Child Counselling

Counselling is provided in a safe, respectful and supportive environment by caring and professional counsellors. Counselling for children is a specialised service which is child friendly and developmentally appropriate.

Why seek Counselling?


Counselling for children assists in various aspects of their development and can support the enhancing of relationships. Your may attend as an individual,  couple, or with any of your family members or other significant people in your life, where required.

The Child Counsellor uses a range of child friendly approaches in their practice , including:

  • Play
  • Sand and Symbols;
  • Therapeutic books/cards/games;
  • Art resources.

Child Counselling provides positive and practical ways to work on…

  • Family Conflict
  • Separation & divorce
  • Adjusting to family changes
  • Foster/adoption
  • Step-families
  • Bonding and attachment
  • Behavioural issues
  • Abuse and violence / Trauma
  • Emotional well-being
  • Excessive anger/fear/sadness/worry/aggression
  • Abuse and neglect
  • Self-esteem, trauma

Please Note:

BABI receives many requests for counselling, if you are unable to attend an appointment or no longer require counselling, we would appreciate it if you could notify us as soon as possible so we can make these appointment times available to other clients requiring assistance.