Children & Adolescent Counselling

Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children 4 (WISC4) Testing

Daniel can also provide assessments when required and is

registered to perform cognitive intelligence assessments Daniel is professionally trained using the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children - Edition 4 also known as the (WISC4).

The WISC4 is the most popular assessment tool around and is used worldwide by the high majority (95%) of professionals in the mental health and education fields.

The WISC4 provides a very accurate and detailed report on intelligence and skill level in a number of different areas

If there are any deficits, weaknesses or skills gaps the WISC4 will find it and provide a very detailed analysis of the degree of deficit, weakness or skill gap and suggestions on how to move forward and treat these areas.

WISC4 testing can usually be completed within two 50 minute sessions.

Daniel works with children and adolescents aged between
4-18 years of age, he has extensive experience assisting families to overcome their challenges.

When a parent is finding it difficult to provide adequate support to a child in distress, counselling can assist both the child and the parent. Parents often wait until they're ready to lose it! Please don't wait that long. 
 

Working with children who won't listen to anyone and who display violent and or inappropriate behaviour at school, home and in the community is one of Daniel strengths. 

 

Daniel helps children learn about themselves, improve confidence and helps a child discover what they have to offer which gives them a better chance to fit in, develop friendships feel like they belong - this is hugely important!   

Common difficulties that we can assist children with are:
 

  • Anger management

  • Coping with separation/divorce of parents

  • Coping with the arrival of new baby sibling - competitive 

  • Bullying

  • Grief and loss

  • Depression

  • Anxiety

  • Self confidence

  • School transition

  • Social difficulties

  • Attachment issues

  • Behavioural issues

  • Sleep issues

  • Playing hours upon hours of xbox, playstation 

  • Violent or aggressive behaviour

  • Learning difficulties

  • Attention-Deficit Hyper Activity (ADHD)

  • Personality disorders
     

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