When to Seek Therapy

When to seek therapy for your child or adolescent

These are some guidelines to consider if your child or adolescent is in need of therapy:

  • Behavior problems at school or at home
  • Poor relationships with peers or family members
  • Decline in school work
  • Refusal to attend school
  • Withdrawal from activities that were previously enjoyable
  • Sleep disturbances
  • Excessive physical complaints
  • Self-injurious behaviors
  • Thoughts of suicide or death