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.

The New Normal

An online support group focused on anxiety, depression, isolation, and more, especially as they relate to current events. Led by our master-level interns, our online therapy groups allow clients to find healing and share their experiences from the safety of their homes. JFS will host 6 sessions via video conference (Zoom) on Wednesday evenings from 5:00 to 6:30 pm, August 26th to September 30th. $50 for all 6 sessions. To register, email, or call (504) 831-8475.

Grief Support Group (Finding Meaning: Life After Loss)

A therapeutic group for those experiencing grief where participants will learn coping skills, receive supportive group counseling, and explore the process of making meaning of loss. 6 sessions will be held via telehealth on Wednesdays, from October 7th –November 11th, 2020 from 5:00 pm-6:30 pm. The 6 sessions and a brief consultation is $50. For questions and registration contact: Colin Foret,, (504)831.847

Caregiver Support Group

A support group for family members, partners, and other caregivers to explore the stresses, challenges, and rewards of caregiving.  6 sessions will be held at Jewish Family Service (3300 W. Esplanade Ave. S., Suite. 603) on Wednesdays, from March 4th – April 8th, 2020 from 4:30 pm-6:00 pm. The 6 sessions and a brief consultation are $40. For questions and registration contact: Erin Wright,, 504.831.8475, ext. 13

Girl Power

Ages 11-13 will be Wednesdays, October 16- November 20, 2019 4:30-6:00 pm

Ages 8-10 will be Thursdays, October 3-November 7, 2019 5:00-6:30 pm

Cost: $99 for six sessions and initial assessment

Description: Girl power is a 6-week therapeutic group that promotes self-esteem, social skills, confidence, and stress reduction in girls ages 8-12.

Contact information: Please contact Claire Kohne by phone or email: 504-831-8475,

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