Group therapy is widely accepted as an effective mode of treatment for a range of mental health issues. This style of therapy focuses on interpersonal interactions, in order to utilise the dynamics of the relationship between group members as part of the therapeutic process. Group members are chosen according to those who might benefit from such a style of therapy and those who may have a useful influence on other members in the group. Group therapists employ a range of skills and strategies to manage the group and to ensure the best outcomes.
This course will assist you in gaining a comprehensive understanding of group therapy including the processes and procedures including strategies and interventions.