GROUP TREATMENT AT DASC
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
All groups include the core components of Mindfulness, Interpersonal Effectiveness, Distress Tolerance, Emotional Regulation, and Walking the Middle Path. Intended for people who are currently in individual therapy.
Adult skills groups with 6-8 week modules
Wednesdays 4:00 – 5:30 pm
Contact: Kerry Curran, LCSW
Wednesdays 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Fridays 4:30 – 6:00 pm
Mondays 11:00 -12:30 pm
Teen skills group with 6-8 week modules
Mondays from 4:30 – 6:30 pm
Embracing Your Body
Description: Treatment group that utilizes cognitive behavioral therapies (CBT, DBT, ACT) to provide additional support in eating disorder recovery.
Mondays from 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Values and Committed Action in Eating Disorder Recovery
Description: Treatment group that utilizes ACT to support individuals in engaging in meaningful, valuable activities. This groups supports individuals with eating disorders in identifying barriers and taking action.
Wednesdays 5:00 – 6:00 pm
Contact: Katie Lenahan, LCPC
Mindful Yoga and Body Movement Group
The first Monday of each month from 6:00 – 7:30 pm
The 3rd floor of our Lakeview location at the Chicago Yoga Center, 3047 N. Lincoln Ave #320, Chicago 60657
Exposure Treatment Group
Description: Exposure-based treatment group for individuals currently in exposure-based treatment for anxiety, providing additional structured exposure practice.
Thursdays 4:00 – 5:30 pm
Contact: Lauren Neaman, Psy.D.
OCD Support Group
Description: Support group for people with OCD, families, and other supporters.
1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month is a support group for individuals with OCD needing skills work.
2nd and 4th Tuesdays have topical talks with OCD experts from the community
Tuesdays 7:00 – 8:30 pm
Contact: Becky Martin, LPC
*Please contact group leader via phone or email for building access code and directions prior to attending group
Social Anxiety Group
Description: Treatment group where participants will learn skills in the areas of CBT, exposure, mindfulness, and ACT. 12-week session.
Mondays 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Thursdays 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Contact: Lauren Neaman, Psy.D., ACT
In addition to the above groups, DASC now offers a stepping stone for individuals looking for a seamless transition from residential, partial hospitalization, and intensive outpatient programs as they return to their daily lives. It also is intended to support individuals who may benefit from more intensive services than weekly therapy.
Mondays-Thursdays 4:00 – 8:00pm, Fridays 4:00 – 6:00pm
Flourish Groups Include:
- DBT Skills Groups
- Intro to DBT Group
- Intro to CBT Group
- Exposure Group
- Mindfulness Group
- Cope Ahead Group
For more information on Flourish, click this link.