Clinical Psychology for children,

young people and adults 

in Central Sydney and the Inner West

 

Please note:

Amanda is on leave from 21 December 2018 and will not return until 15 January 2019

Psychological Assessment and Therapy

Children, young people and families attend this clinic for a range of reasons. They may be experiencing problems in their relationships with friends or with each other, they may be concerned about things such as a child having strong fears, anxiety or sadness, or behaving in ways that are interfering with their positive development. Or they may just want to learn ways to ensure they establish and maintain strong positive self esteem, confidence and resilience in children, or parents might want to enhance their functioning as parents and families.

Services include

Emotional and behavioural problems such as:

anxiety

depression

difficulties with emotional expression (for example, anger, frustration, sadness)

tantrums

hyperactivity

aggression

poor listening

Developmental disorders such as autistic spectrum disorders and developmental delay

Behaviour management and parenting support

Strengthening parent-child relationships

Building confidence and resilience in children

Stress management

Social skills training

Adoption adjustment and support