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Now you can search our database of local support groups right here on our site. We suggest you call the support group contact before you attend a meeting for the first time (or if you have not attended recently) to ensure the schedule has not changed.

View below for a list of support groups in your area.

Traumatic Brain Injury Network – TBI Social Community -Trymunity

5900 South Lake Forest Drive Suite 120
McKinney, TX 75070
214-310-1356

Amarillo – Panhandle Independent Living Center

Meets: 1st Thursday at 2 pm
Contact: Bart Hill
Phone: 806- 374-1400
Meets at: Panhandle Independent Living Center

Amarillo – Texas Tech Pharmacy School

Meets: 1st and 3rd Thursdays at 7 pm
Contact: JoAnn Robertson
Phone: 806-378-8885
Meets at: Texas Tech Pharmacy School lounge

Angleton – Learning to Live Again

Meets: 4th Thursday of the month from 7:00-8:30pm
Contact: Sheila Lowe
Phone: 979-849-4290
sheila19@sbcglobal.net
Meets at: First Baptist Church
Address: 237 Locust, Angleton, Texas 77515


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Arlington – Tarrant County Brain Injury Support Group BI Support Group for Surivivors and Caregiviers

Meets: 2nd Tuesday of each month from 1pm-2:30pm
Contact: Deana Adams, MA, LPC
Phone: 817-983-1087
adamsdeana@yahoo.com
Meets at: Center for Counseling and Enrichment, First Baptist Church – Charles Wade Building
Address: 301 S. Center Street, Suite 214 , Arlington, Texas 76010

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Austin Support Group

Meets: 1st Tuesday of each month, 7pm-8:30pm
Contact: Ruthann Curtis or Lee Lancaster
Phone: 512-453-1344
leelancaster@austin.rr.com or ruthann.curtis@sbcglobal.net
Meets at: Mary Lee Foundation Community Center
Address: 1327 Lamar Square Drive, Austin, Texas 78704

Austin – TBI Information and Training

Meets: Second Tuesday of each month from 7:00 pm – 8:30 p.m.
Contact: Chip Howe
Phone: (512) 443-5777
Meets at: Mary Lee Foundation Community Center
Address: 1327 Lamar Square Drive, Austin, Texas 78704

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Brain Trauma Support Group

Meets: 3rd Wednesday of the month, 6:30pm-8pm
Contact: Jackie Theaker
Phone: 512-341-1000
jacquelyn.theaker@stdavids.com
Meets at: Round Rock Medical Center, 1st Floor, Classroom 3
Address: 2400 Round Rock Ave., Round Rock, Texas 78681

Conroe – HealthSouth Rehab Hospital

Meets: This group is not meeting at the present time, but will begin meeting again in the fall. TBI survivors and their families are welcome.
Contact: -
Phone: -
Meets at: -
Address: Conroe, Texas

Dallas Area Acquired Brain Injury Support Group

Meets: Meets first Tuesday of each month, 6:30 – 8:00 pm.
Contact: John Taylor, Chaplain -or- Dr. Karen Brewer -or- Dr. Benjamin Nguyen
Phone: 214-645-1155
Johnny.Taylor@UTSouthwestern.edu
Meets at: Conference Room 1, UT Southwestern University Hospital – Zale Lipshy.
Address: Dallas, Texas

Dallas – FOCUS Group at Baylor Institute for Rehabilitation

Meets: 1st Tuesday of each month at 2 p.m.
Contact: Laurel Stevens, MS,CCC or Karen O’Hearn, CTRS
Phone: 214-820-9571
Meets at: on the second floor of Baylor Institute for Rehabilitation in Conference Room C.
Address: Dallas, Texas
This group is for survivors, family members, and/or caregivers of TBI survivors.

Dallas – The Brain Injury Support Group

Meets: Meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month from 7pm-8:30pm
Contact: Sean Godfrey
Phone: 972-834-9057

http://www.brainmemos.org

Meets at: Community Outreach Center
Address: 3014 Oak Lawn Ave., Dallas, Texas 75219

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Denton – Brain Injury Support Group

Meets: Meets first Thursday of the month beginning at 1pm
Contact: Denton Regional Medical Center
Phone: (940) 384-3970
Meets at: Community Room of the Professional Building at Denton Regional
Address: 3535 Interstate 35 Frontage Rd, Denton, Texas 76210

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Edinburg – South Texas Traumatic Brain Injury Support Group

Meets: Meets every third Thursday of the month at 6:00 to 8:00 pm
Contact: Dr. Cynthia Cavazos-Gonzalez or Theresa Yongson
Phone: (956) 362-3550
Meets at:

El Paso – El Paso Brain Injury Support Group

Meets: Meetings are held the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m.
Contact: Nancy Peters
Phone: 915-319-9553
npeters@mentisneuro.com •
Meets at: Mentis Neuro Rehab
Address: 1831 Murchison Rd., Suite C, El Paso, Texas 79902

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Fort Worth Acquired Brain Injury Support Group

Meets: 2nd Thursday of each month from 1:30pm-3:00pm
Contact: Dorothy Conway
Phone: 817-250-2445
dorothyconway@texashealth.org
Meets at: TX Health Harris Methodist Hospital, Richardson Tower, Mabee Rehab Center Classroom
Address: 1300 Pennsylvania Ave., Fort Worth, Texas
Support for brain injury survivors, their family members and/or primary caregivers, by providing opportunities for peer support and education.

Fort Worth Stroke Folks

Meets: 3rd Thursday of the month, 4pm-5:30pm
Contact: Sheri Muska
Phone: 817-250-3727
sherilynmuska@texashealth.org
Meets at: Texas Rehabilitation Hospital (cafeteria)
Address: 425 Alabama Ave., Fort Worth, Texas
A support group for stroke patients, their families and loved ones- both past and present.

Grapevine – Mid-Cities Acquired Brain Injury Caregiver Support Group

Meets: Meetings are held the first Saturday of each month 8:30am-10:00am
Contact: Dr. Karen Brewer
Phone: 214-645-4091
karen.brewer@utsouthwestern.edu
Meets at: Ethicus Hospital
Address: 4201 William Tate Ave., Grapevine, Texas 76051

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Houston – Challenge Brain Injury Support Group

Meets: Meetings are held the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month at 7:30 p.m.
Contact: Lynn Cone
Phone: 713-729-5162
Meets at: -
Address: Houston, Texas

Houston – Houston Center for Independent Living

Meets: Meetings are held every Friday from 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Contact: -
Phone: 713-974-4621
HCIL@neosoft.com
Meets at:
Address: 7000 Regency Square Blvd., Suite 160, Houston, Texas

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Houston – Memorial City Rehab Hospital

Meets: Meetings are held every Tuesday evening at 7:30 p.m.
Contact: Judy Holman
Phone: 713-465-8563
Meets at:
Address:  Houston, Texas

Houston – Online Support Group

Meets: -
Contact: Sabrina Strawn
Phone: -

http://habi-online.org/what-is-habi-online/

Brain injury survivors and caregivers are invited to share stories as well as information about resources and events in the Houston area.

Houston – Recovery Awareness Foundation

Meets: -
Contact: Paulette Keeney
Phone: 281-583-0448
knkeeney@aol.com • http://www.tbinet.org/raf/
Meets at: -
Address:  Houston, Texas

Houston – TBI Support Group Quentin Mease Hospital

Meets: Meetings are held every 4th Thursday Next meeting August 23, 2007 3-4 pm
Contact: David or Lynn
Phone: 713-873-3845
Meets at: 2nd Floor In-patient conference Room Quentin Mease Hospital
Address: Houston, Texas

Houston – West Houston Stroke Warriors

Meets: Meets every Saturday 10:30am to noon.
Contact: Kathy Carrico
Phone: 281-588-8517
kathleen.carrico@hcahealthcare.com • http://www.houstonstrokewarriors.com
Meets at:
Address: Houston, Texas
The group meets to discuss individual challenges of the month, build friendships, learn about clinical trials, have fun with art or music. Individuals with aphasia and speech challenges are encouraged to attend either by themselves or with a caregiver. Most members of the group were working up to the day of the stroke, whether they’re 22 or 88. The group meets to hear a 20 minute speaker at the beginning, then discuss progress in recovery, socialize, discuss some stroke articles, recent news.

Longview – Longview Brain Injury Support Group

Meets: 3rd Monday of each month 7:00 – 8:30 pm
Contact: -
Phone: 903- 758-2019
Meets at: Our Redeemer Lutheran Church
Address: 1300 Judson Road, Longview, Texas 75601

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Lubbock – South Plains Brain Injury Alliance

Meets: Second Saturday of each month 10:00–11:30 AM
Contact: Malva Teague-Smith, M.Ed., LPC
Phone: (806) 793-7363
malva.teaguesmith@gmail.com
Meets at: LIFE/RUN Independent Living Center
Address: 8240 Boston Ave, Lubbock, Texas 79410

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Plano – Plano Brain Injury Support Group

Meets: Meetings are held the 1st & 3rd Tuesdays
Contact: Jim Burrus
Phone: 972-519-0008
Meets at: Health South
Address: 2800 15th Street, Plano, Texas 75075

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San Antonio – Alamo Head Injury Support Group

Meets: 4th Wednesday of each month 6:00 – 7:30 PM
Contact: Evelyn Tattini
Phone: 210-614-4323
etattini@alamoheadinjury.org • http://www.alamoheadinjury.org
Meets at: Easter Seal Rehabilitation Center
Address: 2203 Babcock Road, San Antonio, Texas 78229

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San Marcos – HOPE for Stroke and Brain Injury Survivors Support Group

Meets: 2nd and 4th Mondays of the month, 1-2:30pm
Contact: -
Phone: 512-753-3818 Please call to register (registration is free)
Meets at: Central Texas Medical Center, Professional Building #102
Address: 1301 Wonder World Dr, San Marcos, Texas 78666

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To learn more about brain injury support groups, contact Texas Brain Injury Alliance at info@texasbia.org.