Children and Adolescents Counseling

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Behavioral Challenges?

child transition

Coping with Life Transition or Grief?

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Teen Issues

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Anxiety or Depression

Are you seeking the tools to help your child improve disruptive behaviors?

Do you find yourself continually upset with your child, feeling guilty afterwards?

Does your child experience depression, grief, trauma, or anxiety?

Do you want to feel confident about effectively disciplining your child?

Approximately 4 million children and adolescents suffer from a mental health issue, impairing them at school, home, or in their social groups. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates the following prevalence rates for diagnosable mental health conditions among children 3-17 years of age:

  • Attention-deficit hyperactivity (ADHD): 6.8%
  • Depression: 2%
  • Autism: 1.1%
  • Behavioral conditions: 3.5%
  • Anxiety: 3%
  • Tourette syndrome: 0.2%

This is only a partial representation of issues experienced by children and adolescents. Peer pressure, life changes and stressors, and normal developmental changes can prompt hardships for children. It can be difficult to understand the best method to handle these struggles.

Young children develop quickly. The ups and downs of all types of relationships can become confusing for adolescents to navigate, but they are necessary for healthy development.

Lifestance Health understands that parenting is a hard role, and comes with the least amount of training. With our children counseling, we provide support to help your children develop strong problem-solving and communication skills that reduce disruptive behavior, depression, and anxiety.

Improvements typically seen in children counseling:

  • Increased harmony and reduced family stress
  • Heightened sense of empowerment to manage behavioral challenges
  • Stronger emotional connection with your child
  • Clearer view of your child’s struggles and ways to effectively help them succeed

You don’t have to feel alone. The compassionate and highly trained professionals at Lifestance Health will teach you effective and research-based methods to help your children and family stabilize and grow together. We accept many forms of insurance, and our convenient after school and evening hours make getting the support you need and deserve easy, so contact us today to make an appointment.

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Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Children (4+), Adolescents,
Adults, Couples
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Children (5+), Adolescents,
Adults & Couples
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Licensed Professional Counselor

Adolescents (18+), Adults, Couples
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Licensed Professional Counselor

Adults, Couples, Adolescents (13+)
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