Resources & Support Groups

CEREBROVASCULAR AND STROKE CENTER

We offer two monthly virtual meetings:

Stroke Caregiver Support Group:
Meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month from 7 to 8 pm.
If interested, please call (631) 638-2638 for information on how to join our virtual meeting.

Stroke Survivor Support Group:
Meets the last Tuesday of every month from 7 to 8 pm.
If interested, please call (631) 638-2638 for more information on how to join our virtual meeting.

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COMPREHENSIVE EPILEPSY CENTER

Epilepsy Support Group:
Meetings are held every 1st Thursday of the month from 6:15pm - 7:45pm via Microsoft Teams for adult and pediatric patients. This is a joint collaboration between Stony Brook University Medical Center Department of Neurology and the Epilepsy Foundation.  To register, please contact Karen Craig at (631)444-8119

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ADULT MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS CENTER

Multiple Sclerosis Support Group:
Meetings are held every 3rd Thursday of the month (times vary) via Microsoft Teams for adult patients. For information or questions regarding privacy concerns, contact Dawn Caffrey (631)444-2694.

                                    neuro.stonybrookmedicine.edu/centers/ms

LOURIE CENTER FOR PEDIATRIC MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS

 

PARKINSON'S AND MOVEMENT DISORDERS CENTER

All meetings are being held virtually through Microsoft Teams.

To register, for more information or questions regarding privacy concerns,
contact Erin Harabes, LMHC at (631) 444-3448 or erin.harabes@stonybrookmedicine.edu

Parkinson's Support Group
Meetings are held on the last Sunday, monthly from 2p-3p

Parkinson's Caregiver Support Group
Meetings are held on the 2nd Tuesday, monthly from 4p-5p

Huntington's Support Group
Meetings are held on the 3rd Thursday, monthly from 5p-6p

Tourette's/ Tics Caregiver Support Group
Meetings are held on the 3rd Wednesday, every other month from 5:30p-6:30p
(December 15)

 

NEURO-ONCOLOGY CENTER

Brain Tumor Support Group
Meetings are being held virtually through Microsoft Teams.

To register Click Here, for more information or questions regarding privacy concerns,
contact Erin Harabes, LMHC at (631) 444-3448 or erin.harabes@stonybrookmedicine.edu

Meetings will occur on the 3rd Wednesday, every other month from 5p-6p.
(November 17)

 

CHILD NEUROLOGY

Child Neurology Support Group
Meetings are being held virtually through Microsoft Teams.

To register, please click here.
For more information, or questions regarding privacy concerns,
please contact the Child Neurology Department at 631-444-9516 or maureen.haverty@stonybrookmedicine.edu

Meetings will occur on the 2nd Wednesday, every month
7:30p-8:30p

DATE TOPIC FACULTY
09/08/21 ADHD Denise Wahrheit, NP
10/13/21 AUTISM Dr. Jill Miller-Horn
11/10/21 EPILEPSY Dr. Mary Andriola
12/08/21 HEADACHE Dr. Tejwant Bindra
01/12/22 CONCUSSION Susan Mackey, PA
02/09/22 TICS/TOURETTE'S SYNDROME Dr. Elizabeth Cruz
03/09/22 DEVELOPMENTAL DELAYS Dr. Bridget Leone
04/13/22 GENETIC DISORDERS Dr. Lourdes Bello
05/11/22 MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS/Neuro-immune disorders Dr. Louis Manganas
06/08/22 NEUROMUSCULAR DISORDERS Dr. Simona Triedler

Facilitated by Andrew Dougherty, MS, MD (Child Neurology Fellow)


AUTISM

https://www.stonybrook.edu/commcms/autism-initiative/index.php

 

NEUROMUSCULAR DISEASE AND ALS CENTER

 

ALS Support Group:
Meetings are held every 1st Tuesday of the month from 6:00pm – 8:00pm via Zoom for adult patients. For information or questions regarding privacy concerns, contact Theresa Imperato via email: imperato@als-ny.org

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