Consultation

Clients may seek consultation to discuss any concerns or inquiries about a wide range of topics including their learning skills, emotions, social skills, or behaviours. Through consultation, tools and recommendations are provided to support parents in supporting their child, which may lead to a recommendation for further assessment or therapy.

Dr. Cappadocia can provide consultations with children and youth (and/or their parents when appropriate) regarding any of the following concerns:

  • Mood (e.g. sadness, depression, low self-esteem)
  • Anxiety (e.g. general anxiety, social anxiety, phobias, obsessive-compulsive behaviours)
  • Anger and Self-Regulation (e.g. tantrums or anger/aggression outbursts)
  • Oppositional/Defiant Behaviour (e.g. oppositional/non-compliant behaviour, argumentative with adults and/or peers, parenting challenges)
  • Social skills (e.g. difficulties developing and maintaining friendships, difficulties interpreting verbal and nonverbal communication, difficulties effectively assessing social situations)

Dr. Cappadocia also provides:

  • consultations with parents and students regarding Individual Education Plans and Growth Plans within school boards; and,
  • consultations with school staff and administrators, as well as other professionals (Speech-Language Pathologists, Social Workers, Behaviour Analysts) to support students in the community and/or school environment