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COMMUNITY SKILLS GROUP: Held once or twice a month. Generally a day long activity to explore low/no cost activities in the community and to learn/practice appropriate social behavior. Days and times vary ask case manager for scheduled events each month. Facilitated by Jan Long and Sally Baird-Scott, CADC.


SELF AWARENESS GROUP: Held at SHAMA II from 12:00 noon to 1:00 pm. Facilitated by David Bertapelle, LCSW. Translink eligible.


CAOS MEETING (Consumer Advocates for Optimal Services): 12:00 noon -1:00 p.m. at CHW. Lunch served. Peer facilitated with interest in MH services


SOLUTIONS FOR WELLNESS: Educational group to assist consumers in managing specific challenges related to maintaining healthy lifestyle choices. 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. at CHW, facilitated by Jan Long, Sally Baird-Scott CADC. Translink eligible.


DUAL DIAGNOIS GROUP: Support group based on a 12 step model with focus on Dual Diagnosis 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm at CHW. Facilitated by: Certified Alcohol & Drug Counselor. Translink eligible.


RIDE THE WAVES: Educational group to assist in understanding and managing symptoms and to assist consumers in taking control through support and awareness 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm at CHW. Facilitated by Cindy Dickinson and Rich Standiford, LCSW. Translink eligible.


IDEA GROUP: (referral required) A women's group focusing on positive outcomes for the symptoms of depression and anxiety from 11:00 am to 12:00 noon. at the Kyle Building, 400 Virginia Ave. Suite #207 . Translink eligible.


WALKING GROUP (Starting April 15th): From 1:00 to 3:30 pm. Group assembles at CHW, transportation provided. Facilitated by Jan Long and Sally Baird-Scott CADC


DUAL DIAGNOSIS GROUP: Held at CHW from 11:00 am to 12:00 noon. Facilitated by Sally Baird-Scott CADC. Translink eligible.


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Call: (541) 266-6800

 How to Contact Us
Coos County Behavioral Health Services

281 Laclair St
Coos Bay, OR 97420

Phone: 541-266-6700
Fax: (541) 888-8726

Office Hours: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Monday through Friday
Closed all major holidays