Psychologist for Children

Our Work In Schools

Helping Children Understand their difficulties, Manage their emotions and Overcome their Fears

Therapy South Yorkshire,  can offer emotional and behavioural support for pupils within the school day. We are qualified professionals who have vast experience of working with primary and secondary pupils and pupils in specialist education provisions. 

 

Our services include:

Helping children if they have been experiencing any

  • Worry 

  • Anxiety/ Panic

  • Low self-esteem/ Self Doubt/ Low confidence

  • Self-harm

  • Low Mood

  • Anger/Frustration

  • Difficulty Identifying  their emotions 

  • Communication problems

  • Sense of Loss

  • Unhelpful thinking patterns 

We do this by

Providing 1-1 support sessions for children

  • Giving them an opportunity and time to talk 

  • Giving them an understanding of how they feel 

  • Giving them the opportunity for psychoeducation

  • Developing coping strategies.

  • Giving them the opportunity to  build confidence

  • Using CBT, DBT and mindfulness approaches

  • Available as half-day or full-day package

  • Working closely with schools, home and other external agencies to ensure each child is given the support they need to thrive. For example, we have been part of a pilot scheme to support looked after children with emotional and behavioural support through schools and with social care services.

All this can enable a child to feel

  •  More confident in identifying and expressing their emotions, anxieties and worries

  • Feel more able to relax and feel calmer

  • Feel more able to manage their mood and any frustrations

  •  Improve their communication with others.

  • More confident in taking on challenges to enable them to fulfil their potential

Other services include

  • Small group work

  • Staff Training/ INSET and Workshops for teachers

  • Workshops for Parents/Carers

This is all provided by staff who are 

  • Registered with the BABCP and BPS 

  • Fully insured, and DBS checked.

 

Feedback from previous interventions

"Amazing in-depth knowledge shared; lots of helpful information was engaging; have learnt lots and now feel more confident to help the children and myself".

"Fantastic training, I have learnt so much about mental health. I particularly enjoyed mindfulness activities."

"Enjoyed today's training very much, it made me think! Will be trying some of the techniques shown in my work and personal life. Many thanks"

If you would like to know more about how we can help your pupils and school community then please do not hesitate to get in touch either by email therapysouthyorkshire@gmail.com or telephone 07702 344208. 

 

Please also feel free to use to option to message below, we look forward to hearing from you.

 

 
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