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Louisville VA Medical Center

Support Group

The Robley Rex VA Medical Center offers several support groups to help patients and their families cope with the effects of a variety of conditions & treatments. For more information about any of these support groups, please contact the specific support group coordinator provided below.

Bereavement Support Group
When: Quarterly
Coordinator: Charlene Sexton, Geriatrics & Extended Care Service
Phone: 502-287-4000 x54752

Diabetic Education
When: 2nd Tuesday of the Month, 10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Coordinator: Rita Berkley, ARNP
Phone: 502-287-4000 x55645

Man to Man Prostate Support Group
When:Quarterly
Coordinator: Robin Szczapinski, ARNP
Phone: 502-287-4000 x54051

Mood Management (SATC Outpatient Recovery Program)
When: Thursdays, 1:00 p.m.
Coordinator: Substance Use Disorder Treatment Program
Phone: 502-287-4000 x55960

Narcotics Anonymous (NA)
Open ONLY to Current Patients at the Robley Rex VAMC
When: Mondays, 7:30 p.m. and Thursdays, 7:30 p.m.
Coordinator: Substance Use Disorder Treatment Program
Phone: 502-287-4000 x55960

Narcotics Anonymous (NA)
Open to Veterans, their Visitors, as well as members of the Community
When: Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Coordinator: Substance Use Disorder Treatment Program
Phone: 502-287-4000 x55960

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)
Open to Veterans, their Visitors, as well as members of the Community
When: Sundays 6:30 p.m., Tuesdays 7:30 p.m., Wednesdays, Noon 7:30 p.m., Saturdays 8:00 p.m.
Coordinator: Substance Use Disorder Treatment Program
Phone: 502-287-4000 X55960

People with HIV Lunch Support Group 
When: 1st Tuesday of the Month, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. - 8th floor, Room A801
Coordinators: Grant Jones, PA and Arna Davidson, ARNP
Phone: 502-287-4000 x53930 (Grant) or x54492 (Arna)

Process Support Group (SATC Outpatient Recovery Program)
When: Mondays, 9:00 a.m.
Coordinator: Substance Use Disorder Treatment Program
Phone: 502-287-4000 x55960

Relapse Prevention (SATC Outpatient Recovery Program)
When: Mondays, 11:00 a.m. & Thursdays, 1:00 p.m.
Coordinator: Substance Use Disorder Treatment Program
Phone: 502-287-4000 x55960

Self Reflection Group (SATC Outpatient Recovery Program)
When: Mondays, 10:00 a.m.
Coordinator: Substance Use Disorder Treatment Program
Phone: 502-287-4000 x55960

Substance Use Discussion for Veterans (SATC Outpatient Recovery Program)
When: Mondays, 6:00 p.m.
Coordinator: Substance Use Disorder Treatment Program
Phone: 502-287-5960

Substance Use Education (SATC Outpatient Recovery Program)
When: Thursdays, 2:00 p.m.
Coordinator: Substance Use Disorder Treatment Program
Phone: 502-287-4000 x55960

Substance Use Recovery Group (SATC Outpatient Recovery Program)
When: Thursdays, 3:00 p.m.
Coordinator: Substance Use Disorder Treatment Program
Phone: 502-287-4000 x55960

OEF/OIF Family to Family Program
The OEF/OIF Family to Family Program is available and offered by VA Chaplain Services and the OEF/OIF Team. Any family members and friends of a returning combat Veteran can use the program. The program offers an educational support group and other education regarding returning combat Veterans.

For further information please contact Chaplain Bishop at 502-287-6120 or Kelly Montgomery, Transitional Patient Advocate at 502-287-4690.

Contact Info

Location

  • Building 1 (Main Building)

Contact Number(s)

  • 502-287-4000
  • 800-376-8387

Hours of Operation

  • See List on the Left