Upcoming Group Sessions and Family Events


2018 Group Session Series

BLENDED FAMILY? COULD THIS BE ANY MORE DIFFICULT?

For divorced/never married parents who have remarried or are living with a significant other 
6/27/2018 through 8/8/2018
Wednesdays 6:30 – 8:00 PM

(No session held on 7/4/18)

Define your vision of a healthy blended family. Identify roles and boundaries of each family member including extended family members. Develop communication strategies between co-parents and children. Clarify expectations of raising children with former partners including discipline and structure, decision-making, control and realistic expectations.

WHAT IS POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER? DO I HAVE IT?

9/5/2018 through 10/10/2018
Wednesdays 6:30 – 8:00 PM

Develop a full and accurate understanding of the physical and emotional responses that are characteristic of PTSD. Learn the tools and practice the skills necessary to help you maintain control at all times. Learn, practice and instill coping skills through the use of Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT) and Eye-Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing Therapy (EMDR) as a necessary part of your mental health recovery. Learn how to fully integrate back into the family, community and life. Note that a brief screening assessment will be administered to determine suitability for this group.

ARE YOU CODEPENDENT OR KNOW SOMEONE WHO IS?

11/7/2018 through 12/19/2018
Wednesdays 6:30 – 8:00 PM

(No session held on 11/21/18)

Share a comprehensive definition of codependency. Assess personal feelings and behaviors by completing a Codependency Assessment. Explore etiology of codependency in your/others’ lives. Understand how codependency impacts all of our relationships and life choices. Define goals in order to enjoy the rewards of a more healthy and functional life.

2018 Family Events

 

ADDICTION/SUBSTANCE ABUSE FAMILY PROGRAM*

The purpose of this two-day program is to understand the role that the brain plays in addiction and recovery; learn why addiction is a family disease; identify attitudes and behaviors that act as cross-addiction, and understand that addiction is out of family members’ control. Scheduled the first weekend every other month.

    • May 5 and 6, Friday & Saturday
    • July 7 and 8, Friday & Saturday
    • September 1 and 2, Friday & Saturday
    • November 3 and 4, Friday & Saturday

MENTAL HEALTH FAMILY PROGRAM*

The purpose of this two-day program is to understand the role that the brain plays in mental health and recovery; learn why mental health is a family issue, and understand how to manage the impact of mental health symptoms on the entire family. Scheduled the first weekend every other month.

    • June 2 and 3, Friday & Saturday
    • August 4 and 5, Friday & Saturday
    • October 6 and 7, Friday & Saturday
    • December 1 and 2, Friday & Saturday

FAMILY PROGRAM FEES

$500 for 16 hours of programming/$450 for early bird discount (paid in full 21 days prior to start of the program). Most insurances accepted.

All programs to be held at the office of The Family Psychologist, 430 26th St. WPB, FL 33407 (561) 701-3159 unless otherwise indicated.

* other dates can be scheduled upon request & availability of presenter

2019 Group Session Series

EMOTIONAL BOUNDARIES?

1/9/2019 through 2/13/2019
Wednesdays 6:30 – 8:00 PM

Increase your understanding of emotional boundaries. Understand your role in your relationship with loved ones. Increase your own emotional self-awareness and trust-building behavior. Identify and reduce destructive behavior within the family. Outline a vision of a healthy relationship based on the components of a functional family.

HAS HE OR SHE BETRAYED YOUR TRUST? WHAT IS COMMITMENT ANYWAY?

For Heterosexual Couples
3/6/2019 through 4/17/2019
Wednesdays 6:30 – 8:00 PM

(No session held on 3/20/18)

For Gay Couples
3/4/2019 through 4/15/19
Mondays 6:30 – 8:00 PM

(No session held on 3/18/18)

Complete the Couples Intake Questionnaire that helps each person better understand their own feelings about love, communication, anger, expectations of a relationship and conflict. Obtain validation, understanding and acceptance of one another’s feelings toward their partner. Increase your own emotional self-awareness and trust-building behavior. Reduce destructive behavior and define a vision for a healthy relationship.


Group Session Fees

$360 for 9 hours of programming/$300 if paid in full by the first evening (pay for 5, attend one session for no charge). Most insurances accepted.

All sessions to be held at the office of The Family Psychologist, 430 26th St. WPB, FL 33407 (561) 701-3159 unless otherwise indicated.


2018 - 2019 Group Session Series

Call 561-701-3159 or enroll online at www.TheFamilyPsych.com
All Sessions held on Wednesdays from 6:30-8:00 PM
Dr. Lee Ann Lehman, The Family Psychologist
430 26th Street
West Palm Beach FL 33407, Old Historic Northwood District