Allison, alongside her therapy dog Walter, works with both children and adolescents and treats a variety of issues including:

  • anxiety/depression
  • divorce reaction
  • behavioral issues
  • social issues
  • family/relationship issues
  • gender identity and dysphoria
  • self-esteem
  • ADHD
  • Aspergers Syndrome
  • child or parent illness

Allison is a Registered Play Therapist and when working with children, uses a variety of Play Therapy techniques to target specific issues within children.

To learn more about Play Therapy click here.

In working with adolescents, Allison uses cognitive strategies, role-play and humor to help promote positive change. Allison understands the social and academic pressure of today’s adolescents and provides a safe place to learn and grow from life’s experiences. She helps adolescents learn new ways of thinking and behaving to help them succeed in all areas of life.