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Developing Self-Esteem in Children

Self-esteem is such a critical element in the development of children’s confidence, security, and joy in tackling the hard task of growing up. As important adults in our children’s lives, we help shape the way our children feel about themselves. Take a look at this article from KidsHealth for more ideas about how you can make a difference in developing a child’s self-esteem. Remember, “The way we talk to our children becomes their inner voice” (Peggy O’Mara).

Welcome to Alexandria Place Therapy!

We offer therapeutic services in Alexandria, Virginia. Our clinicians have spent their careers working with children, adolescents, and adults experiencing anxiety, depression, trauma, loss, and adjustment difficulties. We bring expertise and experience to our work and aim to offer help in vulnerable times to all our patients by tailoring treatment to their unique needs.

Working Hours
Monday to Friday 8 am - 8 pm
Saturday 8 am - 8 pm