PSYCHOLOGY AND CHILDREN

(Counselling Services)


BOOK AN APPOINTMENT

(East Melbourne or Hampton Clinics)

www.facebook.com/advocacyforkids

alisonbrownvic@gmail.com

Mobile: 0421 850806

 SEMINARS

AND

WORKSHOPS

(Now open for registration)

Dr Alison Brown is a registered psychologist, an experienced teacher, a parent and author. Having taught for ten years, worked as a school psychologist, and in private practice, she has first-hand experience in recognising and catering for the social, emotional, and academic needs of students. 

In homes, school and social settings, children frequently require assistance and support. With individual support, guided parenting, and advocacy in schools, children can develop skills and strategies to assist them in coping with and overcoming behavioral, emotional, social and academic difficulties or challenges.

SERVICES AVAILABLE:

  • Individual counselling
  • Family / group sessions
  • School visits / observations
  • School advocacy
  • Home visits / observations
  • Skype / online sessions

ISSUES:

  • Anxiety
  • Perfectionism & underachievement
  • Anger management
  • Friendship & social skills
  • Giftedness
  • School readiness
  • Parenting

MODALITIES:

  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
  • Narrative Therapy
  • Play Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Solution Focused Therapy
Contact information
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ENRICHMENT UNITS
math enrichment unit for 3 - 5th grade
Bringing Up Bright Kids
Bringing Up Bright Kids - A book series for parents, teachers and counselors
Bringing Up Toddlers - "Parent Workbook"
A workbook for parents on bringing up toddlers
Stories for Bright Kids
Helping bright kids cope with group work
ExpertBeacon article
Parenting and supporting gifted and highly able learners
SEMINAR - Discipline with Dignity
A seminar for parents of toddlers to tweens
Current Programs
Parenting seminars and student workshops for highly able children
SEMINARS - Parents & Educators
Informative seminars and forums for parents and educators
WORKSHOPS - Students
Math based enrichment workshops for highly able students
FREE TIP SHEET - Anger Management
Helpful tip sheet on bullying issues
FREE TIP SHEET - Friendship
Helpful tip sheet on friendship issues
FREE TIP SHEET - Intensity
Helpful tip sheet on parenting or supporting emotionally intense children
FREE TIP SHEET - Perfectionism
Helpful tip sheet on perfectionism
FREE TIP SHEET - Resilience
Helpful tip sheet on building resilience
Helping children with anger management
How can we help children manage anger issues?
Helping children with friendship issues
How can we help children understand and develop appropriate friendship skills
Helping children with issues related to giftedness
Understanding gifted / highly able children at home and at school
Building resilience and confidence
How to help children develop resilience and confidence
MOTIVATIONAL POSTERS - Anxiety
Strategies and ideas to help children cope with anxiety and worry
MOTIVATIONAL POSTERS - Anger Management
Strategies and ideas to help children cope with anger issues
MOTIVATIONAL POSTERS - Friendship
Strategies and ideas to help children make and keep friends
MOTIVATIONAL POSTERS - Perfectionism
Strategies & ideas to help children cope with perfectionism