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Support Groups

Community is important and we recognize this as part of the journey towards a cure and understanding ourselves better. If you are a patient and want to connect with other patients through an online support group please contact:

Dr. Daniel Darvish (HIBM Patient)


Kam Redlawsk (HIBM Patient)
ARM Creative Director and PR

We will connect you to the proper contacts with privacy.

More info to comeā€¦


To all HIBM patients,
If you have been living with HIBM for some period of time, facing multiple challenges related to HIBM, including lack of mobility, stiffness, weakness, depression, difficulty to cope, and now ready to take control and make personal changes, then this program is for you. We are proud to announce the opening of our first wholistic center dedicated to HIBM patients. This center is designed to help patients partake in alternative medicine practices such as yoga, massage therapy, physical therapy, meditation, personal coaching and etc. The program is exclusively for HIBM patients and is free of charge.

Explore a new approach to healthy living, having fun, finding balance and becoming more the person you want to be. Learn to manage life transitions and make each day a positive step in your journey with HIBM.

The program is on every Sunday from 12noon to 2 pm. The location is Pacific Arts Center located at 10469 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, 90025. It is between overland and Beverly Glen next to McDonald. There is parking behind the building, as well as in front of the building, and it is wheelchair accessible.

Don't miss out on this great opportunity. For more information please contact Dr. Tabibian at 310-666-5727.