Located out of Hazlet, NJ, I provide online appointments to Aberdeen Township, Keyport, Matawan, Middletown, Holmdel, Eatontown, Shrewsbury, Tinton Falls, and surrounding New Jersey areas.
Being a parent carries a lot of responsibility, and the process can be difficult and stressful. Whether you are married or single, you may have feelings as though you are on your own, especially if you are dealing with a difficult situation or behavior issues with your child. You may feel as if know one understands what you are experiencing. It’s important to address these problems, and seeking the help of a therapist and/or parent support group can help to alleviate the stress.
Why is parenting support necessary?
Sometimes a parent needs guidance when reinforcing rules and setting boundaries for their child. If a person is going through a divorce, this can affect a child or children involved. Each of this issues can affect a family unit, and its important that you don’t weather the storm alone. Seeking the support of a therapist can assist with improving parenting skills, as well as relationships between the parent and child.
What does parenting support look like?
- Therapy can be in the form of a support group with other parents, one-on-one sessions with a therapist, or may involve family counseling. Support can be helpful if you have a young child who is going through some kind of developmental or genetic disorder.
- Parenting support can take the form of group therapy which involves meeting with other parents to discuss your child’s behaviors and offer advice to one another.
If you are looking for support through parenting and the different routes it may take you, feel free to give me a call at (732) 670-3999.