Child Psychology Melbourne
It’s easier to build up a child than it is to repair an adult
Developmental factors of teenagers
The developmental nature of adolescents, demands that a psychotherapist, psychologist and counsellor be attuned to the unique challenges kids have to contend with.
Adjustment to Adolescence, and Adulthood
Social expectations from peers, teachers, and parents, can cause immense pressure, leaving children vulnerable to anxiety and depression. Helping children create a secure self image and self concept is critical as they discover their identity.
Depression & Anxiety in teenagers
Early intervention for depression and anxiety is vital in in this developmental stage as adolescents move towards adulthood.
Other common areas that affect children are:
- Improve academic records
- Anger Management
- School Bullying
- Social Skills
- Sexual Abuse
- Domestic Violence
- Internet addiction
- Video game addiction
- Oppositional behaviour
- Choosing a school