Being an adolescent or teenager is tough. There are always new developments in technology which flip the rules of social engagement on their head. Additionally, there are sport and academic commitments, expectations from friends and parents, girlfriend problems, boyfriend problems and fashion trends. It’s not easy being a teenager. Unfortunately many psychologists shy away from having the difficult conversation with a teenager who grunts when he/she communicates or answers every question with “I don’t know”. However, Dino has had vast experience in working with adolescents across multiple different settings.
He is skilled at relating to adolescents and establishing rapport, which is the foundation of treatment. This therapeutic relationship will gently and compassionately support and challenge the adolescent to unlock their full potential in a safe and welcoming environment.