Host: Gabrielle Abby Dean, LICSW, MPH
Group meets in:
West Concord, Massachusetts 01742
"This is a 3 hour seminar taught by myself and a colleague with three goals: to learn about addiction, to learn about the impacts on the family and change your approach. Then you can begin to heal as you support ..."
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West Concord, Massachusetts 01742
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"This is a 3 hour seminar taught by myself and a colleague with three goals: to learn about addiction, to learn about the impacts on the family and change your approach. Then you can begin to heal as you support ..."

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

What's the difference between individual and group therapy?