Your Child’s Mental Health is Important – Child Therapists in Littleton
As a parent, the last thing that you want to hear is that your child is hurting. Even so much as a scraped knee causes us pain. Your son or daughter’s emotional distress, then, is even far more challenging for you to bear. Their burden is our burden, and we’re oftentimes at a loss for how to make things better.
You don’t have to have all of the answers. It’s OK. Your job is to love them and make sure they are cared for as needed. Mental health is a part of that — just like physical health. You take your child to the medical doctor when they are feeling sick. You take your child to see a skilled, professional counselor when they’re feeling blue.
Only the Best Care
Everyone can benefit from talking to an objective voice about our challenges and troubles, even more so children who may not yet have fully developed communication skills. If you child seems unhappy (or even if everything appears to be OK), a licensed child therapist can help equip your son or daughter with the skills and knowledge necessary for navigating life’s challenges.
There are many reasons your child might benefit from child therapy. Common issues your son or daughter might be facing include:
- Bullying at school
- Depression or anxiety
- Difficulty focusing
- Sadness after loss of a family member
- Difficulty in social situations
- Behavioral problems at home or school
- Anger management
- Autism concerns
In our mission to provide the best, most accessible mental health care possible, we only hire the most skilled counselors we can find — trained professionals who have worked with countless children overcome a number of obstacles — far more than we have listed above.
Many of our clinicians have been featured in news outlets such as CNN, The Boston Globe, Chicago Tribune and Counseling Today, and been published in industry trade journals, and are available for appointment this week, if not within the next 24 hours.
No matter what is going on, we are ready and able to help your child thrive in life.
***** Stacey Dirzuweit, LMFT specializes in Child Therapy.