Outpatient Group Therapy in Delray
Group therapy is a great way to deal with many issues in a safe, positive, and supportive setting. By being able to connect with others beyond your individual therapist, group participants often feel less isolated from the world at large. Our group therapy program in Delray Beach, Florida is founded on the basis of the Dialectical Behavior and Cognitive Behavioral models. Therapeutic groups is one way in which we treat depression, anxiety, eating disorders, trauma, codependency and addiction. Group therapy is also an effective tool for enriching and improving the pace and progression of individual therapy and comprehensive outpatient treatment. The members of the outpatient therapy groups typically become bonded, which creates a support system, in turn decreasing the chances of isolation and self-destruction.
Each group at Dr. Raul Rodriguez’s mental health clinic in downtown Delray Beach is facilitated and led by a highly trained mental health professional, typically a licensed counselor or psychologist. Groups are designed to exclusively meet the growing and changing needs of our clients, and we routinely add new groups as our client population and demand changes. Groups are composed with the intent to provide safe and respectful environments that help patients learn, heal, and build connections with other individuals facing similar struggles. Along with our ongoing process and support groups, Dr. Rodriguez offers many intensive group therapy sessions that are aimed at developing specific skills, or reaching specific and tangible goals.
Group Therapy Options in Delray Beach:
- Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
- Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
- Addiction Relapse Prevention Group
- Relationships in Recovery
- Women’s Process Group
- Men’s Process Group
- Codependency Group
- Closed Trauma Group
- Expressive Art Therapy
- Psychodrama Group
- Body Image Group
- Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction Group
- SMART Recovery Meetings
Group therapy is often recommended to be done in conjunction with individual therapy and individual psychiatry, especially if it relates to a certain therapeutic approach or specific mental health diagnosis. For many treatments, such as DBT, group therapy is an essential component of recovery, as they provide a conduit for practicing newly learn coping skills and strategies. Enrollment in our therapeutic groups is selective, as we want to maintain the integrity of each group, but we welcome referrals from other mental health professionals looking for additional support for their clients.
Group therapy at Dr. Rodriguez center in Delray are also an excellent opportunity for prospective patients to try out a certain therapeutic modality before enrolling in one of our more intensive programs, such as our DBT modules, Depression PHP, or Trauma Bloc therapy program. As with our other programming options, we recommend anyone interested in group therapy who is not being referred by another professional first come in for a comprehensive evaluation with Dr. Rodriguez, in order to recommend the groups that are best for you.