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Growth Groups

focus on emotional growth, improved interpersonal relationships, and group skills.


Laboratory training or sensitive training groups

Psychoanalytic groups

focus on the inner conflicts underlying psychological problems

Adlerian Groups

focus on over coming feeling of inferiority


participants act out past emotional experiences

Gestalt Group Therapy

1) integrating mind and body
2) increasing clarity about one's wants, values, and goals
3) gaining greater awareness of oneself
4) resolving or completing unfinished business

Cognitive-Behavioral Group Psychotherapy

application of behavior theories and social learning theories

Existential Group Psychotherapy

focus on helping participants confront the basic "givens" or ultimate concerns of existence

Person centered group psychotherapy

human beings tend to move toward wholeness and self actualization

Facilitator characteristics: warm, loving, caring

Rational-emotive behavior group

focus on becoming aware of the irrationals assumptions and engage in an internal debate to replace it with a new , more constructive one

Reality Group

humans are motivated to fill basic needs
each person chooses how to fulfill these needs in his or her current relationships

Interpersonal Group Psychotherapy

many psychological problems are the result of relationships
the group is a social microcosm
members can identify and correct self-defeating patterns of behavior to correct them within the group
generalize to relationships outside the group

Mutual Support Groups

voluntary groups whose members meet to exchange social support and aid in order to solve or deal with a common problem

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