Child and Adolescent Mental Health Pathway

What makes Serendipity a good choice to support your child and family?

Within our team, we have a core team of specialists from a range of specialisms, including psychology, occupational therapy, psychotherapy, counselling and nursing, who have longstanding experience and specialist training in working with children, young people, adolescents and their families as their area of specialism. We appreciate that working with children and young people requires commitment, creativity and energy so these are the characteristics of the team we have built. Each of our clinicians has a specialist skillset and are experienced and trained in a range of evidence-based therapeutic modalities equipping them to work in the most effective way with young people and their families.

What services are offered within the child and adolescent pathway? 

We have a number of revolutionary offerings within the company, including our therapeutic group and consultation model for parents seeking support in parenting their children in the most reflective way.

Some of the therapeutic services we offer within this pathway include: 

  • Empowering Parents Therapeutic Parenting (EmPaTh) group
  • Specific parenting consultation for single or multiple issues
  • Therapeutic parenting 
  • Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy (DDP)
  • Theraplay 
  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) 
  • Family and systemic therapy 
  • Creative therapies integrating art and play methods and active walk and talk sessions
  • Dialectical behaviour therapy for adolescents (DBT-A)
  • Mindfulness 
  • EMDR and childhood trauma interventions
  • Adoption Support Fund (ASF) funded interventions for adopted children and families 
  • Training and consultation packages for schools 
  • Sensory integration and occupational therapy interventions 
  • ASD / ADHD psychoeducation and guidance 

Formal assessments we offer within this pathway include:

  • Psychological assessment of therapeutic needs 
  • Adoption Support Fund Assessment 
  • Assessment of attachment 
  • Cognitive and learning assessment 
  • Neurodivergence / Neurodevelopmental: ASD & ADHD assessment 
  • Sensory integration assessment 
  • Diagnostic assessment (i.e. for PTSD, OCD or other condition) 

If you would like to book an initial consultation with us, please get in touch. 

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