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New Directions Delaware, Inc.
An Affiliated Chapter of the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)

New Directions Delaware, Inc. is a support group for people with depression or bipolar disorder (manic depression) and for their families and friends. We are located in Wilmington, Delaware, and our members come from Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Maryland.

We offer support meetings twice a month (on the second and fourth Monday) and educational meetings once a month (on the third Monday), as well as a major speaker once a year. All meetings are open to the public. However, support meetings are only open to persons 18 years of age and older who have depression or bipolar disorder, and their adult family and friends.Unless otherwise noted, our meeting are held at Aldersgate Methodist Church, 2313 Concord Pike, Fairfax, Wilmington, Delaware. Meetings begin promptly at 7:15 p.m., so arrive a few minutes early (Click here for a map)

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Celebrating a Mindful Holiday
The Catherine Adams Memorial Program

  • Date: Monday December 19th, 2016
  • Time: 7:15 P.M. to 9:00 PM
  • Place: Aldersgate United Methodist Church
    2313 Concord Pike (Rt. 202)
    Wilmington, Delaware.

    Each year New Directions uses this occasion to remember and honor Catherine Adams, one of the most spiritual members of New Directions until her death in 2004.

    On Monday evening, December 19th, New Directions welcomes back James M. Walsh, Ph.D., LPCMH to present for our annual program. Dr. Walsh will discuss how we can remain mindful during the holiday season, especially in the face of family discord or disagreement. He will discuss the principles of mindfulness and how to apply them, despite increased symptoms, schedule changes, or family gatherings. Dr. Walsh is a Pastoral Counselor, faculty member with Wilmington University, and friend of Catherine Adams.

    Immediately following the presentation, New Directions will celebrate its 24th annual holiday party. Participants are invited to bring a donation of cookies or other holiday “goodie’.

    Unless otherwise noted, support meetings are held on the second and fourth Monday of each month and educational meetings are held on the third Monday. All meetings are open to the public. However, support meetings are only open to persons 18 years of age and older who have depression or bipolar disorder, and their adult family and friends. The New Directions Charter and tax status legally restricts us to adult participants. All meetings are free; to defray expenses, donations are requested but not required.


Upcoming Support Meetings

  • NOVEMBER on Monday the 28th
  • DECEMBER on Monday the 12th (No meeting on December 26th
  • JANUARY on Mondays the 9th and 23rd
  • FEBRUARY on Mondays 13th and 27th

at Aldersgate United Methodist Church
2313 Concord Pike (Rt. 202)
Wilmington, Delaware.

Meetings begin promptly at 7:15 PM and end promptly at 9:00 PM. Please arrive 10 to 15 minutes early so we may start on time.




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