Events under 'Counseling Services'
Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Event Name

Date

HAMSA Recovery Group

A therapeutic group that focuses on promoting recovery and helping individuals gain a deeper understanding of its roots, causes and conditions. Through the process of recovery, there is a need to better understand ourselves and how we relate to others. In addition to gaining the support of others, we will explore how to navigate life’s challenges with a specific emphasis on boundary setting and adopting new ways of thinking.

Who: Open to anyone who wants support through his or her own recovery process.

When: Thursdays from 6 - 7 pm

Cost: $35 per session (we have financial assistance for those who qualify)

Where: 4549 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd., Atlanta 30338

Monday, Oct 23, 2017 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Every Week until December 26, 2017

Honoring Your True Self: A Women's Growth Group

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This therapy group is designed to help women develop into their full selves. Led by 2 licensed clinicians, we will explore topics such as interpersonal relationships, self-care, vulnerability, balance, claiming your voice, self -compassion and finding personal meaning in life.
Tuesday, Oct 24, 2017 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Every Week until June 27, 2018

HAMSA Recovery Group

A therapeutic group that focuses on promoting recovery and helping individuals gain a deeper understanding of its roots, causes and conditions. Through the process of recovery, there is a need to better understand ourselves and how we relate to others. In addition to gaining the support of others, we will explore how to navigate life’s challenges with a specific emphasis on boundary setting and adopting new ways of thinking.

Who: Open to anyone who wants support through his or her own recovery process.

When: Thursdays from 6 - 7 pm

Cost: $35 per session (we have financial assistance for those who qualify)

Where: 4549 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd., Atlanta 30338

Monday, Oct 30, 2017 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Every Week until December 26, 2017

Honoring Your True Self: A Women's Growth Group

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This therapy group is designed to help women develop into their full selves. Led by 2 licensed clinicians, we will explore topics such as interpersonal relationships, self-care, vulnerability, balance, claiming your voice, self -compassion and finding personal meaning in life.
Tuesday, Oct 31, 2017 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Every Week until June 27, 2018

General Trauma Training (CEU Credit)

Trauma Training


8:30 am: Registration

9 am: General Trauma Training including the Generational Impact of Trauma

Title: Person-Centered, Trauma Informed training: Evaluating the impact of trauma on those who survive it and their generational counterparts

Irit Felsen, Ph.D., is a clinical psychologist who received her pre-doctoral and post-doctoral training at the Yale Psychiatric Institute of Yale University. She holds a Ph.D. in Psychology from Hamburg University in Germany, as well as an M.A. in Clinical Psychology from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in Israel, and an Honors B.A. in Psychology from Haifa University. Irit has worked in private practice since 1994 and has served as a clinical specialist providing Trauma Intervention for a national network of crisis care. She has also served as a member of the Yale Trauma Study Group in the Genocide Studies Program, as well as on the faculty at Ohel Institute for Professional training in Brooklyn, New York. Currently, Irit is teaching a graduate level psychology course at the Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology at Yeshiva University. Irit has also served as Clinical Specialist and Coordinator of Holocaust Services at Jewish Family Services of MetroWest, and has experience working with Emergency Psychiatric Services and is a State Certified Mental Health Screener.

Goals of Irit’s trauma-training include:

·         Educate professionals about trauma and its effects on those who survive it

·         Address generational impacts of trauma

·         Demonstrate the effects of trauma within oppressed populations

·         Guidance for working with survivors of trauma
Monday, Nov 6, 2017 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
This event does not repeat

HAMSA Recovery Group

A therapeutic group that focuses on promoting recovery and helping individuals gain a deeper understanding of its roots, causes and conditions. Through the process of recovery, there is a need to better understand ourselves and how we relate to others. In addition to gaining the support of others, we will explore how to navigate life’s challenges with a specific emphasis on boundary setting and adopting new ways of thinking.

Who: Open to anyone who wants support through his or her own recovery process.

When: Thursdays from 6 - 7 pm

Cost: $35 per session (we have financial assistance for those who qualify)

Where: 4549 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd., Atlanta 30338

Monday, Nov 6, 2017 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Every Week until December 26, 2017

Honoring Your True Self: A Women's Growth Group

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This therapy group is designed to help women develop into their full selves. Led by 2 licensed clinicians, we will explore topics such as interpersonal relationships, self-care, vulnerability, balance, claiming your voice, self -compassion and finding personal meaning in life.
Tuesday, Nov 7, 2017 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Every Week until June 27, 2018

HAMSA Recovery Group

A therapeutic group that focuses on promoting recovery and helping individuals gain a deeper understanding of its roots, causes and conditions. Through the process of recovery, there is a need to better understand ourselves and how we relate to others. In addition to gaining the support of others, we will explore how to navigate life’s challenges with a specific emphasis on boundary setting and adopting new ways of thinking.

Who: Open to anyone who wants support through his or her own recovery process.

When: Thursdays from 6 - 7 pm

Cost: $35 per session (we have financial assistance for those who qualify)

Where: 4549 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd., Atlanta 30338

Monday, Nov 13, 2017 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Every Week until December 26, 2017

Starting Over Divorce Group

Starting Over is a Divorce Support Group for men and women who are separated or divorced. Issues discussed are legal, communication, letting go, parenting, rejection, dating and adjusting to differences. Meetings are at JFCS the second and last Monday at 6:00-8:00 pm. Helen Kotler, Ph. D, LPC is the facilitator at 4042109571. Cost is $25 per session.

Monday, Nov 13, 2017 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Every Month until December 25, 2017

Honoring Your True Self: A Women's Growth Group

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This therapy group is designed to help women develop into their full selves. Led by 2 licensed clinicians, we will explore topics such as interpersonal relationships, self-care, vulnerability, balance, claiming your voice, self -compassion and finding personal meaning in life.
Tuesday, Nov 14, 2017 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Every Week until June 27, 2018

Caregiver Support Group - Dunwoody

This is an open group for caregivers who are caring for family members. We hope to provide a safe and supportive place for caregivers in similar situations to come together to share stories and resources and to support one another. There is no fee to attend this group. It is requested that first time attendees contact Debbi Dooley before attending the group.

This group meets at the JF&CS Dunwoody office (4549 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd). Directions >
Tuesday, Nov 14, 2017 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Every Month until December 13, 2017

HAMSA Recovery Group

A therapeutic group that focuses on promoting recovery and helping individuals gain a deeper understanding of its roots, causes and conditions. Through the process of recovery, there is a need to better understand ourselves and how we relate to others. In addition to gaining the support of others, we will explore how to navigate life’s challenges with a specific emphasis on boundary setting and adopting new ways of thinking.

Who: Open to anyone who wants support through his or her own recovery process.

When: Thursdays from 6 - 7 pm

Cost: $35 per session (we have financial assistance for those who qualify)

Where: 4549 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd., Atlanta 30338

Monday, Nov 20, 2017 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Every Week until December 26, 2017

Honoring Your True Self: A Women's Growth Group

WomensGroupBanner

This therapy group is designed to help women develop into their full selves. Led by 2 licensed clinicians, we will explore topics such as interpersonal relationships, self-care, vulnerability, balance, claiming your voice, self -compassion and finding personal meaning in life.
Tuesday, Nov 21, 2017 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Every Week until June 27, 2018

HAMSA Recovery Group

A therapeutic group that focuses on promoting recovery and helping individuals gain a deeper understanding of its roots, causes and conditions. Through the process of recovery, there is a need to better understand ourselves and how we relate to others. In addition to gaining the support of others, we will explore how to navigate life’s challenges with a specific emphasis on boundary setting and adopting new ways of thinking.

Who: Open to anyone who wants support through his or her own recovery process.

When: Thursdays from 6 - 7 pm

Cost: $35 per session (we have financial assistance for those who qualify)

Where: 4549 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd., Atlanta 30338

Monday, Nov 27, 2017 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Every Week until December 26, 2017

Honoring Your True Self: A Women's Growth Group

WomensGroupBanner

This therapy group is designed to help women develop into their full selves. Led by 2 licensed clinicians, we will explore topics such as interpersonal relationships, self-care, vulnerability, balance, claiming your voice, self -compassion and finding personal meaning in life.
Tuesday, Nov 28, 2017 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Every Week until June 27, 2018

Spouse Caregiver Group

Free monthly support group for caregiving spouses. The group is free to attend and walk-ins are welcome. First time participants please RSVP to Mandy Kaufman, LCSW at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 770-677-9392.
Thursday, Nov 30, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
This event does not repeat

HAMSA Recovery Group

A therapeutic group that focuses on promoting recovery and helping individuals gain a deeper understanding of its roots, causes and conditions. Through the process of recovery, there is a need to better understand ourselves and how we relate to others. In addition to gaining the support of others, we will explore how to navigate life’s challenges with a specific emphasis on boundary setting and adopting new ways of thinking.

Who: Open to anyone who wants support through his or her own recovery process.

When: Thursdays from 6 - 7 pm

Cost: $35 per session (we have financial assistance for those who qualify)

Where: 4549 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd., Atlanta 30338

Monday, Dec 4, 2017 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Every Week until December 26, 2017

Honoring Your True Self: A Women's Growth Group

WomensGroupBanner

This therapy group is designed to help women develop into their full selves. Led by 2 licensed clinicians, we will explore topics such as interpersonal relationships, self-care, vulnerability, balance, claiming your voice, self -compassion and finding personal meaning in life.
Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Every Week until June 27, 2018

HAMSA Recovery Group

A therapeutic group that focuses on promoting recovery and helping individuals gain a deeper understanding of its roots, causes and conditions. Through the process of recovery, there is a need to better understand ourselves and how we relate to others. In addition to gaining the support of others, we will explore how to navigate life’s challenges with a specific emphasis on boundary setting and adopting new ways of thinking.

Who: Open to anyone who wants support through his or her own recovery process.

When: Thursdays from 6 - 7 pm

Cost: $35 per session (we have financial assistance for those who qualify)

Where: 4549 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd., Atlanta 30338

Monday, Dec 11, 2017 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Every Week until December 26, 2017

Starting Over Divorce Group

Starting Over is a Divorce Support Group for men and women who are separated or divorced. Issues discussed are legal, communication, letting go, parenting, rejection, dating and adjusting to differences. Meetings are at JFCS the second and last Monday at 6:00-8:00 pm. Helen Kotler, Ph. D, LPC is the facilitator at 4042109571. Cost is $25 per session.

Monday, Dec 11, 2017 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Every Month until December 25, 2017

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