October 30, 2013

Group Classes


11:00-12:00pm S.E.L.F. (Led by Susan Scott)

Safety, Emotions, Loss, and Future (SELF) represent the four fundamental domains of disruption that occur in a person who has experienced trauma’s life. This group will help you think differently about your problems; develop pattern recognition for the ways in which your present problems related to past experiences; and help provide a roadmap for the process of recovery.

12:00-1:00pm    Parenting (Led by Mom & Dad Project)

This group covers a broad range of topics, including: parenting skills, understanding temperament, communicating with your kids, the dynamics of discipline, instilling self-esteem, teaching children values, etc.


9:00-10:30           Healing from Trauma (Led by Tonya Lewis, MFTI)

Learning new ways to live as you recover from the impact of violence. *By referral only, please see a counselor/advocate for referral to attend this group.

10:45- 12:00         Windows Between Words (Led by Maria Negrete)

This group class uses art as a therapeutic healing tool.  Art empowers survivors to transform how they view themselves, allowing them to see past the abusive messages they learned from their batterers and rebuild their self-confidence.



3:30-5:00         Love without Violence — **Spanish speakers only** (Led by Maritza Torres)

Open 12 sessions. Psychoeducational group. These sessions will provide an overview of Domestic Violence and Trauma. The purpose of the group is to help alleviate symptoms of PTSD, depression and gain positive self-esteem.


Viernes 3:30-5:00        Amor sin Violencia (Maritza Torres)

Abierto 12 sesiones. Grupo psicoeducativo. Estas sesiones proveerán una visión general de Violencia Domestica y Trauma. El propósito de este grupo es ayudar a aliviar los síntomas de PTSD, depresión y adquirir autoestima positivo.