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Group Support

These Online Support Groups require booking and are completely free

Introduction

We Run Online Support Groups on Anxiety, Suicidal Thoughts & Feelings, Depression, Stress Management and General Mental Health issues. Book  a Support Group today. Please only book the Online Support Group that is suitable for you at this time and that corresponds to the issue you want to find support for. Do not book multiple groups as your application will only be accepted for ONE group per week. 

View Group Support Schedule

Online Support Groups require booking and are completely free. Our online support groups are run by qualified professionals who ensure every member is respected and heard. To join one of our groups, simply select a group from the schedule. One of our Counsellors will then approve your registration for the group and you will receive an email confirmation. Once the group is scheduled to start, simply logon to Turn2me and the chat window will appear on the site. Members are not permited to book multiple groups on different topics, so please ony select the group that is suitable for your current needs.

An example of the chat window can be seen below

Meet Our Counsellors

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Teresa

Teresa holds a Certificate in Counselling Skills and a diploma in Humanistic and integrative Counselling and Psychotherapy and is currently undergoing further training in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. Teresa has a significant interest in mindfulness and regularly takes part in mindfulness workshops. The main approaches Teresa uses with clients are person centred, Gestalt and Transactional Analysis. She works integratively to meet individual clients needs. Teresa is looking forward to working with turn2me gaining experience with online skills and bringing her skills and experience to the team. Teresa's work to date has been one on one with clients.

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John

M.Sc; P.Grad Dip; B.Sc (Hons) Psychology; Dip (MAPCP; MACI Accredited Clinical Supervisor). John has worked with ICHAS since 2010 and provides a range of services including Academic and Clinical Supervision whilst also lecturing on Undergraduate Degree Programmes in conjunction with Griffith College. John has a keen interest in the area of Addiction related presentations and also works closely with Families experiencing relationship and emotional difficulties. He also works with individuals who experience Depression and Anxiety related conditions. He has worked extensively in the Bereavement sector. John is Clinical Advisor to the Turn2me team and the Turn2me Board and works in collaboration with our Services & Operations Manager to ensure that we maintain a professional online mental health service that operates according to established guidelines and best practice. He facilitates our Mood Skills Programme and Online Support Groups and provides Online Counselling Sessions for our members. John also provides Clinical Supervision for our Counsellors

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Brian

Brian holds a BA (Hons) Degree in Counselling and Psychotherapy, a Diploma in Addiction Psychology, Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) and is currently undergoing further training in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy. In his work the main approaches Brian uses are person‐centred, integrative and humanistic. Brian has a keen interest in the area of sexuality and LGBT issues and will be undertaking the MA in Sexuality in 2015/2016. Brian also works with individuals who experience anxiety, depression and attachment issues. 

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Karen

Karen holds an Honours Degree in Psychology, a Diploma in Counselling Psychology and is currently completing her Masters in CBT. Karen also holds certificates in Online Counselling Skills, Train the Trainers programme (Mental Health Act 2001), Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST), Children First Training and a Certificate for Counsellors working with LGBT people. Karen has worked in the area of suicide prevention and mental health promotion for a number of years and has extensive experience and knowledge of online counselling and uses a person-centred focus in her approach. She manages all Clinical and Operational Services for Turn2me.

 

 

How Can I Join The Group Support?


In order to access the Group Support you will need to be logged in. Each group session runs at a designated time. You can choose which Group you would like to book into using our Group Support Schedule. We respectfully request that members who book a place in a Group Session, attend the Group since places are limited.  If you book a Group and subsequently cannot attend, then please email info@turn2me.org in good time cancelling your place, so that the place can be made available for another member.  Once your cancellation email is submitted, your application will be removed and you are free then to make a new application for a later Group.

 

Please note the username you chose when registering with the site will appear in Online Support Groups and visible to all other members in attendance.  Therefore, it is your responsibility to chose a Username that maintains your anonymity i.e. your username must NOT contain you real name.

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