Parent Support and Consulting

Parenting Classes/Training in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. 248-973-7958

Are you a parent looking for comprehensive support and guidance for both yourself and your child's mental health? Look no further than Parent Support and Consulting at Pediatric and Adult Behavioral Counseling. We understand the challenges parents face in navigating their own needs alongside their child's well-being. From finding the right therapist to comprehending your child's unique traits, it can be overwhelming. That's why our services are specifically designed to provide you with the necessary resources, guidance, and support.

Every child is unique, and parenting approaches should reflect that. What works for one child may not work for another. That's why we emphasize the importance of personalized strategies. By working with us, you gain various benefits such as increased parental involvement, improved treatment outcomes, and reduced stigma surrounding mental health.

Our goal is to empower parents to better understand and manage their own mental health as well as their child's. Whether your child is dealing with anxiety, depression, ADHD, or any other mental health issue, our parent support and consulting services are here to help you navigate the complex world of mental health care.

We strive to establish a common ground where parents can support one another, set healthy boundaries, identify age-appropriate discipline and rewards, and enhance communication and positive relationships with their children. Together, we can create a nurturing environment for your family's well-being.

A Closer Look

  1. Parent Education

Parent education is a critical component of our parent support and consulting services. We offer educational resources to help parents better understand mental health issues, including common diagnoses and treatment options. By providing parents with this information, we empower them to make informed decisions about their child's care.

  1. Family Therapy

Family therapy is another essential component of our parent support and consulting services. We work with both parents and children to improve communication, reduce conflict, and provide the support that everyone needs. By involving the whole family in the treatment process, we can ensure that everyone is on the same page and working towards the same goals.

  1. Individual Parent Consultations

We also offer individual parent consultations to provide personalized support and guidance. This might include helping parents understand their child's diagnosis, developing strategies for managing their child's behavior, or learning how to better support their child's mental health needs. Our counselors work with parents one-on-one to address their specific concerns and needs.

Benefits of Parent Support and Consulting Services

By offering these types of parent support and consulting services, we can help parents better support their child's mental health needs and improve outcomes for our clients overall. Here are some specific benefits of our parent support and consulting services:

  1. Increased Parental Involvement

When parents feel informed and empowered, they are more likely to take an active role in their child's mental health care. Our parent support and consulting services help parents better understand their child's diagnosis and treatment options, which can lead to increased parental involvement and improved treatment outcomes.

  1. Improved Treatment Outcomes

By involving the whole family in the treatment process, we can improve communication and reduce conflict, leading to improved treatment outcomes. When parents are better equipped to support their child's mental health needs, our clients are more likely to see progress and positive changes.

  1. Reduced Stigma

Mental health issues are often stigmatized, which can make it difficult for parents to seek help for their child. By offering parent support and consulting services, we can help reduce the stigma surrounding mental health issues and encourage more parents to seek help for their child.

Promoting Positive Parenting Style

It is important to learn the importance of positive and non-disciplinary interactions that will work with your child or teen. Your therapist will teach you how to use skills that promote positive parent-child interactions by providing positive attention to the behaviors you prefer.

Sample Topics

  • Child Development Knowledge and Care
  • How to have positive Interactions with your child
  • Emotional and disciplinary communication
  • Discipline and behavior management
  • Promoting social skills or prosocial behavior
  • How to parent / co-parent effectively
  • How to help your child or teen during hardships
  • Boundaries: What are they and how do we set them
  • Teens, Social Pressures and Substances Today
  • Bullying and bullying prevention
  • Suicide Awareness, know the signs
  • and more

Additional Services

  • Attachment therapy for parents whom are struggling to connect with their children
  • Resources and parent support for those struggling with alcohol or substance abuse, eating disorders and self harm
  • Resources and parent support for those whom have lost a child or family member to suicide or homicide
  • Resources and parent support for those whom have lost a child to miscarriage, abortion, are unable to conceive, ¬†or experiencing infertility
  • Family Therapy and Blended Family Therapy
  • Marriage and Couple Therapy
  • Parents struggling to connect with their LGBTQ+ child, teen or adult
  • ADHD parent support and coaching
  • How to help your child cope with trauma
  • How to talk to your child about change, grief, trauma, mental health, emotions and more
  • How to support the one you love whom is struggling with mental health
  • and more...

In Summary

In summary, our parent support and consulting services are an essential resource for parents who are looking to better understand and support their child's mental health needs. Our counselors work one-on-one with parents and offer educational resources, family therapy, and support groups to provide personalized support and guidance. By offering these services, we can improve outcomes for our clients and reduce the stigma surrounding mental health issues. If you are interested in learning more or scheduling an appointment, please contact us today!