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Therapy Groups in Houston
Gay and Bisexual Men's Psychodynamic process group
Host: Paul LePhuoc, PhD, CGP
"Gay and Bisexual men's group is forming for men interested in learning more about how they relate to and develop intimacy with other men. Group therapy provides a safe environment to work on awareness and expression of emotions, working through ..."
Host: National Counseling Center
"These are two classes: DWI Education ($75) for first time offenders and DWI Intervention ($250) for repeat offenders. These are both also offered in Spanish. They are court-approved and approved by the State of Texas. "
Host: Rocio J Tharp, MS, Ed, LPC, LMFT
"This group is for men and women, ages 20 and up. Exploring issues: life changing, boundaries, depression and anxiety, developing new relationships, children and divorce, self-care, moving forward. Maximum 12 participants. Duration: 8 sessions. Éste es un grupo mixto (hombres-mujeres). ..."
DBT Teen Intensive Outpatient Program
Host: Meggan Watson, LCSW
"DBT skills training is beneficial in teaching teens the necessary tools to build a life worth living. Many teens struggle with reactivity to intense emotions, impulsivity, low motivation, low self-worth, difficulty making friends and maintaining relationships, poor problem solving skills, ..."
The Trauma Recovery Processing Group
Host: Xue ( Sue ) Yang, LCSW
"Under inescapable conditions, fight or flight breaks down leading to immobilization resulting in stuck patterns of hopelessness, helplessness and shame. Chronically traumatized people have high activation and find it difficult to distinguishing friend from foe or whether a situation is ..."
Sarafin Family Therapy, PLLC
Host: Sarafin Family Therapy, PLLC
"Sarafin Family Therapy, PLLC is a small group of therapists in the Clear Lake, TX area. We currently have three therapists on staff. We specialize in family issues such as couple conflict (including sexual issues), parent/child dynamics, and recovery from ..."
Get It Right:Private Premarital Counseling Program
Host: Houston Relationship Therapy, PLLC
"(This is Not a Group) 10-Session Private Program for couples of any age who would like to prepare themselves for a healthy marriage. This program covers all major aspects of creating and maintaining a healthy marriage. This course does not ..."
Elementary children with ADHD
Host: Kimberly Harrison, MA, LPC
"This group helps children with: social skills, emotional regulation, organization, time management, and improving attention and concentration both at home and school. The group format allows children to practice skills as they are learned. Groups start periodically and this group ..."
New Mother's Group for pregnancy and postpartum
Host: Sherry J. Duson, MA, LPC-S, LMFT-S
"A group for new mother's and their families for those dealing with pregnancy or postpartum depression and/or anxiety, and adjustment to parenting. Facilitated by interns of Sherry Duson. "
Host: National Counseling Center
"Court Approved Anger Management course that teaches you not just to manage anger, but you learn where it comes from so that it doesn't control your life. Also offered in Spanish. "
Regain Hope After Pregnancy Loss
Host: Irena Milentijevic, PsyD
"Did you have a miscarriage? Have you lost a baby late in pregnancy? Join us for the Free seminar on pregnancy loss and discover: Common grief reactions after miscarriage or pregnancy loss; How mothers and fathers respond differently to the loss; Why ..."
Host: Linda Chase, LCSW
"The "Overcoming Overeating" group is for adult women with emotional overeating and body image issues. This is a long-term, ongoing psychotherapy group working on the underlying issues of emotional eating such as difficulty with relationships, trust, expressing emotions, anger management ..."
Sex Addiction Group Therapy (Men's Group)
Host: Barbara Levinson, PhD, RN, LMFT, CST, CSAT
"Dr. Levinson implements the Recovery Starter Kit which is a Task Centered Approach in the treatment of Sexual Addiction. Currently Sex Addiction groups are scheduled on Mondays from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. and Mondays and Tuesdays from 7:30 p.m. ..."
Professionals in Recovery Support Group
Host: Tracey K Smith, MA, NCC, LPC
"This group focuses on recovery management for those reintegrating back into their professional and personal environments after evaluating the relationship with a substance or other addiction. We use and develop tools to deal with everyday stressors and triggers in a ..."
Adult DBT Skills Training
Host: Jennifer Chapple, LCSW
"This is an evidence-based Dialectical Behavior Therapy skills training class. I teach all four modules of DBT skills in the areas of mindfulness, emotion regulation, interpersonal effectiveness, and distress tolerance. The course follows the DBT curriculum in a classroom structure ..."
Expectant Mother's Support Group
Host: Stephanie Frey, MAMFC, LPC, LMFT
"Having a child is not just a physical experience; it is a profound emotional experience as well. The Expectant Mother's Support Group lasts seven weeks and discusses topics such as: understanding new emotions, defining motherhood and the new normal, relationship ..."
Dissertation Support Group
Host: William Metcalfe, PhD
"Dr. Metcalfe conducted Dissertation Support Groups at Michigan State University for over eight years while a staff psychologist and assisted many students with completion of their dissertation. Most students were able to successfully defend their dissertations within 1-2 years. There ..."
Houston Support Groups and Group Therapy
Group therapy takes many forms. The groups are variously referred to (often interchangeably) as Houston counseling groups, Houston support groups, Houston 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 Houston 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 Houston to ask for a referral to alternative groups nearby.
What to expect in a Houston group?
In a professionally operated support group in Houston, members provide each other with various types of help for a particular shared issue. The help takes the form of relating personal experiences and listening to and accepting others' experiences. Houston group members may also provide a sympathetic understanding and a social network.
Group Therapists or group counselors lead or facilitate the group and provide group counseling in Houston. They are sometimes specifically trained in group dynamics and the understanding of small group processes. So 'interpersonal learning', which can involve unfiltered feedback and confrontation between group members (and can be threatening) is safely moderated by the group therapist or group counselor in Houston.
What's the difference between individual and group therapy?