Counseling and Psychological Services offers support groups designed to enhance life skills to students or provide special programs. These groups or special programs were often developed in collaboration with student groups, deans, residence advisers, and others.
Please check the current listings below.
Spring 2014 Support Group Information
Please contact group leaders for more information and to schedule an initial group interview, unless otherwise indicated.
Several groups listed below do not yet have a set time. The clinicians leading these groups will be scheduling the group meetings at a time that best accommodates the majority of students who express interest in attending.
Columbia University makes every effort to accommodate individuals with disabilities. If you require disability accommodations to attend an event at Columbia University, please contact Disability Services at (212) 854-2388 at least 10 days in advance of the event.
Distress Tolerance Group
Thursdays, 5:00-6:15 p.m., beginning 2/20
Meet other LGBTQ graduate students and to talk about concerns in our community. Just drop by, no screening is necessary.
Getting Things Done
Group for Women Healing from Sexual Abuse
Making Peace with Food
This is a psychoeducational support group open to undergraduate and graduate students (both men and women) who struggle with their relationship with food and are preoccuppied with their shape or weight.
Public Speaking: Learn to Speak with Confidence
Wednesdays, 3:00-4:30 p.m., beginning 1/29, 2/5, 2/12
Tuesdays, 5:30 - 7:00 p.m., beginning 2/4, 2/11, 2/25
Tuesdays, 11:00 - 12:30 p.m., beginning 3/25, 4,1, 4/8
Relationships 101 Group
Substance Use Concerns Group
Aoife Villafranca-West, Ph.D., email@example.com
Jason Royal, Ph.D., firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesdays, 1:00-2:00 p.m., beginning 1/21
Women of Color Support Group
Mondays, 2:30-4:00 p.m.