At SmartEdge Life Solutions we place a strong emphasis on helping your child, adolescent or young adult feel safe, understood and heard during the sessions. We aim to understand the reasons behind the challenging behaviour, low self-esteem, anxiety, depressive symptoms, etc. We work towards helping your child or young person learn how to identify their needs and how to nurture their needs so they can remain resilient during challenges, improve their self-esteem and behaviour.
Josephine also uses a range of interactive tools such as drawing, bear cards, and clay to help children and young person manage behaviour, emotions and heal from traumatic experiences. Josephine will consider the development of the child, adolescent or young adult during sessions. Sessions include counselling, psychotherapy, skills building and/or coaching. Treatments include cognitive behavioural therapy, behaviour modification, emotion focused therapy, emotion freedom technique and strengths based approach.
Josephine will work with you to bring out your best, improve the way you communicate with your family, self and others and improve your mental health.
Josephine also works with parents to help them improve their parenting strategies, share their challenges and what works well and help them find improved ways of parenting. Additionally, Josephine works with staff at their workplaces to improve the quality of care of the children they are supporting, understand about the diagnosis and how to manage challenging behaviours.
We provide support for a wide range of child and young people's challenges, including:
- Social Skills Building
- Depression, Stress and Anxiety
- Strategies to Support Learning and Achievement
- Challenging Behaviours
- Teacher and Parenting Skills