SERVICES: Family

Hope for Parents

Adolescent Boys
Boys at this age are seeking greater power and privilege often without the responsibility and maturity to handle more. These needs often create conflict in parent-son relationships. We meet with parents and sons to develop a communication that will foster healthy negotiation and resolution to conflicts.

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Children Exhibiting Opposite Gender Identification Behavior
Parents of teens typically discover their son or daughter has same sex feelings or relationships through voluntary disclosure or accidentally. Because parents are often new to the issue, we provide therapy to help parents navigate through the maze of complex decisions and emotions to make the best choices on behalf of their child.

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Adolescent Disclosure of Homosexual Feelings
Parents of teens typically discover their son or daughter has same sex feelings or relationships through voluntary disclosure or accidentally. Because parents are often new to the issue, we provide therapy to help parents navigate through the maze of complex decisions and emotions to make the best choices on behalf of their child.

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The Next Step
The next step is to make an appointment to discuss your specific circumstances. We listen carefully to your needs and provide options for you to consider in caring for your son or daughter. All sessions are confidential. You may contact me at (510) 396-5748 or email at: info@apokata.com
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Robert Brennan
M.A., MFT
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