“Then she called me a…”

-6th grader


Middle school is where the rubber meets the road and kids are trying to put it all together. Popularity becomes key and self-esteem, bullying, sexuality, or school-related issues can become overwhelming.


Common concerns include:

  • anxiety

  • depression

  • defiance

  • navigating social media

  • developing identities

  • puberty & sexuality

  • homework struggles


This is a time of exciting growth for your child and your family. But life is moving fast! Child-parent conflicts can become parent-parent conflicts. And everything can be compounded by issues like anxiety, grief, divorce, or trauma.