The Child and Family Counseling Center - PAAR
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The Child and Family Counseling Center

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Breaking the silence. Building Strength.
  • Be patient and believe your child.
  • It was not their fault and they did nothing wrong
  • Call PAAR at 412-431-5665 to schedule an appointment

About the Child and Family Counseling Center

The Child and Family Counseling Center at PAAR has provided specialized trauma treatment services to child and adolescent victims of sexual abuse and their families for over 39 years. CFCC clients’ ages range from 3-18 years of age.

Sexual abuse can have long-lasting effects not only on children, but also on the entire family. Therefore, PAAR addresses the needs of the child victim and the entire family/caregivers through a variety of Evidence Based Practices.

PAAR’s comprehensive treatment approach includes: Trauma -Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Art Therapy, Play Therapy, and Parent and Family Counseling based on Attachment Theory and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR).

PAAR’s unique atmosphere includes art studios and play therapy rooms for children. PAAR’s Child and Family Counseling Center staff has extensive experience working with children and families. The center is led by Carlos Golfetto, Ph.D., LPC, NCC, ACS and staff is comprised of licensed mental health professionals.