We help children and teens through psychotherapy.
You may think that adulthood presents some of life’s biggest challenges. And although that may be true, children and teens also struggle with issues that affect their performance in school, their mental health, and their happiness. As youth therapists in the Collingwood, Ontario area, we are here to help your child learn effective coping mechanisms, work through their struggles, and improve their mental health with our compassionate guidance and support.
More About Collingwood Psychotherapy & Yoga Centre
We realize that seeing a youth therapist, especially for the first time, can be a confusing, discomfiting situation for many children and teens. At Collingwood Psychotherapy & Yoga Centre, we work hard to maintain a comfortable, inviting environment where your child will feel able to sit down or go for a walk, talk, and receive support form our highly qualified psychotherapists.
We recognize that regaining and sustaining mental health is an ongoing process that requires a variety of strategies depending on the youth’s life phase and situation. This is why our youth therapists provide a variety of services that allow our patients to maintain their dignity and humanity during every phase of growth and development. We alter our strategy based on every child or teenager’s situation and issues, and we are always here to lend a listening ear and provide helpful guidance.
Having your child or teenager see a youth therapist may be one of the best things you do for their mental health. Set up your appointment today with one of our psychotherapists by contacting our office.
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FAQs About Our Therapy Services for Youth
Life is hard, and many children and teens experience difficulties that make it difficult for them to cope, move forward, and thrive. If you are interested in helping your child through a difficult situation through therapy, we have answered some common questions we receive about our practice and approach below.
What ages do you work with?
We work with children of all ages, as well as teenagers. We take a specialized approach when working with our younger clients and customize our processes to meet the needs of this younger client group. We recommend for children 13 and younger that their parent(s) book a session prior to the child being in therapy independently.
How can children & teens benefit from therapy?
Just like adults, traumatic events and difficult situations can result in emotional and mental difficulties for children. By working through these issues with the help of a psychotherapist, children and teens can effectively process difficult events and move forward.
What are the three phases of psychotherapy?
What sets your practice apart?
How can I set up an appointment for my child?
For children 13 or younger, we ask that the parent(s) book a therapy session first for our therapist to evaluate capacity for your child to continue with therapy independently. Please book your first session through our online booking tool or reach out to us directly. We will then work with you to set up a time that works for you and your child or teen.
To provide clients with an accepting, friendly space to discover their healing path and to develop therapeutic relationships that sustain, inspire and guide them.
To provide clients with highly skilled, self responsible and self aware psychotherapists and yoga therapists who are always striving to learn about advancements in their fields and to continually develop themselves.
To create psychoeducational opportunities for clients to empower them to learn about their symptoms and how they can move towards healing and growth.
To provide innovative training programs that develop highly competent, self aware, self responsible, and inspiring psychotherapists and yoga therapists.