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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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)

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)

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.