LIFamilies.com - Long Island, NY


RSS
Articles Business Directory Blog Real Estate Community Forum Shop My Family Contests

Log In Chat Index Search Rules Lingo Create Account

Quick navigation:   

Child Psychologist Recommendations Please

Posted By Message

GinaBeana
LIF Infant

Member since 1/08

171 total posts

Name:
g

Child Psychologist Recommendations Please

Hi ladies,

My 6 year old daughter is worrying me. She's very disrespectful, has tantrums, and is very angry. She says that kids are mean to her at school, although I know she has friends. She is also very intolerant of my 5 year old son. I know girls are not easy, but this is occurring too often.

Does anyone have advice or recommendations for a child psychologist or other helpful program? I've tried everything I can think of. People have said she'll grow out of it, but I'm not so sure. She seems to be getting worse as she gets older and I need to nip this in the bud.

Thank you.

Gina

Posted 12/17/15 5:29 PM
 
Long Island Weddings
Long Island's Largest Bridal Resource

luckysmom
Yes it is! Going as planned:)

Member since 6/07

5334 total posts

Name:

Child Psychologist Recommendations Please

I'm having the same exact problem with my 5 year old daughter. It's getting worse rather than better and everyone is saying that she's just being a girl and she is just strong willed and will outgrow it. Yet, they don't live with her and have no idea what it's like. DH and I are in therapy mostly because of her. I'm trying to get him on board with sending her to therapy. I have no advice, but good luck!

Posted 12/17/15 5:56 PM
 

GinaBeana
LIF Infant

Member since 1/08

171 total posts

Name:
g

Child Psychologist Recommendations Please

Thank you K. Im sorry you're going through the same thing.

Posted 12/17/15 8:24 PM
 

missfabulous
#mommyneedswine

Member since 6/09

10030 total posts

Name:
Colleen

Child Psychologist Recommendations Please

Where are you located? I know an amazing therapist (not a psychologist but a licensed social worker) based in Levittown. If you are interested I will message you her information.

Posted 12/17/15 8:57 PM
 

pnbplus1
Family

Member since 5/09

5687 total posts

Name:
Mommy

Re: Child Psychologist Recommendations Please

I'm a psychologist and from my experience I recommend the following:

Psychological Health Collaborative in Roslyn (Drs. Klass, Conte and Velting)

NYU Child Study Center in Lake Success

There are licensed psychologists (PhD, PsyD) at both.

Posted 12/17/15 9:33 PM
 
 

Potentially Related Topics:

Topic Posted By Started Replies Forum
Recommendations for child rearing books? jambalady 5/31/08 2 Parenting
Recommendations for a child-free dinner.... hazeleyes33 1/17/08 8 Dining In or Out
Child Therapist recommendations Ambersmom 10/10/07 10 Parenting
Emergency-I need immediate recommendations for Child Care centers groovypeg 5/30/07 11 Parenting
Child Care Recommendations? teacherwheart 6/25/06 9 Parenting
Any recommendations for child care in Huntington? CookiePuss 6/16/06 3 Parenting
 
Quick navigation:   
Currently 77367 users on the LIFamilies.com Chat
New Businesses
Carleton Hall of East Islip
J&A Building Services
LaraMae Health Coaching
Sonic Wellness
Julbaby Photography LLC
Ideal Uniforms
Teresa Geraghty Photography
Camelot Dream Homes
Long Island Wedding Boutique
MB Febus- Rodan & Fields
Camp Harbor
Market America-Shop.com
ACM Basement Waterproofing
Travel Tom
Yoga Womb/ SECS talk

      Follow LIWeddings on Facebook

      Follow LIFamilies on Twitter
Long Island Bridal Shows