Strengths-based

Therapy for kids

Strengths-based

Therapy for kids

ThinkWise recognises that kids can experience their own set of personal challenges.
Our child clinical team utilises a strengths-based therapeutic approach to assisting children in managing a variety of issues.
How We Help

Our child and adolescent team members are experienced in assessing and working with the social, emotional and behavioural wellbeing of children and their families, and tailoring treatment to most appropriately meet those needs.

Our clinicians utilise a variety of therapeutic approaches in working with children including cognitive behaviour therapy, motivational interviewing, acceptance and commitment therapy, mindfulness, circle of security, dyadic therapy and virtual reality therapy.

Please note that we are unable to complete ADHD or Autism assessments at this time.

Our child and adolescent team members are experienced in assessing and working with the social, emotional and behavioural wellbeing of children and their families, and tailoring treatment to most appropriately meet those needs.

Our clinicians utilise a variety of therapeutic approaches in working with children including cognitive behaviour therapy, motivational interviewing, acceptance and commitment therapy, mindfulness, circle of security, dyadic therapy and virtual reality therapy.

Please note that we are unable to complete ADHD or Autism assessments at this time.

Our child and adolescent team are skilled in dealing with a range of issues that children can experience, including:
  • Adjustment

  • Social and friendship issues
  • Bullying
  • School refusal
  • Social skills training
  • Anxiety including worrying, test anxiety, social anxiety
  • Depression
  • Self harm
  • Fears and phobias
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Developmental concerns
  • Body image issues
  • Family focused therapy including family dynamics and tensions
  • Coping with separation and divorce

Meet our Childhood team

Here to Help

Easy Appointments.

Reach out in a way that suits you. Ask any questions you might have.

Ashlyn, Mary, Jacob and Sue can find a time that works for you. We’re here to help.

ThinkWise is an LGBTIQAP+ friendly, non judgemental, welcoming environment.

Get In Touch

Let us support you in overcoming the challenges and struggles you or your loved ones may be facing in life, utilising evidence-based treatments in a warm and friendly environment.

Our role as mental health clinicians is to support you in achieving balance, harmony, and a high level of quality of life.

If you are very lucky, when you come in and see us you may have the opportunity to meet arguably Adelaide’s most antisocial therapy dog, Wallace the westie, or our Scottish Terrier MacDuff.

See our team bios for more information.