ComPass- (Communicating the Pain as Suicide Survivors) Navigating the Ocean of Grief after the Suicide Death of a Loved One — AFSP

ComPass- (Communicating the Pain as Suicide Survivors) Navigating the Ocean of Grief after the Suicide Death of a Loved One

Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee, USA

ComPass- (Communicating the Pain as Suicide Survivors) Navigating the Ocean of Grief after the Suicide Death of a Loved One

AFSP makes the support group listings directory for suicide loss survivors available as a public service and does not run, recommend, endorse, or fund any of the groups listed. In addition, we do not monitor individual groups and only update information as it is made available to us by the facilitators and/or sponsoring organizations.

Please follow up with the listed contact to ensure their group is still active and confirm both meeting times and location.

Meeting Place

Peninsula Knox Clinic
1451 Dowell Springs Blvd
Knoxville,Tennessee37909

Meeting Time(s)

The group meets continuously throughout the year. Meetings are held monthly on the second Monday of the month from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm.

Contact

Mark Potts, LCSW
865-374-7106
[email protected]

Carol Nugent
847-374-7106
[email protected]

Group Demographic

Group Members: This group is an open/ongoing group for those who
have lost a family member, friend, or co-worker to suicide (Not for
observers or those who have survived a suicide attempt)
Support Group Objectives:
 To provide a safe environment for survivors to share feelings &
experiences
 To educate survivors in healthy coping & healing strategies
 To provide opportunities to learn from struggles & victories of
other survivors
 To affirm & “normalize” suicide bereavement

Group Type

This group is open, which means that new members may join at any time.

Facilitator

Mental health professional

Cost

None

Hosting/Sponsoring Organization

Covenant Health and Tennessee Suicide Prevetion Network

Additional Information

Mission Statement: The mission of ComPASS is to provide a safe place of support, understanding, and education during the journey of loss following the suicide death of a loved one.


This listing was most recently updated on March 13, 2019.