Undeniably, being a parent is one of the toughest jobs in the world. Focused Solutions’ therapists and consultants are happy to offer parenting consultations to support new parents in raising healthy little ones, as well as consultation to seasoned parents facing the challenges of raising older children, adolescents and teens.
Focused Solutions therapists and consultants bring a wealth of knowledge on positive parenting for apprehensive young parents, and strategies to strengthen and nurture transitional relationships with adolescents and teens.
Areas for consultation vary widely, but some examples include:
- Assist in identifying need for educational/behavioral testing
- Understanding responsibilities and expectations
- Create healthy communication in your home
- Working with your child’s school/schooling
- Setting boundaries and creating fair rules
- Raising optimistic and resilient children
- Age, work, and life-related transitions
- Promoting healthy ego development
- Finding one’s natural parenting style
- Socialization and peer pressure
- Positive discipline