Teen & Family Therapy

Family therapy is tailored to each family’s unique needs. It helps family members improve communication and resolve conflicts. It may include all family members or just those able or willing to participate. Your specific treatment plan will depend on your family’s situation.

Anyone seeking healthier, closer family relationships can benefit from family therapy.

Common reasons for seeking family therapy include :

  • Divorce/Remarriage
  • Parent-child conflict
  • Problems between siblings
  • Health Issues
  • Change in Behaviors
  • Mood swings of a child or family member that is impacting others
  • Communication issues within the home
  • Child/Adolescent not following directions
  • Bereavement issues
  • Drop in grades
  • Parenting issues
  • Aggressive behaviors
  • Displaying sadness
  • Eating Disorders

Some positive family therapy outcomes are :

  • Strategies to develop and maintain boundaries
  • Fostered sense of cohesion and communication among family members
  • Promotes problem solving through understanding of family patterns and dynamics
  • Builds empathy and understanding.
  • Reduces family conflict

Studies show that family therapy is particularly important for families with members who struggle with substance abuse, eating disorders and other behavioral issues. When the whole family grows, each member is better off.

If you’re interested in learning about how I can help bring your family back together, contact me today to schedule an appointment.