What is a Psychologist?

By definition; psychology is the science of mind and behaviour.

Child/developmental psychology is an expert who focuses on the social and emotional development of children from prenatal development through to childhood and adolescence!

When should a psychologist get involved?

If you or your child needs support in:

  • Emotional regulation (meltdowns, aggressive behaviour, self-injurious behaviour)
  • Development of social skills
  • Parenting
  • Low mood concerns (i.e. withdrawal, negative automatic thoughts or core beliefs, low self-esteem)
  • Struggling academically at school
  • Behavioural concerns at school