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FAQs for Monarch Child & Family Therapy – Mental Health Therapy

1. What is Monarch Child & Family Therapy?

Monarch Child & Family Therapy is a professional mental health and occupational therapy service located in Winnipeg Manitoba that specializes in providing support and guidance to individuals, children, and families dealing with various mental health challenges across Manitoba.

2. How can therapy help my child and family?

Therapy can provide a safe and supportive space for you, your child, and your family to explore and address emotional, behavioural, and relational difficulties. Our therapists work collaboratively with you to develop coping strategies, improve communication, and promote overall well-being.

3. What types of issues can Monarch Child & Family Therapy help with?

Our therapists are experienced in helping individuals, children, and families with a wide range of challenges, including anxiety, depression, trauma, ADHD, behavioural issues, family conflict, grief and loss, and more. We provide tailored therapy approaches to suit the unique needs of each individual.

4. How long does therapy typically last?

The duration of therapy varies depending on the specific needs and progress of each client. It can range from a few sessions to several months. Our therapists work with you to establish a treatment plan and regularly assess progress to determine the most appropriate duration.

5. What qualifications and experience do your therapists have?

Our therapists are licensed mental health professionals with Masters degrees in psychology, counselling, social work and occupational therapy. They have extensive experience working with individuals, children, and families, and they continually engage in professional development and training to stay up-to-date with the latest therapeutic approaches.

6. Is therapy confidential?

Yes, therapy is confidential within the limits of the law. Our therapists adhere to strict ethical guidelines and maintain confidentiality to ensure your privacy. However, there are some legal exceptions to confidentiality, such as situations involving imminent harm to oneself or others.

7. How do I schedule an appointment?

To schedule an appointment, please complete our referral form. Our friendly staff will be in touch via email to guide you through the process, answer any questions you may have, and find a convenient time for your initial session.

8. Can I involve both parents in the therapy process?

Absolutely! We encourage the involvement of parents and other family members in the therapy process, as their support and participation can greatly enhance the effectiveness of the treatment. Our therapists may recommend joint sessions or separate sessions as needed.

9. What if my child or family member is resistant to therapy?

It’s not uncommon for individuals, especially children and adolescents, to feel hesitant or resistant about therapy initially. Our therapists are skilled in building rapport and creating a safe and non-judgmental environment to help clients feel more comfortable. They employ various therapeutic techniques to engage clients and work through any resistance.

10. Do you accept insurance?

No, we do not direct bill to insurance companies. However, check with your own insurance plan for reimbursement coverage.

11. What if I have more questions or concerns?

If you have any additional questions or concerns, we encourage you to reach out to our office. Our team is here to provide the information and support you need.

Remember, at Monarch Child & Family Therapy, we are dedicated to helping your child and family thrive. Your well-being is our top priority.