Support Groups in Jacksonville, FL

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Soul Bourn: Women's Empowerment Group
Counselor, LMHC, CCTP, RYT
Verified
"As women, we all need a safe space to connect and communicate with other women. We need to be a part of a community or have our own tribe. Soul Bourn is here to support women and help them gain ..."
(904) 320-0381 
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Group meets in:
Jacksonville, FL 32226
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International Society of Accelerated Resolution
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified
(904) 441-5156 
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Group meets in:
Jacksonville, FL 32256
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Body Focused Repetitive Behavior Therapy Group
Counselor, MS, LMHC
Verified
"BFRBs stand for body focused repetitive behaviors. These include hair pulling, skin picking, and nail biting. Join us for a 6 week long therapy group! You will learn so much information, tools, gain support, and so much more. Led by ..."
(904) 372-8916 
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Group meets in:
Jacksonville, FL 32223
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Survivors of Narcissistic Abuse Support Group
Counselor, LMHC
Verified
"Please join us for our online Survivors of Narcissistic Abuse (SoNA) Support Group. WHEN: Every other Thursday. Our next event is: Thursday, August 11th, 4:00 – 5:00 pm Eastern Time. COST $20 WHO: Led by Brenda Stephens, everyone is welcome. "
(904) 842-3283 
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Group meets in:
Jacksonville, FL 32211
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Navigatingtrauma
Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern, MA, CRC-R
"Navigating Trauma "
(904) 320-0678 
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Group meets in:
Jacksonville, FL 32211
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Exceeding Your Potential
Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, LMFT
Verified
"If you have recently suffer a breakup, loss, divorce, this is a place to be where you are not judged by who or what of the circumstances. "
(904) 587-2229 
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Group meets in:
Jacksonville, FL 32216
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Medically Assisted Withdrawal Group / Detox
Treatment Center, JCAHO, MD, ABPM, ADM, FASAM
Verified
"As part of the Day Treatment Program / Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP), participants meet to discuss how to live life without the use of drugs or alcohol. Facilitated by an Addiction Professional, these groups are solution focused to help each ..."
(904) 551-1394 
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Group meets in:
Jacksonville, FL 32258
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YOU are NOT alone- Grief Group
Counselor, MS, NCC, LMHC
Verified
"Grief is most commonly discussed in relation to the death of a loved one (family member, spouse, friend or pet) however grief can be experienced following any major change (Divorce, job loss or change, health issues, etc.) TRC provides the ..."
(904) 320-1387 
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Group meets in:
Jacksonville, FL 32207
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Dialectical Behavioral Therapy for teens
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSSA, LCSW
Verified
"Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is an evidence-based treatment created by Dr. Marsha Linehan. DBT Family is designed for teens and parents who struggle to regulate their emotions and behaviors effectively. Families participate in DBT when traditional psychotherapy, day treatment and/or ..."
(904) 344-5995 
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Group meets in:
Jacksonville, FL 32258
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Suicide Prevention
PhD
"Assist individuals by recognizing the characteristics of suicide, helping them identify the symptoms of suicide so that they can assist an individual that exhibit these symptoms in an effort to prevent a suicide attempt from the individual. In this group ..."
(904) 549-6277 
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Group meets in:
Jacksonville, FL 32207
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Ebtide Counseling Group
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, MCAP
Verified
"Life isn’t always easy. Sometimes, even the strongest people need a little bit of help to work through some of life’s more challenging problems. Everyone has battles to fight and hurdles to overcome at some point. Whether you struggle with ..."
(904) 672-4456 
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Group meets in:
Jacksonville, FL 32216
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Substance Use Group
Treatment Center, MD, LCPC, CADC
Verified
"Substance use group is run by Michael Mahoney, LCPC and CAD. This is in person and virtual. "
(904) 560-8437 
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Group meets in:
Jacksonville, FL 32223
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H.O.T. Couples Seminar 07/23/2022
Counselor, MA, LMHC, PhD
Verified
"IN PERSON ONLY** Couples Seminar. In this 4-hour seminar, we use tools, assessments, and exercises to help couples identify and resolve conflict so that they can build or rebuild their marriage. Books and workbooks are required purchases. Call or email ..."
(904) 245-1437 
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Group meets in:
Jacksonville, FL 32216
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Adult IOP for Substance Abuse- a.m. or p.m.
Treatment Center, LMHC, CAP
Verified
"Intensive Outpatient (IOP) treatment- Patient lives at home or in a sober living facility and attends groups daily for an average of 20 sessions. Incoming patients can choose either morning or evening programs. Morning group meets 5 sessions per week ..."
(904) 309-9370 
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Group meets in:
Jacksonville, FL 32257
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Metropolitan Behavioral Services
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
"Psychiatry SpecialtiesGeneral Psychiatry Depression and Depressive disorders Mood and Bipolar Disorders Anxiety and Panic Disorders Medication Management Addiction and Substance Abuse Schizophrenia and Psychosis​. Metropolitan Behavioral Services is licensed by the Department of Children and Families and accredited by the ..."
(904) 720-4347 
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Group meets in:
Jacksonville, FL 32207
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Craft Behavioral Health
Psychiatrist, MD, PhD, ABPN
Verified
"Craft Behavioral Health is welcoming new clients for video appointments. We are currently licensed in Georgia, Florida, and North Carolina. Our providers include a Board-Certified Psychiatrist and other mental health experts who specialize in providing psychiatric diagnostic assessments, psychological evaluations, ..."
(904) 342-6037 
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Group meets in:
Jacksonville, FL 32256
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Supervision Group For License
Marriage & Family Therapist, PsyD, LCSW, LMFT
Verified
"Group supervision for master level clinicians seeking Florida license. This group will focus on the skills necessary to provide effective psychotherapy. There will be no more than 4 group members. Time frame will be 75 minutes. I will complete Florida ..."
(904) 712-2679 
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Group meets in:
Jacksonville, FL 32217
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for those who support a person with BPD
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MA, MSW, LCSW
Verified
"Do you live with or support a loved one who has a strong fear of abandonment, has a pattern of unstable or violent relationships, has a low/unstable self-esteem, partakes in high risk behaviors, harms herself/himself, has a strong sense of ..."
(904) 800-7637 
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Group meets in:
Jacksonville, FL 32216
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Online transgender support group
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, CRNP, DNP, PMHNP
Verified
"This group will be held via HIPAA-compliant Zoom. Those invited: Adults (18+) located in Oregon, Washington, Minnesota, or Florida Date and time: To be determined based on interest. Call 412-467-6410 to complete the pre-group assessment and see if this group ..."
(878) 205-8667 
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Group meets in:
Jacksonville, FL 32207
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Teen Self-Esteem
Marriage & Family Therapist, PsyD, MS, LMFT
Verified
"Family dynamics and interpersonal relationship functioning are explored and how they affect self-esteem and self-acceptance. Offering an open and compassionate environment to everyone. "
(904) 329-7866 
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Group meets in:
Jacksonville, FL 32256


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What is the difference between Group Therapy and a Support Group?
Jacksonville Support Groups and Group Therapy both offer a safe place to explore important issues. It is important, however, to understand the difference between the two.

Group therapy in Jacksonville is led by a therapist, group psychotherapist, or group counselor, and is generally structured around an issue. The therapist guides the group through a program as the group works together to better understand thoughts and feelings. Experienced therapists lead psychotherapy groups for various ages, such as adults, and specific issues including anger management, anxiety, and coping skills.

Support groups in Jacksonville are usually facilitated by a therapist or counselor, but can also be led by members with lived experiences. Generally, a support group is less structured than a therapy group. Support groups bring together members to provide support and strength to each other, often around a common challenge such as addiction or grief.

Most therapy groups will meet for a fixed length of time with a consistent group of members, while many support groups meet for an indefinite period of time with members coming and going.
Is Group Therapy Right For You?
Group therapy in Jacksonville allows you to benefit from the experiences and sharing of others. Listening to others, and recognizing what you have in common, allows you to learn about yourself. In the group environment, where therapy types such as Mindfulness Based group therapy are used, you can recognize aspects of yourself that you may choose to modify or change.

As other members share about their lives, you might see your own experiences or see patterns you hadn’t noticed previously. The group allows you to better understand issues you might not have noticed before.

Hearing the stories of group members gets you outside of yourself and helps you see your life differently. As you do that, a process of self-acceptance and empathy for others occurs as you learn to relate with others in the group.

Group therapy and support groups in Jacksonville can also be a less expensive alternative to individual therapy. While you should check with your insurance company, you’ll often find that therapist led group psychotherapy is covered, while peer-led support groups are not. Either way, group session costs are generally less expensive than individual therapy.