland and the District.
This group is for adults with depression and bipolar disorder.
DBSANCA sponsors a weekly support group meeting in Washington, DC:
Thursday: 7:00 – 8:45 p.m. (Room B-1)
Social Group begins at 6:30 p.m.
Groups do not meet on ‘Federal holidays or snow days.
Speaker Programs held occasional Thursdays
Foundry United Methodist Church
1500 16th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036
Metro: The church is at the corner of 16th and P streets. It is about three blocks from the Dupont Circle Metrorail Station (use south exit).
Bus: The church is about an 8 minute bus ride from the McPherson Square Metro stop (Blue/Orange/Silver lines). Exit at 15th Street and walk to 16th Street and board an S2/S4 bus, disembark from the bus at 16th and P St. NW. The S bus line also can also be used coming south from the Silver Spring Red Line and other points along the way.
Parking: There is limited metered street parking (free parking begins at 6:30 pm), and a parking garage on P street between 16th and 17th Streets.
See our list of other support groups on the Welcome Page.
SUPPORT GROUP GUIDELINES
6:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. – 7:10 p.m.
7:10 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.
7:15 p.m. – 7:55 p.m.
7:55 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
8:00 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.
SHARE THE AIR:
ONE PERSON SHARES AT A TIME:
WHAT IS SAID HERE STAYS HERE:
DIFFERENCES OF OPINION ARE OK:
WE ARE ALL EQUAL:
USE “I” STATEMENTS:
IT’S OK NOT TO SHARE:
It’s everyone’s responsibility to make the discussion groups a safe place to share: