Thriving Vs. Surviving – Coming Home to Peace is a special group for veterans, facilitated by Judith A. Sedgeman, sponsored by SRQ Vets, and hosted at the Veteran’s Treatment Court Office. The group is also accepted for Veterans Court. Join us every Thursday from 17:00 – 18:00hrs at 1751 Mound Street Sarasota.

Judy Sedgeman has worked with many populations seeking to come to peace and rediscover sustainable well- being, happiness, and ease with life. She has been a Mental Health Educator for more than 30 years, and served on the faculty of the School of Public Health at West Virginia University, teaching resilience to doctors and graduate students. She is an internationally recognized expert in Innate Health, and has worked with many populations in many settings around the world. In addition to this group, she also offers Innate Health groups at Goodwill, corner of Lockwood Ridge Road and University Parkway, from 11:30 to 12:30 p.m. on Wednesdays. Part of the BRAVE program, those groups are open to all veterans and family members and also approved for Vet Court.