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Inside every

child

there is a 

story

to be told . . .

Child & Teen
Therapy

In the process of growing up, many children experience difficulties adjusting at some time. When emotional and behavioral issues negatively affect a child's ability to function in their daily lives, therapy can be a path to wellness.

How Can Therapy Help Your Child or Teen?

 

Child therapy helps children and adolescents explore their feelings and experiences in a safe, accepting environment. Child therapists assist children and adolescents learn strategies for managing their emotions and challenges that affect their mental health.  As a child therapist, I offer specialized insight into your child's social and emotional development and my training and experience allows me to assess, diagnose, and treat a wide range of mental, emotional,  behavioral disorders well as other health or developmental conditions. Some common presenting concerns addressed in child therapy may include:

Adjustment

Adoption

Anxiety

Attachment

Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)

Behavioral issues

Blended Families

Bullying

Chronic Illness

Depression

Divorce

Dual Exceptionality

Grief

Parent-Child Relationship

School Challenges

Social Skills

Self-Esteem

Trauma

"When a flower doesn't bloom you fix the environment  in which is grows, not he flower."