Teenagers typically are resistant to attending therapy, but there are strategies parents can employ to make their child more comfortable with the process.
Dr. Katherine Sellwood is a board-certified clinical psychologist in private practice in Encino, California. Her therapeutic philosophy represents an integration of cognitive, behavioral, familial, and socially focused strategies. She provides pragmatic and logistical skills to achieve specific goals. Her aim is to change maladaptive behaviors and attitudes, as she believes that by changing these, a child’s core sense of self and of responsibility will ultimately become more insightful and positive.