General Services: Children, Adolescents and Adults
Individual Art Therapy
Sibling Therapy Sessions
Specialized time-limited Groups
Services for children
Young children can often find it difficult to communicate and express themselves verbally when asked direct questions. This is especially true when they are faced with anxiety, fears and stressors. The art making process provides a way for children to communicate their thoughts and feelings without relying on words alone. Because children are naturally creative, they may be more inclined to share their needs and experiences with adults through this non-threatening method.
I provide clinical services to children who may be struggling with any of the following issues:
Death of a family member or friend
Difficulty concentrating in school
Trouble sleeping or nightmares
Dealing with the challenges of having serious illness
Services for Adolescents and Teenagers
Integrating art making into the therapeutic process with adolescents can assist in building a trusting relationship by offering a form of communication that is expressive and nonverbal. They are given the opportunity to make a statement, voice their opinions and release emotions through imagery.
The Art therapy process is used to address many challenges of adolescence and provides a safe place for self-expression and communication. I specialize in assisting with issues related to:
Initial Consultation is free of charge. A Sliding scale is available for clients experiencing financial difficulty and will be determined on a case-by-case basis. Please call or email to discuss individual hourly rates.