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Register For Free Virtual Group Therapy at Maggie's!

We're working with Alicia Bunyan-Sampson to offer various group therapy options!

We're thrilled to team up with Alicia Bunyan-Sampson to offer a series of virtual, group therapy sessions for community members. The pandemic has shifted how we do our work, what connection looks like, and the different challenges associated with our industries, balancing work, life and interpersonal relationships. Register for sessions at this link!

Alicia will offer three distinct sessions for community members including an open group for current and former workers, a closed group dedicated to Black current and former workers and a text-based group that is no video/audio.

Have you found it is a struggle to develop; manage and sustain positive and supportive personal relationships? Have you had interpersonal conflicts in the industry or struggled with your mental health? Are you looking to build community; share experiences and have access to emotional support from others? If you answered "yes" to any of these our virtual therapy groups might be for you. These groups are spaces for SWers to connect through the sharing of thoughts; feelings and experiences. The primary goal of group is to provide SWers with the opportunity to share and process their experiences as well as develop community connections with folks who may have similar experiences. Additionally, folks will have access to a variety of resources that are focused on addressing trauma. Text Group: No audio, no video. Chat only.

  • Open/Drop-In

  • Process-oriented w/ a Psychoeducational component Participants will determine topics each session

  • Full access to group dropbox which will include a variety of resources that are focused on addressing trauma and/or subjects discussed in group.

  • Ideal for anyone w/ social anxiety and/or anyone who is located in an environment that does not allow for audio/video participation.

The groups will meet weekly via zoom until September. Each session will vary week to week from Topic Sessions where we will focus the group conversation on different topics, including (but not limited to):

  • Glimmers; Triggers and Glows

  • Attachment Styles

  • How to talk to your family; friends; partners; etc

  • Non-Monogamy

  • Art as Self Care

Open Group

  • Open/Drop In

  • Only 15 people in the session at a time

  • 60 to 90 minutes

  • Process-oriented w/ a Psychoeducational component

  • Full access to group dropbox which will include a variety of resources that are focused on addressing trauma and/or subjects discussed in group. The groups will meet weekly via zoom until September. Each session will vary week to week from Topic Sessions where we will focus the group conversation on different topics, including (but not limited to):

  • Power

  • Emotional Regulation

  • Polyvagal Theory

  • Boundary Setting

  • Abusive Relationships

  • Art as Self Care

Closed Group: Black SW Support

For BLACK individuals who identify currently or previously as sex workers

  • Closed. MAX 12 individuals from the start date until September.

  • Process-oriented w/ a Psychoeducational component

  • Full access to group dropbox which will include a variety of resources that are focused on addressing trauma and/or subjects discussed in group.

The groups will meet weekly via zoom until September. Each session will vary week to week from Topic Sessions where we will focus the group conversation on different topics, including (but not limited to):

  • Guilt, Shame, Humiliation

  • Racial Trauma

  • Intersectionality

  • Non-Monogamy

  • Abusive Relationships

  • Safety; Privacy; Community

  • Art as Self Care

Register at this link! and connect with us directly at info@maggiesto.org with any questions!