Groups

Among the many services offered by JFS, are several therapeutic, psychoeducational, social skills, and support groups designed to help individuals and families cope with various life challenges.

Call (504) 831-8475 to register

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Upcoming Groups:

JUNE 13  – JULY 25, 2017

CAREGIVER SUPPORT
A support group for families, partners, and other caregivers to talk about the stresses, challenges, and rewards of caregiving.

June 13 – July 25
Tuesdays, 4:00pm – 5:30pm /6 sessions  
(skips July 4th)
Price: $50 

Katie Godshall, LCSW
Katie Godshall, LCSW
Email: katie@jfsneworleans.org
Ph: 504-831-8475, ext.169
Jewish Family Service

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JUNE 14  – JULY 19, 2017

PARENTING LGBTQ TEENS
A psychoeducational/support group for parents of LGBTQ teenagers who need help navigating this difficult transition period in their child’s life. Topics include how to show support, signs of depression in teens, and bullying.

June 14 – July 19
Wednesdays, 4:30pm – 6:00pm /6 sessions
Price: $50 

Melanie McClellan
Email: melanie@jfsneworleans.org
Ph: 504-831-8475, ext.180
Jewish Family Service

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JUNE 15  – JULY 20, 2017

GIRL POWER
A self-esteem and social skills group which helps foster positive feelings of self-worth in girls ages 8-13.  Activities are designed to give participants increased self-confidence, skills to deal with stress and anxiety, build positive friendships, communicate feelings, handle peer pressure and bullying, and make positive choices. 

June 15 – July 20
Thursdays, 4:30pm – 6:00pm / 6 sessions
Price: $240 (Income based sliding-fee scale available)

Katie Godshall, LCSW
Email: katie@jfsneworleans.org
Ph: 504-831-8475, ext.169
Jewish Family Service