****ANNOUNCEMENT****

ALL OUR GROUPS HAVE BEEN  SUSPENDED INDEFINETLY DUE TO COVID-19 VIRUS.

**WE ARE NOW MEETING ON ZOOM**
THE ZOOM MEETING LINKS ARE POSTED ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE (WHERE YOU NEED TO BE A MEMBER) AND THEY ARE EMAILED TO YOU.
EMAIL US IF YOU ARE A NEW COMER STRUGGLING WITH YOUR MOOD DISORDER, FILL OUT THE CONTACT FORM ON THIS WEBSITE, WE WILL DIRECT YOU TO THE FACEBOOK GROUP WHERE WE WILL DETERMINE IF YOU CAN ATTEND OUR ZOOM MEETINGS. WE NEED TO PROTECT THE ANONYMITY OF OUR MEMBERS. WE ARE CURRENTLY HOLDING 6 ZOOM MEETINGS A WEEK INCLUDING A FAMILY & FRIENDS. IF YOU ARE A FAMILY MEMBER FOLLOW THE SAME PRIOCEDURE AS ABOVE.

 

 

 

We are on Facebook. It is a Closed Group. Click on the Facebook icon above to join the FB group. You must answer the 3 questions to be approved.

 

Welcome to The Mood Disorder Support Group of Long Island!

We have been there, we can help!

 

FOR A COMPLETE LIST OF OUR MEETINGS PLEASE CLICK ON "OUR GROUPS"

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS!

1. Do I have to register? - No. Our groups anonymous and no membership or registration is required. Just show up to the group that fits your need. (example-If you are Family you would go to a family closed group or an open group, If you are a person with a mood disorder you would go to a peer support closed group or an open group.

2. How much does it cost & do you take insurance? - Our groups are free, we do accept donations. 

3. Can I come with my husband or wife to the meeting? - Each of our meetings are exclusive and anonymous. If you are a family member, only family should attend the family support groups. Vice Versa, the main groups, only the person with a mood disorder should attend that meeting.  The exception to this policy is an open meeting, see below.

4. Are there any open meetings? - Yes, the 2nd Saturday of the month at Syosset is an open meeting. Every Thursday at SouthSide Hospital is an Open Group. Also the 5th meeting of the month, should there be one (some months have 5 weeks) is an open meeting at all locations. (Generally, check schedule at left)

5. I am not a family member, but a friend or Significant other, am I allowed to attend the family group? - Yes absolutely, it is a "Family & Friends Support Group

Want to know more about us and our projects? Read about the work we have done so far and our plans for the future. Do you like what we do and want to know what you can do to help? Learn more about us.

Want more info?

Please call us at: +1 516-499-MDSG or fill out our contact form.

 

Groups for the week  NO GROUPS THIS WEEK AND/OR UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE BECAUSE OF THE VIRUS CRISIS

 

NOTE: Please do not call the hospital to confirm if there is a group. The switchboard usually will not have any meetings, changes or info pertaining to us. This list is current and updated daily.

 

 

Saturday NO GROUP  1-3PM

MDSGLI Peer Support Group**
Doctors Lounge

Syosset Hospital

 

 

Monday NO GROUP 

MDSGLI Open Support Group*

First Floor Conference Room
Check at front desk

Mather Hospital, Port Jefferson

 

  Tuesday  NO GROUP   7:30PM  

MDSGLI Open Support*

LL Classroom corridor 3 
Check at Front Desk

LIJ Valley Stream Hospital

 

 

WednesdayNO GROUP 7:30PM

MDSGLI Family Support**

First Floor Conference Room
Syosset Hospital

 

Wednesday NO GROUP  7:00PM

MDSGLI Peer Support**

Basement Conference Room
Plainview Hospital

 

Thursday  NO GROUP  7:00PM

MDSGLI Open Support*

The door to Library is locked after
7PM please try to be on time.

Library Conference Room
South Side Hospital, Bayshore

 

 

Saturday NO GROUP  1-3PM

MDSGLI Peer Support Group**
Doctors Lounge

Syosset Hospital

 

 

*Open denotes Family/Friends Invited

**Closed denotes a closed group to those mentioned