When you decide to take that next step in life to have children you more often than not will picture yourself with your child enjoying the day and playing together blissfully. Of course you will have these moments, but the moments we tend to push aside and forget about until we are dealing with them and are not sure how to go about it, are those moments of tantrums and aggression that some kids face. As the parents we do our best to keep our kids in a happy and healthy environment but we are only human and sometimes things will get a little derailed in life. Your child could be going through a quick phase, terrible two’s for example, or your child could be developing into a child who struggles to step out of the disobedience. Learning how to deal with your loved one’s in these times of their lives can directly relate to their future and how they handle life stress and situations.
Child therapy is developed and provided to help pave the path to your child’s confidence to help them in their future. Child therapy in Andover MN is provided to families to help not only the child but also the parents to fully understand what is happening in their day to day life to positively and negatively affect their child as well as to help the child understand where his or her emotions are rising from and how to control them from there. Every child is so unique to their own situation that we can’t go about their development in a step by step manner. We need to look at each child and their life as a complete unique individual and make a plan that fits the individual’s needs specifically to them.
Some very common life changes to youth can be life altering in a way that a lot of the times we, as adults, don’t fully understand. We have learned to be more resilient and take these life hiccups as they come. For the children, these events can seem like the end of the world and send your child into a tail spin. Divorce and separation is becoming an extremely common occurrence that has horrible effects on youth. Change for anyone is hard but this much change for a child can be terrifying and very stressful. Another life change that can be difficult for youth is the unspoken expectations we somehow develop over time for our children. We expect them to grow into new responsibilities. This doesn’t always come easy for youth and having unfair, unspoken expectations can cause great strain in your relationship with your child.
These are a few subjects that are worked on and brought to a more clear idea of what’s going on in our homes. Child therapy, specifically this therapist, Laurie Grengs in Andover MN, has mastered the art of flow in the home and the importance of understanding your child and your family to better your relationship with them as well as the healthy development into their future.
For more information, an appointment, or to speak to Laurie directly, call 1-(877) 572-2326 or email .