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Should I Seek Family Counseling?
The more serious the emotional concerns of your child the more important it is to get assistance in making positive changes. Sometimes, change is difficult to accomplish even with the best efforts from parents and teachers. But, how do you know if counseling is warranted. The conversations in your family about counseling can be hard ones. We suggest that you review a couple of articles on this very important decision before you begin that process.
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