Host: Michael A Rivera, LCSW, SAP, CPC
Group meets in:
Manchester, CT 06040
"Christian Discipleship for men of all ages who want to experience spiritual growth and maturity as Christ's followers in order to realize God's design for your life. We meet one to two Saturday mornings per month. To join, please call ..."
(860) 512-7451
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Manchester, CT 06040
"Christian Discipleship for men of all ages who want to experience spiritual growth and maturity as Christ's followers in order to realize God's design for your life. We meet one to two Saturday mornings per month. To join, please call ..."
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Host: Nichole Mayweather-Banks, LCSW
Group meets in:
Manchester, CT 06040
"Weekly online therapy support group for young adults ages 18-24. Established group with a couple of openings for new members. This is a group where you will receive support, solidarity, psychoeducation and acceptance. "
(860) 512-7305
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Manchester, CT 06040
"Weekly online therapy support group for young adults ages 18-24. Established group with a couple of openings for new members. This is a group where you will receive support, solidarity, psychoeducation and acceptance. "
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Host: Kim Andrews, PhD, LPC
Group meets in:
Manchester, CT 06042
"This is a group to support women struggling with disordered eating. The group is focused and based on the book "Eating in the Light of the Moon by Anita Johnston, PhD. The next session will be starting in the Fall ..."
(860) 724-2520
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Manchester, CT 06042
"This is a group to support women struggling with disordered eating. The group is focused and based on the book "Eating in the Light of the Moon by Anita Johnston, PhD. The next session will be starting in the Fall ..."
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Host: Steve MacHattie, LCSW
Group meets in:
Manchester, CT 06040
"Mindfulness has been shown to positively affect our lives in many ways, including reducing symptoms of depression, anxiety, anger, etc. We will be starting a 6 week mindfulness group for teens 13 to 18. Please call for more details. "
(860) 498-4032
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Manchester, CT 06040
"Mindfulness has been shown to positively affect our lives in many ways, including reducing symptoms of depression, anxiety, anger, etc. We will be starting a 6 week mindfulness group for teens 13 to 18. Please call for more details. "
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Host: Nichole Mayweather-Banks, LCSW
Group meets in:
Manchester, CT 06040
"Online clinical support group for parents and guardians of trans/gender expansive youth ages 13-20. "
(860) 512-7305
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Group meets in:
Manchester, CT 06040
"Online clinical support group for parents and guardians of trans/gender expansive youth ages 13-20. "
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Host: Steve MacHattie, LCSW
Group meets in:
Manchester, CT 06040
"Recovery from depression can sometimes feel like an uphill battle. The Depression Support Group is designed to be an encouraging group of men and women on their own recovery journey. Recovery is easier when we have people that support us, ..."
(860) 498-4032
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Manchester, CT 06040
"Recovery from depression can sometimes feel like an uphill battle. The Depression Support Group is designed to be an encouraging group of men and women on their own recovery journey. Recovery is easier when we have people that support us, ..."
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Host: April A McLean, PsyD, LADC
Group meets in:
Manchester, CT 06040
(860) 866-5906
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Manchester Support Groups and Group Therapy
Group therapy takes many forms. The groups are variously referred to (often interchangeably) as Manchester counseling groups, Manchester support groups, Manchester 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 Manchester 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 Manchester to ask for a referral to alternative groups nearby.
What to expect in a Manchester group?
In a professionally operated support group in Manchester, 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. Manchester 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 Manchester. 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 Manchester.

What's the difference between individual and group therapy?