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Counseling and Support Groups


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Counseling Services

We have trained, Masters-level therapists on staff to provide individual, child, and family counseling in a safe and confidential setting for those who have experienced abuse or are currently experiencing abuse. There is no cost for our counseling services. 

Call 605-338-4880 or email us to make an appointment.


  
Women's Support Groups

We provide support for women who have experienced emotional, sexual, and/or physical violence in their relationships. 

Women's support groups are open and may be joined by anyone at any time. No pre-registration is required and there is no cost to attend. 

Discussion topics include the dynamics of domestic violence, crisis issues caused by domestic violence, the impact of traumatic experiences on daily living, staying safe, self-esteem issues, and healthy relationships.

Women's support groups take place at Children's Inn and meet 3 times a week: 

  • Mondays at 6:30pm-8:00pm
  • Thursdays at 6:30pm-8:00pm
  • Fridays at 12:00pm(noon)-1:30pm


  
EMPOWER Groups

EMPOWER groups are for adolescents who have experienced dating violence or are considered at-risk of being in unhealthy relationships.

Discussion topics include dating, staying safe, equality in relationships, personal boundaries, healthy communication, and what to do if you or someone you know is being hurt.

EMPOWER groups are offered at area middle schools and high schools. Contact us or your school counselor to see if EMPOWER is meeting in your school.


  
Men's Support Groups

We provide support for men who have endured abuse within their relationships. 

Men's support groups are closed and registration is required. The group meets for 8 weeks and there is no cost to attend. 

Discussion topics include the dynamics of domestic violence, the cycle of abuse, overcoming gender roles and stereotypes, characteristics of healthy relationships, safe communication, building a support system, and healing from abuse. 

Click the "Register Now" button to register or to request more information.

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Domestic violence does not define who you are.
Call our crisis hotline for help. 

605-338-4880

 

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Children's Inn 409 N Western Ave, Sioux Falls SD 57104 (605) 338-4880 childrensinn@chssd.org

  

 


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