The journey from teenage years through to a young adult can be difficult for some. As young people negotiate their increasing independence,challenges may arise in the areas of friends, school, family or health. Armchair Psychology understands the depth of issues experienced by adolescents and their families.
One of the increasingly common problem areas we come across is teenagers and their relationship with body image and food. Eating disorder sufferers are now eligible for 40 psychological sessions rebatable under Medicare. Read more about our Treatment for Eating Disorders.
Our adolescent therapy is focused on seeking to establish an immediate connection and building trust. This foundational work with clients in this age group will set the scene to encourage them to work through issues and help make decisions for a positive impact in their lives. Often working in collaboration with families, we offer therapy for a range of issues and concerns including: