Child Psychologist Services Available in Mississauga
Are you looking for a Child Psychologist, therapist or Social Worker in Mississauga? If you believe your child may be struggling with these issues; low self-esteem, anxiety, anger, depression, addictions, confidence, or problem-solving skills more, Positive Kids now offers services to help children manage these social and emotional issues.
Social and Emotional skill building is our speciality. If you’ve been looking for a psychologist, therapist or social worker that specializes not just in children but with social and emotional issues as well, then we have a wide array of services to consider including; afterschool programs, counselling and coaching, workshops, assessments and much more.
Our curriculum is based in teaching children a variety of skill sets in 5 competencies.
- Self Awareness
- Social Awareness
- Self Control/Management
- Relationship Skills
- Responsible Decision Making
The above competencies improve children’s experience at home, at school and socially. Ultimately if children don’t learn these skills, they will have a hard time executing them when needed. If your child has been diagnosed with ADHD, ADD, Anxiety, depression or any other issue, you can give them tools to manage their symptoms. The role of a child Psychologist typically involves assessment and diagnosis of developmental disorders such as autism or pervasive developmental disorder. They also may treat learning delays or psychological disorders such as depression or anxiety. However, many psychological problems are not diagnosed but still cause dysfunction in a child’s life. Positive Kids give parents and children an outlet to practice emotional and social issues within a safe setting and amongst other children who may struggle with the same issues.
Child Psychologist in Mississauga Activities and Programs
Activities any given day may include – videos, role plays, group activities, artistic expression and musical programs. We seek to be diverse and creative in how we teach our program. We understand we are working with children and everything we do, from décor, timing, programing – are all suited to match the needs of young people. We have affordable programs for everyone. If you have insurance and are covered by a psychologist, we accept benefit plans. We also reserve a certain number of spots for sliding scale clients.
If you are looking for a psychologist, social worker or therapist who specializes in working with children, give Positive Kids a call today. We can be reached Monday to Friday at our toll free number 1-866-503-7454.