August 23, 2016

CHILD AND ADOLESCENT COUNSELING

During child development, children go through different emotional, behavioral, social and psychological stages in life. This is when children experience the developmental challenges and require to learn a holistic approach towards situations.

The triggers for stress could be home, school, peers etc. Here, the child is involved in “play therapy” along with “talk therapy”. Props to which children can easily connect like toys, clay, cartoons, drawings, books, pictures etc are used to help the children express better. This helps to identify the problem as well as understand the root causes of the problem also. The therapy is pleasurable and simple. With adolescents; the psychotherapist talks on one on one basis, listens to the issues carefully and tries to gain the insight of the issue. The psychotherapist guides the child in opening up and talk about their experiences. More of “talk therapy” is applied. The counseling services for children and adolescents are offered in the following areas:

  • Parent child Counseling
  • Life skill Intervention
  • Social Skill development
  • Behavioral Difficulties
  • Emotional Difficulties
  • Growing up issues
  • Interpersonal relationship
  • Peer Pressure
  • Brand consciousness
  • Academic Difficulties
  • Bullying
  • Unhealthy habits like excessive tv viewing and telephone use
  • Eating and sleep problems
  • Bed wetting and panic attacks
  • Low self esteem and lack of assertiveness
  • Poor study habits
  • Poor concentration and anxiety
  • Trauma, abuse and neglect
  • Sibling rivalry and unhealthy competition

The child is offered:

  • Healthy and safe environment
  • Respect and trust
  • Favorable, happy and positive environment
  • Non judgmental and unbiased opinion

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