The Child, Adolescent and Educational Psychology department is the largest department at Insights. Members of this team provide assessment, counselling and therapy services to The Counselling Psychology department at Insights specialises in supporting individuals to address ‘normal’ human developmental life issues and concerns, and more long-term mental health needs. Counselling can be appropriate for children, adults, couples or families. The number of sessions needed varies across clients, and sessions typically last for 45 minutes. An intake session may take longer (90 minutes), which allows the psychologist to assess the situation and outline approaches with the client. children in schools and nurseries and to their families.

Services include, but are not limited to:

  • Individual Counseling
  • Family Counseling
  • Couples Counseling
  • Parenting support
  • Behavioural support for home and school
  • Parent/teacher training

Typical difficulties addressed as part of these services, include supporting and assessing children for such difficulties as:

  • Emotional self-regulation
  • Anger
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral difficulties
  • Career concerns
  • Confidence
  • Depression
  • Family concerns
  • Life transitions
  • Stress management
  • Trauma