Dr. Adler spoke at the National Counseling and Psychotherapy Conference on how child psychologists and child counsellors should use a wide range of strategies in providing psychotherapy services. Psychologists and counsellors who specialise in psychotherapy for children and teenagers recognise the difficulty in choosing the most appropriate therapy strategies as children have a wide range of behavioral problems.
The criteria for an Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is the same for both boys and girls based on widely accepted diagnostic systems. It has been widely reported that boys are four times more likely than girls to be diagnosed with ASD.
Recent news in Hong Kong may have confused and frightened many of our children. As adults, it’s a challenge for many of us to remain calm after seeing videos and photos of, hearing about and even witnessing these events.