"The SCV Arthritis and Autoimmune Disease Support Group" will be held on Sunday, February 24th at 2:00 p.m. at 'The Boys and Girl's Club of Santa Clarita' which is located at :
24909 Newhall Ave.,
Newhall, CA 91321.
"Coping with a Chronic Illness & The Grieving Process" with Guest Speaker, Sandi Atmore.
Oftentimes, when we hear the word loss or grieving, our minds automatically go to thoughts of losing a loved one or going through a painful divorce. Yet, the diagnosis of and the daily life of living with a Chronic Illness may involve many losses & you actually have suffered the loss of a loved one- Your former self.
At our monthly meeting you will learn different strategies to Cope with your Chronic Illness. You will learn about the stages of grief & how they apply to Chronic Illness and you will be given the proper tools to start the process of truly healing yourself on the inside.
For more information and to sign-up for this event, please visit: www.meetup.com/SCV-ChronicPain-Support/  or by contacting the event coordinator, Jena Minassian, at Jmminassian@yahoo.com  or at (661) 312-8913.