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people in group therapy programWhen you enter addiction treatment, there are many different types of therapy used to help you recover. Why are they used? How do they contribute to your recovery? Call 424.465.5182 to learn more about group therapy, what it entails, and the other addiction therapy services we offer. 

What is a Group Therapy Program For Addiction?

Group therapy is a form of group counseling that focuses on recovery from addiction. It offers group members the opportunity to share their experiences and challenges with each other in a safe, non-judgmental setting. Group members provide support for one another as they work through their issues together. Each group member is encouraged to participate and offer insight, feedback, and ideas that can benefit the entire group.

Group therapy programs for addiction typically meet once or twice a week in various locations throughout Santa Monica. The duration of each session may vary depending on the type of group therapy program chosen. Group members are expected to attend all sessions as it is an important part of the recovery process.

Group therapy for addiction is often used alongside individual therapy and other treatments such as medications. This group approach helps people to address their individual issues while also learning from the experiences of others in group sessions. 

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What Happens in Group Therapy?

Group therapy sessions usually take place in group settings, such as group homes or clinics. During the group session, members will discuss issues related to their addiction and recovery. The group leader will help guide the discussion and ensure that everyone has a chance to speak.

Group therapy for addiction is focused on helping people identify patterns of behavior associated with their addiction, as well as develop healthy coping mechanisms to manage cravings and triggers. It also helps group members learn how to be supportive of one another and build up trust. 

What Benefits Does Group Therapy Provide?

Group therapy helps individuals in recovery to gain insight into their own behavior and the behavior of others. It allows group members to work through issues collectively, building skills such as empathy, communication, problem-solving, and conflict resolution. It also provides a sense of belonging for group members which is often critical for those in early stages of recovery.

Group therapy provides group members with the opportunity to learn from one another and develop a stronger support system. Participants are able to get honest feedback from their peers, which can help them gain insight into their own struggles.

Group therapy is an important part of any comprehensive group counseling program for addiction. It offers group members the unique chance to share experiences and make gains in their recovery journey. Ultimately, group therapy helps individuals to create a positive and productive environment in which they can better manage challenging situations that arise during recovery.

Group Therapy Programs at The Canyon

The Canyon at Santa Monica offers group therapy programs for individuals struggling with addiction. Our group counseling program is designed to help our clients gain insight into their own behaviors and develop healthier coping mechanisms to deal with triggers related to substance use.

Our group therapy sessions focus on helping our clients identify patterns of behavior associated with their addiction and work together to build a stronger support system. We also provide individual counseling and other treatments such as medications, holistic therapies, and experiential activities to ensure our clients receive the best possible care.

Our goal at The Canyon is to help our clients create a positive environment that supports their recovery journey. To learn more about our group therapy program or inquire about admission, please contact us today at 424.465.5182. We look forward to helping you on your journey to recovery.