How does counseling help children & Teenagers?


Our childhood and teen years shape our approach to life and prospects for enjoying a happy adulthood.


Challenging behaviour is often an early warning sign to the difficulties a child may be facing.


Early intervention will help them to tackle their underlying concerns and gain the understanding and self-belief they need to change their feelings and behaviour.



  • unhappiness
  • acting up
  • isolation
  • mood swings
  • anger
  • violence
  • indifference to authority
  • truancy
  • poor academic performance
  • exclusion from school
  • drug or alcohol abuse
  • inappropriate sexual activity
  • involvement in crime
  • obsessive tendencies
  • self-harm
  • eating disorders


Philip Boddey is a Counsellor and Psychotherapist for children and young people in Peterborough, Bourne, Stamford, Oakham and Oundle areas, and also in Hitchin, Stevenage, Letchworth, Baldock and the surrounding areas.

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