The group will be an open Psychotherapy Group for individual women who are in interracial relationships. They can be dating/living together or married. The goal of the group is to provide support to individuals who are dealing with challenges related to dating/being married to someone who is outside of their race. To have a safe space to process and normalize their experiences and provide support to one another. Each session will explore the different areas that have proved to be difficult for interracial couples including: family, friends and general public approval, acceptance and support, differences in cultures/values, raising bi-racial children etc. The group will run every other week for one hour each session. Call 732-432-4265 for more information and to register.
The goal of the group is to provide support to individuals on the spectrum with development and learning through psychoeducation about their diagnoses, role playing of scenarios with group members to improve social skills and practicing strategies to overcome challenges and foster independence. Treatment modalities for the group will include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Modeling, and Prompting amongst others. Each session will have a different topic to focus on including respecting boundaries and personal space, maintaining relationships (romantic, friendships, and family), emotional regulation, behavioral challenges, increasing motivation, support with education, conversation skills, coping strategies, routines and accepting change, in addition to focusing on independence. Each group meets once a month for 1 hour. Call 732-432-4265 for more information and to register.
This will be an open group to assist children who have difficulty in social settings. The goal of the group is to teach youth how to interact appropriately with others their age through instruction, role playing, practice, and feedback. Areas of focus will include initiating and maintaining relationships both in friendships and family, awareness of body language and facial expressions, coping strategies, expressing emotions, problem solving and changes in routine.Treatment modalities for the group will include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Modeling, and Prompting amongst others. The group will take place once per month for an hour per session. Call 732-432-4265 for more information and to register.