Young Person, Teen and Child Counselling & Child Psychologists in York

Child Counselling in York

Childhood and adolescence are full of exciting possibilities, but they can also be times of great difficulty for many parents and young people.  Children may experience difficulties with emotions, making friends, or self-esteem that can impact their well-being.

Just like adults, children and teens need a safe space to explore their feelings and develop healthy coping mechanisms. Here at York Therapy Clinic, our experienced Child Psychologists and Child Counsellors in York understand the unique challenges faced by young people.

Our clinic provides a safe and supportive space for where children and teens can feel comfortable to explore their thoughts and feelings, develop healthy coping mechanisms, and build resilience.

Child & Young Person Counsellors in York

Our team of experienced Child Counsellors and Child Psychologists in York are able to offer support, counselling and therapy for a range of problems that children and young people might face.  

We can also offer help and support for parents that are struggling to manage children’s sometimes difficult behaviour.

We offer specific therapy, including specialist Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy (CBT) for children, and child counselling in York, to help them navigate a wide range of issues including:

  • Behavioural difficulties
  • Emotional struggles
  • Anger and temper tantrums
  • Childhood trauma
  • Social difficulties
  • Parenting support
  • School refusal or anxiety
  • Neglect
  • Self-esteem issues

Our child therapists in York are able to offer a range of approaches tailored to each child’s age and needs, including play therapy, creative activities, CBT, or other forms of talk therapy to help them feel better and overcome their struggles.

We also offer support and guidance to parents and caregivers, equipping them with tools to best support their child’s emotional well-being.

Child Psychotherapy at York Therapy Clinic

Our network of Child Counsellors and Child Psychologists are trained in a number of different approaches to help your child to overcome their problems and thrive, including:

  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT): Helps young people to challenge their negative thinking patterns and develop more helpful ways of coping with difficult situations.
  • Play Therapy: A powerful tool to help engage young children who may struggle to express themselves verbally.
  • Mindfulness: Helping children learn to focus on the present moment, manage stress, and develop a sense of calm.
  • Routine & Structured Habit Development: Helping to establish routines and healthy habits for children with conditions like ADHD or Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).
  • Family Therapy: Helpful for soothing family dynamics in a non-judgemental way that may be contributing to yours and/or your child’s difficulties.

These approaches can help your child learn to manage difficult emotions such as depression, anxiety, or anger, and overcome challenges they may be facing at home, at school, or with friends.

Contact our Child Counsellors in York

If your child or teenager is struggling, or you feel as though you are struggling as a parent, we want to help you.

We offer face to face and online appointments during the day and on evenings to help fit with your schedule.

Contact us today on 07788 129245 or fill in the form below to speak to one of our Child Psychologists or Child Counsellors and see how our child counselling services in York can help.

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Clinic locations throughout York, Online & Surrounding areas.

York Therapy Clinic, Blake House, 18 Blake St, York YO1 8QG.  

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