Fall 2018 Groups

The following groups are available for enrolled SFSU students. Sign up is required for all groups, so please call (415) 338-2208 or stop by SSB 205. Please see below for registration information. (Note: Information is regularly updated as new information may be provided.)

Support Groups

My Self-Empowerment

Join a safe and non-judgmental group to develop self-awareness, enhance feelings of self-worth, and empower our own selves.

This group has completed for Fall 2018.

Facilitator: Leslie J. Shin, LMFT

Dates/Times: Tuesdays from 3:15 - 4:45 PM

Location: Student Services Building, Room 205

Starting: Series 1: September 18, 2018 and Series 2: October 30, 2018

For more information, please call: (415) 338-2208

Understanding Self and Others

Practice new ways of relating to others, gain better understanding of yourself, share personal experiences, express fears or worries, and receive support and feedback.

This group has completed for Fall 2018.

Facilitator: David Vengel, Psy.D

Dates/Times: Mondays from 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM

Location: Student Services Building, Room 205

Starting: September 17, 2018

For more information, please call: (415) 338-2208

DRC Discussion

Join a supportive discussion on navigating SFSU as an AB 540 and/or Undocumented student.

This group has completed for Fall 2018.

Facilitator: Yolanda Gamboa, PhD
Co-Facilitator: Norma Salcedo, Dream Resource Center Coordinator

Dates/Times: Thursdays from 12:30 - 2:00 PM

Location: Student Services Building, Room 205

Starting: September 20, 2018

For more information, please call: (415) 338-2208

The Happiness Project: Experiential Skill-Building to Move Beyond Depression

Don't let your mind play tricks on you! Learn new skills to work through depression in a relaxed, supportive environment.

This group has completed for Fall 2018.

Facilitator: Lightfoot Wilhite, LCSW

Dates/Times: Wednesdays from 4:15 - 5:45 PM

Location: Student Services Building, Room 205

Starting: October 10, 2018

For more information, please call: (415) 338-2208

Trauma Recovery Group

Experience the healing power of EMDR therapy conducted in a safe group format for self-identified women.

This group has completed for Fall 2018.

Facilitator: Karla Castillo, MFT and Catherine Jolly, MFT

Dates/Times: Friday, September 28 from 9:15 - 11:00 AM and Friday, October 12 from 9:15 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Student Services Building, Room 205

Starting: Check specific dates above.

For more information, please call: (415) 338-2208

Skill-Building Workshops

Self Care on the Spot (SOS)

Learn to improve your emotional well-being, reduce stress, and practice self-care. (1 session workshop)

Note: This is not a continuous workshop. If you sign up for this workshop, you are signing up for only one session.

Facilitator: Various Counseling & Psychological Services clinicians.

Dates/Times: Mondays from 3:15 - 4:45 PM and Thursdays from 10:15 - 11:45 AM

Location: Student Services Building, Room 205

Starting: September 17, 2018

For more information, please call: (415) 338-2208

Mindfulness-Based Anxiety Management

Practice helpful coping skills for managing anxiety. (1 session workshop)

This workshop has completed for Fall 2018.

Note: This is not a continuous workshop. If you sign up for this workshop, you are signing up for only one session.

Facilitator: Taghi Amjadi, PhD, MFT

Dates/Times: Tuesdays from 5:15 - 6:45 PM

Location: Student Services Building, Room 205

Starting: September 25, 2018

For more information, please call: (415) 338-2208

Alcohol and Cannabis Psychoeducation

Make informed decisions abouyt your alcohol and cannabis use. (2 sessions)

This workshop has completed for Fall 2018.

Facilitator: Karla Castillo, MFT

Dates/Times: Fridays from 9:15 - 11:00 AM

Series 1: October 11 & October 18 (Thursdays from 10 AM - 12 PM)

Series 2: October 26 & November 2

Series 3: November 16 & November 30

Location: Student Services Building, Room 205

Starting: Check specific dates above.

For more information, please call: (415) 338-2208

All groups will be held at an accessible location. Please let us know in advance if you require additional accommodations.