Cheering up a child may seem like an easy thing to do. However, it requires a great understanding of a child's mind to truly help them. This private online session(s) will teach you all about child therapy and will enable you to understand children at a deeper level.
Children can experience the same mental and emotional problems that adults do, including depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, grief and more. It’s not always easy for parents to discuss these issues with their children. Plus, with the stigma of mental health, nobody wants their child to “need therapy,” which is unfortunate, because therapy can change lives for the better. Whether children have traumatic issues or are struggling with the brave and simple act of being human, qualified professionals can help them deal with many difficult subjects.
What is child therapy?
Child therapy can include the individual child; the child and a parent or parents; or even more than one family. It is often administered by a counselor or therapist who specializes in working with children, and who can offer the parents and/or guardians insights that may not be immediately apparent.
Play therapy, behavioral therapy and expressive therapy all provide children with tools to survive after a trauma and eventually thrive. Therapy sessions can focus on working toward an optimistic future, developing positive coping methods, as well as boosting self-esteem, self-confidence, and other positive states and traits in children.
It makes sense that parents and guardians need professional insight, especially for tender subjects or developmental issues of growing up. While many people consider child therapy for big issues like abuse, neglect and trauma, it can have an equally significant impact on positive growth and strengths.
Who can take child therapy?
Child therapy is ideal for parents/guardians and their children; teachers, therapists, and anyone else who works closely with children.
What to expect:
You can choose to book 1 session or 8 sessions (each session is 45-minutes long), and are welcome to rebook more sessions, if you'd like to. You can use these sessions to cover a number of issues, including:
- Divorce or separation
- Death of a loved one
- Sexual abuse
- Emotional abuse
- Physical abuse
- Family or child relocation
- Substance abuse or addiction in the family
- Mental illness, like depression, anxiety & obsessive-compulsive disorder
All materials will be provided
All sessions are valid for 75 days upon booking
18 and older
Via Zoom link