Changing Direction

A Motivational Interviewing Group

For: Adults
Locations: Claremont & Upper Valley
Claremont: Mondays, 8-9am
Upper Valley: tba
Accepting referrals
Start date is dependent on attendance/interest

Changing Direction is a motivational interviewing group geared to examine use, identify triggers to use, create relapse prevention plans and provide psychoeducation around substance use.

Note: Participation in this group will meet the State of NH requirements for aftercare in order to reinstate driver’s license.

Please contact our Group & Workshop Coordinator if you would like to be added to our Interest List for Changing Direction.

Facilitator: Michelle Harkins, MS LCMHC, MLADC
Michelle Harkins is licensed in both NH and Vermont as a clinical mental health counselor and alcohol and drug counselor. Michelle works together with her clients to process their experiences and find healthy solutions to create positive life changes.

  • Missed Session Policy: The group process & logistics rely on regular attendance at each scheduled group. There is a $20 charge for each missed session.
  • If custody is shared, both parents/guardians will need to consent to participate in this group.
  • Parents/guardians will need to stay on premises during the group.
Call our Groups & Workshop Coordinator at (603) 865-1321 x3.

Register now. Space is limited.


Is Participant Under 18?
  • Yes
  • No
  • No
  • Yes at Counseling Associates
  • Yes, elsewhere
  • Currently on waitlist
Do you wish to use health insurance benefits?
  • Yes
  • No

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Cancellation Policy: If you cancel your reservation more than 2 weeks prior to program start, you will receive a full refund less $25 processing fee. No refunds or credits are issued for cancellations received less than 2 weeks prior to program start.