Pediatric Counselling In Burlington

What is Pediatric Counselling?

Pediatric Counselling can be beneficial for children and adolescents to treat a variety of issues and conditions. Parents are often included to help them gain a better understanding of the issues their child is experiencing. The primary goal of pediatric counselling is to teach skills and coping mechanisms to help children and their families overcome these issues.

Benefits of Pediatric Counselling?

Pediatric Counselling can help your child realize their full potential at home, school, and within their relationships. Early intervention can positively impact the child’s trajectory in life, and significantly impact their health and well-being. Additionally, parents can also learn how to best respond to their child's needs in the process.

Pediatric Counselling promotes a welcoming and no-judgment atmosphere, to help you and your child feel comfortable and accepted during treatment sessions. An individualized treatment program consisting of skills and strategies will be provided and will be taught in a supportive manner that best suits your child's needs and personality.

Book An Appointment

At Pillars of Wellness, Pediatric counselling services are provided by Anne Marie Bankes, a Registered Social Worker and Psychotherapist.

What conditions or issues can our counsellor help with?

  • Changes in a child’s behaviour, sleep, eating, and/or mood
  • Self-harming behaviours
  • Low self-esteem or low self-confidence
  • Difficulty in social situations
  • Disinterest or decline in school performance
  • Persistent sadness
  • Behavioural concerns
  • Grief
  • Bedwetting
  • Difficulties with attention and/or focusing on tasks
  • Withdrawing from family and friends
  • Anxiety and Stress
  • Lack of motivation / Loss of interest in activities previously enjoyed
  • Difficulty with peers, bullying and anger
  • General worries, Fear of embarrassment, Worried about what others think of them
  • Perfectionism
  • Mutism
  • Separation difficulties
  • Fears and phobias

Why Choose Pillars of Wellness?

At Pillars of Wellness, in Burlington, Ontario, we are proud to provide a truly integrated care approach that employs a variety of treatments to achieve a faster recovery. Our clinic offers different services such as chiropractic, naturopathy, counselling, speech therapy, occupational therapy, yoga therapy, acupuncture, holistic nutrition, and physiotherapy.

With multiple diverse services and specialties in one place, you’ll get the best care possible — without having to look elsewhere. Pillars of Wellness is your one-stop-health solution, located right here in Burlington.