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.
If you plan to join us, please call us at 978-287-3532
to confirm the meeting location and discussion topics.
For virtual support, look no further than the Emerson Surgical Weight Loss Group on Facebook
. Ask questions to our staff and other group members, discover useful tips and products, and find encouragement from the comfort of your home.
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.
Surgical Weight Loss Post-Op Support Group
Held from 12-1 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month. This group meets in the waiting room of 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.