At the Emerson Hospital Center for Weight Loss, we’re committed to your success. Peer support, through professionally led support groups, is an integral part of this commitment.
 
We currently offer two support groups, both of which are held at the Center for Weight Loss, 54 Baker Ave Extension, Suite 101, in Concord.

For your convenience, free parking is available on-site.

If you plan to join us, please call us at 978-287-3532 to confirm the meeting location and discussion topics.
 

Surgical Weight Loss Support Group

Held from 6-7:30 p.m. (unless otherwise noted)


This support group focuses on pertinent topics related to achieving success as a weight-loss surgery patient. It also includes an open forum for patients to discuss and share personal stories in a safe and supportive environment.

September

9/11 — Protein Supplements: Samples and Recipes (Please bring some of your favorites)

October

10/9 — Plastic Surgery Guest Lecture with Dr. Paul D. Costas (Location: Emerson Hospital Cheney Conference Room)

November

11/13 — Stress Management

December

12/11 — Holiday Party

Surgical Weight Loss Post-Op Support Group

1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month from 12-1 p.m. These meetings are held in suite 100 at the Center for Weight Loss.


This support group is for patients who are six months post operative and beyond. Topics will vary from emotional eating to surviving the holidays. If you’re struggling, or just want some support from your peers, please join us. This group is run by Judy Castelluccio, LICSW, our behavioral health professional.