Franklin Lakes child counselor

Franklin Lakes Child Counselor

Child therapy in Franklin Lakes Being a child and growing up is not easy. Learning to operate in a social environment can be stressful for the young child, navigating the restrictions of society, personalities of peers, wishes of their parents, teachers and compromising their own wants and needs to meet all these other considerations is often overwhelming. When they become too overwhelming and begin to affect the child’s happiness and ability to operate our Franklin Lakes child counselor at Mars & Venus is ready to help. We’ve been aiding children and families as they face the many difficult problems associated with growth, behavior and relationship development. Our Franklin Lakes child

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Franklin Lakes child counselor

Child Counselor in Ramsey

Counseling services for children in Ramsey Mars & Venus is a counseling service for those seeking a child counselor in Ramsey. We provide services for teens, families, adults and children in a safe and warm atmosphere. Founded by Richard Drobnick, LCSW, DCSW and Morrisa Drobnick, LCSW, some of our areas of specialty include life coaching, marriage and family counseling, counseling for substance abuse and bereavement counseling. We welcome most insurance plans and can meet with patients during the day, evening and even on weekends as well as teleconferencing. We speak Spanish as well for those clients who are Spanish speaking. We have multiple locations for those seeking a child counselor

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Ramsey family therapist

Adolescent Counseling in Ramsey

Counseling for Adolescents in Ramsey NJ If you are a parent to a teenager, you know how stormy their sea of emotions can be—and it can be disconcerting when you do not know exactly how your child is feeling and how you can help them. One common issue that adolescents face is a lack of self-esteem. Here at Mars & Venus, our adolescent counseling in Ramsey can help your teenager build up her self esteem again, and therefore to feel confident in school, social situations, and in progressing to the next level of life. Our adolescent counseling in Ramsey is centered around providing specialized, compassionate, and professional care. Many adolescents

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New Mothers and Counseling in Franklin Lakes and Bergen County, NJ

Morrisa Drobnick, LCSW, staff writer and advice columnist of “KIDS Magazine” answers a question about being a new parent. Q – I am new to the area and don’t know anyone. I have a six month-old little girl and I feel like I am going crazy. Any suggestions? L.R. in Oakland A – Get out of the house – even with your child! Find a parent group in your community. Many churches, temples, libraries, or meetup.com have “Mommy and Me” or similar programs where you can go to socialize. Many are geared towards new moms. New moms need to feel comfortable and motivated to take control of their new roles

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Fighting and Conflict in Front of the Kids – Bergen County

Fighting and Conflict in Front of the Kids Kids model themselves after the important adults in their lives, their parents. They learn to imitate adult behavior, model what it means to be a man or a woman, and learn about relationships between men and women. When parents respect and value each other, their children learn about equality in relationships. There is no such thing as a conflict-free marriage. Parents will argue and disagree, but when parents often argue heatedly and are disrespectful to each other, they teach their children undesirable lessons. Angry voices, negative facial expressions, constant yelling, and hurtfulness toward one another teach kids how to be hostile. Sometimes

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Family therapist in Ramsey

Explaining Death to Children – Bergen County

Morrisa Drobnick, LCSW, staff writer and advice columnist of “KIDS Magazine” answers questions about children and grief and bereavement. Preschool children cannot understand that death is permanent and non-reversible; therefore, they do not see death the way teens and adults do. When someone they know dies, young children do not always express grief through tears, so we can miss the signs that they are grieving. The way we handle the death of a loved one teaches our children a lot about life. Morrisa asks her readers how they have explained death to their children. Don’t say the deceased is “sleeping” – this makes the children afraid to go to sleep

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Family therapist in Ramsey

Ramsey Beating the Post-Vacation Blues

Beating the Post-Vacation Blues by Morrisa Drobnick, LCSW, staff writer and advice columnist of “KIDS Magazine” So long, Summertime. Good-bye swim clubs, beaches, lakes, and camps! Farewell to fun. Parents and kids alike have a tough time re-adjusting to the real-life demands of school and work. The problems of re-entry take on many forms, depending on the length of the vacation, the ages of the kids, and whether or not both parents work outside the home. Some people resist the change of pace. People have to deal with having their time tightly structured once more. When vacation ends, kids have to be more disciplined and that creates certain tensions in

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