Check out the descriptions of our current groups below and contact the group leader via the provided information if you are interested in learning more or would like to join the group.

All groups take place in a private, confidential conference room on site at Baltimore Washington Counseling Center.


Teen Girls Empowerment Group

This group developed for teen girls, aged 14-17, encourages teens to explore, understand, and value their authentic and unique selves and to teach them skills that will enable them to practice compassion for themselves and others, use healthy coping skills when faced with life’s challenges, and discuss hot topics that are relevant to their everyday lives.

Led by Jaimie Ferguson, LGPC & Helen Starkweather, Clinical Intern

Current insurances accepted:
Blue Cross Blue Shield, Carefirst, United Healthcare, Aetna.
Self- pay option: $20/session.

All groups will be held from 7:00-7:50 p.m.

September:  11, 18, & 25 November: 13, 20, & 27 October: 9, 16, & 23 December: 11, 18 (last group)

For more information, please email
To sign up, please call our office to schedule your first session:
410-768-6088 x 112

Smart Recovery

FREE! EVERY TUESDAY from 7pm-8pm

Smart Recovery is a FREE and anonymous drop in group. SMART is a self-empowerment group to help those with addictions, both of substance and behavioral addictions. Everyone is welcome! Check out for more information.

Please contact Kristen McDermott, LCSW-C for more information or to join the group at 410-768-6088 ext 104 or