Virtual family support group available

Free family support group meetings are now available in a virtual setting from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays through June 17.

This support group is for family members and friends concerned about their loved ones who live with a substance use disorder. The program is based on the Community Reinforcement and Family Training model. The CRAFT model is a highly-effective, evidence-based, motivational program that impacts families in multiple areas of their lives.

Topics include:

• Family dynamics: Identifying triggers and motivators.

• Developing positive communication techniques.

• Helping the loved one enter treatment services and engage in recovery.

Effective methods and available resources that empower you to influence change and improves your quality of life.

The family support group meetings are available online at or by calling 646-558-8656 during the meeting times. The meeting identification number is 128 712 140

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