Groups

All groups are open to all Brown undergraduate, graduate, and medical students.

BACK AT BROWN
Support group for students returning from a medical or personal leave.
Starting: September 15th, 2016
Meets: Thursdays, 12-1pm. Lunch Provided.
Location: CAPS Conference Room, JWW, 5th floor
RSVP with: Linda Welsh, PhD

BUILD YOUR SOCIAL CONFIDENCE
Skills building group to lessen anxiety brought on by social situations.        Starting: September 19th, 2016
Meets: Mondays, 2-3:30 pm. Snacks Provided.
Location: CAPS Conference Room, JWW, 5th floor
RSVP with: Bita Shooshani, LMHC

ADHD/ADD SUPPORT GROUP
This group is cosponsored by SEAS and CAPS.
Starting: September 22nd, 2016
Meets: Thursdays, 12-1pm. Lunch Provided.
Location: Chaplain's Memorial Room, JWW, 4th floor
RSVP with: Erin Lane-Aaronian, PsyD or Stephanie Vece

GENERALIZED ANXIETY TREATMENT/SUPPORT GROUP                  This six week group addressing symptoms of generalized anxiety will focus on cognitive behavioral approaches to reducing symptoms such as chronic worry, perfectionism, racing thoughts, self-criticism, and nervous tension.                                                                                                                                Starting: September 19th, 2016
Meets: Mondays, 12-1pm. Refreshments provided.
Location: CAPS Conference Room, JWW, 5th floor
RSVP with: Aleta Johnson, LICSW (401) 863-3476

HEALTH SUPPORT AT BROWN
Support group for students with chronic health & pain issues.
Starting: September 21st, 2016
Meets: Wednesdays, 2-3pm. Snacks Provided.
Location: Memorial Room, Robert's Campus Center, 2nd Floor
RSVP with: Heather Wong-Bailey, PhD or Laurie Anderson, NP

SUPPORT FOR NON-BINARY, GENDERQUEER, AND TRANS IDENTIFYING STUDENTS
This group is designed to be a safe space to talk, explore, support, challenge, and just be present in your gender identity without having to explain/educate/fear judgment. Often people who are questioning or exploring their gender identity can experience stress, anxiety, isolation - as well as excitement, curiosity, and empowerment. This group will be a place to express yourself at present and to connect with others in the spirit of openness and connection.
Starting: September 20th, 2016
Meets: Tuesdays, 12-1pm
Location: Sarah Doyle, room TBD
RSVP with: Laura Sobik, PhD

DEPRESSION AND BIPOLAR GROUP
Starting: September 23rd, 2016
Meets: Fridays, 12-1pm. Lunch Provided.
Location: CAPS Conference Room, JWW, 5th floor
RSVP with: Nikole Barnes, LCSW and Kate Stewart, PhD