Support Groups in Knoxville, TN

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Domestic Violence, Anger Management
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPCMHSP
Verified
Verified
(865) 205-9910
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Group meets in:
Knoxville, TN 37923
$120 per session
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Alcohol and Drug
LMSW
Verified
Verified
"CCCS Alcohol and Drug Recovery Groups help individuals become free from dependence on any substance. Dependence is viewed as a learned behavior that can be modified using cognitive-behavioral approaches. Its four principles are to (1) enhance and maintain motivation to ..."
(865) 940-0720
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Group meets in:
Knoxville, TN 37914
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LGBTQ+ Parenting Support Group
Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Verified
Verified
"Parents need help too! We are providing a safe and supportive space for parents to learn from a licensed clinician, and each other. This group will give tangible skills , psycho-education and relational support to LGBTQ+ parents and caregivers. This ..."
(865) 375-0786
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Group meets in:
Knoxville, TN 37923
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Teen Adventure
MS, CPC
"Currently made up of kids ages 11 to 17 who struggle with social skills due to ADHD, Asperger's, and other issues. The group uses adventure-based coaching to help the kids learn communication skills, teamwork, anger management, frustration tolerance, problem solving ..."
(865) 238-2185
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Group meets in:
Knoxville, TN 37923
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Directive Group Narrative Therapy
Licensed Professional Counselor, MAPC, LPC, MHSP, NCC, MACE
Verified
Verified
"In this group, group members are provided with structured journaling assignments each week that are aimed at helping participants rediscover their voice, reclaim their past, reexamine their beliefs, and re-envision their futures. "
(865) 424-7978
Group meets in:
Knoxville, TN 37923
$140 per session
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Eating Disorder IOP Group
LPC, MHSP
"I lead adult and adolescent groups at Focus Integrative Centers for the Intensive Outpatient (IOP) program for eating disorders. "
(865) 270-5597
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Group meets in:
Knoxville, TN 37919
$110 per session
Not accepting new clients
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Christian Counseling of Knoxville
BS, ThM
"We specialize in marriage and premarital counseling from a Christian perspective. We also help individuals for understanding their relationship with God and how that relates to feeling depressed, anxious, fearful and angry. We do not diagnose nor treat mental illness. "
(865) 745-5178
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Group meets in:
Knoxville, TN 37923
$70 per session
Not accepting new clients
Waitlist for new clients
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Teen Social Skills Group
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, MHSP
Verified
Verified
"Teen Social Skills Group for Teenagers on the Spectrum or those who are having trouble reintegrating socially after isolation from Covid. "
(865) 351-2240
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Group meets in:
Knoxville, TN 37923
$175 (individual)$200 (couples)
Waitlist for new clients
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Anxiety and Depression Group for Kids
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT(t)
Verified
Verified
"This group is targeted for elementary and middle school age children to learn strategies to cope with anxiety and depression as well as ways to identify when this is occurring. The group goal is to create two groups (one elementary ..."
(865) 217-2562
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Group meets in:
Knoxville, TN 37919
$100 per session
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Teen IOP
Pre-Licensed Professional, MEd
Verified
Verified
"My teen IOP group serves teens ages 14-17 experiencing behavioral/mental health issues, addiction issues, and juvenile justice issues. I use Dialectical Behavior Therapy techniques and skills to help improve mindfulness, emotion regulation, distress tolerance, and interpersonal effectiveness. "
(865) 509-9051
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Group meets in:
Knoxville, TN 37923
$100 (individual)$100 (couples)
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Eating Disorder Process Group - Adult
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, CEDS
Verified
Verified
"This is an insight-oriented process group designed to facilitate recovery support with a focus on revealing and resolving barriers to recovery. Participants are invited and selected from this therapist's existing client case load, or by other therapist referral. "
(865) 551-6708
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Group meets in:
Knoxville, TN 37923
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Pellissippi Psychiatry and Counseling
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified
Verified
(865) 269-6125
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Group meets in:
Knoxville, TN 37922
$100 per session
Waitlist for new clients
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Early Childhood Parenting Group-Online
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, -MHSP, NCC
Verified
Verified
"This Parenting Group is designed for parents of young children ranging from toddlers to early elementary age and is completely online! Ideal for busy parents/caregivers who want to learn more about early childhood development, healthy attachment, childhood mental health and ..."
(865) 269-9047
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Group meets in:
Knoxville, TN 37923
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Hold Me Tight Weekend Intensives for couples
Counselor, MA, LPC, MHSP
Verified
Verified
"The Hold Me Tight® workshop is a registered trademark of Sue Johnson, the founder of Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy. It is for any couple who may be struggling in their relationship, or any couple who wishes to strengthen their bond ..."
(865) 264-3059
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Group meets in:
Knoxville, TN 37922
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LGBTQ+ Group
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified
Verified
"A group for LGBTQ+ individuals to explore challenges specific to this community in an environment of support and safety. Those interested are required to complete an intake assessment to determine appropriate fit for the group. "
(865) 590-9574
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Group meets in:
Knoxville, TN 37923
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Mindful Yoga
Pre-Licensed Professional, MS
Verified
Verified
"The purpose of this group is to develop a yoga practice that incorporates mindfulness skills to foster a positive self-image and posture of gratitude. Group will consist of yoga poses and mindful meditations. This is a good fit for anyone ..."
(865) 401-8776
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Group meets in:
Knoxville, TN 37923
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Marriage Enrichment Group
Drug & Alcohol Counselor, PhD, MFT, LADC
Verified
Verified
"This group inspires modern Christian couples with biblical insights to marriage in the midst of real life issues. Life is filled with troubles at every stage and so is marriage. Get real about marriage issues in ways you never talk ..."
(865) 622-7782
Group meets in:
Knoxville, TN 37931
$150 (individual)$150 (couples)
Waitlist for new clients
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All Ages Counseling
Licensed Professional Counselor, PhD, LPC, MHSP
Verified
Verified
"A group of licensed independent practitioners providing individual, family and group services in the Knoxville area. "
(865) 280-1896
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Group meets in:
Knoxville, TN 37917
Waitlist for new clients
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Real Connection Men's Group
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT
Verified
Verified
"The Real Connection Men’s Group meets on Monday nights from 5:30 p.m. to 6:50 p.m. Starting again on January 23rd, 2023. It is designed to explore issues of impulsivity and/or addictive patterns with pornography and sex—to develop awareness, understanding, healthier ..."
(865) 269-6516
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Group meets in:
Knoxville, TN 37919
$147 per session
Not accepting new clients
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Knoxville Suicide Grievers support group
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, CT, CCTP, BCD
Verified
Verified
"I have been leading the Support Group since 1996. It is for adults who are grieving the suicidal loss of a significant person in their life. This group is one of the nation-wide SOS groups (AFSP). It is requested that ..."
(865) 498-9999
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Group meets in:
Knoxville, TN 37919
$100 per session
Not accepting new clients

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What is the difference between Group Therapy and a Support Group?
Knoxville 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 Knoxville 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 Knoxville 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 Knoxville 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 Knoxville 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.