Anxiety Therapy Group
The Counseling Services Anxiety Therapy Group will
promote the essential social and interpersonal adaptive skills to create
successful change in students impaired by disabling anxiety symptoms. This
involves the development of new ways to cope with negative thoughts. Join
with other students to process and heal from anxiety and anxiety-related
disturbances and learn new and healthy coping skills. The focus will be on
helping participants respond more competently when they experience symptoms of
anxiety and depression. This group will
help participants uncover and resolve their individual set of beliefs
(attitudes, expectations and personal rules) that frequently lead to emotional
For more information, email: Dr. Kwabena Sankofa or call: 803/323-2206.
LGBTQ Therapy Group
A therapist led support group focused on building a healthy LGBTQ community
at WU! This group aims to Provide Support, Address Past Traumas, Build
Resilience, Create Boundaries, and help you Learn to Love the Amazing Person
that You Are. Group meets Mondays at 6:30 in Owens 108.
For more information, email: Courtney Leak or call: 803/323/2206.
Winthrop College of
Resilience: The Magic of Inner Strength
Potter themed 8 week course on personal resilience that uses themes from the
books and films to emphasize various components of inner strength. The
course is structured as a closed psycho-educational group experience.
anticipated start date for the group is Spring 2016 and will run for 8 consecutive
weeks. Time and location TBD.
all Winthrop students and facilitated by Winthrop counseling staff.
The group will address such topics
as building relationships, facing crises, change, decisive action, self-worth,
and self-care. We will also tap into student creativity and visual
integration by incorporating poignant crafts into sessions.
For more information, email: Courtney
Leak or call: 803/323/2206.