Westside Therapist is a group psychologists (psychotherapists) providing psychotherapy counseling. We are also a psychotherapy resource for adults and teens living in the Santa Monica area. We service the greater LA area with the majority of our clients from West Santa Monica, Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, West Hollywood and other area of Southern California. We can help with addiction and recovery, depression, anxiety and relationship issues. In the Santa Monica area, finding the right psychotherapist (psychologist) can make all the difference.

Group Therapy

How many times have you felt alone with your problems? Therapy groups provide a safe environment to process the challenges and opportunities of life. And it’s an effective way to enhance your individual psychotherapy.

Benefits of groupwork may include:

  • Improved relationship skills
  • Decreased feelings of isolation
  • Enhanced intimacy skills
  • Higher self-esteem/self-worth
  • Greater comfort in groups

Current Groups include:

Consultation Group for Therapists
Every other Monday 3:15-4:45pm
Andrew Susskind, LCSW, CGP

Coed Interpersonal Process Group
Mondays 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Andrew Susskind, LCSW, CGP

Men’s Interpersonal Process Group
Wednesdays 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Andrew Susskind, LCSW, CGP

For a comprehensive directory of therapy groups in Los Angeles, click on The GroupList

For information about the Group Psychotherapy Association of Los Angeles, click on GPALA

Andrew has been designated as a Certified Group Psychotherapist by the American Group Psychotherapy Association (AGPA), and he is on the faculty for the group principles of psychotherapy course.