It's good to talk

26th September 2003 at 01:00
Aberdeen's Take Time counselling service aims to:

* create a safe environment where children can explore their thoughts, feelings and behaviours;

* create a self-referral system which gives children options of where and when to meet;

* foster self-confidence;

* encourage self-awareness, problem solving skills and growth towards autonomy; and

* encourage open communication between the counsellor and staff andor parents, and between the child and parents andor staff, while respecting the confidences of each child.

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