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Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13) Therapy Groups in Connecticut (CT)
Squashing the Chatterbox
Host: Brittany Finkeldey, MA, LPC
"The pressure to fit in and be "good enough" can quickly become overwhelming. Girls learn these messages from our "chatterboxes" i.e.; social media, television, and from each other. That's why we've created this innovative group for 7th and 8th girls. ..."
Preteen Coping Skill/Self Esteem Group
Host: Jennifer Fairchild Coaching and Therapy
"Back by popular demand by the kids! Small group focusing on meeting others, expressing and identifying feelings, how to handle bullying and mean people, standing up for yourself, boundaries, anger and stress management. The group is a positive group, focusing ..."
Creatively Me!: A Self-Esteem Building Group
Host: Kyle Barreuther, MAAT
"This interactive creative therapy group is for boys and girls ages 11-14* who struggle with low self-esteem or could simply benefit from reinforcement in an environment that fosters further development of self-esteem and resilience. We utilize art making, creative play ..."
Social Skills Group -7th through 9th grades
Host: Jonathan Swift, PhD, LCSW
"Social Skills Group target skills include meeting others, knowing when to talk and when to listen, identifying emotions, appropriate body language, stress and anger management, social problem solving, appropriate behavior with the family, accepting parenting and boundaries, sibling relationships, and ..."
Coping Skills Group for Children of Divorce
Host: Laura Toce, PsyD
"Krista Stiebel, LCSW, will facilitate a this group which will provide support and strategies for children ages 11-14 experiencing the effects of divorce. Strategies will include appropriate expression of feelings and healthy coping mechanisms. Please contact Dr. Laura Toce (860-944-4228) for ..."
Teen Support Group
Host: Kathryn M Tkacz, MA, LMFT, CHT
"This is a peer support group facilitated by Kathryn Tkacz, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. It is specifically devoted for the needs of our tween/ teen girls. We encourage and teach creative emotional expression, healthy coping skills and empower self ..."
Asperger's Social Skills Group Ages 10 to 14
Host: ProviderCare Plus ~ Clincial Psychology Group
"Conducted by Kate Hanley, PhD: "Social relationships can be a great source of stress and anxiety for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and their families. Such difficulties can impede independent functioning in society so it is critical that parents, teachers, ..."
Parenting Support for Parents of Middle Schoolers
Host: Susan G Raphael, LMFT
"The middle school years can be especially challenging as youngsters assert their independence. As the pressures of school and friends combine with the confusing physical changes of this time, parents often wonder what has happened to their children. Support from ..."
Middle School Girls Group
Host: Gayle Skovron, LCSW-R, RRT
"Middle School Girls Group offering solutions, support and education about issues of relationships, bullying, anxiety, peer issues, family,academics and all stressors that can occur during middle school years. The Group decides the topics to be discussed in conjunction with therapists input. "
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Parenting The "Too-Empowered" Child
Host: Elaine Levy Cooper, PhD, NCPsyA, LP
"When your child ignores you or, even worse, rudely refuses a reasonable request, do you find yourself thinking "What have I done wrong?" In this child-centered world, kids are encouraged "to be seen and to be heard." That's a good thing. ..."
Adolescent Support Group (High School)
Host: The Next Right Thing, LLC
"Support group for teens managing substance abuse challenges, anxiety and depression. The group schedule reflects opportunities for education about substance abuse and mental health issues. These groups include structured skill building exercises and traditional group therapy essential for adolescent personality ..."
Rebuilding after Trauma
Host: Christina M Keenan, NCC, LPC, BCPC
"Providing support and coping skill development for those seeking to gain control over the impact that past traumas have upon their life. Co-occurring disorders will be a focus of treatment. "
Host: Nadine Padowicz, LCSW
"This is a psychoeducational group which teaches the skills of Dialectical and Behavior Therapy. It is for adults wishing to improve interpersonal skills, mindfulness skills, affect regulation skills and distress tolerance skills. The group will meet weekly. "
Mixed Group to improve social skills and comfort
Host: Patricia A Murphy, LCSW, NCPsyA, LP
"This is a group for male and female adults who would like to be more comfortable with socialization, relationships, at work and in everyday life. Understanding and learning to love oneself and others is very important in life as well ..."
Host: Deborah Sakal, LCSW
"This is a group for parents and caregivers of children of all ages. You may wonder what the parent of a 2 year old, a teen and a 21 year old could have in common. Join us and find out! ..."
Not finding the right group for you? Try contacting one of our Therapists in Connecticut (CT) for guidance.
Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13) Therapy Groups
The Preteen or tween years (ages 11-13) are a transitional period when the physical and psychological changes that occur in adolescence begin.
For help with preteens or for a Connecticut (CT) preteen Therapy Group these Connecticut (CT) preteen Therapy Groups provide help with preteen development issues. They include preteen Therapy Groups in Connecticut (CT), preteen psychologists, and preteen counselors. They can help with preteen behavior, preteen learning and preteen body image issues.
They'll also help with tweens in Connecticut (CT), communicating and understanding your tween tween body imageconcerns.
Connecticut (CT) Support Groups and Group Therapy
Group therapy takes many forms. The groups are variously referred to (often interchangeably) as Connecticut (CT) counseling groups, Connecticut (CT) support groups, Connecticut (CT) mutual support groups or peer support groups, self help groups, stress coping groups, workshops and mental health groups. They are moderated by a professional group counselor, group therapist or group psychologist and generally focus on a specific issue or client profile (e.g. men or women etc).
Before joining a Connecticut (CT) support group, first see if the issue focus is consistent with your needs. If there are no groups offering support around your issue, feel free to contact these professionals in Connecticut (CT) to ask for a referral to alternative groups nearby.