Parental counseling helps families resolve parenting conflicts. Counsellors can also help families cope with the emotional stress of parenting. While children bring happiness and joy to parents, it is not an easy task. The intense competition for children to study in Hong Kong, or raising children with special educational needs puts an immense amount of stress on parents.
Family counseling can assist parents and children in dealing with negative emotions such as depression and anxiety and improving the parent-child relationship.
The Education Department encourages mainstream schools to accept SEN students and implement inclusive education.
The methods and beliefs of how both parents and their elders raise their children are often a source of tension in the marriage. Effectively parenting together for a couple not only benefit the development of a child/children, it can also ensure a harmonious marriage life.
Many parents are in their mid-life crisis phase when their children reach adolescence, which adds to the challenges of raising teenagers. You can share your experience with our experienced counselors and allow us to support you. We can help you find emotional relief from parenting stress, as well as the ways to establish a good intergenerational relationship.
EMOTIONAL DISTRESS IN CHILDREN
Parents who experience parenting issues may experience chronic fatigue, reduced ability to handle children, or distancing from their children and family members. Parents may experience burnout by caring for their children. Burnout is highly associated with health problems, addictions and depression, and it is advisable to seek professional help if you find yourself experiencing problems with parenting and feeling burnout.
PARENTS WITH SEN CHILD
Although we believe that every child is unique, some children require more support, such as learning, emotional and behavioral support, than others. By understanding each child’s unique needs, professional psychological counselors can formulate different programs for children to learn and grow happily, thereby enhancing the parent-child relationship