Common Treatment Concerns:

  • Excessive worrying

  • Shyness or social anxiety

  • Specific Phobias

  • Distress due to divorce

  • School refusal or school based anxiety

  • Separation Anxiety 

  • Behaviors indicative of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

  • Trauma

  • Coping with bullying

  • Peer relationship difficulty

  • Issues related to medical diagnosis

  • Bedtime Refusal

  • Oppositional behaviors and rule refusal

  • Coping with loss

  • Adjustment to changing family situations

  • Difficulty following directions at home/school

  • Self Image

 

Common Treatments:

  • Cognitive Behavioral Psychotherapy (CBT)

  • Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP)

  • Social Skills Training

  • Trauma Focused Psychotherapy (TFCBT)

  • Coping CAT: Psychotherapy focused on developing coping skills for generalized anxiety in younger children

  • Parent and Child Coaching and Family Therapy

  • Play Therapy for younger children to improve self-regulation, improving social skills, self-esteem, turn taking, and overall engagement. Validation and self esteem building.

  • School based interventions and multidisciplinary interventions

  • Home visits