Counseling Groups / Group Therapy - New Baltimore Chesterfield Michigan Counseling, Counseling Groups, Group Therapy

The Center for Counseling offers a variety of programs designed to fit the needs of each client. We developed group sessions, which are an excellent way to address some of the more common needs among our clients. Some groups may target specific age groups or genders to provide the most comfortable atmosphere possible. Schedule times vary, so be sure to contact us for more detailed information.

Group sessions run throughout the year for: anger management, substance abuse, domestic violence, adult grief, and youth anxiety. Please call for our current group session schedule, or to make a specific group request.
 

Anger Management

This is an eight-week program that must be completed consecutively. It can fulfill any court ordered anger management counseling requirement and has a fee of $45.00 per week. Please call 586-273-7095 to register and receive information about the dates and times of the next group.

Topics Include:

  • Stopping anger before it starts
  • Learn when anger can be used appropriately
  • Recognize underlying emotions that produce anger
  • Averting hostility, maliciousness, and rage behaviors
  • Eliminating unproductive thoughts and feelings
  • Practice useful methods to utilize anger effectively
  • Coping with problematic circumstances
  • Understand how to resolve issues now

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Substance Abuse

This is an eight-week program that must be completed consecutively. There is a $55.00 initial evaluation fee and a $45.00 fee for every week you attend. The Substance Abuse Group meets on Tuesdays, from 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. To register and receive information about the dates of the next series, call us at 586-273-7095

Week 1:   Understanding substance abuse
Week 2:   Stages of recovery
Week 3:   Health hazards and risks
Week 4:   Social dimensions
Week 5:   Mental disorders
Week 6:   Progressing toward change
Week 7:   Relapse prevention
Week 8:   Treatment planning

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Alternative to Domestic Aggression (ADA)

This is an 32 week program. You must pre-register for this group. There is a cost of $100.00 evaluation and $35.00 per week. To register and receive information about the dates of the next series, call 586-273-7095

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Coping Together
Adult Grief Group

Coping Together provides an opportunity for adults to receive and give emotional support as they work through issues of grief and loss.

Topics to Include:

  • Process of Grief
  • Healthy vs. not-so-healthy ways to cope with loss
  • Families in grief
  • Developmental needs of children and adolescents through the grief process
  • Living with loss

Group dates are Monday nights at 7:30 on:

December 4, 2017
December 18, 2017
January 8, 2018
February 5, 2018
February 19, 2018
March 5, 2018
March 19, 2018
April 2, 2018
April 23, 2018
May 7, 2018
May 21, 2018
June 18, 2018
July 23, 2018
August 20, 2018
September 10, 2018
September 24, 2018
October 8, 2018
October 22, 2018
November 5, 2018
November 6, 2018
November 19, 2018
November 20, 2018
December 3, 2018
December 17, 2018

You are invited to attend, bring family and friends, and share your experience. We honor your feelings and your right to just come, listen, and are supported if you do not feel like talking.

Participants are encouraged to bring photographs and mementos to share with the group.

This program is sponsored by Gendernalick Funeral Home and will meet at The Center for Counseling, 32743 23 Mile Road, Suite 130, New Baltimore, MI 48047.

If you are interested or have any questions, please call The Center for Counseling at
586-273-7095

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Youth Anxiety

This group meets for six consecutive weeks for one hour. The cost is $45 per week. Pre-registration is required. Please call 586-273-7095 to register and receive information about the dates of the next series.

Topics Include:

  • School Phobia: "Why don't I want to go to school?"
  • Social Fears: "Why can't I get the friends that I want?"
  • Performance Anxiety: "Why am I afraid to speak in front of the class, play sports, try out for the play, etc.?"
  • Generalized Anxiety: "Why am I always nervous?"
  • Distorted Body Image: "Why don't I like my body?"
  • Sense of Belonging: "Why don't I fit in anywhere?"

 

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