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International. Founded 1980. Community-based self-help program for men who wish to control their anger and eliminate their abusive behavior toward women. Anonymous, confidential and not affiliated with any governmental agency. Group development manual ($9.95). BA also offers free group counseling on the internet. Online support group conducted on Tues. at 7:00pm PST. Detailed information regarding attendance can be obtained from Website. Write: c/o Jerry Goffman 1040 S. Mt. Vernon Ave., G-306 Colton, CA 92324 Website: http://www.mutual-support-services.org E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Verified: 7/25/2012
Pathways To Peace, Inc.
International. 11 groups. Founded 1998. Self-help group program for anger management. Also offers education and assistance with starting groups. Write: Pathways to Peace, Inc. P.O. Box 259 Cassadaga, NY 14718 Voice: 1-800-775-4212 Fax: 716-595-3886 Website: http://www.pathwaystopeaceinc.com E-mail: email@example.com Verified: 8/22/2012
Online. Provides support for male victims of domestic violence. Offers online chatroom and message forum. Must join the group to post. Website: http://health.groups.yahoo.com/group/abusedguys E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Verified: 6/29/2012
The Lamplighter Movement
International. 92 chapters in 14 countries. Provides for individuals who are recovering from any kind of sexual abuse, incest, child sexual abuse, rape, domestic violence and sexual assault. Help in starting new local support groups called chapters. To find an existing group in ones area click on 'Chapter Locations'. For starting new groups click on 'Start a Group in Your Area' (both on the Navigation section on the upper left). Website: http://www.thelamplighters.org E-mail: email@example.com Verified: 8/1/2012
Online Domestic Violence Support Group
Professionally-run. Groups for men and women regarding domestic violence. Meets Tues., 7:30-8:30pm and Sun., 6:00-7:30pm (EST). Website: http://health.groups.yahoo.com/group/safe_nh (Join the support group and then click on 'chat'.) Verified: 8/15/2012
The above information was "verified" as correct on the date at the end of each entry. Since American Self-Help Group Clearinghouse's database is extensive but staffing is limited and information for these organizations can change, it is not possible to keep every entry in American Self-Help Group Clearinghouse database completely current and accurate. Please check with the organizations listed for the most current information.
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