Mental Health Center Classes and Groups

All classes and groups are held at 307 Placentia Newport Beach, CA 92663. Please call 949-764-6542 to register.

Mommy and Baby Time (Spanish)

Group is ongoing on Thursdays at 10:30am

Topics include: the transition to motherhood, health postpartum, emotional well-being, stress management, risk factors, your relationship with your partner after having a baby, coping with the changes and exhaustion, attachment with your baby , physical development of the infant

Each participant will receive an incentive to participate. For more information please contact: Miriam Henderson, MSW [email protected] or call (949)764-5394.


Zumbini is a Zumba class for children 0-4 years old and their caregivers. The class is offered in English and Spanish.

Wednesdays, 10:00am - 10:45am. For more information please contact Miriam Henderson, MSW [email protected] or call 949-764-5394.

Women's Empowerment Group Ages 50+ (Spanish)

This group is directed to women who face new challenges in this stage and want to reach a more balanced and healthy life.

Topics of discussion will include: how to maintain the physical and mental health through the development of a healthy lifestyle and a positive attitude to successfully confront common problems of this age such as ; physical changes, diseases, solitude and heartbreak, lack of goals, depression, low self-esteem, stress, etc.

Starting 06/26/2017, Mondays 10:00am - 11:30am

For more information please contact: Alicia Saez- Betancourt, MSW (949)764-5767.

Adult Coping Skills Group (English)

The Adults Coping Skills Group is a co-ed group and will meet to discuss the following topics: self-esteem, stress management, effective communication skills, and decision making skills.

Starting 02/06/2017, Mondays 5:30 - 7:00p

Please confirm your attendance before the start of group with Jessica Lizardo at (949)764-5392

Voice- Group for Men (Spanish)

Educational group for men interested in personal growth. The group will focus on discussing certain issues that affect the lives of men. The topics of discussion will include: stress, stages of life, health, communication, anger, depression.

Starting 02/16/2017, Thursday 5:30p - 7:00p

Childcare is available. For more information please contact: Arturo Diaz, LCSW (949)764-5767.

Teen Skills Group

Co-ed Group, topics include: Self Esteem, Coping Skills, Communication, and Impulse Control, Life Skills, DBT Therapy, Peer Pressure, Conflict Resolution and Decision Making Skills.

Starting 06/29/2017, Thursdays 3:30pm - 5:00pm, ages 12-17

Please confirm your attendance before the start of group with Esteban Juarez at (949)764-5947 or email at [email protected]

Parenting Class (Spanish)

Positive upbringing, discipline, self-esteem and how to respect our young youth. Do these terms sound familiar? If not? Please attend our workshop and learn more about:
  • The rules and discipline of our youth
  • Facts about alcohol and drugs
  • Solving conflict within the family
  • Tips for talking to your kids
  • Improving the health of your family
Starting 03/01/2017, Wednesdays 5:30p - 7:30p. For more information and registration, please call (949) 764-6591.

Costa Mesa Family Resource Center

Please call 949-764-8100 for a current list of classes offered or visit the CMFRC website.

OB Education

For a full listing of Hoag's OB Education classes, click here.

Pastoral Care Bereavement Support Groups

For a full listing of Hoag's bereavement support groups, click here.

Contact Us

For more information about Hoag’s Mental Health Center, please call 949-764-6542 or visit us at 307 Placentia Ave., Suite 100B, Newport Beach, CA 92663. Map