Children (3 - 10 years old)
Adolescents (11 - 19 years old)
Children and adolescents can face a range of difficult problems in their lives that might include sadness, anxiety, academic stress, and family conflicts. They need to learn how to understand, control and share their emotions appropriately. They also may struggle to control their behavior and the expectations of their parents, guardians and teachers. Dr. Toso helps children to work through these issues and make better choices in their lives.
In family therapy, Dr. Toso works with families and couples in intimate relationships to nurture change and development. Dr. Toso tends to view change in terms of the developmental stage of the children/adolescents along with the systems of interaction between family members. Dr. Toso emphasizes family relationships as an important factor in psychological health.
One of the most effective treatments for a wide range of emotional problems, known as cognitive therapy, deals with the way you think about, perceive, and interpret everything that is important to you including: