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Therapy Groups in Houston
Battering Intervention and Prevention Program
Host: Dessie Pierce, MA, LPC-I, LCDC, CCPT
"This BIPP group is provisionally accredited by the Texas Council for Family Violence and is for men who are court ordered or voluntarily wish to attend a group designed to end their controlling and abusive behavior in family relationships. "
Private Practice Consultation Group
Host: Diana Carleton, Ed.D., LMFT, Psychologist
"This groups is for professionals wishing to start or enhance a private practice. Topics are generated by the group and may include networking, marketing, ethical issues, fee setting and collecting, setting up and office, solo or group practice, part time ..."
Host: Misti Nielsen, MA, LMFT, Associa
"A maximum of 4 couples will meet to discuss the most common topics in marriage. An online assessment gives the facilitator and couple an overview of their strengths and areas of growth. Workbooks provided. Couples will receive education and participate ..."
Host: Shaun Lester, PhD, LPC-S
"Help4Helpers offers FREE weekly support groups and individual counseling for professionals in human service fields (mental health, pastoral, education, medical, etc). The individual counseling and groups are facilitated by Licensed Professional Counselors. Space is limited so do not delay your ..."
Host: Ruth G Fowler, MEd, LPC, MCC
"It is a Self-Help group for drug and alcohol dependency. Over 600 groups are presently in place in the U.S. It is part of an international organization. Participants also attend for help with depression, relationship problems, grief, and other human ..."
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. "
BIPP - Domestic Violence Prevention Program
Host: Donna Manoukian, MEd, LPC
"The Battering Intervention and Prevention Program (BIPP) helps men and women who are violent in relationships adopt non-abusive interaction techniques. In this engaging course, participants learn skills that encourage safe behavior in relationships. Our goal is to help individuals, couples, ..."
The Self of the Therapist
Host: Alan J. Schneider, LCSW, LPC, LMFT, CGP, BCD
"The Self of the Therapist is a Psycho-Educational ongoing group experience for Therapists. These groups are co-lead by Jyl Scott Reagan, LCSW,LMFT,LPC and me. Psychotherapists are deeply influenced by the work that we do. As we listen to our clients' ..."
DBT Skills Training Group
Host: Gwen Brehm, MEd, LPC, LMFT
"This group is a DBT skills training group specifically for teens who are self-harming, suicidal or have severe depression and anxiety. We also admit eating disorder clients into this group. The interview to join is FREE. "
Keisher Institute of Addiction
Host: iPAC (Innovative Pharmaceuticals & Consulting)
"* Intensive Outpatient (IOP) Drug Abuse Treatment * Supportive Outpatient (SOP) Drug Abuse Treatment * DWI Repeat Offender Education * Parenting Class * Medication Education Groups * Family Group Counseling for Recovering Persons * Faith-Based Counseling & Support Services "
Suicide Bereavement Therapy Group
Host: Steven E. Bailley, PhD
"Grief after suicide presents unique difficulties and challenges. In this group, members offer support and are guided in the process of healing from this devastating trauma. This group is therapeutic in nature (e.g., teaching adaptive coping skills, self-regulation skills, trauma-based ..."
Host: Petoskey Center - Intensive Outpatient Program
"This program is open to patients who are looking for an adjunct to their individual therapy. This program includes two groups: The first group utilizes skills-based and experiential curriculum to learn about a variety of topics including, coping skills, mentalizing, ..."
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 ..."
Mom's Circle (Free Support Group)
Host: Janella del Mundo Gee, MEd, LPC-I
"Call for waiting list at 713-561-3884. For those who would like to stop by after work for a little mom chat and support every second and fourth Thursday. This is a support group for expectant mothers and mothers experiencing postpartum ..."
GETTING THE LOVE YOU WANT WORKSHOP WEEKEND RETREAT
Host: Peggy Halyard, BBA, MA, LPC
""Tens of thousands of couples worldwide have attended the Imago Weekend Workshop for couples. Its called Getting The Love You Want because it is closely based on the best seller of that name by Harville Hendrix, Phd,"This couples retreat is ..."
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?