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Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13) Therapy Groups in Connecticut (CT)
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 ..."
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, ..."
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. ..."
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 ..."
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 ..."
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 ..."
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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Foodchild: How family food traditions shape us
Host: Irene Sherlock, LMFT, LADC, CAC
"Let's talk about the ways culture, family and gender shape our eating habits and influence the way we feel about our bodies. Sign up for Foodchild: How family food traditions shape us. Ask about start dates. "
Preparing for College and Your Mental Health
Host: Tamara Vertefeuille, LCSW
"Therapy Group for High School Graduates who are going to college this Fall. We will discuss ways to prepare for your life's next chapter, possible stressors, and plan for mental health support. It starts Tuesday, June 24th at 3:30 pm. ..."
Parenting Guidance- Co-parenting in Divorce
Host: Monica A Rosado, MSW, LCSW
"Support and Guidance are offered to divorced or divorcing parents so they can better understand the developmental needs of their child(ren) & the long term consequences that parental conflict can have on children of divorce. The goal of the group ..."
Divorce Group- Women with School Age Children
Host: NKW Marriage and Family Therapy LLC
"Research has shown that group therapy is as effective as individual therapy. This group, with two co-therapists has been proven very successful for it's members. They are grappling with all the problems relating to divorce. Among these issues: being sensitive ..."
Letting Go is Freedom (5 weeks)
Host: Karen E Anderson, MAAT, GC-C
"Are YOU the "rescuer", the "dependable" one, a "fixer", an "enabler" or always "giving" to others? If so, you likely suffer from Codependency and those near you suffer too. Freedom from codependency means learning new ways to find a solutions ..."
Adolescent Support Group (High School Age)
Host: Family Resource & Development Center, LLC
"Support group for teens managing peer and family challenges, anxiety and depression difficulties, and developing skills associated with steps toward independence and responsibility. "
Mindful Creativity/ Art Therapy for Relaxation
Host: Katy MacRae, LCSW
"Participants learn artmaking techniques to reduce stress and interrupt the cycle of rumination. With techniques such as Soul Collage, Zentangling, and Mandala Illustration, we dismantle he patterns of judgement that come up while having fun. Space is limited to 4 ..."
Teen Therapy and Support Group
Host: Glenn Wolff, LCSW
"This group is for both male and female teenagers having a hard time with emotions, behaviors or reactions to challenging/difficult situations. We will help teens deal with anxiety, stress and depression. The group will provide a place for teens to ..."
Women's Empowerment and Personal Growth Group
Host: Nancy S. Scherlong, LCSW
"Join us weekly for a therapeutic women's group that focuses on stress management, mood regulation, coping skills and identifying and accomplishing personal and professional goals. Screening interview needed before attendance. Group is closed ended for 6 weeks then adds new ..."
Host: Kathleen Toombs, LMFT, MA, MS
"Designed for people that have been through losses that have created life changes (.Medical, divorce, death of a loved one,) a group whose goal is acceptance,hope and moving forward. A very supportive, caring and loving group. We welcome all, "
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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.
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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.