You should feel comfortable in the support group space that you choose, so trying different ones may help you determine the best fit.
We also encourage you to also take a look at Mental Health America's Live Your Life Well program to learn more about the value of connecting with others and other helpful wellness tools.
Due to the very nature of turn-taking and that it is dependent on the context, timing varies within a turn and may be subjective within the conversation.
Vocal patterns, such as pitch, specific to the individual also cue the hearer to know how the timing will play out in turn-taking.
Some organizations now offer online support groups, discussion boards, blogs, and online communities as additional ways to connect with others in similar situations.
These can be helpful additions to in-person support groups and can be especially helpful if there are no groups in your area.
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Some support groups are peer-led, while others may be led by a mental health professional.