Working with a group as a whole

Learn to be an Effective Group Leader - 

A therapy group is a living system and as such goes through a developmental process in order to achieve a state of mature functioning. Part of the therapist’s job is to attend to and assist in that development so that the group is structured as an effective therapeutic tool to promote the growth of its members. This workshop will consist of theory and group experience in order to learn how to achieve a high level of group cohesion and effectiveness.

Learning Objectives

Participants will be able to:

    • List the different types of therapy groups
    • Describe the value of the group as a whole perspective
    • Give examples of group as a whole interventions
    • State the different stages of group development
    • Discuss how group norms are developed
    • Identify early issues that emerge in group work and how they are resolved
    • List the different roles that emerge in the group 
    • Describe the different stages of group imago adjustment that occur

DATES:          July 26 - 27, 2024

TIMES:  9:00am - 5:00pm daily

FACULTY:  Vann Joines, Ph.D. 

TUITION:    $390 ($100 deposit) 

LEVEL:            Beginner and Intermediate                                                 


*For an outline of the program schedule, visit or call (919) 929-1171.

July 26th, 2024 9:00 AM to July 27th, 2024 5:00 PM
United States
Event Fee(s)
Registration $390.00
Deposit $100.00