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Evening Young Adult Social Anxiety Groups Summer 2019

Group Therapy Program for Young Adults with Social Anxiety

The Columbia University Clinic for Anxiety and Related Disorders (CUCARD) is offering summer groups for young adults (ages 18-28) with anxiety.

Groups will meet one evening per week (for 90 minutes) and will run for 10-12 weeks.

 

CBGT is a goal-directed and semi-structured therapy. The groups involve:

· Education about the nature of anxiety and cognitive behavioral therapy

· Developing individualized treatment goals for each participant

· Building and reinforcing social skills as well as problem solving skills

· Assertiveness training

· Training in identification and challenging of maladaptive thought patterns

· Exposure to personally relevant anxiety-provoking situations and scenarios in a supportive setting

· Assistance with important life transitions

 

Please contact the Intake Coordinator at CUCARD, Alyssa Bernstein, at 212-342-0951