Child Psychologists and/or Child Counselors in Half Moon Bay CA.


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Child Counselor

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

Within Driving Distance of Half Moon Bay, CA

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Child Counselor

Sean Faulkner, MFTi

Marriage and Family Therapist Intern

Within Driving Distance of Half Moon Bay, CA

I find that counseling with children is most effective with the cooperation and collaboration of the child's parents or primary caregivers. Together with you, the child's parent/guardian, I will develop a treatment plan for how we can best meet your child's needs. Issues in younger children can sometimes be symptoms of issues in the family system, so family involvement is an essential component in supporting your child.

Child Counselor

Jayn Rajandran, LMFT, CGE, DTS, MA I/O Psychology

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Within Driving Distance of Half Moon Bay, CA

Children can benefit from therapy if they are currently facing stressors. It helps children develop problem-solving skills and also the value of seeking assistance before things get hard. I help the children and their families cope with stressors, that results in emotional and behavioral issues. I am able to assist children who are currently dealing with school stressors, such as homework, test anxiety, peer pressure or a significant life event such as the death of a family member, friend,pet and from a divorce. I help children and family members with tools and skills to cope with changes in the behavior, appetite, social functioning, sleep, which affects all other family members.

Child Counselor

Alice Locke-Chezar, MFT, ATR

Marriage & Family Therapist, Registered Art Therapist

Within Driving Distance of Half Moon Bay, CA

In my practice I work with young children with a variety of difficulties from controlling their anxiety, anger and tantrums, to getting along better with friends and siblings and parents. I also help them with school difficulties that include failing grades, and behavior issues. I work with the child, parent and often the teacher to remember what Erikkson taught that "behind each behavior is a feeling". My goal is to help the child access their feelings, and in a safe place, explore their feelings and behavior while learning tools to help contol them so they can live happy and fulfilled lives.

Child Counselor

Laurie Chandler, MA

LMFT 86949

Within Driving Distance of Half Moon Bay, CA

Sandplay therapy, art and play therapy help young children communicate. Children usually cannot put their concerns into words. They may not know what is bothering them. The forms of therapy I use give children a place and way to communicate and work through issues related to tension in the home, divorce, death, abuse, bullying, separation anxiety, new-school/grade fears, anger and other emotions. I work privately with the child and consult with the parents to help their child have a happy and healthy childhood.

Child Psychologist

John Snyder, Psy.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Within Driving Distance of Half Moon Bay, CA

I provide a 10-week structured parenting program to help the parents of children who have been diagnosed with ADHD, who are behaving in oppositional, out of control and defiant ways. You will learn the origins of problematic child behavior and the ways in which you may be unwittingly reinforcing it. I will work to help you improve your relationship with your child by teaching you how to powerfully shape your child's behavior with praise instead of punishment. I will also teach you how use punishment more effectively when it becomes necessary.

Child Counselor

Jason Esswein, M.S., LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

Within Driving Distance of Half Moon Bay, CA

Children have not yet learned how to shield themselves from conflict, negativity, etc. Therefore, they are akin to "sponges," soaking up whatever they are exposed to. I provide children with a healthy, authentic space in which they can connect with their feelings through play and discussion. I also work with parents on styles of communication (those they might use with their children as well as their spouse/coparent) that may be inadvertently affecting children.

Child Counselor

René Bairos, RCC, MA Counselling Psychology, BA

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Within Driving Distance of Half Moon Bay, CA

Working with children is both a challenge and an honor. When children require therapy, it can be a very stressful time for the family so it is important that the care provider also seek help. The collaborative, personalized treatment plan has the potential to provide life changing support and can minimize the effects of trauma. Together, through play therapy, art, and some talking, the events unfold and the child receives clinically sound, nurturing care to provide emotional safety and learn healthy coping skills.

Child Counselor

Erin Rosenblum

Within Driving Distance of Half Moon Bay, CA

Are you struggling with your children's behavior? Are your children behaving in ways that are disruptive to the family or people around you? Does it feel as if your children are running the show? If you answered yes to any of these questions and your looking for something to change then call today and set up an appointment. I can help you find the tools that you are looking for. Call today and ask for your free 15 minute phone consultation by mentioning theravive.

Child Counselor

Daniel Davis, M.A., LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Within Driving Distance of Half Moon Bay, CA

There is nothing more important than we do in life than parent children. Raising healthy children is an important part of your legacy. Watching your children struggle with sadness, fear, or anger can feel very upsetting. Children can benefit greatly from play therapy, because children naturally work though their psychological issues with play. I started working with children from 3 to 12 in 1996 at Almaden Valley Youth Counseling Services. Success with children involves parents and teachers. If a child's parent are willing to participate in the counseling process, then much can be accomplished. A secure bond between the child and parents is critical.


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Child Psychologist in Half Moon Bay CA.

If you have children who need professional counseling, a child psychologist Half Moon Bay CA, child therapist with Theravive is the best place to turn to. Each Half Moon Bay CA child psychologist with us has experience and training working with children and understands the unique dynamics involved in the treatment of a child in California. We hope you will contact one of our Half Moon Bay CA children's therapists or child psychologists for Half Moon Bay, CA child counseling services and assessment.

Welcome to our network of California therapists who specialize in counseling for children. A Half Moon Bay CA child psychologist or child counselor is a vital resource for helping your child move through and heal from difficult issues for healthy development. All of the therapists and psychologists listed here specialize in helping children and do so with caring and compassionate values that are important to you. Choose a qualified child psychologist Half Moon Bay, CA, or select a Half Moon Bay CA child counselor to begin the vital process of healing and helping for your loved one.