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Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13) Therapy Groups in Connecticut (CT)
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 ..."
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. ..."
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 ..."
Self-Esteem for Girls
Host: Julia Tucker Wood, LMFT
"This group takes a look at "Who am I". This is an 8 part series where we examine themes and ask questions about how you fit in the world. You are not alone, all people deal with self-esteem issues. Find ..."
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 ..."
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, ..."
Expressive Arts 'N Social Skills For Tweens
Host: Allison B. Spitzer, BS, MA
"Does your 10-13 year old just have trouble fitting in? Making friends, reading and understanding social cues, the effect of their behavior or attitude on others at home or school? This creative arts group has been running for several years ..."
No more Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13) Therapy Groups in Connecticut (CT) - try other Therapy Groups below
Relaxation On the Run
Host: Dr Barbara Lavi Dream Positioning System (tm)
"Learn hands on techniques to reduce stress in a busy life. Discuss various relaxation methods and how to use them when you have very little time in your busy life. preregistration is required. Space is limited. Date: to be determined. "
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, "
Host: Michael Powers, MSW, LCSW, CCDP-D
"This is a group for people who are addressing compulsive eating as well as other life problems. Sometimes other symptoms accompany eating problems such as depression, anxiety, trauma, abuse, relationship problems, etc. Exploring your recovery in the context of a ..."
Relapse Prevention,Anger Issues, Psychotherapy
Host: GJ Harbilas Counseling, LLC
"This group is open to anyone affected by addictions. The purpose is to be able to share or listen and identify with others struggling and who may not feel comfortable in 12 Step groups. All group members are asked to ..."
Zentangle ~ Art for Those Who Can't Sit Still
Host: Karen Urbano, MS, LPC
"If you say to yourself... "I should meditate".... but can't sit still... Zentangle is for You! If you want to increase your creative ideas... Zentangle is for You! If you wish you were artistic... but were told you don't have ..."
Host: Vince Benevento, LPC
"At Causeway Collaborative, we help students bridge the gap between potential and outcome. With a team focused on creating a safe, open environment for growth, we work to understand the context of each individual student. In that setting, we focus ..."
Inner Peace CT Yoga - Balance Class
Host: Inner Peace CT Wellness Center
""We can be sure that the greatest hope for maintaining equilibrium in the face of any situation rests within ourselves" - Francis J. Braceland Do you feel your mind cannot slow down long enough to allow you to catch up? ..."
Addiction -Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Host: Alejandra Hochstedler-Stipo, MS, LPC, NBCCH, HS
"Group Services provided include the following: * Assessment. If patient does not meet criteria for this level of care, Alejandra will support a referral to the right level of care *Ten groups sessions *Two individual sessions with discharge planning included ..."
ONLINE Support group for the Chronically Ill
Host: Jewish Family Services of Greenwich
"The JFS safe online support group is a refuge of understanding for those dealing with a chronic illness. Connect with others to reduce your isolation, and bond with people who really understand what you are going through. Learn strategies and ..."
Chronic mental illness in the family
Host: Allison Brownlow, PhD
"Dr. Brownlow worked for several years as the family therapist for inpatient familiy groups This group specializes in working with families that contain a member with chronic mental illness. The group meets irregularly as needed. It could be one family ..."
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.