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Therapy Groups in Vermont (VT)
Clinical Supervision Group
Host: Kay Frances Schepp, EdD
"Groups are formed depending on members' needs, as some work toward licensing as a Psychologist and some as Clinical Mental Health Counselors. Others who are already licensed or are rostered as a Psychotherapist in Vermont join the group supervision for ..."
Men's Recovery Group
Host: Susan G Jacobs, MA, LCMHC, LADC
"This is a group that inspires men to seek continual therapeutic support around recovery from substance abuse. It is open to men who truly want to remain sober and share their process with other men in recovery. This group will ..."
Integrative Medicine & Mental Health
Host: Carol A Fournier, LCMHC, NCC
"Our health care and wellness environment is rapidly changing. The use of Complementary therapies in all forms of wellness is expanding. Using current research and best practice, we explore integrative care across healing modalities with consideration as to the efficacy ..."
Introduction to Mindfulness
Host: Nina La Rosa, MS, NCC
"A 1 hour introductory mindfulness class, free, and open to the public. Held on Thursdays from 7-8pm. Appropriate for beginners to experienced meditators. Includes discussion, introduction of a technique, practice, and Q&A. Check out www.ninalarosa.com/schedu le for an updated description ..."
Spirituality & Health
Host: Carol A Fournier, LCMHC, NCC
"Mental Health and other Health Care Professionals are welcome as we consider research based evidence of spirituality as a solution to wellness in our healthcare systems. Together we will look for opportunities in the changing healthcare environment, in which spirituality ..."
Workshop for Beginners in Meditation
Host: Anne Beaulieu-Baxter, LADC, LCMHC, MA
"A 4 week series to learn and practice several types of meditation to include: Mindfulness, Breath, Walking, and silent. The series will explore The physical , medical and mental health benefits of regular meditation. The series will be ongoing. "
DWI / Driving under Influence Group
Host: Forensic Consultation & Counseling Service, LLC
"Group that focuses on driving under the influence charges. Group will meet the requirements for license reinstatement for the state you reside. Group will focus on improved decision making, address substance abuse issues, learn new ways to cope with stress ..."
Host: Luanne Sberna, LCMHC, LADC, BC-DMT
"This women's group will help you to awaken and reunite your mind, body and spirit. Using a variety of movement, dance and mind-body activities we will reconnect thought, feeling, sensation and action. No previous dance experience is needed. "
DBT for Adolescents
Host: Sarah White, MS, LCMHC
"Join this dialectical behavior therapy skills group which teaches adolescents and their families key skills for better emotional regulation, interpersonal communication, walking the middle path and more. This is an open group and adolescents and families can request group membership ..."
Healing Grief through Mindfulness & Movement
Host: Josephine (Joey) Corcoran, LCMHC
"This group is best suited to people who feel stuck or cannot let go of grief from the loss of a loved one, divorce or separation, loss of health, a childhood hurt. In this group, you can learn to look ..."
Dream Salon: a dream work group
Host: Genevieve Jacobs, MA, RYT
""Dream Salon" is a time limited group, working with dreams and symbolism in a creative and intimate setting for the purpose of exploring the path of individuation. Guidance is offered through lively discussion, sharing of dreams, knowledge of divinatory methods ..."
Living and Learning with Llamas Workshops
Host: Talaia Thomas, LCMHC, LLC
"Our workshops are geared toward adults and are topic specific. They generally run for 2-3 hours and focus on areas such as relationship struggles, self-esteem building, parenting support, life after divorce, domestic violence, etc. Solution-focused therapy combined with artistic expression ..."
Trans* Support Group
Host: Christopher Janeway, MS, NCC
"This peer led, facilitated group meets once a month at the Pride Center of Vermont (formerly RU12? Community Center) and is open to all trans* people and to any discussion topics raised. It is a respectful and confidential space for ..."
Writing to Heal
Host: Nancy Hayes Kilgore, MDiv, DMin, LPP
"A weekly group that combines writing and mindfulness meditation. Tap into your inner creative spirit through writing therapy and mindfulness meditation, two practices that have been proved effective for healing of the mind and spirit. This group is also helpful ..."
Adults in Transition Process Group
Host: Barbara Boutsikaris, MS, LCMHC, BCPC
"This is a psychotherapy process group for adults 35-55 years of age who are actively in transition in one way or another. Currently the group is full and closed to new members. If you would like to be on the ..."
Eating with Grace
Host: Anya Raven Hunter, MA, MSW, LICSW
"Eating With Grace is a non-diet, healthy, and sustainable approach to end emotional eating, binge eating, and food obsession, one day at a time. The Eating With Grace BASIC GROUP offers a safe and confidential space to any woman over ..."
Spiritually Oriented Psychotherapy
Host: Carol A Fournier, LCMHC, NCC
"Professional Group for those practicing or interested in the development of spiritually oriented counseling interventions in their clinical or professional practice. Contact Carol for more details. "
Vermont (VT) Support Groups and Group Therapy
Group therapy takes many forms. The groups are variously referred to (often interchangeably) as Vermont (VT) counseling groups, Vermont (VT) support groups, Vermont (VT) 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 Vermont (VT) 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 Vermont (VT) to ask for a referral to alternative groups nearby.
What to expect in a Vermont (VT) group?
In a professionally operated support group in Vermont (VT), 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. Vermont (VT) 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 Vermont (VT). 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 Vermont (VT).
What's the difference between individual and group therapy?