Many clients worry that they alone have frightening or unacceptable thoughts, concerns, and problems.
While we are all independently unique, none of us is alone in our struggles.
Issues that arise for individuals in group counseling sessions simulate what is occurring in their daily lives.
The value of group sessions lies in its ability to allow individual group members to recreate social aspects of his or her life in a way that is difficult to achieve in individual sessions. The group becomes a place where its members can address difficult situations in a safe, caring and confidential environment.
The work of giving feedback is divided between the provider and the other group members. Members are encouraged to turn to each other for support, feedback, and connection.