Family Support Group

Are you a family member or concerned other of someone affected by substance use disorder? The virtual Family Support Group is here to help.

This free, bi-monthly group uses principles from CRAFT (Community Reinforcement and Family Training), developed by Robert Meyers, Ph.D. from the University of New Mexico. CRAFT helps family members and concerned others gain awareness of how their own behavior can impact the substance use of their loved ones and help them use behavioral strategies to promote positive changes. Family members and concerned others are also encouraged to focus on self-care.

Dates: second and fourth Tuesday of the month

Time: 7 – 8:30 P.M.

Join the meeting via Zoom:

Join Meeting Here

Or if you prefer, call in:
+1 312 626 6799
Meeting ID: 934 0708 6063

Suggested resources:
Beyond Addiction: How Science and Kindness Help People Change by Jeffrey Foote, Carrie Wilkens, and Nicole Kosanke
20-Minute Guide, Center for Motivation and Change
NAMI of Minnesota for families and concerned others of those with mental illness

The Family Support Group is offered through Minnesota Recovery Connection’s Peer Advisory Council. 

Questions? Contact Gloria Englund at gloria@recoveringu.com or contact Minnesota Recovery Connection at info@minnesotarecovery.org.