Hope Child Therapy is the only private counselling service in Thunder Bay, Ontario that focuses exclusively on children. Hope Child Therapy offers customized treatment to meet your child’s needs, abilities and developmental functioning. Therapy for your child is provided by Nicole Hotson, Registered Social Worker, Psychotherapist, and the only Certified Play Therapist in Northern Ontario & Northern Minnesota.

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Access when you need it most

You can access services for your child when you need it most, without having to be placed on a lengthy wait list. You can choose the frequency of your sessions depending on your needs. You can re-enter treatment when needed, without having to return to a wait list.

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Developmentally Appropriate Therapy

It is often difficult for children to verbally express their problems or feelings like adults do with words. However, play therapy is a powerful therapeutic approach that allows children to use their natural language, “play” to express themselves.

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