What will the future hold? Can my child be taught to control his behavior? Will he be able to have meaningful relationships? Are our goals and expectations reasonable? Will life ever become “normal” for my family? I just want him to be happy and at peace with who he is.
Throughout development, individuals will experience a variety of emotional, behavioral, social and educational difficulties. Mild difficulties often are a natural part of growth and development, and through the process of overcoming adversity, a person learns new skills, develops insight and wisdom, and builds resilience. However, there are times and situations when moderate to severe problems arise, and will require professional assistance to address psychological needs.