Amy Lynn Ver Wey

Limited Licensed Psychologist, MA, LLP, RPT

She/Her/Hers

Verified by Psychology Today
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Amy Lynn Ver Wey

Limited Licensed Psychologist, MA, LLP, RPT

She/Her/Hers

Verified by Psychology Today
4 Endorsed

Location

River City Psychological Services
1000 Monroe Avenue NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(219) 979-6696
Offers online therapy

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Announcement icon Currently utilizing teletherapy with clients throughout the pandemic.
Amy Lynn Ver Wey currently has a waitlist for new clients.

About

Amy (she/her) practices an active and interpersonal approach to therapy, incorporating mindfulness, popular culture, art, music, role playing games and technological aspects to modify her treatment on an individualized basis to best meet the needs of her clients. Amy identifies as a queer therapist and strives to create a genuinely warm and inclusive therapeutic environment based upon empathy, resiliency and a relatable atmosphere to help normalize mental health services.
Amy practices a gender affirmative therapeutic approach, with significant experience working with members of the LGBTQIA+ community. She has held full membership with the World Professional Association for Transgender Health since 2017 and is a WPATH Certified Transgender Health Provider. Amy runs a Trans/Non-Binary Youth Support Group-- message for details.
Amy earned her BA in Psychology from GVSU in 2012 and MA in Counseling Psychology from WMU in 2014. She has experience in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, interpersonal Therapy and is a Registered Play Therapist. Amy focuses on treating anxiety, depression, ADHD, frustration intolerance and working with the LGBTQ community.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $80 - $180
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Blue Care Network
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cofinity | First Health
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 7 Years
  • Prelicense: Michigan / 6361002639

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: APT Registered Play Therapist / T4701
  • Certificate Date: 2019
  • Certificate: World Professional Association for Transgender Health Certified Transgender Health Provider / WPATH Member since 2017
  • Certificate Date: 2021

Endorsements

Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC, LMFT

Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC

Psychologist, PhD, LP, CAADC

Location

River City Psychological Services
1000 Monroe Avenue NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(219) 979-6696
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Child
  • Anxiety
  • Transgender
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Anger Management
  • Autism
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Sports Performance
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Trauma and PTSD
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddler
Communities
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Queer Allied
  • Transgender Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Art, Music and Technology Based Psychotherapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Play Therapy
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Sandplay
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Therapeutic Role Play
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Group

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 11 Nov 2021
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Amy Lynn Ver Wey

Limited Licensed Psychologist, MA, LLP, RPT