Child and Adolescent Issues

Evaluation and identifying problem areas among these children are the most important factors of treating child and adolescent issues.

ISSUES INCLUDE:

  • Attention deficit disorder (Hyperactivity)
  • Dealing with an angry child
  • Listening to your child or adolescent
  • Signs of substance abuse
  • Low academic achievement

PURPOSE OF  TREATMENT:

  • To create self-esteem
  • To improve home and school communication
  • To learn responsibility by setting limits
  • To  practice making independent decisions and healthy choices
  • To identify possible obstacles which prevent growth and advancement
  • To learn to respect others (boundaries, etc.)
  • To develop constructive coping skills
  • To motivate teens to establish workable, reasonable goals.