Group Therapy


New Perspectives offers DBT informed individual psychotherapy on a limited basis. DBT treatment is most effective when it includes individual therapy and a weekly skills training group.


Now Accepting New Members

Group is open to adult women and men, ongoing enrollment, sliding scale fee*

What: DBT Skills Training Group
When: Thursdays, 6-7:30 pm
Where: 5026 Geary Blvd., San Francisco

DBT skills are designed to help individuals manage the emotional and relational crises of their lives. The skills group uses acceptance and change strategies within a warm and validating environment, emphasizing mindfulness, interpersonal effectiveness, emotional regulation and distress tolerance. Groups meet weekly and are payable at the beginning of the month. This is a low-fee group, * participants must demonstrate financial need based on income. Participants must also be in weekly therapy.

Group led by:
Noel Scalla, MFT Registered Intern IMF95219
Helen Kwon Kalanithi, MFT Trainee

Please contact:
Noel Scalla, MFT Registered Intern IMF95219 415.638.9552 or
Helen Kwon Kalanithi, MFT Trainee 415.805.6463
for more information or to set up an interview.

This Group is offered by New Perspectives Center for Counseling
Group supervised by Marielle Berg, MFT MFC48984