Child Therapy Groups

  • Presented By: Toronto Psychological Services
  • Speaker / Facilitator: Jancy King, M.Ed., C. Psych. Assoc. & Sandra Riley, CWC
  • Topic Area: Group Counseling, Children, Instructional

  • Start Date: 04/10/2010
  • Duration: 10 Weeks
  • Daily Schedule: 3:30PM - 5:30PM
  • Recurring: Every Saturday for 10-weeks beginning April 2010
  • Registration Deadline: Parents, please call to set intake interview

  • Location: 4920 Dundas Street West, Suite 205 Etobicoke, Ontario, M9A 1B7
  • Fee Info: please call to learn about fees
  • Open To: Children

  • Contact Information: Please go to our website for location and contact information. It is necessary for parents to attend an intake interview prior to the beginning of any group.


Groups for children: April & May 2010


A group for boys aged 10-11 that addresses:


[    Anger management, conflict resolution, bullying

[    Being assertive without being aggressive

[    Cooperation, responsibility & trustworthiness

[    Understanding the feelings of self and others

[    Suited to children with clinically significant behavioural problems, ODD or CD


A group for girls aged 10-11 that addresses:


[    Getting a friend and being a friend

[    Insight into your thoughts and feelings

[    Great relationships with family and friends

[    Peer pressure and learning to be true to yourself

[    Suited to girls with serious social difficulties or diagnosis of Aspergers


A group for boys & girls aged 4-5 that addresses:


[    Learn how solve problems/understand your feelings

[    Learn responsibility and to think before you act

[    Learn how to make good choices

[    Be the best ‘Me’ you can be

[    Find out everyone has feelings and how to share them


In a small group setting, kids talk, play and share their thoughts and feelings within a safe, accepting environment. This leads to a feeling of safety and belonging. Each child has an opportunity to be heard in a way that supports and encourages self-disclosure. All 3 groups are weekly, begin in April 2010 and held for 10 weeks.


Psychological fees are covered by most insurance benefits. Interview/intake session required prior to group start. Please call us for details.



Fees covered by employee insurance benefits and/or tax deductible