How Group Therapy Programs Work
Group therapy is not the same as addiction support groups such as a 12-step program. Both involve the engagement of a group and peer support, but other than that, they are distinct from one another. One main difference is that group therapy always has a psychotherapist or mental health counselor guiding the sessions.
Because it is done in a group setting, group therapy enhances a feeling of connectedness among the members, so people do not feel alone. Empathy, accountability, and support are all part of the work done in this kind of therapy.
Many aspects are unique to group therapy or enhanced by a group model. A few are listed below:
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Group Counseling Options
Therapists who lead therapy groups have a range of stylistic options they can choose from. Which one is used may have to do with who is in each group, the therapist’s philosophy or training, or other factors.
Three common group therapy program options are listed here:
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