Families are makers of meaning. Our families provide each of us with a sense of identity and belonging. They encourage shared ideas and ways of viewing the world. Families are or should be a place of physical and emotional safety and security. Some of the problems our therapists can help with that disrupt the feeling of safety and security for the parents and the children are:
The Family is a System
Most family counseling takes place as a result of the parent(s) bringing their child in for treatment due to disruptive behavior or a mood disorder. And since families work as a system, the good news is, when one of the members (such as the child) makes even the smallest of positive changes, the whole system can change for the better as well. But for lasting change to take place, family counseling is ideal. With a solution-focused approach, our therapists will:
Call us today and let our experienced therapists help you get your family going in the right direction!