Yoga + Talk: A Support Group for Women’s Emotional Wellness
Feb
5
to Feb 8

Yoga + Talk: A Support Group for Women’s Emotional Wellness

  • 545 South Water Street Providence, RI, 02903 United States (map)
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Group Therapist: Michelle Vitale, LMHC
Time: Fall cohort meets weekly for eight weeks on Wednesdays from 4:30pm to 6:30pm from October 2nd to November 20th; spring cohort starts March 2020.

Join an intergenerational cohort of women. We’ll create a supportive practice space to enhance our emotional wellness by engaging in holistic and creative self-care practices: mindful self-compassion, breath work, supportive group therapy, restorative yoga, compassionate journaling, and more.

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Thrive
Feb
20
to Feb 23

Thrive

  • 365 Hope Street Providence, RI, 02906 United States (map)
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Group Therapist: East Coast Mental Wellness
Time: 5:00pm-6:00pm on the first and third Thursday of the month

THRIVE is a support group in which transgender and gender-variant adolescents and young adults can meet and provide peer support in a confidential and non-judgmental environment.

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Worry & Anxiety
Apr
12
to May 20

Worry & Anxiety

Group Therapist: Dr. Wendy Ossman, PsyD
Time: Thursdays at 7:15pm (East Providence)

This group, based in the concepts of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), will teach you how to have a different relationship with your thoughts and feelings. It will help you to spend a lot less time in that head of yours and much more time on the life that is in front of you.

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Weight Loss & Wellness
Jun
19
to Jun 15

Weight Loss & Wellness

Group therapist: Patricia Engler, PhD
Time: Wednesdays at 2:30pm

In this group you will learn about the psychological approach to weight loss and maintenance, using Judith Beck’s acclaimed book, The Beck Diet Solution. You will experiment with new thoughts, beliefs, and behaviors when it comes to eating and food. You will end up with a much larger toolbox to reduce anxiety and frustration around eating and weight issues, as well as prevent relapse. The group meets for 12 weeks in the fall and six months in the spring; participants may do one or both sessions.

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Interpersonal Effectiveness: The Challenge of Anxiety & Depression
Jun
19
to Jun 22

Interpersonal Effectiveness: The Challenge of Anxiety & Depression

Group Therapist: Daniel Even, LICSW, MDiv
Time: Every other Tuesday at 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm. Ongoing.

This group is for adults ages 20 and older. It is an adjunctive group which requires members to have a primary individual therapist and/or psychiatrist who has made a formal diagnosis pertaining to depression and/or anxiety. In spite of their diagnosis, members have considerable strengths and valuable experiences which enable them to contribute to a challenging interactive group. 

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WAAG: A Women Artist's Accountability Group
Jun
19
to Jun 15

WAAG: A Women Artist's Accountability Group

  • 345 Broadway Providence, RI, 02909 United States (map)
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Group therapist: Stacy Donn Cristo, LMHC
Time: Wednesdays, from 7pm - 8:30pm.

Less bark, more WAAG! Join me for a once a month women artist's accountability group where we will support one another to thrive and live in all of our creative glory! Less bark: less just talking about great ideas! More WAAG: more making these great ideas happen and become the income you need and want! You have the right and ability to to make a living using your greatest gifts and in return it will bring you JOY! Learn more →

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Teen & High School Therapy Group
Jun
21
to Jun 24

Teen & High School Therapy Group

Group Therapist: Deirdre Murphy, LICSW
Time: Thursdays at 5pm (North Kingstown)

This group is based on Mindfulness and Acceptance tools that will help you ease your worries and fears and be comfortable in your own skin. This fun and supportive group will help to enhance resiliency skills such as how to bounce back from drama, focus in school, make good friends, and lift your mood.

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Positive Psychology Therapy Group
Jun
24
to Aug 1

Positive Psychology Therapy Group

Group Therapist: Natalie Fenn at RIBCT
Time: Tuesdays at 6:30pm

We are very excited to offer a Positive Psychology Program. The field of positive psychology is concerned with how to use science to help people maximize their strengths, increase their well-being, and flourish in their lives. It was developed by Martin Seligman, PhD, at the University of Pennsylvania and has been expanded by teams around the world. This workshop will introduce numerous topics and teach you how to systematically build positive psychology skills.

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Adolescent Girls Group - GIRLS RISING
Jun
25
to Jun 28

Adolescent Girls Group - GIRLS RISING

  • 180 Gano Street Providence, RI, 02906 United States (map)
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Group Therapist: Jane Mizrahi, LICSW
Time: Every Monday at 3:00pm.

This group is a wonderfully empowering group for girls (mostly ages 12-17, exceptions discussed individually) who might be struggling with self esteem or experiencing peer or family based relationship issues. The group includes creative and body based experiences.

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Monthly Therapist Peer Support Group
Jun
25
to Jun 28

Monthly Therapist Peer Support Group

  • 180 Gano Street Providence, RI, 02906 United States (map)
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Group Therapist: Jane Mizrahi, LICSW
Time: The first Monday of every month

This therapist peer group reviews difficult cases, explores ethical concerns and most importantly, experiences that they are not alone in our work as private practitioners. Jane guides the group process as they support and challenge each other to grow as people and as therapists. 

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Young Adult Eating Disorder Support Group
Jun
25
to Jun 28

Young Adult Eating Disorder Support Group

  • 545 South Water Street Providence, RI, 02903 United States (map)
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Group Therapist: Natalie Monaghan, LICSW
Time: Every Monday, 5:45pm - 8:45pm

Eating disorder support groups are closed 8 week groups limited to 8-10 young adults. Members can choose to continue group on an ongoing basis and often do! Group provides a safe, supportive environment that emphasizes positive aspects of recovery. Group members work on being present in the moment and connecting to their emotional experiences as they and other group members share. Members practice naming these emotions to others and experience what it is like to be seen and heard. Members often share that this group has been essential in helping them shift their emotional experiences, relational patterns with others, and ultimately their maladaptive behaviors.

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Young Adult & College Therapy Group
Jun
25
to Jun 28

Young Adult & College Therapy Group

Group Therapist: Deirdre Murphy, LICSW
Time: Wednesdays 4:30pm to 6:00pm for 12 weeks

This group is based on Mindfulness and Acceptance tools that will help you learn ways to feel more comfortable in your skin and take control of your life during your college or young adult years (ages 18 - 25). Instead of avoiding situations or important goals in your life, this group will be a great opportunity to develop healthy coping skills, build confidence and relax with who you are.

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Men's Group
Jun
26
to Jun 29

Men's Group

  • 194 Waterman Street, 3rd Floor, Providence, RI 02906 (map)
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Group Therapist: Corey Flanders, LMHC
Time: Tuesdays, 11:30am - 12:45pm.

Where do men turn today to get help and support for their struggles with feelings, relationships, stress, and other problems? Studies suggest that a majority of men struggle in silence. They may be socially isolated, their marital and other relationship problems may result in an inability to talk things over, and a combination of fear and shame inhibit them from reaching out to others. This group will focus on a variety of men's issues including Fathers and Fatherhood; Sex and Sexuality; Money, Work, and Career; Integrity and Purpose; Health and Well-being; and Emotions and Communication, especially among the members within the group.

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Interpersonal Group Therapy
Jun
26
to Jun 29

Interpersonal Group Therapy

  • 194 Waterman Street Providence, RI, 02906 United States (map)
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Group Therapist: Corey Flanders, LMHC
Time: Every Wednesday, 2pm - 3:30pm

Group psychotherapy is a dynamic and effective form of change. Group members learn to deepen connections with others, improve communication, and make significant changes to the way they behave in relationships. People often develop ineffective communication styles in the context of growing up in hurtful or dysfunctional family systems. Group therapy is a means of coming to understand and profoundly change limiting and painful ways of being with others. It works to diminish isolation, guilt, and shame.

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Elective Interpersonal Therapy Group
Jun
26
to Jun 24

Elective Interpersonal Therapy Group

Group Therapist: Daniel Even, LICSW, MDiv
Time: Every other Tuesday 7:00 - 8:30 pm. Ongoing.

This group is for adults ages 24 and older. Candidates for this group are seeking to participate in a non-medically oriented (not targeting a diagnosis) group to increase their interpersonal effectiveness and satisfaction in relationships. Some may be in individual psychotherapy for treatment of a medically necessary condition such as depression, although having an individual therapist is not required. 

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Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) Skills Group
Jun
27
to Jun 30

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) Skills Group

Group Therapist: Heather Schatten, Ph.D.
Time: Tuesdays 4:30-6:00pm or Wednesdays 7:00-8:30pm at East Providence

You may feel disconnected from your feelings, or you may feel overwhelmed by intense emotions. In our DBT group, you will learn many skills in the four categories of mindfulness, emotion regulation, distress tolerance, and interpersonal effectiveness. These skills help you to identify and manage your emotions, participate fully in the present moment, tolerate difficult situations, and improve interactions with your friends, family, and colleagues.

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Personal and Professional Development Group
Jun
28
to Jun 24

Personal and Professional Development Group

Group Therapist: Daniel Even, LICSW, MDiv
Time: Every other Thursday 5:00 - 7:00 pm. Ongoing.

In both professional and personal contexts, the importance of relational intelligence is gaining global recognition. In this group, concepts such as emotional intelligence and mindfulness will be used to help members balance professional and personal goals, self awareness and empathy, effectiveness, and authenticity. This group is especially well-suited for professionals who want to increase their capacity for intimacy while coping with high visibility and high stress in their careers. Members value a wellness oriented model of growth which is free from the constraints of "medically necessary" psychotherapy linked to insurance protocols. They are especially interested in learning more about their reactions to others when dealing with conflict, competition, loss, and transition. Interpersonal at its core, the group's most challenging and rewarding work occurs through effective feedback to relational events as they occur in the "here and now" personal encounter. 

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ADD/ADHD Skills Group
Jun
28
to Jul 7

ADD/ADHD Skills Group

Group therapist: Selene MacKinnon, PsyD & Charles Boisvert, PhD
Time: East Providence location: Mondays 3:45pm-5:15pm or 5:30-7:00pm ; North Kingston location: Thursdays 8:00am-9:30am

Do you become distracted easily, have difficulty just sitting still, or constantly feel disorganized? This group will help you learn techniques to be better organized, improve attention on tasks, decrease procrastination, make thoughtful decisions (rather than impulsive decisions), and improve following through with plans and appointments.

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Explore + Grow: A Process Group for Undergraduate Students
Sep
3
to Sep 6

Explore + Grow: A Process Group for Undergraduate Students

  • 205 Waterman Street Providence, RI, 02906 United States (map)
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Group Therapist: Michelle Vitale, LMHC
Time: Fall cohort meets weekly on Tuesdays from 12:30pm to 2:00pm from October 1st. to November 19th. Spring cohort starts March 2020.

This eight-week group offers a space for undergraduate students to explore personal and relational challenges and grow into more helpful ways of relating to self and others. Members help co-create a connected and supportive space to practice and strengthen self-awareness, self-compassion, healthy communication, assertiveness, boundary setting and an overall improvement in relational effectiveness.

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Explore + Grow: A Process Group for Graduate Students
Sep
3
to Sep 6

Explore + Grow: A Process Group for Graduate Students

  • 205 Waterman Street Providence, RI, 02906 United States (map)
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Group Therapist: Michelle Vitale, LMHC
Time: Fall cohort meets Thursdays from 12:30pm to 2:00pm from October 3rd to November 21st; spring cohort starts March 2020.

This eight-week group offers a space for graduate students to explore personal and relational challenges and grow into more helpful ways of relating to self and others. Members help co-create a connected and supportive space to practice and strengthen self-awareness, self-compassion, healthy communication, assertiveness, boundary setting and an overall improvement in relational effectiveness.

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Mind Over Mood
Sep
3
to Oct 11

Mind Over Mood

Group Therapist: Julie Pearson at RICBT
Time: Tuesdays at 6:30pm

This is a group for people who would like to learn skills to manage a variety of negative moods, including sadness and depression, anxiety and panic, anger and irritability, guilt, and shame. The group teaches members the cognitive behavioral therapy approach to mood management.

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8-Week Grief Recovery Method Support Group
Sep
3
to Oct 29

8-Week Grief Recovery Method Support Group

Group therapist: Melissa Mastrostefano, LICSW
Time: 8-week day class starts September 3rd from 10am-12pm; eight-week evening class starts September 5th from 6pm-8pm

Most emotional distress is rooted in unresolved grief. Many people receive incorrect information about grief. Time does not heal all wounds and grievers do not go through 5 stages. Learn what is proven to be effective and with group support, be guided to take action steps to increase your ability to move forward, heal your heart, and rebuild your life. The method helps with 48 different kinds of loss experiences related to divorce, pets, change in health, career, faith, financial status and or loss of trust and safety from abuse.

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iLife: Designing Your Ideal Life Group
Sep
4
to Oct 12

iLife: Designing Your Ideal Life Group

Group Therapist: Sharon Youkin at t RICBT
Time: Wednesdays at 6:30pm

The group will encourage you to let go of comparing yourself to your peers, as different people need different things. The group will introduce you to the concept of “flow,” the feeling you get when engaging in activities that provide ideal levels of challenge and mastery. By designing lives that promote flow states, you will be most likely to thrive and not merely succeed.

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Interpersonal Group for College Students
Sep
18
to Nov 13

Interpersonal Group for College Students

Group therapist: Dr. Sarit Lesser
Time: Wednesdays from, 12:30pm-2:00pm, starting in the fall

New mothers often feel overwhelmed with the emotional and identity changes that are entailed in becoming a mother. Some feel stressed, anxious, frustrated, lonely, or angry at times. Theses are all normal feelings that are part of this life-changing adventure. Come join us to share, learn, and grow together.

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Navigating Motherhood: A Group for New Mothers
Sep
19
to Nov 14

Navigating Motherhood: A Group for New Mothers

Group therapist: Dr. Sarit Lesser
Time: Thursdays from 6:30pm- 8:00pm; Sep. 19th-Nov. 14th. (8 sessions)

New mothers often feel overwhelmed with the emotional and identity changes that are entailed in becoming a mother. Some feel stressed, anxious, frustrated, lonely, or angry at times. Theses are all normal feelings that are part of this life-changing adventure. Come join us to share, learn, and grow together.

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The 7 Principles for Making Marriage Work
Sep
14
to Sep 15

The 7 Principles for Making Marriage Work

Group Therapist: Kendra Capalbo, LICSW
Time: Saturday, September 14th and Sunday, September 15th, 2019; 9:30am-5:00pm each day

This two-day workshop, based on Dr. John Gottman's bestselling book, is designed to help couples manage conflict more effectively and learn the tools necessary to develop and maintain a healthy and satisfying relationship. All committed couples are welcome to attend, not just those who are married.

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Mindfulness Group in Providence RI
Jun
18
to Jun 24

Mindfulness Group in Providence RI

Group therapist: Todd Schmenk, LMHC
Time: Every Thursday at 7pm (starting Aug 2018). There will be a 2-week pause the 1st 2 weeks of September.

This group was designed within the Integral Model to specifically to focus on the practice of the mindfulness skills such as grounding, breathe, voice dialogue techniques and other mindfulness skills. Each session is dedicated to helping you develop your own practice plan, two mindfulness practice sessions, and 1-2 topics for your consideration and support.

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Eating Disorder Support Group
Jun
16
to Jun 16

Eating Disorder Support Group

Group Therapist: Karin Lewis, LMFT
Time: Every second Saturday of the month from 10:00am to 11:30am

We are excited to offer an eating disorder support group, open to anyone looking for a unique perspective on recovery with professional and peer support from two recovered women. This group is co-lead by Karin Lewis MA, LMFT, CEDS and founder of Karin Lewis Eating Disorder Center located in Boston & Betsy Brenner, Recovery Speaker.

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Nourishing Retreat
Jun
12
to Jun 12

Nourishing Retreat

Group Therapist: Liz Fayram
Time: Saturday Feb. 9th from 10:30am-2:30pm

This four-hour workshop blends Intuitive Eating (IE) with gentle yoga to cultivate a peaceful relationship with food and body. We will explore the principles of IE in conversation, embodiment, and yoga asana.

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Life After Loss: A Young Adult Grief & Bereavement Support Group
Jun
1
to Jun 1

Life After Loss: A Young Adult Grief & Bereavement Support Group

Group Therapist: Dr. Dana Siperstein
Time: Weekly on Tuesday from 4pm-5pm; will start in February 2019

This group is for young adults currently enrolled in college or graduate school who have experienced the loss of a close loved one. The goal of this group is to create a safe and supportive environment to process experiences of loss with other young people.

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Mar
22
to Mar 22

Support group for Non-Monogamous Individuals

Group Practice: The Center for Sexual Pleasure & Health
Time: The next session will run weekly on Thursday evenings from 6-8pm beginning March 21st, with the final session taking place on May 16th (there will be no session on Thursday, April 18th). 

This is an opportunity for participants to learn about the many types of non-monogamous relationships, build self-awareness around their own relationship needs and styles, and get support in navigating non-monogamy in a monogamous culture.

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Mar
22
to Mar 22

Pelvic Pain Support Group

Group Practice: The Center for Sexual Pleasure & Health
Time: Wednesday evenings from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. from March 20th to June 5th

The Center for Sexual Pleasure & Health will be offering a 12-week therapy group for women who experience pelvic pain, called We Thrive.

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College Aged and Young Adult Body, Mind, and Spirit
Sep
19
to Oct 31

College Aged and Young Adult Body, Mind, and Spirit

  • 180 Gano Street Providence, RI, 02906 United States (map)
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Group Therapist: Jane Mizrahi, LICSW
Time: Tuesday 6:20 - 7:35pm

Join other college age and young adults to empower yourself through this life transition into young adulthood. Group is an opportunity to learn you are not alone in this time of change; we’ll support and challenge you to manage difficult emotions and make wise choices toward improving the quality of your life. The space is warm and inviting and we'll have some fun as we challenge ourselves to find contentment and joy.

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Emotions and the Body 12-Week Series
Jul
18
7:00 PM19:00

Emotions and the Body 12-Week Series

Description

Step into a full body-mind integrative experience. This class series will serve to support your understanding and intuitive knowledge of how the actions of our lives shape our bodies and where our emotions show up in that process.

Location

Holistic Heart RI
659 Sandy Ln, Warwick RI 02889

Dates

Tuesdays 7:00pm – 8:00pm
April 25th, 2017 – July 8th,2017

Cost

Cost: $250 upfront for entire series ($50 savings!)
OR
$25 pay as you go - per session (all participants must be enrolled in the full 12-week series). *Insurance not accepted.*

Group Therapist

Kristen Acciari - Kristen Acciari received her Masters of Social Work from Rhode Island College. She completed her graduate internship at The Groden Center, which is recognized internationally for its pioneering work with individuals with autism, and started her career there specializing in Asperger’s syndrome.

Kristen began her private practice in 2012 following her 5 years of experience at The Groden Center. Her treatment specialties include self-esteem and self-acceptance, authentic living, Asperger's syndrome, emotion regulation, and relationship issues. She offers individual and family therapy, with particular expertise in adolescent and young adult issues.

Kristen takes an eclectic approach to therapy, combining Existential Therapy, Interpersonal Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, and Mindfulness Practices. A long-time practitioner of yoga, Kristen completed her 200-hour yoga teacher certification in 2014 to add another dimension to her therapeutic work. Kristen pulls from her experiences and training as appropriate to meet the client where he or she is, always with the relationship at the center of the work. 

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Yoga for Anxiety and Stress Reduction
Jun
28
7:30 PM19:30

Yoga for Anxiety and Stress Reduction

Description


Learn to calm your body and quiet your mind through the experience of yoga.

Location

Holistic Heart RI
659 Sandy Ln, Warwick RI 02889

Dates

10 Week Series
Wednesdays 7:30pm-8:30pm
April 19th, 2017 – June 28th, 2017 (1 week of no class – date TBA)

Cost

$130 for full 10 week series, or $15.00 drop-in rate per class.
*Insurances are not accepted*

Group Therapist

Kristen Acciari - Kristen Acciari received her Masters of Social Work from Rhode Island College. She completed her graduate internship at The Groden Center, which is recognized internationally for its pioneering work with individuals with autism, and started her career there specializing in Asperger’s syndrome.

Kristen began her private practice in 2012 following her 5 years of experience at The Groden Center. Her treatment specialties include self-esteem and self-acceptance, authentic living, Asperger's syndrome, emotion regulation, and relationship issues. She offers individual and family therapy, with particular expertise in adolescent and young adult issues.

Kristen takes an eclectic approach to therapy, combining Existential Therapy, Interpersonal Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, and Mindfulness Practices. A long-time practitioner of yoga, Kristen completed her 200-hour yoga teacher certification in 2014 to add another dimension to her therapeutic work. Kristen pulls from her experiences and training as appropriate to meet the client where he or she is, always with the relationship at the center of the work. 

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Organization Skills Group
May
27
to May 29

Organization Skills Group

Description

This group will help participants address disorganization (situational or chronic) in their lives. Attendees will learn skills to reduce clutter, arrange items and maintain organization in their space.

Location

400 Massasoit Avenue Suite 305, East Providence

Dates

Mondays 5:30-7pm from May 1 - May 27, 2017

Cost

$50/week

Group Therapist

Dr. Selene MacKinnon is a clinical psychologist with particular specialty in ADHD for young adults and adults. She offers both individual and group therapy for ADHD, including groups on organizational skills, overcoming procrastination, and time management. Dr. MacKinnon also enjoys working with individuals who are experiencing anxiety (including social anxiety and panic attacks), depression, and grief and loss.Dr. MacKinnon strives to create both an organized and caring environment in order to provide her clients with the best skills to handle life's challenges and achieve their full potential. She works at the group practice RICBT in East Providence, providing support and skills using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.

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Introduction To Internal Family Systems (IFS) 3 Hour Workshop
Apr
30
10:00 AM10:00

Introduction To Internal Family Systems (IFS) 3 Hour Workshop

Description

The workshop will offer a nice mix of theory, and practice. As with all of my workshops and supervision, our work will be deeply experiential. We will make use of our own bodies and psychologies as the instruments for learning, healing, and growth that they are. 

Time will be taken to create a luscious, safe, playful and healing learning environment.

Parking: Limited parking in the lot behind Be Collaborative building. Please only park on the left hand side. Parking also on  the adjacent streets, including Scofield Road, Benefit Street and  Wickenden Street.

Limited to 20 participants

Location

Be Collaborative Care
439 Benefit Street, Providence, Rhode Island 02903

Dates & Times

Sunday, April 30th, 2017
10am - 1pm (we will provide snacks)

Cost

$75 (sliding scale available upon request).
To secure your place in the workshop, please send a check ASAP.
Make checks payable to Dr. David Stern at: 341 Broadway, Providence RI, 02909

Group Therapist

David Stern, PsyD - Dr. Stern received his PsyD at Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology, and has been in private practice over 20 years. He was previously the Director of Substance Abuse Day Treatment at Roger Williams Hospital. Dr. Stern has expertise in anxiety, PTSD / trauma, spirituality, and any existential challenges that an individual may be experiencing. He also runs group therapy sessions and workshops on topics such as men's issues and spirituality. Dr. Stern practices Internal Family Systems (IFS) and incorporates various techniques including Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR), One Eye Brain Integration, and a practice he has developed called Structured Self-Presence™.

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Emotions and the Body Workshop
Apr
9
9:30 AM09:30

Emotions and the Body Workshop

Description

Join Laura & Kristen for an introductory experiential workshop, exploring the depths of the mind-body-spirit connection. We’ll be working to create:

  • Body + Emotional Awareness
  • Intentional Movement
  • Supportive practices to help return to &/or maintain mindfulness

Location

Holistic Heart RI
659 Sandy Ln, Warwick RI 02889

Dates

Sunday, April 9th, 2017
9:30am – 12:30pm

Cost

Cost: $35 per session.
*Insurance not accepted.*

Group Therapist

Kristen Acciari - Kristen Acciari received her Masters of Social Work from Rhode Island College. She completed her graduate internship at The Groden Center, which is recognized internationally for its pioneering work with individuals with autism, and started her career there specializing in Asperger’s syndrome.

Kristen began her private practice in 2012 following her 5 years of experience at The Groden Center. Her treatment specialties include self-esteem and self-acceptance, authentic living, Asperger's syndrome, emotion regulation, and relationship issues. She offers individual and family therapy, with particular expertise in adolescent and young adult issues.

Kristen takes an eclectic approach to therapy, combining Existential Therapy, Interpersonal Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, and Mindfulness Practices. A long-time practitioner of yoga, Kristen completed her 200-hour yoga teacher certification in 2014 to add another dimension to her therapeutic work. Kristen pulls from her experiences and training as appropriate to meet the client where he or she is, always with the relationship at the center of the work. 

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College Aged and Young Adult Process Group
Mar
7
6:00 PM18:00

College Aged and Young Adult Process Group

  • 182 Butler Avenue Providence, RI, 02906 United States (map)
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Group Therapists: Jane Mizrahi, LICSW & David Kahn, MD
Time: Tuesdays at 6:00pm.

Process Group is an opportunity to be with other similarly aged young adults and process the struggles you might be having at this very important time in your life as you transition in to adulthood. Groups are co-led with Jane Mizrahi and Dr. David Kahn. Learn more →

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Rehumanizing the Other and the Self: Reflection on the Election (CE event)
Jan
6
1:30 PM13:30

Rehumanizing the Other and the Self: Reflection on the Election (CE event)

Description

A continuing education workshop for therapists (3 CEU: cultural diversity). Goals will include learning how to create safe spaces for conversations that bridge political, religious, and racial divides, identifying factors contributing to polarization, and to better understand how we might all unintentionally contribute to “otherization” and polarization. An added goal is to help participants manage distress related to the election in a constructive and healing manner. Workshop is limited to 10 participants to allow for maximum participation.

Host: Group by Design
Moderator: Daniel Even
Featured presenter: David Joseph

Location

1 Richmond Square Suite 122C, Providence RI, 02906

Date & Time

January 6, 2017
1:30pm - 4:30pm

Cost

$49 for registration before December 9, $59 thereafter.

Group Therapist

Daniel Even, LICSW, MDiv - Daniel Even is a 34-year veteran of the field, and specializes in anxiety, depression, burnout at work, interpersonal skills, marital conflict, pain management, and religious issues. He works with most age groups, including young adults, college students, adults, professionals, couples, and seniors. Daniel's approaches to therapy include acceptance and commitment therapy, dialectical behavioral therapy, interpersonal therapy, and mindfulness practices. Daniel has degrees from Harvard, Smith College, and Bucknell University, and has worked in several health centers and hospitals throughout New England. He has been in private practice since 1981.

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Adolescent Social Interaction Skills Group
Dec
21
6:30 PM18:30

Adolescent Social Interaction Skills Group

  • 29 Smith Avenue Greenville, RI, 02828 United States (map)
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Group Therapist: Leela Foley, LICSW
Time: Every Wednesday, 6:30pm - 7:30pm. Begins November 2nd, 2016 for 8 sessions.

This group is designed for adolescents 13 - 17 years old as an 8 session commitment. Together we will explore communication, relationship building, problem solving, and conflict resolution skills. We will provide a peer-supported, interactive approach to sorting through social challenges and building connections with others. The group will utilize various media and therapeutic models including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Solution Focused Therapy. Learn more →

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Moms and Daughters with ADHD
Nov
19
2:30 PM14:30

Moms and Daughters with ADHD

  • The Movement Exchange 545 Pawtucket Ave, Pawtucket, RI 02860 (map)
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Group therapist: Stacy Donn Cristo, LMHC
Time: Saturdays, from 2:30pm - 4pm.

This is a four week group to bring together mom's and daughter's with ADHD. A formal diagnosis is not necessary, however, if you and/or your daughter are living with ADHD then this is the group for you! I will be co-hosting this group with my daughter as an ADHD duo! We will be building community, having fun and getting to know what this means for us as unique individuals and what it means for us as a mom and daughter duo (or trio, etc). This is also an opportunity to share what's worked and what hasn't worked, gain support and build sense of camaraderie. This group is appropriate for daughters ages 7 and up. Learn more →

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