Psychotherapy for children

Professional support for children and adolescents

Special events or life circumstances that affect a child's daily life can be very stressful. Psychological stress, anxiety or turmoil can affect every child sooner or later. However, every child and family deals with it differently. Don't hesitate and get in touch, we will be happy to assist you. Your child's health is important to us.

Individual psychological care by our medical specialists

Integrative pediatrics and psychotherapy

Large team of specialists for children and adolescents

Root cause identification and problem solving 

Own emergency practice in our health centre

With Youkidoc your child is in safe hands

How can we help you?

We are looking forward to a
personal conversation.

+41 61 201 01 01

Regular consultations

Mon. till Fri,
8 a.m. - 12 a.m. and 2 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Urgent appointments

Mon to Fri 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Sat 9 a.m. - 1 a.m.

Emergencies

+41 61 201 01 01

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Care & Recognition

We are happy to support you during difficult periods in your life and help you recognize your child's psychological difficulties.

Consulting & Therapy

We advise you on the subject of psychotherapy and together with you and your child we'll find the appropriate therapy method.

Psychotherapy & Support

We want you and your child to feel comfortable with us. We help your child to find the causes and work through the mental difficulties.

Psychotherapy for children and adolescents

In order to strengthen the mental well-being of children and adolescents, attention to their involvement in the family and social environment is important. It is not only the diagnosis, but also the recognition of the causes that is crucial. We accompany and support you in crises, difficult transitions in life, separations or special needs of the child or parents.

Frequently asked questions about psychotherapy for children and adolescents

When do I need to take my child to a psychologist?

This is very individual and cannot be answered in such a general way. Mental suffering, anxiety, worries and depressive moods are normal and also occur in children. 

It is important that you monitor the Duration and intensity of behavior change, especially in difficult periods in life. If you feel that your child needs professional help, feel free to contact us. Youkidoc will be happy to advise!

Is my child depressed?

Common symptoms of depression in children and adolescents are the Loss of playfulness, frequent withdrawal, and avoidance of contact in everyday life. In addition, abdominal pain and loss of appetite may also indicate depression.

Your specialists for psychological treatment

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Laura Giller

M. Sc. Psychologist, federally recognized psychotherapist

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Uwe Ratz, MD

Specialist in child and adolescent psychiatry and psychotherapy

Children's health. With all our hearts. With us, your little ones are in the best hands. Feel free to give us a call.

Treatment spectrum with Youkidoc

Prevention is better than cure. We'll make time for that. Preventive examinations from newborn to adulthood, advice on developmental, nutritional and health issues in childhood and adolescence. Of course we also support you in the safe handling of your child's illnesses.

Location Youkidoc in Basel

Youkidoc is centrally located in the Gundeli area in Basel. Right behind the Basel SBB train station.

paediatrics and adolescent medicine

Your paediatricians for regular preventive medical checkups, vaccination recommendations, advice and competent medical support in case of illness and accidents.

Child and adolescent psychiatry and psychotherapy

In order to strengthen the mental well-being of children and adolescents, attention to their involvement in the family and social environment is important. It is not only the diagnosis, but also the recognition of the causes that is crucial. We accompany and support you in crises, difficult transitions in life, separations or special needs of the child or parents.

Development Pediatrics

Our specialist consultations in developmental pediatrics focus on clarifying and advising on specific developmental issues from the newborn to young adulthood. We clarify developmental and behavioural problems, lack of concentration, sleep, crying or feeding disorders.

Pediatric Pneumology

Help in the clarification and treatment of persistent cough, conspicuous breathing sounds, stress symptoms, asthma. Allergy clarification for hay fever and asthma, initiation of desensitization.

Ultrasound diagnostics

In pediatric medicine, ultrasound diagnostics has proven to be very effective as painless and radiation-free imaging. Youkidoc offers a wide range of diagnostic examinations. Also the hip ultrasound examination of newborns.

Pediatric gynecology

When it comes to the intimate area of girls and young women, a sensitive approach is important. We are happy to help you with information or with questions about puberty and contraception. 

Integrative pediatrics

Youkidoc offers the meaningful interaction between conventional medicine and complementary (anthroposophical) medicine therapy methods for a holistic approach to treatment.

Social Counseling

The social counseling at Youkidoc in Basel together with Caritas beider Basel is made possible by the commitment of various foundations and scientifically accompanied by the Bern University of Applied Sciences.

Pediatric Dermatology

Pediatric Dermatology
We can help you identify, care for and treat your child's allergies and other skin conditions or ailments.

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Youkidoc in
Basel

Güterstrasse 90
4053 Basel
T +41 61 201 01 01
F +41 61 201 01 02
zentrum@youkidoc.ch

Emergency
+41 61 201 01 01

Urgent appointments
Mon to Fri 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. (during Basel school vacation until 6 p.m.)
Sat 9 a.m. - 1 a.m.

Regular consultations
Mon - Fri 8 a.m. - 12 a.m. and 2 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Youkidoc will be closed during the official Basel holidays.

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