Child & Adolescent Counselling
At Psychologists Southern Sydney (PSS) we understand children of all ages don’t come with a book of instructions, that’s why we are here to help. Over the years working in the St George and Sutherland Shire we have extensive experience working with children and adolescents on a range of issues. Many of our new referrals come from parents who have used our services and recommended us to their friends. We also have close links local GPs and paediatricians.
Our Principal Psychologist Janice Killey has spent many years working with children of all ages as a teacher, school counsellor, and psychologist. As a mother of three grown up children Janice also has firsthand practical knowledge and strategies about raising children and the myriad of issues facing parents. Four Three of our other PSS registered psychologists are also trained to work with children. and all have police checks to do so.
From toddlers, school age children, adolescents and teenagers, right through to year 12 students, if there is an issue that needs professional caring help Psychologists Southern Sydney can be of assistance to your child and your family. We tailor our style of therapy to the age of your child. Our focus is to help your children to be happier and healthier and to give parents the skills to help their child long term.
Issues affecting children or adolescents that PSS helps with include:
Self-Esteem & Confidence
School issues & refusal
Assessments and reports
Social Media and online issues
Autism and Asperger’s
Anxiety & Panic
Teenage issues & substance abuse
Trauma Grief & Loss
Disruptive behaviour disorders
Phobias & adjustment issues
Family Breakdown & Sibling Rivalry
At Psychologists Southern Sydney we work closely with parents to develop the best outcomes for your child. If needed we can work as part of a coordinated support team with your child’s school, GP or paediatrician, speech pathologist or other allied health professional. We also have Greek speaking psychologists.
We are open six days a week for bookings throughout the day and after school hours, also Saturdays. Private Health and Medicare Rebates are available on the spot.
To find out more about our services or to book a session at PSS please call 02 8381 5867.
Psychologists Southern Sydney
St George & Sutherland Shire Counselling and Psychology Services