• (562) 903-4800
  • counseling.center@biola.edu

Group & Individual Therapy

Healthy connections are critical during this Biola at Home semester. Students living in California can explore life and address challenges together with others who share their same concerns in confidential, supportive small groups. Most groups cost only $5.00 per session!

Individual video teletherapy is also available for students living in California.

Call (562) 903-4800 to get started or email the person listed under your group of interest.


Available Groups

Grieving Together

This group is for students struggling to find their footing after loss, such as: losing someone you love, lost connections, lost experiences, etc. Come find a place to experience community, share the burden, and lighten the load.

Facilitated by Nathan Farrey & Liz Nobis; Email Nathan at nathan.p.farrey@biola.edu
 

Healing from Hurt Experienced in the Church or Christian Communities

Understanding and healing from wounds caused by people or systems that are supposed to protect and love us best are difficult. This is a private place to openly explore honest feelings about your experiences and how to cope with these emotions in healthy ways. 

Facilitated by Liz Nobis & Nathan Farrey; Email Liz at elizabeth.a.nobis@biola.edu
 

“I Have the Weirdest Dreams!”

Do you have vivid or unusual dreams? Do you wonder what they mean or if they have any spiritual significance? This 8-10 week group is a safe place to explore and process the content and meanings of these dreams. 

Facilitated by Brennan Jung; Email Brennan at brenn.jung@biola.edu
 

Thriving in Ministry & Leadership

This group is for students already serving in or pursuing work in church or ministry settings. Learn how to navigate the various difficulties that come with working in ministry, as well as how to cultivate personal growth and wholeness in Christ amid the challenges of shepherding others.

Facilitated by Nathan Farrey & Christina Cress; Email Nathan at nathan.p.farrey@biola.edu
 

Pre-Marital Counseling Group for Couples

9 weeks, $90 per couple

Couples who are engaged or seriously dating and considering marriage complete the Prepare/Enrich Relationship Inventory then discuss their individual and couple responses as they relate to the following topics: relationship strengths and growth areas; personal stress profiles and healthy communication; understanding each partner’s family of origin, connectedness, flexibility, and conflict resolution; financial management; spiritual beliefs; sexual relationships; leisure activities; children and parenting.

Facilitated by Willa Williams, LMFT & Nathan Farrey; Email Willa at willa.williams@biola.edu
 

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