Children and adolescents may be seen individually, in family therapy, or group therapy. Parents may receive individual training including how to provide positive discipline for children while managing troublesome behaviors or attend a parent skills training in a group format. Wrap around services to coordinate care between schools, doctors and the therapist are also available.
We Begin with an Initial Assessment
Before initiating counseling services, We schedule an initial assessment session with either you and/or your partner, without your child being present. Occasionally, the initial assessment may take place with all members of your family present. The initial assessment is completed in one 50-minute session. The following steps are carried out:
- Details about your current concerns regarding your child are obtained.
- Background information and family history is gathered.
- Goals for therapy are discussed.
- Various counseling approaches are discussed and a plan of action is determined.
After the initial assessment and depending on your particular needs, you and your child will be involved in counseling either individually or together through various combinations of the following services:
**Please click on the counseling services under each section below for specific information about that type of therapy