I have been a group facilitator for over 15 years working in Further Education and the NHS
Counselling and Therapy groups are stand alone groups to help group members interact and support each other with their issues.
Groups can be run by medical condition eg: stroke or MS, ME;
emotional state eg: anxiety and depresssion; role eg: carers; gender eg: men or women only; client group eg: homeless, drug and alcohol.
I have facilitated staff groups in the NHS, working with a staff team providing clinical services to refugees.
I have facilitated Therapy groups which are stand alone groups for clients to work through in a safe clinical environment.