Ryde Psychology Clinic
The Cool Kids Anxiety Program© is a skills based program and involves the child or adolescent and their parents in
The Cool Kids Anxiety Program© treats diagnosed anxiety disorders including:
Ryde Psychology Clinic uses the Cool Kids Anxiety Program© designed by the Centre for emotional Health at Macquarie University. This 10 week program teaches children and their parents how to better understand and cope with an anxiety disorder. It is designed for children and adolescents from preschool to 17 years of age. The Cool Kids Anxiety Program© has a proven record with 80% of children showing a reduction in symptoms.
Anxiety can impact on many aspects of a child’s life. It can reduce their ability to function at their full potential and result in isolation and feelings of low self-esteem.
Treatment sessions are conducted in the child’s own home with flexible session times to allow for parental involvement.
This program incorporates 1:1 sessions between the psychologist and the child, parent sessions and homework activities.