Daring Way Group: (based on the research of Brene Brown) This group fosters communication and relationship skills and self-worth. It is ideal for adults new to Los Angeles who do not yet have a community, people who are newly divorced or single, or who have identified a pattern of problems with healthy relationships. It is co-ed for men and women and has strong teaching/writing/skills development components. There is a short video (3-5 minutes) shown in every group, and handouts and home therapy is required. There will be some facilitated group discussions, but this group is more of a classroom type of environment. Taking place: Mondays, 4:30-6pm. 10-12 week commitment. Location: 2001 Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 860, Santa Monica, CA 90404, with Korina Jochim, MFT.
Men’s Support Group: A Process Group for men who want support - and to support others - to find emotional balance especially in times of stress - whether it is due to financial, relational, work, physical challenges, or changes in one’s life. Members will also be supported to discover and connect with what is meaningful in one’s life, as well as to connect with and maintain a sense of self-worth and possibility in one’s life. Additionally we are supporting each other to take positive actions in between sessions. Taking place: every other week on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month, 2 pm – 3:30 pm. Location: 2001 Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 860, Santa Monica, CA 90404, with William (Ze’ev) Korn, LCSW.
Learn to Thrive Group: Focusing on skills to reduce symptoms of anxiety and depression and learn alternative and healthier approaches for day-to-day problems. Taking place: Wednesdays 5:15-6:45pm, weekly- ongoing. Location: 11303 Washington Blvd, Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90066, with Sharon Bina, MFT.
Good Morning Support: Anxiety/Depression Group: Focusing on coping strategies for anxiety, depression or other stressors. Taking place: Thursdays, 7:00-8:30am, weekly- ongoing. Location: 2001 Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 860, Santa Monica, CA 90404, with Marc Lynn, MFT.
Aging with Meaning: A 60+ Process Group focused on helping older adults manage emotions, find new sources of enjoyment and meaning, build new support systems, and grow and learn in a safe, supportive environment. Taking place: 1st and 3rd Thursdays of the month, 11:30am-1:00pm, ongoing. Location: 2001 Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 860, Santa Monica, CA 90404, with William (Ze’ev) Korn, LCSW.
60+ Process Group: Helping older adults manage emotions, find new sources of enjoyment and meaning, and build new support systems. Typical topics include transitioning to retirement; making new friends; pursuing new interests; coping with grief and loss; dealing with the stress of being a caregiver; and, most importantly--achieving your highest potential at any age. Taking place: Every other Thursday, 2:30-4pm. Location: 200 Medical Plaza, Suite 420, Los Angeles, CA 90095 (Westwood), with, Peter Galvin, LCSW.
“Smart but Scattered” Teen Group: Helping teens (13-18y/o) organize themselves, improve executive functioning for those who struggle with ADD/ADHD, regulate intense emotions and build self-compassion. Weekly--ongoing, 5:00-6:30pm. Location: 11318 National Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90064, with Sharon Bina, MFT.
Please note, a valid appointment would need to be scheduled for participation in any of the above groups. Please call the office at 310-301-7396 for questions or requests regarding scheduling.