Adult Children Won’t Leave Home

Adult Children Won’t Leave Home

Parents look forward to every milestone in their children’s lives. From the arrival of a child’s first tooth to their first and last days of school, children are moving closer towards independence with every passing day. Each phase is exciting, and maybe a bit somber, as they leave their childhood days behind. But when adult […]

Children with Autism and Anxiety

Children with Autism and Anxiety

The autism community estimates that children with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) diagnosis have co-occurring disorders at a rate of 70-84%. However, other needs related to social-emotional functioning and learning often go undetected because the autism diagnosis is the primary focus of intervention. While these children may be receiving excellent support for their ASD-related behaviors, […]

Psychoeducational Testing at Schools

Psychoeducational Testing at Schools

After carefully reviewing your child’s homework assignments and test grades, you notice that he or she just isn’t grasping some of the concepts in reading, writing or math. There seems to be little or no progress and you’ve been up at night worrying about your child falling behind. This might be a good time to […]

Art Therapy for Children

Art Therapy for Children

Have you ever caught yourself doodling? Or do you remember playing with colors, paints, and markers when younger? You may recall feelings of openness and creativity. Those are just two of the experiences that make art therapy effective for children. Why Use Art Therapy? It’s not always easy for kids to open up to a new person and […]