Creative Coping: A Group for Overwhelmed Teens

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Get your teen the support you both need and want!!

  • Is your teen feeling alone?

  • Is your teen feeling confused and overwhelmed?

  • Are they uncertain how to navigate social relationships?

  • Do they feel like they just don't fit in?

  • Have you tried everything maybe even individual or traditional talk therapy?

  • Is verbal expression challenging for your teen?

Then Creative Coping Skills Group was designed just for them!

In this brief 20 minute video above you will learn the who, what, how, and how much (and why) of this group.  Find out how this group is specifically designed to provide a safe, creative space for self-exploration, expression of feelings, and support to help your teen go from feeling overwhelmed to feeling empowered to create the change you both need and want.


Discover the power of art to create change!!


BENEFITS OF GROUP...

  • Teens will learn how to acknowledge difficult feelings and safely express them so that they no longer feel so overwhelmed.

  • Teens will gain the support of other teens going through similar things so they will no longer feel like they are the only one.

  • Teens will gain access to new knowledge of how to use the creative arts to cope with stress and express themselves so they can feel seen and heard.

  • Teens will walk away each week with a new perspective and new skills to manage stress, anxiety, and difficult emotions so they will no longer feel powerless in life.

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GROUP DETAILS

  • This is an ongoing 90 minute group that meets weekly. Teens begin and end at various times throughout the year. You will receive your official start date after you've completed the Initial Interview Appointment and have been accepted to participate in the group.

  • Middle School Group (age 12-14) meets Mondays from 6:00-7:30pm

  • High School Group (age 15-18) meets Wednesdays at 4:00-5:30pm

  • Cost is $50/week or enroll in the automatic payment option and it drops to $40/week ($160/month for three months)

  • A Full Term of Group is considered 3-months (approximately 12 sessions) though some teens may choose to continue for a full year or longer.

  • Each semester follows natural breaks in school year. Re-enrollment for next semester always open to current members first

  • Includes all art materials used during group

  • Start the process by Filling Out the Form Below to see if group might be right for your teen!

About Jody...

   JODY PITTNER, LPC, ATR-BC    As a Licensed Professional Counselor and Board Certified Art Therapist specializing in teens, I am uniquely qualified to assist your teen in meeting their goals. I have run hundreds of groups and spent countless hours assisting children and adolescents to engage in creative expression to create change.

JODY PITTNER, LPC, ATR-BC

As a Licensed Professional Counselor and Board Certified Art Therapist specializing in teens, I am uniquely qualified to assist your teen in meeting their goals. I have run hundreds of groups and spent countless hours assisting children and adolescents to engage in creative expression to create change.