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#274846 - 02/11/09 06:37 PM Peer-Group Support Organizations
MichaeldR Offline

Registered: 12/02/08
Posts: 36
Loc: South Carolina
Dear friends:

Is anyone aware of, or participating in, any Peer-Group Support Organizations (PGSOs)? What I'm looking for is a self-governing peer-based support group similar in structure, if not emphasis, to Alcoholics Anonymous (AA), or more closely Adult Children of Alcoholics (ACA or ACOA). I've found a few mentions of groups such as this on the internet, that deal with recovery from Childhood Sexual Abuse, but wanted first-hand, or at least second-hand, information and experience from someone on MaleSurvivor. What do you know?



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#274895 - 02/11/09 10:28 PM Re: Peer-Group Support Organizations [Re: MichaeldR]
Ken Followell Offline
Registered: 12/30/01
Posts: 991
Loc: Bradenton, FL
I participate in a peer support group for male survivors. It has been a wonderful experience for me to have men I can share with about the issues we all face.

What would you like to know about the group?

Ken Followell

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