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CHILD & ADOLESCENT THERAPY

Child Therapy and Counseling should be supportive of children and adolescents who are experiencing difficulties with their emotions or behavior. Children need to receive emotional support to understand the dynamics of interpersonal interactions. Sometimes these interactions result in conflict with family and friends. Understanding their feelings and relationships with others can reduce and even eliminate conflict. Our therapist will help children develop new strategies of interaction and relationship built to foster greater understanding and mutual respect. Through these activities, they will try out new solutions to solve old behavioral problems.

We attempt to create specific goals for therapy, which can help to change behavior and improved relations with family and friends. Our Therapeutic approach helps to promote less anxiety and better self-esteem. Whether it is focused or general therapy you are looking for; our associates will provide you with incredible child and adolescent treatment as we all begin down the path to healing. 

The relationship that will develop between your child or adolescent and the therapist is significant. They must feel comfortable, safe, and understood. This type of trusting environment sometimes takes time a while to develop. However, it becomes easier for your child to express their thoughts and feelings and to use the therapy effectively. 

Many of our clinicians have specialized training and experience with children and adolescents. We will support you in finding the right fit for your child and your family.

Dr Ehinger LMFT couples therapist and marriage counselor reducing conflict, anxeity, and depression

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

Dr. Heather Ehinger, LMFT, EdD

Andrew Fabian, LMFT  couples therapist and marriage counselor for young couples

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

Andrew Fabian, LMFT

Rebecca Ruitto LMFT couples therapist and marriage counselor for young couples

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

Rebecca Ruitto, LMFT

Nick Nelson, LMFT couples therapist and marriage counselor for young couples

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

Nick Nelson, LMFT

Licensed Professional Counselor Associate 

Nicole Anderson, LPCA