I provide counseling to children and teens starting at age 5 years-old. I can be a resource to work with your child through various struggles:

Social

  • Bullying (perpetrator or victim)
  • Conflict Resolution & Mediation Skills
  • Empathy Development
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Social Phobia/Anxiety
  • Social Withdrawal/Isolation

Other

  • Bereavement/Death of a Loved One
  • Parental Divorce/Separation 
  • Trauma - sexual, physical, emotional

Personal

  • Anxiety
  • Cutting (non-suicidal)
  • Depression
  • Fears and Phobias
  • Finding Passion
  • Negative Self-Talk
  • Self-Esteem
  • Sexuality & Identity (LGBT+)
  • Suicidal Thoughts or Attempts

Behavioral

  • Anger (excessive)
  • Aggression (excessive)
  • Defiance
  • Lying
  • Substance use (alcohol, drug, or other)

In my counseling with youth of all ages, I include parents in the process. The frequency and intensity of parental involvement will vary depending on the child's age and situation.