Child Anger Management

Child Anger Management

Child anger can seem like it comes out of nowhere. One minute you are enjoying a peaceful afternoon at the park, and the next your child is screaming and upset because she can’t figure out how to manipulate a toy the way she wants. There are many causes for child anger. For some children, their temperament tends […]

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, […]

Child Social Anxiety – More than Normal?

Child Social Anxiety – More than Normal?

Children who are naturally shy can take some time to come out of their shells. But, if your child’s bashfulness seems extreme, it may be something more serious, such as child Social Anxiety Disorder. Children with Social Anxiety Disorder feel a sense of intense self-consciousness and fear of embarrassment that causes them to go to great […]

Best Child Therapists Use Play – It’s Time to Play!

Best Child Therapists Use Play – It’s Time to Play!

If someone referred you to one of the best child therapists, you might be surprised to learn that the therapy space looks more like a fun play room. Do you recall a time when you observed a child during pretend play and it made you smile? Just like when adults use body language to communicate their […]