**Please note that our wait list for many of our group services is currently closed due to COVID-19 concerns. Our Centre is temporarily closed. We will only be offering our CFT group virtually at this time.**

The Centre for Mental Health Research and Treatment (CMHRT) at the University of Waterloo currently offers therapy groups for different populations, including:

Adults with eating disorders: A compassion-focused therapy (CFT) group that is offered twice a year, once in the Fall and once in the Winter. It is a 12-week group with weekly 2-hour sessions. The next offering will be September 2021.

Parents of teenagers ages 12 to 16: Triple P Positive Parenting Program Teen . This group is 8 weeks long. 

Teens, ages 15 to 18, CBT group treatment for anxiety: Facing Fears Together . This group is 6 weeks long, with a booster session to follow.  

Adults with social anxiety : An imagery-based Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) group that is offered twice every year, once in the spring and once in the fall. It is a 12 week long group with a follow-up session a month after ending. 

Parents of children ages 3 to 11 years: Triple P Positive Parenting Program Child . This group is 8 weeks long. 

Our Fees for Social Anxiety Group Therapy and for the compassion-focused therapy group  are on a sliding fee scale. Our consent forms are on line so you can read them over before you attend group therapy here at our Centre. If you are interested in hearing more about any of our groups, or to discuss whether these group services are right for you, please call the CMHRT at 519-888-4567, ext. 33842 or send an email to cmhrtintake@uwaterloo.ca to get the process started.