Host: Danielle Fraenkel, PhD, BC-DMT, NCC, LCAT, LMHC
Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14607
(585) 672-6621
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Rochester, NY 14607
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Host: Marilyn Sydlo Guadagnino, LCAT, MT-BC
Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14607
"Have you ever wished you could connect with other women struggling with the same issues you have, who are also dedicated to personal growth and development? Personalized for women in the 20’s, 30's, and 40’s age range, The Young Professional ..."
(585) 542-2179
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Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14607
"Have you ever wished you could connect with other women struggling with the same issues you have, who are also dedicated to personal growth and development? Personalized for women in the 20’s, 30's, and 40’s age range, The Young Professional ..."
Photo of Shannon Halligan, Art Therapist
Host: Shannon Halligan, L-CAT
Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14607
"Offering starting in January of 2020! Teens will engage in art activities such as mask-making, collage, painting, doll making, ceramics, and mixed media to address issues such as: Self-esteem, self-confidence, relationships, healthy boundaries, coping skills, symptom management, problem solving and ..."
(585) 638-9158
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Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14607
"Offering starting in January of 2020! Teens will engage in art activities such as mask-making, collage, painting, doll making, ceramics, and mixed media to address issues such as: Self-esteem, self-confidence, relationships, healthy boundaries, coping skills, symptom management, problem solving and ..."
Photo of Jessica West Jordan, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Host: Jessica West Jordan, LCSW-R, MPA
Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14618
"Weekly group with focus on managing anxiety, exploring vulnerability, improving relationships, capacity for connection and intimacy "
(585) 626-8667
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Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14618
"Weekly group with focus on managing anxiety, exploring vulnerability, improving relationships, capacity for connection and intimacy "
Photo of The Grief & Trauma Recovery Counseling Centre, Counselor
Host: Bonnie J White, MS, Psy, LMHC, EAS-C
Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14607
"I get multiple calls from people looking for various types of grief groups. I am a LMHC that specializes in traumatic loss in private practice and I do not offer support groups. "
(585) 735-4785
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Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14607
"I get multiple calls from people looking for various types of grief groups. I am a LMHC that specializes in traumatic loss in private practice and I do not offer support groups. "
Photo of Lisbeth Berger Ornstein, Psychologist
Host: Lisbeth Berger Ornstein, PhD
Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14618
"This group provides an opportunity for pre- and post-bariatric surgery patients to learn long-term approaches to a new lifestyle. This is not a band-aid approach that can lead to another failure with the accompanying loss of self-esteem. Use many sources ..."
(585) 204-2286
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Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14618
"This group provides an opportunity for pre- and post-bariatric surgery patients to learn long-term approaches to a new lifestyle. This is not a band-aid approach that can lead to another failure with the accompanying loss of self-esteem. Use many sources ..."
Photo of Sara Maurer, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14618
"Virtual DBT-informed support group for teens via a Zoom platform. The group will run on Mondays from 4-5pm for 8 weeks. It is structured with a DBT skills framework in mind, and also allows time for processing and support around ..."
(585) 318-8043
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Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14618
"Virtual DBT-informed support group for teens via a Zoom platform. The group will run on Mondays from 4-5pm for 8 weeks. It is structured with a DBT skills framework in mind, and also allows time for processing and support around ..."
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Host: Anne M Coltre, MA, LMHC, LCAT, CSAT
Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14620
(585) 471-6561
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Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14620
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Host: Dr. Peter Thompson, EdD, CMPC, BCC
Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14618
"2 and 4 hour workshops on developing a high performance motivational climate are available via video or in-person for coaching staffs, and collegiate/high school athletic departments. Contact Dr. Pete at DrPete@ThompsonCoachingGr oup.com "
(585) 902-4575
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Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14618
"2 and 4 hour workshops on developing a high performance motivational climate are available via video or in-person for coaching staffs, and collegiate/high school athletic departments. Contact Dr. Pete at DrPete@ThompsonCoachingGr oup.com "
Photo of Sexual Compulsive Behavior Treatment, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Host: Daniel Rosen, LCSW-R, CST
Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14625
"Many of us feel misunderstood and unsupported by society at large. Group therapy breaks down barriers. "
(585) 433-4187
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Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14625
"Many of us feel misunderstood and unsupported by society at large. Group therapy breaks down barriers. "
Photo of Sarah Bowman Davila, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Host: Sarah Bowman Davila, LCSW
Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14617
"Process group regarding the cycle of addiction and information regarding the preoccupation and rituals related to sexual acting out as well as addictive seeking of relationships. Strategies refined to stop the cycle, gain coping skills and begin to pursue healthy, ..."
(585) 765-4347
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Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14617
"Process group regarding the cycle of addiction and information regarding the preoccupation and rituals related to sexual acting out as well as addictive seeking of relationships. Strategies refined to stop the cycle, gain coping skills and begin to pursue healthy, ..."
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Host: Kristen M Sullivan, CARC
Group meets in:
East Rochester, NY 14445
"For anyone curious about or in recovery from "benzos" - including Xanax, Valium, Klonopin, Ativan, Restoril, etc. Benzos are used for treating anxiety and are highly addictive. The recovery process from these drugs is a very long (years) painful, and ..."
(585) 332-5177
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Group meets in:
East Rochester, NY 14445
"For anyone curious about or in recovery from "benzos" - including Xanax, Valium, Klonopin, Ativan, Restoril, etc. Benzos are used for treating anxiety and are highly addictive. The recovery process from these drugs is a very long (years) painful, and ..."
Photo of Lisa K. Willis, Psychologist
Host: Lisa K. Willis, PhD, CGP
Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14620
"Helps people identify patterns of relating that cause them distress or "dysfunction". An opportunity to better understand the impact of attachment history, such as relationships with family on current relationships. The experience of hearing feedback and the working through of ..."
(585) 412-8272
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Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14620
"Helps people identify patterns of relating that cause them distress or "dysfunction". An opportunity to better understand the impact of attachment history, such as relationships with family on current relationships. The experience of hearing feedback and the working through of ..."
Photo of Amy Lyons, Art Therapist
Host: Amy Lyons, MS, LCAT, ATR-BC, ATCS
Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14618
"Imagine a safe space to share you thoughts, your art and your ideas. Imagine a group that joins every week to hear you and support you. Imagine how this might improve your life, your outlook and your relationships with others. ..."
(585) 735-9904
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Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14618
"Imagine a safe space to share you thoughts, your art and your ideas. Imagine a group that joins every week to hear you and support you. Imagine how this might improve your life, your outlook and your relationships with others. ..."
Photo of Bianca Elizabeth Barber,
Host: Bianca Elizabeth Barber, MSEd, CAS, NCC
Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14618
"In this *virtual* group, LGBTQ+ teens find a safe space to connect with others in their community and share learning experiences through a psychoeducation model. This model is designed to deepen their understanding of identity, community and the resources available ..."
(585) 332-5467
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Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14618
"In this *virtual* group, LGBTQ+ teens find a safe space to connect with others in their community and share learning experiences through a psychoeducation model. This model is designed to deepen their understanding of identity, community and the resources available ..."
Photo of Tansy Deutsch, Psychologist
Host: Tansy Deutsch, PsyD
Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14609
"Trauma comes in many forms, including childhood abuse and neglect, loss, betrayal, accidents & disasters, serious medical conditions, and even medical treatments that are painful and/or frightening. We focus on understanding the impact of these events on our present lives, ..."
(585) 672-6628
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Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14609
"Trauma comes in many forms, including childhood abuse and neglect, loss, betrayal, accidents & disasters, serious medical conditions, and even medical treatments that are painful and/or frightening. We focus on understanding the impact of these events on our present lives, ..."
Photo of GreaterLife Enrichment Center, Pastoral Counselor/Therapist
Host: Angela M Waters Bamford, MDiv, MACE
Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14621
"Peace Keepers are made up of people who are seeking to maintain a peaceful existence. We share and inspire collectively and are in covenant to respect confidentiality and each others beliefs. As supporting we fast and pray together and recieve ..."
(585) 308-9883
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Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14621
"Peace Keepers are made up of people who are seeking to maintain a peaceful existence. We share and inspire collectively and are in covenant to respect confidentiality and each others beliefs. As supporting we fast and pray together and recieve ..."
Photo of Rochester Center for Sexual Wellness,
Host: Pebble Kranz, MD, FECSM
Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14625
"Would you and your partner like to improve your sex life? Couples with low/no sexual desire or frequency, and/or desire discrepancy (in which one partner is more interested in sex than the other) who are interested in enhancing their sexual ..."
(585) 487-8663
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Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14625
"Would you and your partner like to improve your sex life? Couples with low/no sexual desire or frequency, and/or desire discrepancy (in which one partner is more interested in sex than the other) who are interested in enhancing their sexual ..."
Photo of Marie T Sergent, Psychologist
Host: Marie T Sergent, PhD, MA, CGP
Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14607
"This interpersonal process group for adult men and women focuses on understanding yourself in relationship with others, offering opportunities to try new ways of relating to others in a supportive, confidential, and small-group setting. "
(585) 645-0769
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Group meets in:
Rochester, NY 14607
"This interpersonal process group for adult men and women focuses on understanding yourself in relationship with others, offering opportunities to try new ways of relating to others in a supportive, confidential, and small-group setting. "
Photo of Maternal Mental Health Counseling of Rochester, Counselor
Host: Jennifer Price, LMHC, PMH-C
Group meets in:
Fairport, NY 14450
"A general support group for mothers with children of all ages "
(585) 598-0559
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Group meets in:
Fairport, NY 14450
"A general support group for mothers with children of all ages "

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

What's the difference between individual and group therapy?