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Counseling for Adolescents and Young Children

If your child is experiencing problems at home or at school, counseling can help. Family sessions or one-on-one therapy can give your child a safe environment to share feelings and learn ways to deal with problems. Children who are stressed or anxious can especially benefit from counseling to help identify challenges and develop tools to address them.

Adolescents are not children, yet not quite adults and this in-between stage can be a difficult and emotional time. As adolescents mature and become more independent, they experience stress due to school, relationships with peers and family, self image, and due to pressure to take on more responsibilities. Talking to a therapist can be beneficial for a young adult in coping with these changes and dealing with confusing situations and feelings.

Our trained therapists can assist teenagers and their parents in navigating the rough waters and tough choices they may encounter during this period in their lives.

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Why Choose Group Therapy?

Group therapy has been proven to be a positive and influential form of therapy for many individuals. Therapeutic principles of group therapy include development of socialization techniques, self-understanding, interpersonal learning, recognition of shared experiences and feelings, and increased self-esteem. 

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Making Counseling Convenient

The professionals at KishHealth System Behavioral Health Services tailor the goals of counseling to meet your individual needs, with:

KishHealth System contracts with a variety of insurance companies. If you have questions about billing and insurance, please contact the service location.

Psychiatry in DeKalb County

KishHealth System psychiatrists provide medication management and therapy for individuals age 18 and over.

In the event of a crisis after hours, call 800.373.3327. A counselor will be paged.

Online Screening 

KishHealth System offers an anonymous screening for mental health and alcohol disorders.

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