Do you have a 2 to 7 year old child with challenging behaviors? Do you worry about how to manage your child's difficult behaviors? If so, then PCIT might be right for you and your family!
Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) is a short-term, specialized behavior management program backed by over 40 years of research. It is designed for young children (ages 2–7) experiencing behavioral and/or emotional difficulties and their families. PCIT consists of weekly sessions conducted in the following two treatment phases:
Live coaching makes PCIT unique from other therapies. The therapist observes the caregiver and child together, then provides coaching on the skills learned in sessions. Caregivers and therapists work together to manage challenging child behaviors.
PCIT is for children ages 2 to 7 who display difficult behaviors such as:
Appropriate caregivers for PICT include: