For Teens & Family Therapy
Mount Vernon Counseling Center
“Why are you doing this to me?”
“You’re ruining my life!”
“Just leave me alone!”
As a teen in today’s world, you face more pressures than ever before – both from your friends and from your family. From the struggles of popularity in today’s social media-influenced world to balancing homework and extracurriculars, it can be a real challenge to cope with the ever-changing experiences you may be facing. Family therapy works with families and couples in intimate relationships to help create resolutions that help resolve conflict, and other stressors within the family system. Often times families seek counseling because there is opposing views of the problem.
Family relationships are an essential part of people’s lives that can be compromised due to poor communication, member to member conflict, or personal issues that affect the whole family. Our family therapists are trained and experienced clinicians whose goal is mend those issues using techniques and strategies that foster growth and acceptance.
Outcomes of Family Therapy :
Develop and maintain healthy boundaries
Foster cohesion and acceptance
Builds empathy and growth
Reduces family conflict