Children Posts:

3 Times When Family Therapy Can Be Helpful

Family therapy is a way to address pains within your family and heal accompanying wounds. - Read More

Posted in Children, Family on Feb 26, 2018

Why Sleep Is Important to Your Child's Well-being

Do your children go to bed at night with a tablet or smartphone in their room? A recent report published in AMA Internal Medicine indicates this might cause them to suffer from poor sleep and daytime drowsiness. - Read More

Posted in Children on Dec 11, 2016

Taking Your Child to a Counselor

Adults are not the only ones who stand to benefit from therapy. Taking your child to see a counselor can aid them in a number of areas: from helping deal with family stress to learning to handle their emotions. - Read More

Posted in Children, Family on Jul 18, 2016

Adoption Counseling Services at A Family Matter

The Scriptures say, “Defend the fatherless.” There is something very noble about giving a child a home that might otherwise have none. However, adoption is not easy. One must be well prepared and have the proper resources. - Read More

Posted in Children, Family on Jul 11, 2016

Child Counseling Tips: How to Handle Your Child's Lying Phase

As parents, you want to hear the truth from your kids, but more importantly you probably want them to feel they are able to share it with you. - Read More

Posted in Children on May 30, 2016

Signs Your Child Might Have an Anxiety Disorder

If your child has an anxiety disorder, you would know right? Unfortunately, the signs of anxiety are not always so clear. - Read More

Posted in Children, Mental Health on Mar 21, 2016

Autism Myths Debunked

According to the CDC, 1 in 68 children in the United States have autism. While there has been an improvement in the definition of autism spectral disorder (ASD) and better efforts in diagnosis, there are still many myths that still prevail in confusing those diagnosed and their families. Here are some myths that you might have heard about autism and hopefully they can be put to rest. - Read More

Posted in Children, Counseling on Feb 10, 2016

Can a Child with ADHD Focus?

If you are a parent or a teacher, who is getting frustrated with a child who is bored, can’t sit still, or can’t focus, please begin to look at the child’s strengths more than his or her weaknesses. - Read More

Posted in Children, Mental Health on Jan 27, 2016

Helping Children Resources

Resources to help parents learn to understand what their child is dealing with and how they can help. - Read More

Posted in Children on Dec 18, 2015

14 Helping Children Websites

A few online resources that provide helpful information for understanding what your child may be going through. - Read More

Posted in Children on Dec 09, 2015