Jacob’s Groups

Vitality and Belonging Group

The Vitality and Belonging Group is a weekly, ongoing, process-oriented psychotherapy group for people who want to improve their relationships, change dysfunctional behavior, and increase self-awareness. The focus is on expressing thoughts and feelings that members have towards and about each other. This invites honesty, risk-taking and intimacy. In Group, members reenact and experiment with the patterns that cause them distress and undermine relationships. Group attracts people who value authenticity and courage. Members can delve into sexuality, aggression, conflict and connection. They can adventure together in a symbolic space. They learn who they are and who they can become.

Thursdays, 7:30-9pm, Highland Park, NJ

Connection and Empowerment Group for Young Adults

A weekly process group for struggling 18-25 year olds of all genders to give and receive constructive feedback, develop healthier relationship skills, cultivate responsibility, gain a sense of purpose and become more financially stable.

Wednesdays 10-11:30am, Highland Park, NJ

Training Group for Therapists

…in which therapists meet regularly to become wiser, more powerful and more free. This experience offers everything in the Vitality and Belonging group, in addition to an opportunity for supervision, training, personal and professional development. Members cultivate their capacity to tolerate uncomfortable feelings and skillfully work with transference, counter-transference and projection. Additional benefits include greater self-understanding, ability to create and sustain intimacy, boundary-setting, assertiveness, support, a sense of community and inspiration. 

Mondays 2-3:30pm near Herald Square, NYC