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Therapy Thursday: New Support Groups and Workshops at RCASA

In Sexual Assault Awareness, Therapy on July 22, 2010 at 3:09 pm

Summer seems to be in full swing but we are still working hard here at RCASA to provide the community with Support and Information related to Sexual Violence and the issues that can arise after a traumatic event.

On Thursday July 29th RCASA will be launching  new groups for the community. All groups and Workshops are FREE!

The first is an Educational Group focusing on Sexual Violence Advocacy.  The purpose will be to provide basic information about Sexual Violence and services in the community that Victims may utilize. This group will occur on the 2nd and 4th thursday of each month. The first meeting, Thursday July 29th, will focus on the services we offer here at RCASA. Anyone interested can contact our office at 757.371.6771 for detailed information about the time and future meeting dates.

The second new group we will be offering is a Healthy Relationships Workshop for Young Women. The group is for young women 14 to 18 years old. It is an interactive workshop that will help young women learn about and identify healthy vs unhealthy relathipships as well as understand the warning signs for abusive relatinships. The workshop will be held over two sessions; July 29th from 1pm to 330 pm, and July 30th from 4pm to 630pm. Light refresments will be offered. Please RVSP to Stephanie Lane 540.371.6771  if you or your teen would like to attend.

We will be offering another Workshop in August for Young Women, focusing on Risk Reduction and Identifying Coersion. The group is  for young women 14 to 18 years old and will be in an interactive format. The workshop will be held over two sessions; August 12th from 1pm to 330 pm, and August 13th from 4pm to 630pm. Light refresments will be offered. Please RVSP to Stephanie Lane 540.371.6771  if you or your teen would like to attend.

We will Continue to offer the following Weekly Support Groups:

Womens Stabilization Group: Women 18 and older, Monday’s 630- 730pm

Secondary Survivors Group: Family or Spouse of Assult or Abuse Survivors, Sundays 3pm-4pm

RCASA is Located at 2601 Princess Anne Street  Suite 102, Fredericksburg 22401. Main Office Phone:540.371.6771. Counseling Office Phone 540.371.5502.

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