Merrimack River Wellness: LGBTQ+ inclusive and supportive counseling services in Newburyport.

Groups

Transgender and gender expansive weekly adolescent

psychoeducational support group (age 13-17)

(Ongoing- two times per month)  

This group (75-minutes) focuses on providing a safe space for transgender and gender expansive adolescents to explore questions, share experiences and increase resilience in navigating their gender identity.  The cost for this group is sliding fee of $25-40 per session, with scholarships available based upon need.  

**An intake interview is required prior to entry into the group.

Family Support Group

This group is for family members (parents, caregivers, grandparents, adult siblings etc) of transgender, gender non-confirming and questioning individuals of all ages.  This group provides a safe, supportive environment to process feelings, learn more about ways to support your transgender loved one.  The group is 75-minutes long and is held the 3rd Wednesday of the month.  Sliding fee $25-40 per group ($50 max per family).  This group is not designed to replace PFLAG Parent Support Groups.

**An intake interview is required prior to entry into the group.