FREND Group - Your complete mind-body-spirit connection.
We are a charitable health clinic specializing in improving the quality
of life through positive psychology relationship counseling
behavior modification such as stress management, weight loss, smoking
cessation, pain reduction, insomnia and substance abuse.
has awarded Service Grants to more than 200 organizations nationally,
conducting free seminar/clinics for their employees and virtually
100% of over 150,000 attendees approved.
is a unique proprietary program designed to improve lives quickly
with long lasting results. It uses the latest effective methods geared
toward involving all five senses to enhance the whole person and can
be tailored to the individual needs of any group or individual.
been honored with awards and recognition for our charitable work ...
for our treatment and education Service Grant program
to help improve the quality of life for people in need
from attendees, government agencies, major corporations,
law enforcement, fire-fighters, health facilities
and educational institutions
Urban League for motivating inner-city
youth to aspire to higher education and give back to their community
presented to Frank Ricci
for enriching the lives of Downs Syndrome children (Prior to establishing
receive a no-cost Service Grant that provides a free proven effective
seminar/clinic for all employees.
receive a free "Private Consultation" for Life Management
or Relationship Coaching.
often, when a family member is under stress, other family members
also find themselves faced with residual pressure. The old adage,
"You can't see the forest for the trees." certainly holds
true for many when they are in a pressured situation. FREND helps
clients that feel overwhelmed or stressed out put life's challenges
in perspective and find solutions to their problem so they can achieve
success in their professional and/or personal life.
battling Cancer contracted from second-hand smoke. In 1994, Dr. Frank
Ricci and his Wife Gwendolyn founded a charitable health clinic, The
FREND Group Clinic and Institute for Self-Improvement. FREND's proprietary
program integrates treatment for the mind, body and spirit. Today,
Dr. Ricci is a highly regarded Inspirational Speaker, Behavioral Therapist
and Life Management Coach.
was raised in Rhode Island in a hard working Italian immigrant family.
He joined the United States Air Force at nineteen and attended Engineering
School outside Washington, DC where he received a degree in Computational
Geodetics and Secret Clearance.
says, one of the highlights of his military career was attending the
inauguration of fellow New Englander, President John F. Kennedy whose
wife was also from Rhode Island. After six years of military service
during the Vietnam War, Frank received an honorable discharge.
continued his education and received a degree in Computer Programming
and worked in defense as a Scientific Programmer Analyst and received
a PhD in Metaphysical Theology and a certification as a Clinical Hypnotherapist.