Parenting is the toughest job one will ever do in their lifetime. Are you finding yourself at a loss of what to do with your adolescent child? Worried that they are going to cause long term damage in their life? Three Rivers Counseling may be able to help you and your child.
Adolescence (puberty to young adulthood) is a time for trials, figuring out how one fits in the world, friendships, and a further look into one’s identity. With this development, some adolescents may struggle. Confusion for children at this age is prominent; increasing their risk for struggling with what is right or wrong. Substance Abuse, Self Mutilation, Suicidal Ideation, Conflict with parents, and Eating Disorders are signs your child needs immediate assistance.
Parents often visit Three Rivers Counseling at a loss of what to do with their child. Although counseling has been proven to be effective, it is just a small part of the whole picture. As a trained Social Worker, also with a Psychology background, Tiffany Thorson works with children for community supports as well as within the sessions. Three Rivers Counseling typically work with adolescents the majority of sessions, however parents are also welcome as the adolescent allows.