Host: Josh Gressel, PhD
Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Couples often present an "everything's beautiful" façade to the world, hiding their struggles and their incompatibilities. This causes a strain to the couple and leaves many feeling a sense of isolation, as if something is wrong with their relationship for ..."
(925) 308-5953
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Couples often present an "everything's beautiful" façade to the world, hiding their struggles and their incompatibilities. This causes a strain to the couple and leaves many feeling a sense of isolation, as if something is wrong with their relationship for ..."
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Host: Jenna M. Narez, MA, LMFT
Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
(925) 261-7705
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
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Host: Laura Rose, MA, LMFT
Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Sometimes relationships fall into unhealthy territory because the vision of what each partner wants out of their partnership has changed over time, or wasn’t clear from the beginning. In this group, we help couples re-imagine their relationships by fine tuning ..."
(415) 335-4199
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Sometimes relationships fall into unhealthy territory because the vision of what each partner wants out of their partnership has changed over time, or wasn’t clear from the beginning. In this group, we help couples re-imagine their relationships by fine tuning ..."
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Host: Janelle K Brady, MS, LMFT
Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"8 Week Anger Management Group Start end of October, End middle of December * Elementary School Age: 4:00PM-5:00PM * Middle School Age: 5:30PM-6:30PM "
(925) 297-1843
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"8 Week Anger Management Group Start end of October, End middle of December * Elementary School Age: 4:00PM-5:00PM * Middle School Age: 5:30PM-6:30PM "
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Host: Michael T Carolla, LMFT
Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"16 week, court approved anger management group. Focus in on learning new life, and thinking skills to best manage anger. Anger is a normal emotion, management is a skill that can be learned. "
(925) 233-0419
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"16 week, court approved anger management group. Focus in on learning new life, and thinking skills to best manage anger. Anger is a normal emotion, management is a skill that can be learned. "
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Host: Patty Filomeo, MA, MFTI
Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Parents have to deal with many emotions around their special needs child. You are not alone. We will process feelings such as frustration, guilt, exhaustion, and fears. Exchange parenting ideas, and resources. Hear from other parents that you are ..."
(855) 230-9744
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Parents have to deal with many emotions around their special needs child. You are not alone. We will process feelings such as frustration, guilt, exhaustion, and fears. Exchange parenting ideas, and resources. Hear from other parents that you are ..."
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Host: Katherine Jewett, MA, LMFT
Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"10-week group for women struggling with the overwhelm of divorce or separation. Get professional and group support and learn new tools to manage the emotional challenges that go along with one of the most stressful times any of us will ..."
(925) 322-1681
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"10-week group for women struggling with the overwhelm of divorce or separation. Get professional and group support and learn new tools to manage the emotional challenges that go along with one of the most stressful times any of us will ..."
Host: Julie Levin, MA, MFT
Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Learn to give yourself care and compassion that makes you feel loved and lovable. Some weeks you may dive deep with me, allowing the group to hold space for your growth as they learn from observing. Other weeks, you may ..."
(925) 233-4700
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Learn to give yourself care and compassion that makes you feel loved and lovable. Some weeks you may dive deep with me, allowing the group to hold space for your growth as they learn from observing. Other weeks, you may ..."
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Host: Valerie J. Keim, MFT
Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Online support via phone or Zoom for individuals and groups coping with the coronavirus pandemic. We are in this together and I can help you to be less anxious, and more resilient and connected. Ideal for families, individuals, or groups ..."
(925) 429-8023
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Online support via phone or Zoom for individuals and groups coping with the coronavirus pandemic. We are in this together and I can help you to be less anxious, and more resilient and connected. Ideal for families, individuals, or groups ..."
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Host: Kathleen E Sims, CHT, CRC
Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Live Your Vision is a 2 1/2 day Weekend Intensive - clarifying your deepest desires, life purpose and releasing the things that stand in the way of manifesting it. Learn the technology of Manifesting Miracles and begin to bring into ..."
(925) 267-6313
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Live Your Vision is a 2 1/2 day Weekend Intensive - clarifying your deepest desires, life purpose and releasing the things that stand in the way of manifesting it. Learn the technology of Manifesting Miracles and begin to bring into ..."
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Host: Gale M. Haux, MS, MFT
Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"A boundaries building workshop series for women. Learn to develop healthy boundaries, to say "no" without guilt, become a more effective communicator and increase self confidence. "
(925) 261-8242
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"A boundaries building workshop series for women. Learn to develop healthy boundaries, to say "no" without guilt, become a more effective communicator and increase self confidence. "
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Host: Katherine Jewett, MA, LMFT
Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Teen years are particularly stressful and anxiety filled. No longer a child, but not yet an adult, there are so many changes that are happening in a teens world: social pressures, role changes, and brain changes. Part of the brain ..."
(925) 322-1681
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Teen years are particularly stressful and anxiety filled. No longer a child, but not yet an adult, there are so many changes that are happening in a teens world: social pressures, role changes, and brain changes. Part of the brain ..."
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Host: Paul Kramer, EdD, LMFT
Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"PAIRS essential tool box for enhanced communication, empathy, problem solving, and emotional connection delivered in a one day seminar: the Heart of Intimacy, Constructive Conflict, Emotional Literacy. The class will meet in a private group setting, with brief lectures followed ..."
(925) 436-1725
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"PAIRS essential tool box for enhanced communication, empathy, problem solving, and emotional connection delivered in a one day seminar: the Heart of Intimacy, Constructive Conflict, Emotional Literacy. The class will meet in a private group setting, with brief lectures followed ..."
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Host: Michael T Carolla, LMFT
Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Certified Domestic Violence intervention group. Focus is on learning to manage emotions and behavior to best be empowered to live a healthy, violence free life. Skills learned include anger management, relationship building skills, self management skills, physical health maintenance, conflict ..."
(925) 233-0419
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Certified Domestic Violence intervention group. Focus is on learning to manage emotions and behavior to best be empowered to live a healthy, violence free life. Skills learned include anger management, relationship building skills, self management skills, physical health maintenance, conflict ..."
Photo of Patty Filomeo, Marriage & Family Therapist Associate
Host: Patty Filomeo, MA, MFTI
Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Anxiety - We will define it and figure out how it has changed our life. Use different modalities to replace the anxiety coping mechanisms to calmer and relaxed coping skills. This is an on going therapy group that changes every ..."
(855) 230-9744
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Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Anxiety - We will define it and figure out how it has changed our life. Use different modalities to replace the anxiety coping mechanisms to calmer and relaxed coping skills. This is an on going therapy group that changes every ..."
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Host: Kathleen E Sims, CHT, CRC
Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Attracting Your Soulmate is a 2 1/2 day Weekend Intensive - that empowers you to bring up to the surface your obstacles to love so they can be healed. You will be guided through a step by step process of ..."
(925) 267-6313
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Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Attracting Your Soulmate is a 2 1/2 day Weekend Intensive - that empowers you to bring up to the surface your obstacles to love so they can be healed. You will be guided through a step by step process of ..."
Photo of Janelle K Brady, Marriage & Family Therapist
Host: Janelle K Brady, MS, LMFT
Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Overcoming Anxiety and Depression Start end of October, End middle of December * Elementary School Age: 4:00PM-5:00PM * Middle School / High School Age: 5:30PM-6:30PM "
(925) 297-1843
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Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Overcoming Anxiety and Depression Start end of October, End middle of December * Elementary School Age: 4:00PM-5:00PM * Middle School / High School Age: 5:30PM-6:30PM "
Photo of Kathleen E Sims,
Host: Kathleen E Sims, CHT, CRC
Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Empowerment - Conversations from the Heart is a 5 day Intensive. Profoundly life changing - opening your Heart to give and receive True Love in all your relationships. Your way of Being in relationship will be altered in such a ..."
(925) 267-6313
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Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Empowerment - Conversations from the Heart is a 5 day Intensive. Profoundly life changing - opening your Heart to give and receive True Love in all your relationships. Your way of Being in relationship will be altered in such a ..."
Photo of Gale M. Haux, Marriage & Family Therapist
Host: Gale M. Haux, MS, MFT
Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Learn new communication skills, conflict resolution strategies, and ways to enhance your relationship...in a safe and supportive environment with other couples... "
(925) 261-8242
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Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"Learn new communication skills, conflict resolution strategies, and ways to enhance your relationship...in a safe and supportive environment with other couples... "
Photo of Janelle K Brady, Marriage & Family Therapist
Host: Janelle K Brady, MS, LMFT
Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"ASD Peer Group: Developing Friendships with ABA Skills 8 Week: Start end of October, End middle of December * Elementary School Age: 4:00PM-5:00PM * Middle School / High School Age: 5:30PM-7:00PM "
(925) 297-1843
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Group meets in:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
"ASD Peer Group: Developing Friendships with ABA Skills 8 Week: Start end of October, End middle of December * Elementary School Age: 4:00PM-5:00PM * Middle School / High School Age: 5:30PM-7:00PM "

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Pleasant Hill Support Groups and Group Therapy
Group therapy takes many forms. The groups are variously referred to (often interchangeably) as Pleasant Hill counseling groups, Pleasant Hill support groups, Pleasant Hill 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 Pleasant Hill 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 Pleasant Hill to ask for a referral to alternative groups nearby.
What to expect in a Pleasant Hill group?
In a professionally operated support group in Pleasant Hill, 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. Pleasant Hill 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 Pleasant Hill. 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 Pleasant Hill.

What's the difference between individual and group therapy?