Understanding Self & Others

This therapy group is for undergraduate and graduate students who would like to better understand their communication and interaction styles and receive feedback about their interpersonal style and interactions with others.

Discussion topics include family dynamics, how early experiences impact current relationships, coping with changing levels of intimacy, initiating conversations, and relationship dynamics, with an emphasis on here-and-now exploration.

Pre-screening is required. Complete the CAPS Phone Request form and indicate you are interested in the group Understanding Yourself & Others.

Mondays 10–11:30 a.m.; Tuesdays 9:30–11 a.m.; Wednesdays 3–4:30 p.m.; Thursdays 2–3:30 p.m.
Sept. 13–Nov. 18 

Monday Facilitators: Markie Silverman, PhD, LLP - Virtual

Tuesday Facilitators: Yvonne Connelly, PhD, LP & Zen Zhong, LLPC- In person

Wednesday Facilitators: Joshua Turchan, PhD, LP & Alex Vasquez- In person- Closed for Fall 2021

Thursdays Facilitators: Markie Silverman, PhD, LLPAna Hill- Virtual


Participation in CAPS programs is not restricted based on sex or race. All MSU students are welcome to participate based on the clinical recommendations of CAPS staff.