Group Therapy

Crossroads Family Counseling Center, LLC offers a variety of groups for Preschool kids, Tweens and Adolescents.

 

GIRLS SOCIAL SKILLS GROUP

 

This group will teach girls how to make friends, learn cooperative skills, identify social cues and work on emotional regulation and self-control skills in a fun experiential group using playful techniques to learn new skills.

Ages: 7-8 years old 

When: Mondays 5:30-6:30 p.m

Where: Crossroads Family Counseling Center, LLC

3611 Chain Bridge Rd. Suite C, Fairfax, Virginia 22030

Leader: Sheri Mitschelen, LCSW, PRT/S

Contact: sheri@crossroadsfamilycc.com703-380-9045

Call for a Free 30 min. intake!


 

TWO BOYS Social SKills Groups

Is your child having difficulty at home or school managing their big feelings? Do they struggle with acting out and poor frustration tolerance? A new group is forming at Crossroads targeting emotional regulation, frustration tolerance and learning feelings vocabulary. We will work to learn and practice self-regulation and social skills through reading, drawing, role playing and game playing in a fun environment!

Ages:  5-7 years old and 9-10 years old

When:  Monday or Wednesday after school

Where: Crossroads Family Counseling Center, LLC
3611 Chain Bridge Rd. Suite C, Fairfax, Virginia 22030

Leader: Megan Kipp, LCSW

Contact: Megan@crossroadsfamilycc.com, 571-642-4502

Call for a Free 30 min. intake!


ANXIETY GROUP FOR KIDS

– NEW This Fall
Does your child struggle with what if thinking? Do they have trouble with sleep, peer relationships, stomach aches and school stress? Many elementary age children struggle with anxiety which at times makes it difficult for them to fully enjoy and participate in relationships, activities and school. This group will provide an understanding of “what is anxiety” in order to help children learn to conceptualize feelings, triggers and solutions. Group will work on teaching mindfulness, coping skills and Cognitive-Behavioral techniques in a supportive and fun environment.

Ages:  8-10 Years old

When: Wednesday’s after school

Where: Crossroads Family Counseling Center, LLC
3611 Chain Bridge Rd. Suite C, Fairfax, Virginia 22030

Leader: Megan Kipp, LCSW

Contact: Megan@crossroadsfamilycc.com, 571-642-4502

Call for a Free 30 min. intake!

 


MIDDLE SCHOOL GIRLS SUPPORT GROUP

– New Group Forming now!
This group helps support Middle School girls who are struggling with friendships, school stress and adjustment to Middle School.

This Group will help girls:

  • Make friends
  • Identify feelings
  • Learn skills to manage feelings
  • Coping Skills to manage anxiety and stress
  • Improve self-esteem

Where: Crossroads Family Counseling Center, LLC
3611 Chain Bridge Rd. Suite C, Fairfax, Virginia 22030

When:  TBD

Leader: Grae Worthington, MA, 703-772-3920

Contact: Grae@crossroadfamilycounselingcenter.com

Call for a Free 30 min. intake!


HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS SUPPORT GROUP

– New group forming now!
The goal of this group is to provide a safe environment for girls to receive support on personal difficulties, learn new skills and connect with other teens with similar challenges.

This group will help teens:

  •  identify their feelings
  •  manage their emotions
  •  cope with anxiety and stress=
  •  improve their self esteem.

The group setting and process provides teens with a unique opportunity to develop and practice interpersonal and relationship skills including improved communication, empathy, awareness of self and others, and problem-solving.

When: Thursdays 6:00p.m.-7:00p.m.

Where: Crossroads Family Counseling Center, LLC
3611 Chain Bridge Rd. Suite C, Fairfax, Virginia 22030

Leader: Stephanie Brown, L.C.S.W.

Contact: Stephanie@crossroadsfamilycc.com, 571-289-7649

Call for a Free 30 min. Intake!


 PLAY THERAPY SUPERVISION GROUPS

Play Therapy supervision groups are offered once a month on the first Friday of the month. This is a great group to learn about play therapy and new techniques to use with clients.  During each group a new technique or experiential activity is demonstrated as well as a case presentation.  There is also time left for group members to bring cases they want to discuss or get feedback and support from group members.  This group counts toward supervision for the Registered Play Therapy (RPT and RPT/S) credentials  but group members do not have to be working on those credentials to attend.   For more information contact Sheri@crossroadsfamilycc.com.

Leader: Sheri Mitschelen, LCSW, RPT/S is passionate about play therapy and has been practicing play therapy for over 20 years with children, adolescents, adults, families and groups. She is an Adjunct Professor at Virginia Tech., Marriage and Family Therapy program in Falls Church, VA. teaching a Play Therapy class. She also provides trainings on Play Therapy and is active in the Virginia Association Play Therapy as well as the Northern Virginia Play therapy Association.

Contact: sheri@crossroadsfamilycc.com703-380-9045

Cost: $75.00