Teen Therapy, for older children (ages 14-17) uses board games, card games, creative arts, and/or role playing. Teens enjoy participating in these developmentally appropriate activities while also working directly on therapeutic goals.
Parents seek therapy for their teenagers for reasons including:
Therapy for teens works best when a parent, family member, or caretaker is actively involved in the treatment process. The first appointment is a parent intake appointment for me to meet with one, or both, parents. This time is used is for me to learn about your teen, your family, therapeutic concerns, goals, and any interventions that may have been attempted. Based on that information, I will explain to you a treatment plan that would involve both you and your teenager, recommendations for home, and recommendations regarding frequency and format of therapy.
My office is conveniently located on the SE corner of Lebanon & Ohio, one block from Lebanon & Preston.