Child/Teen Mental Health

19Aug 2016

GLPG clinician Tanya Tietema, MA, LLP answers some common questions & misconceptions about deciding to divorce and how the decision can impact your children.   Divorce or stay together? Parents often believe the golden rule is: “We have to stay together for the kids.” There are a lot of statistics to show that divorce causes negative effects on kids; however […]

14Oct 2015

Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) can drastically interfere with the ability to succeed in school or at work, and even in personal relationships. Especially for young adults and children, these disorders can be particularly frustrating as serve as gateways for additional problems; nearly 80% of kids that were never diagnosed & treated end up […]

13Apr 2014

Everyone, to some degree, can benefit from therapy.  In many ways, children and teens are the best candidates for to see a psychologist or counselor.  By addressing emotional issues and developmental issues early on, children and adolescents are able to learn problem-solving, the importance of seeking help, stress management, and proper emotional and behavioral responses. […]