Monday, February 12, 2024

Let’s Talk ASD.

Everything is an acronym these days. There’s AD/HD, ODD, etc. Lat’s talk specifically about something called ASD. What is it? Autistic Spectrum Disorder. Some people refer to it as “being on the spectrum”. Dr. Steven Sussman of Mountainside, NJ is someone you may want to talk to.

Dr. Sussman has dealt with kids “on the spectrum” for decades in the New York/New Jersey area. ASD is an increasingly common diagnosis for a child who simply lacks the insight to get along and understand others.

If your child has been diagnosed with ASD why not call child psychologist Dr. Steven Sussman for a free consultation? Before you do that, read Dr. Sussman's open letter to parents on the ASD tab of his website, Understanding begins here.

Thursday, February 1, 2024

Has Your Child Got Cabin Fever?

Maybe it’s time to break the routine. This time of year is the “dog days” for students. They are back to the daily grind of going to school and coming home in the freezing cold weather. Your child may be getting lazy, and you are just starting to notice it.

New York/New Jersey child psychologist, Dr. Steven Sussman, has seen it many times before. Kids start “acting up” this time of year and maybe it is time for someone who has the experience to deal with “cabin fever”. Dr. Sussman will offer some unique perspectives.

Make a free call to Dr. Steven Sussman at his Mountainside, NJ office and discuss the matter with him. Often, the answers are simply a phone call away. Talk to Dr. Steven Sussman about your child (or children) today.

Monday, January 15, 2024

Counseling for Adolescents.

Adolescents are often highly resistant to therapy…no kidding. Think of yourself at this age. You believed that you had all the answers. The truth is, there are more questions than answers when dealing with the behavior of an adolescent. New York/New Jersey child psychologist, Dr. Steven Sussman, may not have them all, but he may very well have some you haven’t thought of.

Dr. Sussman has developed some fun, friendly techniques in helping teens cope with everyday issues. Even the most apathetic may gain a great deal from Dr. Steve’s unique, but effective methods. He calls it some of the most rewarding work that he has ever done!

We invite you to watch a video on Dr. Steven Sussman’s website… After seeing it, you might feel that a call to Dr. Sussman is very much worth your time. Please enjoy and see what you think.

Tuesday, January 2, 2024

When a Holiday Break is NOT Enough.

For most kids, the holiday break which they have just come back from should have them rejuvenated. Sometimes, these transitions become much more…especially for kids that have certain outside influences which are now becoming more prevalent. A call to New York/New Jersey child psychologist Dr. Steven Sussman might be in order at this time.

Your child may find it harder to keep up with the new material that is being introduced. For them, it is somewhat like a brand-new school year. There is something else to consider. Your child may have been bullied these last few months, and they DO NOT want to return to that environment!

All in all, it is January, and a New Year might bring new concerns for your school-aged child. Dr. Steven Sussman has developed unique ways of dealing with these types of situations. New Year…new challenges. Call child psychologist Dr. Steven Sussman at his Mountainside, NJ office today.

Monday, December 11, 2023

Christmas in New York.

There are a million reasons to come to the NYC area, holiday time ranks near the top. Just begin with perhaps the most iconic piece of landscape. It’s the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree! No visit to New York City is complete without a “trip to the tree”. Child psychologist Dr. Steven Sussman invites you to see as much of this great city as possible.

Here is an idea. If you are a resident of The Big Apple, or a holiday visitor, make a plan. See the hundreds of Christmastime ideas at hand. There’s literally something for everyone. It might be the vacation of a lifetime for a visitor. Dr. Sussman of suburban Mountainside sure understands that.

Welcome to NYC. It is a great time of year to visit (or rediscover) the “greatest city in the world”. Dr. Steven Sussman will be there in 2024 to help you raise the next generation. For now, welcome to our area filled with fun for the whole family.

Friday, December 1, 2023

Child Counseling in the NYC area.

When you need therapy for your child, the choice is one of the most important you will ever make. Does your child need professional help? Whom do you call? What do you expect from the child psychologist you choose? These questions and more need to be answered to your satisfaction.

Let’s meet Dr. Steven Sussman. He is one of the more renowned child psychologists in the New York/New Jersey area. What do you expect from an effective therapist for your kid? Take a look and you’ll see that he checks all the boxes.

Dr. Steve of Mountainside, NJ has built a reputation based on his success over the decades. Kids whom he has helped are now running things, and you wouldn’t have it any other way! Contact Dr. Steven Sussman and judge for yourself. We think you will be impressed.

Tuesday, November 14, 2023

It Starts with the Parent(s).

My child therapy starts with advice to the parent(s). Child discipline and behavior starts with you…first and foremost! Of course, you know that, but until you come to terms with that, nothing I will do for your kid will have a lasting effect.

My name is Dr. Steven Sussman. I’m a successful child psychologist who has been practicing in the New York/New Jersey area for decades. My child psychology practice headquarters is in Mountainside, NJ. Let’s see if we can work together to make you a better parent.

I know that at times you become exasperated with the behavior of your child or teen. So many resort to shouting, scolding, and lecturing. There is a better way. Please let me, Dr. Steven Sussman, show you a different methodology.