EQUI-FORMED THERAPY   

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We can help with the following:


  • Mistrust/Ambivalent or Insecure Attachment and Bonding
  • Lack of or Minimal Autonomy: Excessive Dependency
  • Separation Disturbances or Anxiety
  • Sleep Disturbances
  • Eating/Feeding Disorders
  • Nurture Starvation: desperate for attention, affection, validation
  • Indiscriminate with Physical contact vs. Desensualized
  • Excessive Crying and Irritability
  • Feels Different, Inferior
  • Unresponsive
  • Difficult to Comfort
  • Despondent
  • Startle Response
  • Failure to Thrive
  • Shame, Doubt, Guilt
  • Sense of Worthlessness/Emptiness
  • Poor Coordination (Large Muscle and/or Fine Motor)
  • Passivity
  • Lethargy
  • Fearful and Anxiety
  • Impulsivity/Hyperactivity
  • Sexualised Play
  • Sexual Over-stimulation
  • Excessive and Misplaced Affection: confusion of affection and sexuality
  • Bedwetting, Soiling
  • Dissociation from Body Parts
  • Excessive Response to Pain
  • Avoidance of Pain Response: Fearful of Illness/Injury
  • Stereotypy/Habit Disorder: intentional and repetitive body-rocking, head banging, biting, picking nose or skin, mouthing objects, hand-shaking/waving
  • Sense of Differentness
  • Difficulty in Relationships with peers and adults: fear, avoidance of intimacy, conflict, distance, dependence
  • Poor Body Image
  • Self-Mutilation
  • Avoidance of Abuse Stimuli (reminder of abuse/neglect)
  • Regression: Behaviour and Language Patterns
  • Withdrawal, Depression, Apathy
  • Aggression, Antisocial Behaviour, Oppositional-Defiant, Rebellious
  • Anger and Rage
  • Excessive Compulsive
  • Excessive Compliance
  • Hyper-vigilance
  • Perception of Self as Victim, increased vulnerability
  • Identity Confusion - Identity Disorder
  • Suicidal Ideation; Suicidal Attempts
  • Language Delays
  • Learning Delays
  • Academic Declines
  • Distracted and/or Inattentive
  • Inability to Concentrate    

Some of the Special Needs we Serve:


  • At-risk youth
  • Depression
  • Confidence, trust and self-esteem
  • Emotional and behaviourally challenged
  • Developmental delay
  • Learning disabilities
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • ADHD/ADD
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Mood Disorders
  • Anxiety Disorder
  • Stress Disorders
  • Head Trauma/Brain Injury
  • Speech Impairment
  • Substance abuse
  • Terminal Illness
  • Visual Impairment
  • Physically, mentally or emotionally abused
  • Weight Control and Eating Disorders
  • And many more...