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Welcome Alexandra France, LCSW

Published April 29, 2017

Alexandria Place Therapy, LLC welcomes Alexandra France, LCSW to our team.  Alexandra has been providing mental health services to children, adolescents, adults and families for over twelve years.  Alexandra is a Registered Yoga Teacher and has specialized training in using child centered play therapy, relaxation, mindfulness, and expressive arts modalities.  Alexandra often uses positive psychology, solution focused […]

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National Eating Disorder Awareness

Published March 5, 2017

National Eating Disorder Awareness week is February 26- March 4 The purpose of National Eating Disorders Awareness week is to bring attention and resources to those family members, friends or persons who may be concerned or in need. Eating disorders can include anorexia, bulimia and binge eating disorders and are serious illnesses that have the […]

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Introducing Mindfulness to Your Family

Published February 4, 2017

Mindfulness is a big buzz word in the mental health world today.  Mindfulness is achieving a mental state that is present-focused and aware, without judgement, of one’s own thoughts, feelings, and body sensations. It has been shown to have wonderful benefits for emotion regulation, self-esteem, focus and attention, and stress reduction.  Mindfulness doesn’t have to mean […]

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A New School Year

Published August 31, 2016

A new school year can bring about many different feelings and experiences for children. Excitement, joy, anticipation, confidence, relief as well as stress and nervousness are common feelings kids may have as summer ends and the new school year approaches. It is important to remember that some kids have anxiety in starting a new school […]

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Welcome Chloe Koutsos, MS, NCC, LGPC

Published July 17, 2016

Alexandria Place Therapy, LLC welcomes Chloe Koutsos, MS, NCC, LGPC to our team as a Resident Therapist.  Chloe’s background and clinical skills include working with children, adolescents, young adults, adults, and families and she has an expertise in treating eating disorders, anxiety, depression, and substance abuse.  Chloe’s clinical experience to date has been working with adolescents […]

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Developing Self Esteem in Children

Published March 1, 2016

Self-esteem is such a critical element in the development of children’s confidence, security, and joy in tackling the hard task of growing up.  As important adults in our children’s lives we help shape the way our children feel about themselves. Take a look at this article for more ideas about how you can make a difference in developing a […]

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