Clarity is offering a hybrid of both in-person groups and virtual groups this Fall
last updated 9/21/22
Below is our Fall flyer's for current groups at Clarity Counseling. We are running both virtual and in person groups at this time, so please read carefully which option is offered per group. For more information, please call 571-318-9141 or email ClarityCounselingVA@gmail.com to speak with our intake coordinator about registering for group(s)
Teen Eating Disorder Recovery Process Group on Monday's at 6pm-7pm
This NEW group is currently enrolling for members and will have an open enrollment
*Start date this Fall
This group is intended for individuals who are in recovery from an eating disorder and are needing a safe space to process among peers. It is most appropriate for people stepping down from higher levels of care to aid in the transition or those who are at the out patient level of care and would benefit with added support. This group is structured as a safe space to check-in and share about thoughts, feelings and behavior urges as well as to give and receive feedback on your recovery journey. This group meets in-person at the Gainesville location on Mondays at 6-7pm and is $80 with receipts provided for reimbursement.
Issues: Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, Binge Eating Disorder, OSFED, EDNOS
Age: 13 - 17
Where: 7150 Heritage Village Plaza, Unit 201 Gainesville, VA 20155
When: Monday's at 6pm - 7pm (Starting Fall 2022)
The group has a fee of $80 per session and receipts are provided to submit to insurance. We ask that group members commit for 4 weeks at a time.
Virtual 8-Week Body Image Group on Tuesday's at 5pm-6pm for 18+
CURRENTLY ENROLLING MEMBERS for late October start date
Clarity Counseling is thrilled to offer a comprehensive 8-week body image group that is taken from the evidenced based workbook, "The Body Image Workbook" by Thomas Cash. Brigid Morse, MA, Resident in Counseling ran this curriculum back at a HLOC prior to joining Clarity along with Clarity's Director, Alicia Ayvas, LCSW, CEDS-S who used this workbook for a research back in 2008. this 8-week program is an effective way to improve body image and decrease body dissatisfaction. If you are interested in participating in this group, please contact us for more information. This virtual group is intended for adults, ages 18 year and older and requires group members to participate in and out of group. This is an interactive group with assignments to be completed in-between sessions. It is a CBT approach to treating body image issues and is a powerful tool in inviting lasting change.
Issues: Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, Binge Eating Disorder, OSFED, EDNOS, body dysmorphia
Where: From the comfort of your own home // HIPPA compliant ZOOM platform
When: Tuesday's at 5pm - 6pm, starting in October to better prepare for the holiday's and start of 2023
The group has a fee of $80 per session and receipts are provided to submit to insurance. We ask that group members commit for all 8 weeks.
FREE Zoom Parent Support
Where: Join Zoom Meeting
ZOOM Group For Parents and Supports
Topic: A Quick View Into Dialectical Behavioral Therapy
(Topics will change monthly)
This NEW monthly meeting is meant to help bridge the gap in treatment by providing information and coaching to parents and supports. July's topic will focus on DBT and provide an overview of the 13-week DBT skills group offered here at Clarity. This is a great way for parents and supports to learn and understand what the upcoming DBT skills groups will be focusing on.
Alicia Ayvas, LCSW, CEDS-S, Clarity's Founder and Executive Director, is excited to offer this new monthly meeting, and hopes to focus on different topics each month for education, coaching and support.
Issues: Parents & supports who have loved ones in treatment for mental health disorders or illnesses
Where: All meetings will be offered via a Zoom meeting. All participants must register prior to the group to receive an invite for access
When: July 1st at 10am - 10:45
The Zoom group has a fee of $30 per individual and $45 per family.