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Frequently Asked Questions

We try our best to provide the most comprehensive information about our services. However, as therapy is a very personal thing sometimes there are questions, and we welcome them!

A Warm Welcome To Child Therapy NI

We are an innovative Child Counselling service specialising in Child Psychotherapy, based in the Derry-Londonderry area of Northern Ireland. We have over 16 years experience working with children and young people, and provide professional support and therapy for issues such as anxiety, depression and anger issues.

What We Can Help With

We're proud to have supported and nutured hundreds of children throughout years; all with the own unique challenges and goals.


Below is a summary of the areas we specialise in (although this list is not exhaustive):

  • Low self-esteem

  • Anxiety

  • Depression

  • Struggling to deal with parents' divorce

  • Excessive anger, worry, sadness or fear

  • Behaviour which is immature for the child's age

  • Continued school associated problems i.e bullying

  • Behaviour(s) which interfere with making and keeping friends

  • Problems eating or sleeping

  • Difficulty adjusting to family changes

  • Abuse

  • Difficulties dealing with change

  • Special Educational Needs (SEN)

  • Excessive shyness, withdrawn or poor social skills

  • Attached Depression etc

Latest From Our Blog


About Us

Child Therapy NI is an innovative Child Counselling and Child Psychotherapy Centre based in Derry.


Our Blog

We regularly update our blog with the latest news, literature, research, and more! Check back for new posts!

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Contact Us

We're ready to support you and your child. Simply get in touch and let's begin our journey together.

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