Children & Adolescents

Bulimba Psychology receives referrals to assess and treat children and adolescents from all over Brisbane and interstate. We have excellent relationships with Paediatricians and General Practitioners and we work closely with parents and teachers to educate and assist with a child’s cognitive and behavioural change.

Throughout early childhood, parents may seek help for:

  • Concerns with a child’s development.
  • Parent-child relationship issues.
  • Support for children experiencing parental separation and divorce.
  • Managing a child’s difficult temperament or behaviour.
  • Assisting a child with disabilities.
  • Sibling rivalry in the family.

Throughout the school years, parents, teachers, and children may seek help for:

  • Problems with transition between schools and into new grades.
  • Support for children experiencing parental separation and divorce.
  • School refusal.
  • Bullying.
  • Learning difficulties.
  • Poor peer relationships.
  • Low self esteem.
  • Behavioural problems.
  • Family relationships.
  • Illness and injury.

Throughout the adolescent years, adolescents and parents may seek help to deal with:

  • Conflict between adolescent and parents.
  • Support for adolescents experiencing parental separation and divorce.
  • Depression.
  • Anxiety.
  • Stress management.
  • Peer pressure.
  • School to work transition.
  • Sexuality issues.
  • Drug and alcohol problems.
  • Identity issues.

Our Services

  • Psychological counselling and treatment for children and adolescents aged 5 to 17.
  • Play-based and child-friendly therapies.
  • Family interventions.
  • Behaviour management.