All groups are going to form on the basis of incoming referrals. Least number of participants needed to start the group is 2. Maximum participants can be 8-10.
“Girl Power” Self-Esteem Group for Adolescent Females (14-16)
This is a process group geared towards adolescent females that have issues with low self-esteem, body image problems, self-doubt, low self-confidence etc. This group will provide a safe and nonjudgmental space for the girls to be able to express their thoughts and views about how today’s society, media and culture promotes the idea of “being perfect.” Girls will learn to appreciate, focus and build on their strengths, abilities and empower each other to gain confidence.
This is a 6-session group. Cost is $40 per session. Please contact Sarah Ansari, LPC at (678) 468-4448 to sign up. Start date: TBD.
“Tame the Anger Within” Anger Management Group for Adolescent Females (15-17)
“Anger does not solve anything. It builds nothing, but it can destroy everything.”-Anonymous.
Anger is a very common emotion that majority of the people experience on a daily basis. However when left unchecked, anger can cause major damage within a person and affect those surrounding him. This group is for adolescent females (15-17) that have problems expressing, or processing anger. This group will allow them to express themselves in a nonjudgmental environment with support and understanding.
The group will meet for 4 sessions. Cost is $40 per session. Please contact Sarah Ansari, LPC at (678) 468-4448 to sign up. Start date: TBD.
Grief, Loss and Forgiveness: Adult Women (20-35)
“Grief is like the ocean; it comes in waves, ebbing and flowing. Sometimes the water is calm, and sometimes it is overwhelming. All we can do is learn to swim.”- Vicki Harrison.
The more significant the loss, the more intense is the grief. Sometimes the person experiencing the loss is unable to cope with the fluctuating feelings and emotions and the loss consumes her. This group will offer a place to grieve, learn coping skills and develop a support system. The loss can be of a person, pet, relationship, or any other kinds of change that affects a person.
The group will meet for 5 sessions. Cost is $40 per session. Please contact Sarah Ansari, LPC at (678) 468-4448 to sign up.