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Upcoming Classes

Our weekly classes are listed below. Due to COVID-19, all classes/groups take place via interactive virtual meetings.

Note that classes marked as “Reserved” require prior arrangement with the group leader.  Please also note that classes may be cancelled, on occasion, so please call (202-223-3077) or email us ( for our most updated Calendar of classes/groups and virtual meeting links.


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Open Classes and Drop-in Support Groups:

“Classes” are didactic sessions aimed at enhancing knowledge and building skills.

“Drop-In Groups” are psychological treatment and support sessions where patients engage in discussions and insight-oriented activities. Patients can attend these without reservation or commitment.


5:30 pm    Thinking Styles & Behavior – Greer A. Raggio, PhD

7:15 pm     Breath Your Way to Relaxation – Allison Rose, MPH, MS


5:30 pm   Long-term Weight Management Support Group – Bill Picon, PhD 


12:00 pm  Emotional Eating– Michelle Toussaint, PhD

4:00 pm    Seated Yoga for Every Body (45 min) – Allison Rose, MPH, MS


5:30 pm     Active Maintenance – Bill Picon, PhD 


9:00 am      Long-term Weight Management Support Group– Bill Picon, PhD/ Greer Raggio, PhD

10:00 am    Psychological Complexities in Weight Management – Bill Picon, PhD

11:00 am    Psychological Complexities in Weight Management – Bill Picon, PhD

12:00 pm    Men’s Group – Bill Picon, PhD

1:00 pm      Seated Yoga for Every Body – Amie DiTomasso, MPH, MSW

2:00 pm      Monthly Nutrition Classes– Nicole Brown MS, RDN, LD ACSM CEP and Kathy Rodgers


*Reserved Treatment Groups:

“Reserved” Groups are private, ongoing sessions. Contact us for more information if you are interested in these.


6:30 pm     Working Women –  Drs Michelle Toussaint and Greer A. Raggio [Reserved]


7:30 am     Treatment of Emotional Eating – Bill Picon, PhD  [Reserved]