Host: Michelle Nicholas, LCSW, CHT, C-ASWCM
Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94609
"Group addresses the challenges of work/school, interpersonal relationships, as well as helping you find something to be passionate about. The focus will be on helping you struggle less with the thoughts, emotions, and sensations you don't want. To help you ..."
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(510) 343-7757
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Oakland, CA 94609
Adults
"Group addresses the challenges of work/school, interpersonal relationships, as well as helping you find something to be passionate about. The focus will be on helping you struggle less with the thoughts, emotions, and sensations you don't want. To help you ..."
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Host: Michelle Nicholas, LCSW, CHT, C-ASWCM
Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94609
"This 8-week closed therapeutic support group is an opportunity to grow as an individual in a group environment. The aim is to provide a safe space for you to discover and express yourself, be supported, and develop tools to deal ..."
Adults
(510) 343-7757
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Oakland, CA 94609
Adults
"This 8-week closed therapeutic support group is an opportunity to grow as an individual in a group environment. The aim is to provide a safe space for you to discover and express yourself, be supported, and develop tools to deal ..."
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Host: Lucia ('loosha') Grauman, MS, LCSW
Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94618
"The main issue that links the current members is one of grief due to the death of a loved one, but members are in varying stages of the grieving process so the group focus organically unfolds from session to session, ..."
Adults
(415) 799-3799
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Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94618
Adults
"The main issue that links the current members is one of grief due to the death of a loved one, but members are in varying stages of the grieving process so the group focus organically unfolds from session to session, ..."
Host: Elana Morgulis, LMFT, E-RYT
Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94611
"Are you feeling lonely and isolated being stuck at home? Do you feel wound up without your usual stress outlets? Have you thought about meditating or tried an app, but it didn't last? In this mindfulness group series, you can ..."
Adults
(510) 241-4667
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Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94611
Adults
"Are you feeling lonely and isolated being stuck at home? Do you feel wound up without your usual stress outlets? Have you thought about meditating or tried an app, but it didn't last? In this mindfulness group series, you can ..."
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Host: Rose Phelps, MS, MFT, CGP
Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94610
"Come join this deeply supportive and delightful ongoing interpersonal process group for adults 30 yrs + who are looking to become more successful in life and relationships. Group members are diverse, married, single, and/or divorced. Our process is in the ..."
Adults
(510) 658-4344
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Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94610
Adults
"Come join this deeply supportive and delightful ongoing interpersonal process group for adults 30 yrs + who are looking to become more successful in life and relationships. Group members are diverse, married, single, and/or divorced. Our process is in the ..."
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Host: Alison Leigh Siegel, LMFT, PhD
Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94602
"Many women don't have orgasms on a regular basis or "fake" it to please their partner. This group's focus is to empower women to enjoy their bodies and reach their potential through homework exercises and positive group feedback. "
Adults
(628) 226-1830
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Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94602
Adults
"Many women don't have orgasms on a regular basis or "fake" it to please their partner. This group's focus is to empower women to enjoy their bodies and reach their potential through homework exercises and positive group feedback. "
Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94618
"This group is to help parents during the stressful period of their child's college application process. It will provide both support and information about your role and how to best help your child. It will provide guidance about when to ..."
Adults
(510) 417-3442
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Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94618
Adults
"This group is to help parents during the stressful period of their child's college application process. It will provide both support and information about your role and how to best help your child. It will provide guidance about when to ..."
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Host: Alisa Birgy, MFT
Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94610
"The DBT skills group teaches emotion regulation, mindfulness, distress tolerance and interpersonal effectiveness skills. "
Adults
(415) 663-5488
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Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94610
Adults
"The DBT skills group teaches emotion regulation, mindfulness, distress tolerance and interpersonal effectiveness skills. "
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Host: Erica S Wheeler-Dubin, MA
Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94609
"This co-facilitated group offers a holistic, trauma-informed therapeutic approach. Honest dialogue is utilized to help members achieve greater life satisfaction, agency, and relationship skills. In sessions, group members will discover strengths, uncover and realign belief systems, improve their ability to ..."
Adults
(510) 683-5650
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Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94609
Adults
"This co-facilitated group offers a holistic, trauma-informed therapeutic approach. Honest dialogue is utilized to help members achieve greater life satisfaction, agency, and relationship skills. In sessions, group members will discover strengths, uncover and realign belief systems, improve their ability to ..."
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Host: Rae Walker Mountz, LMFT, MA
Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94609
"My online process group is a weekly therapy group for young professionals looking to talk about the things that are typically hard to talk about in daily life. Like, hurt feelings, competition or loneliness after work. My group is a ..."
Adults
(415) 877-5304
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Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94609
Adults
"My online process group is a weekly therapy group for young professionals looking to talk about the things that are typically hard to talk about in daily life. Like, hurt feelings, competition or loneliness after work. My group is a ..."
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Host: Sharon Stafanson, PsyD, RYT 200
Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94618
Adults
(510) 822-8809
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Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94618
Adults
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Host: Katie Cooper, MA, LMFT
Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94618
"Support Circle for women in their 20's and 30's whose mother's have passed away, and are looking for a place to gather with other's who share this experience. The group will provide community grief space to reflect on how the ..."
Adults
(415) 658-6434
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Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94618
Adults
"Support Circle for women in their 20's and 30's whose mother's have passed away, and are looking for a place to gather with other's who share this experience. The group will provide community grief space to reflect on how the ..."
Host: Hannah Michele Raiden-Wright, LCSW, MPH
Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94610
Adults
(510) 617-1650
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Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94610
Adults
Photo of Jacob Donnelly, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94610
"Is the shelter-in-place order causing problems in your relationship? The world is a scary mess right now. On top of all that, problems in your relationship that were already there, or that you didn’t even know were there, are getting ..."
Adults
(510) 399-1667
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Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94610
Adults
"Is the shelter-in-place order causing problems in your relationship? The world is a scary mess right now. On top of all that, problems in your relationship that were already there, or that you didn’t even know were there, are getting ..."
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Host: Tim Barry, LCSW
Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94611
"I facilitate an 8 week psychotherapy group to support new Dad's in their transition into Fatherhood. I believe that groups offer unique opportunity for accessing support and building community amongst peers. Many new Dad's can feel unsure about how to ..."
Adults
(510) 567-7566
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Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94611
Adults
"I facilitate an 8 week psychotherapy group to support new Dad's in their transition into Fatherhood. I believe that groups offer unique opportunity for accessing support and building community amongst peers. Many new Dad's can feel unsure about how to ..."
Photo of Rose Phelps, Marriage & Family Therapist
Host: Rose Phelps, MS, MFT, CGP
Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94610
"This is an ongoing group for women who are survivors of sexual abuse. Most of the members have experienced childhood and/or adolescent sexual trauma. It is a warm supportive group that helps members overcome the difficulties that continue to plague ..."
Adults
(510) 658-4344
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Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94610
Adults
"This is an ongoing group for women who are survivors of sexual abuse. Most of the members have experienced childhood and/or adolescent sexual trauma. It is a warm supportive group that helps members overcome the difficulties that continue to plague ..."
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Host: Lauren Hoernig, MA
Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94602
"This group offers a place to connect and explore issues relating to living in this world as a woman, and will incorporate somatic, expressive arts, and strengths-based practices. Any female-identifying person may join. Because this group meets in person, membership ..."
Adults
(510) 867-3496
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Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94602
Adults
"This group offers a place to connect and explore issues relating to living in this world as a woman, and will incorporate somatic, expressive arts, and strengths-based practices. Any female-identifying person may join. Because this group meets in person, membership ..."
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Host: Theresa M Fleury, PhD
Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94618
"This group addresses the psychological issues of ACAs. There is a maximum of 8 people in the group Please call for information. Currently I am taking names for a group beginning in January, 2019. It is a 10 week group. "
Adults
(510) 404-8625
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Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94618
Adults
"This group addresses the psychological issues of ACAs. There is a maximum of 8 people in the group Please call for information. Currently I am taking names for a group beginning in January, 2019. It is a 10 week group. "
Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94618
"This ongoing group consists of mental health professionals or graduate students who wish to enhance their personal growth and development. It is a very stable group whose participants are interested in expanding their ability to trust, support and gently challenge ..."
Adults
(510) 730-3805
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Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94618
Adults
"This ongoing group consists of mental health professionals or graduate students who wish to enhance their personal growth and development. It is a very stable group whose participants are interested in expanding their ability to trust, support and gently challenge ..."
Photo of Charese Allen, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Host: Charese Allen, LCSW
Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94610
"A DBT skills group uses a psycho-educational class format where the emphasis is on learning and practicing behavioral skills. These skills include mindfulness, emotion regulation, distress tolerance and interpersonal effectiveness. Skills are taught in a series of three modules, each ..."
Adults
(510) 876-4191
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Group meets in:
Oakland, CA 94610
Adults
"A DBT skills group uses a psycho-educational class format where the emphasis is on learning and practicing behavioral skills. These skills include mindfulness, emotion regulation, distress tolerance and interpersonal effectiveness. Skills are taught in a series of three modules, each ..."

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Adults Support Groups
The Oakland adult support groups listed here have identified their focus on adult therapy in Oakland, adult counseling, help for Oakland adults in therapy, or Oakland adult counseling. An adult support group in Oakland and adult psychologists mostly work with adults, handle a broad range of issues especially as they relate to adult relationships, and adult child relationships.

Oakland Support Groups and Group Therapy
Group therapy takes many forms. The groups are variously referred to (often interchangeably) as Oakland counseling groups, Oakland support groups, Oakland 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 Oakland support group, first see if the group's issue focus is consistent with your needs. If there are no groups offering support around your issue, feel free to contact these professionals in Oakland to ask for a referral to alternative groups nearby.