Kids Play

Children are resilient! But they often have emotional/social/organizational struggles that counseling can improve.  We treat the following issues in children ages 3-18.

  • Academic and School Issues

  • ADHD

  • Adoption issues

  • Anxiety

  • Attachment Issues

  • Behavioral issues

  • Bullying and Peer Issues

  • Depression

  • Disruption in family issues

  • Divorce

  • Impulsivity

  • Oppositional Defiance

  • OCD

  • Severe Presentations

  • Self-Esteem Issues

  • Self-Harming

How do I know if my child needs counseling?

Sometimes parents are living with an issues so long and it seems so normal to them, but they don't realize that depression, ADHD, anxiety or other issues might be the cause of struggles for them and their child. Our counselors are available for a free 20-minute phone consultation to help you determine if you child's symptoms are just normal for kids in their stage of development or if they have an issue that needs treatment.  Please call 224-232-8057 to set up a free consultation. 

We use the following modalities to treat these issues:

  • EMDR

  • Child-Centered Play Therapy

  • CBT

  • Game Therapy

  • Art Therapy

  • Mindfulness

  • Communication and Assertiveness

  • Theraplay

  • Resourcing

  • Social Skills Education

  • Enhancing Emotional Regulation

  • and many others.