Calendar – July, 2017

Acudetox is ear acupuncture for whose experiencing drug cravings, anxiety, and sleeplessness

Beyond Violence – Anger Management is a treatment group for women who have committed violent/aggressive offenses and/or experienced violence in their own life. The group focuses on developing ways to decrease aggression and learn new ways to manage emotions.

Career Readiness Training provides an opportunity to develop skills in completing job applications, the importance of first impressions, and believing in oneself as well as developing interviewing skills and learning about job retention.

Changing Directions is an interactive health and environment group.  Learn new ways to be healthy and earth friendly.

Chrysalis Groups provides support and trauma services to women involved in prostitution in Denver.  It offers you the opportunity to talk about current issues, learn safe sex options, self-esteem building activities and receive guidance in learning how to integrate learned material into your daily life.  (closed)

Crochet 101 – Make things out of yarn – beginners welcome!

DBT (Dialectical Behavioral Therapy) consists of four modules: mindfulness, interpersonal effectiveness, emotion regulation, and distress tolerance.  Become more present in your everyday life, have better and more long-lasting relationships, stop feeling overwhelmed by your emotions, understand why you feel the way you do, and learn ways to feel better.

Drug & Alcohol Education is an on-going treatment group that focuses on cognitive and behavioral skills building to help promote sober living.  This group uses Strategies for Self Improvement and Change (SSIC) curriculum.

Leadership Group is a facilitated peer run group that focuses on women’s leadership and community involvement.

Mental Wellness is a treatment group focusing on strength based learning. The purpose is to discuss factors to help achieve healthier states of mind such as humor exercise, self-appreciation, optimism, and leisure activities.

Pathway to Success is a 12 week group for women focusing on self-esteem, trauma recovery, sexual health and STI testing, financial independence, and female specific issues. Pathways meets twice a week on Tuesday and Friday mornings. Once 12 groups are completed, group members receive a $20 gift card, a certificate, a poem, a stone, and a graduation lunch catered by The Empowerment Program. Pathways is based on the TREM curriculum.

Relapse Prevention is an on-going treatment group that focuses on cognitive and behavioral skills building to help promote sober living and provide support in recovery.

Seeking Safety Group Seeking Safety is a treatment group to help women attain safety from trauma/PTSD and substance abuse.  Stability is the main goal – helping women attain stability and safety in their relationships, thinking, behavior, and emotions.

Trauma Narrative is a writing and discussion group for women who have experienced trauma in their lives.

The Empowerment Program, Inc.

1600 York Street, Denver, CO 80206
Phone: 303-320-1989 ♦ fax: 303-320-3987


Wednesdays at 1:30 pm
Please call 303-320-1989 ext. 238 to make an appointment!