We Are Child Therapists Helping Anxious & Angry Kids
Counseling for Children Ages 4-12
Lowered Anxiety & Worry
Self-Manage Big Emotions
Confidently Parent Your Chlid
IS YOUR CHILD EXPERIENCING:
Anxiety & Worry?
Anger & Negative Emotions?
ADHD and OCD?
Difficulties With Divorce?
OUR CHILD COUNSELORS CAN HELP:
Manage Big Emotions
We equip children with the tools to manage big emotions and find creative ways to self-soothe so what used to take minutes or even hours, now only takes a few moments
Increase Relational Capacity
We help children strengthen their listening skills, communication tools, and their ability to resolve problems and conflicts with family members and peers.
Clearly Communicate Feelings
We help children clearly communicate their feelings so parents don’t have to guess and can quickly provide support for their child.
GETTING STARTED WITH CHILD COUNSELING IS EASY:
Fill out the New Client Form.
Click Here to get started.
A child therapist will reach out to you to schedule an appointment. If you already have a therapist in mind, tell us when you fill out the New Client Form.
Experience growth in your child’s ability to communicate feelings, cope with anxiety, and manage big emotions.
WE PROVIDE CHILD THERAPY FOR:
Adoption & Attachment
Anger & Aggression
Anxiety & Worry
Death & Loss
Divorce & Family Transitions
Physical & Sexual Abuse
It’s not easy being a kid.
Our experienced child therapists have helped 100’s kids.
Schedule with one of our child therapists today!
“Abby has been fantastic to work with. My son is calmer and can recognize when he is becoming too angry. I feel like I understand my son and can better support him.”
“Working with Christina was an absolute pleasure! She offers the most compassionate and insightful guidance. I always felt like I had the best help.”
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FAQ’s ABOUT ADOLESCENT COUNSELING
What Is A Child Therapist?
Child therapists, or child psychologists, specialize in treating children with behavioral, emotional, or mental disorders.
These highly trained professionals may work in a clinical setting in private practices, as part of a medical team, or in a school environment.
Many child therapists are trained play therapists. Play therapy allows trained mental health practitioners who specialize in play therapy, to assess and understand children’s play.
Where Does Counseling Take Place?
Our St. Charles office is located at 1400 Lincoln Hwy, Suite A, St. Charles, IL 60174.
Our offices are right off of Lincoln Highway (Route 38) behind the CVS building. Click here from our St. Charles Office page.
Our St. Charles office provides a safe & comfortable environment where the struggles of being a teenager and be discussed openly and without judgment.
We also provide online counseling which is a great option for busy teenagers and families.
Does Insurance Cover Child Therapy?
Many insurance plans reimburse for child counseling services because it’s a subset of psychotherapy. But check with your insurance provider. Cedar Tree Counseling is in-network with BlueCross BlueSheild PPO of Illinois which often reimburses for counseling.
Can Therapy with Children Be Online?
Absolutely! While it’s ideal to have counseling sessions with children in-person, we can accommodate telehealth sessions with kiddos.
Online therapy appointments may take place via video, live chat, phone, or messaging. Most therapy sessions can be conducted via a smartphone, tablet, or computer.
Just fill out this form and mark “telehealth.”
Cedar Tree's Mission:
There are a lot of broken families who struggle to do life well together.
That’s why we help families create an environment where deeper connection & healing can happen.