Upcoming Groups

 

group_therapy_room.jpgGroup Offerings at Shepherd's Counseling Services

All groups are led by licensed therapists who specialize in the treatment of adult survivors. New groups form continuously at Shepherd's.

Email Brook Avidon, Clinical Coordinator, for more information, or call her at (206) 323-7131.

 

Women's Groups

Therapy groups for women who have experienced sexual abuse in childhood are 21-week closed therapy groups led by female therapists who specialize in the treatment of survivors of sexual abuse.

Group offers survivors the opportunity to form relationships with other women survivors and to tell their story in the safety of the group. This experience provides a very significant growth step for survivors.

Cost $45 per session. Insurance eligible and sliding fee scale available based on financial need.

Contact: Brook Avidon, Clinical Coordinator, (206) 323-7131.

Men's Groups

Therapy groups for men who have experienced sexual abuse in childhood are therapy groups led by therapists experienced in leading groups and dealing with abuse issues. Groups are closed process groups which add new members after 21-weeks.

Shepherd's also offers a closed, on-going men's group with breaks on a quarterly basis at which time new group members may be added as space permits.

Men's group often provides the next step in understanding the healing process and provides the opportunity to share with and learn from other survivors.

Cost $45 per session. Insurance eligible and sliding fee scale available based on financial need.

Contact: Brook Avidon, Clinical Coordinator, (206) 323-7131.

Partner Support Groups

The Partner Support group is a mixed gender group offering partners of sexual abuse survivors an opportunity to meet others who are dealing with relationships that are stressed by CSA issues. The format of the group includes sharing time, an educational component and time to ask questions, all in a supportive space.

The partner support group meets weekly in the evening in 8-week cycles. Members can continue on to the next cycle and new members can join the group at the 8-week break. Your partner need not be a client at Shepherd’s to join this group.

Cost: $35 per session.

Contact: Brook Avidon, Clinical Coordinator, (206) 323-7131.