Group Therapy & Support Groups

for Children & Families

In addition to our outpatient services, CarePlus offers a variety of group therapy – support groups and therapeutic group sessions – that enhance the mental and physical well-being of children, teens, and parents who are struggling with social, behavioral, and mental health challenges. Consider it a safe, stigma-free place to go to heal mind and body…and just feel better…together. To find out more, contact us at 201-265-8200 ext 5210 or click here.

  • ALLIES

    CarePlus presents ALLIES (Acceptance, Life, Leadership, Identity, Education and Support), a LGBTQ wellness and support group for youth age 13 through 18.

    13-18 year olds

    Wednesdays, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    610 Valley Health Plaza, Paramus, NJ

    Have questions? Call Gabriella Urato, LCSW at 201-797-2660 x5210 for more information and scheduling.

  • Anger Management

    The CarePlus Anger Management group is a program for youth who show difficulty with anger and engage in delinquent or impulsive behaviors.

  • Freedom From Anxiety

    Freedom From Anxiety is an intervention group for youth struggling with anxiety symptoms. This group is an interactive treatment program that addresses anxiety in youth and teaches healthy coping strategies to manage their thoughts and feelings in a positive way.

    10-13 year olds

    Wednesdays, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
    610 Valley Health Plaza, Paramus, NJ

    April 25, 2018 - June 13, 2018

    October 17, 2018 - December 12, 2018

    14-17 year olds

    Wednesdays, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
    610 Valley Health Plaza, Paramus, NJ

    April 25, 2018 - June 13, 2018

    October 17, 2018 - December 12, 2018

  • Parenting with Common Sense

    The CarePlus parenting education group features the evidence-based Common Sense Parenting® model. Through an interactive, skill-based approach, parents learn practical and effective parenting methods to address issues of communication, discipline, decision-making, relationships, self-control, and school success.

    English

    Mondays, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    17-07 Romaine Street, Fair Lawn, NJ

    Spanish

    Fridays, 10:00am - 12:00pm
    17-07 Romaine Street, Fair Lawn, NJ

  • Social Skills

    Social Skills is a skill-building program for children and adolescents aged 7 to 17 that develops the skills needed to facilitate relationships and improve communication with others. A recommended bi-weekly Parent Support Group runs simultaneously with the program.

    7-9 year olds

    Thursdays, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
    17-07 Romaine Street, Fair Lawn, NJ

    January 11, 2018 - March 15, 2018

    April 19, 2018 - June 21, 2018

    October 4, 2018 - December 6, 2018

    Have questions? Please contact Jennifer Loaiza at 201-797-2660 ext. 5286.

    14-17 year olds

    Wednesday, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
    17-07 Romaine Street, Fair Lawn, NJ

    January 17, 2018 - March 21, 2018

    Have questions? Please contact Jennifer Loaiza at 201-797-2660 ext. 5286.

    10-13

    Thursdays, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
    17-07 Romaine Street, Fair Lawn, NJ

    January 11, 2018 - March 15, 2018

    April 19, 2018 - June 21, 2018

    October 4, 2018 - December 6, 2018

    Have questions? Please contact Jennifer Loaiza at 201-797-2660 ext. 5286.

  • Toolbox for Wellness

    A 10-week therapeutic group for teenage boys and girls that follows a Cognitive Behavioral Therapy model—an evidence-based treatment modality which helps youth examine their attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors.

    13-17 year olds

    Tuesdays from 5:30pm - 6:30pm
    610 Valley Health Plaza, Paramus, NJ 07652

    April 24, 2018 - June 26, 2018

    October 9, 2018 - December 11, 2018

    Have questions? Please contact our admissions department at 201-986-5000.