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COUNSELLING PSYCHOLOGY

How good is your conflict resolution skill?
Every person will have to learn how to deal with interpersonal conflicts. These conflicts can happen between friends, colleagues, family

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When does a conflict turn unhealthy?
Interpersonal conflicts are common, and happen between people for various reasons. It can be an argument or disagreement over how

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3 Benefits of counselling
The modern world is a hectic place with many complexities that can be seen and unseen. If you live in

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Is listening as important as speaking?
The ability to speak well and verbalise meaning, intent, and feelings is incredibly important. It is how we transmit ideas,

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Is there a way to use stress to our own advantage?
Many of us feel stress because we are in a hurry. We are faced with this mental schedule which must

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Can anxiety overwhelm people?
Anxiety is an emotion that leads to excessive fear, worry, and apprehension. It’s perfectly normal to experience fear, worry, or

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Is shame avoidable?
Shame can be an uncomfortable feeling. It is a painful form of vulnerability that can take a toll on us

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Can self-talk ever be beneficial?
You might have heard people say that people who talk to themselves are crazy, or at least identifies someone as

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How to overcome self-destructive thoughts
If you find yourself in a constant state of worry and anxiety about the unpleasant things that might happen before

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SPECIAL EDUCATION

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How do I help children with communication and speech disorders?
For many people, communicating with others is an easy and effortless task. For children with communication and speech disorder, they

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What do you do if your child’s speech development seems slow?
If you are unsure about how your child’s speech and language is developing because they may appear to be unresponsive

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How do you help children with speech disorders?
Speech disorders affect anywhere from 8-9% of the population and can include issues with stuttering, slurred speech, and can also

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How common are learning disorders?
It is estimated that up to 10% of the population are affected by specific learning disabilities, and children affected by

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Does ADHD only affect children?
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a disorder that affects up to 11% of children between the ages of 4

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What types of issues are dealt with in Play Therapy?
Play therapy is a form of psychotherapy and counselling that allows children experiencing loss, trauma, emotional, or behavioural issues to

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Dealing with special needs as a family
A child with special needs requires special attention and considerations. It’s not just the child that is affected, but their

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How do I prepare my special needs child to succeed?
It is every parent’s wish to see their child be successful. Some of the common success route are in ensuring

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How do I know if my child has a learning disorder?
Children with learning disorders will have on-going difficulties in processing and retaining information. This will negatively affect reading, writing, spelling,

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PLAY THERAPY

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What types of issues are dealt with in Play Therapy?
Play therapy is a form of psychotherapy and counselling that allows children experiencing loss, trauma, emotional, or behavioural issues to

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Will my child benefit from Play Therapy?
Play Therapy is an intervention strategy to help children safely communicate and express their feelings and thoughts naturally in order

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How does Play Therapy help with childhood trauma?
If you have ever tried to help loved ones experiencing prolonged, acute stress or someone trying to deal with a

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Will Play Therapy help my child?
Play Therapy is a form of psychotherapy and counselling that uses play in a non-directed method to allow the Child

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How effective is Play Therapy?
Play Therapy is an intervention strategy to help children safely communicate and express their feelings and thoughts naturally in order

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Let your child experience the power of Play Therapy!
Come and experience Play Therapy with CAE! If you feel your child is having some trouble coping with loss, trauma

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Does it mean anything for a child to play with sand?
We don’t often attribute meaning to how children play or even what they decide to play with. They seem to

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Play Therapy is more than fun and games
Some people may think that Play Therapy is just children playing with toys and having fun, but it’s important to

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What is Nondirective Play in therapy?
Especially at a young age, children are not always able to properly vocalise the complexity of their feelings or the

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