University of Maryland Counseling Center

Groups and Workshops

You can gain strength to deal with your concerns by getting together with other people who share similar problems, interests, and goals. Each semester, the Counseling Center offers weekly support groups addressing a variety of topics, such as career exploration, dissertation support, procrastination prevention, and stress management. Recent group offerings have included, "Circle of Sisters," a support group for black women, and"My Body My Self" which addresses problems of body image and eating. Also offered are growth groups (for interpersonal learning experiences), therapy groups (available through an Intake session), and academic skills workshops. Call 301-314-7651.