Chantelle Benko

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LMSW, EAGALA

Verified by Psychology Today
2 Endorsed
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Chantelle Benko

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LMSW, EAGALA

Verified by Psychology Today
2 Endorsed

Location

Counseling Center of West Michigan
118 South Greenville West Drive
Greenville, MI 48838
(616) 205-9126
Offers online therapy

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Additional Location

Silver Lining Counseling & Equine Assisted Therapy
GolDun Ridge Ranch
Sidney, MI 48885
(616) 205-9126
Announcement icon I offer BOTH In-Person & Telehealth sessions for those with busy schedules, in remote locations, & during social distancing.

About

Sometimes life feels like it's given us more than we can handle & we could use a bit of help finding our way. I believe that we all have struggles as well as our own individualized purpose to fulfill in life. My goal is to help you process your thoughts, feelings, & experiences so you may move forward in a healthier, more positive direction where love, acceptance, healing, & peace can be had. You deserve to live your life to the fullest & I’m here to offer you the counseling services, tools, resources, support & encouragement to overcome life's obstacles & challenges so you may do just that!
I offer trauma informed services to teens, adults, & couples to process concerns in families, relationships, school, or work that lead to anxiety, depression, addiction, PTSD, decreased self-esteem, & other issues. EAGALA Equine Assisted Psychotherapy is also an option where horses join our sessions to assist in finding your solutions, healing, & growth.
I'm here to listen, be present, & provide you with a safe & confidential setting to share your story & experiences. I offer genuine encouragement with honest insights to support your growth as you pursue these next steps at becoming your best self & I absolutely look forward to assisting you in unlocking a new promising chapter in your life!

Finances

  • Session Fee: $160 per session
  • Couples Session Fee: $160 per session
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • ASR Health Benefits
  • Aetna
  • Blue Care Network
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cofinity | First Health
  • Humana
  • McLaren
  • MultiPlan
  • Optum
  • Private Pay
  • TRICARE
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
  • Out of Network
Office staff at Counseling Center of West Michigan can assist in verifying insurance info. Please email for billing details re:EAP services.
Email me or call (616) 205-9126 with questions.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 20 Years
  • License: Michigan / 6801093734
  • School: Western Michigan University
  • Year Graduated: 2011

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: EAGALA / Equine Assisted Psychotherapy
  • Certificate: Western Michigan University / MSW and SPADA Certificate
  • Certificate Date: 2011
  • Certificate: Western Michigan University / BS Psychology/Criminal Justice
  • Certificate Date: 2003

Endorsements

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LMSW, AASW
"Chantelle is an authentic, genuine and highly competent trauma and substance abuse therapist that I've had the pleasure of knowing for 5 years both personally and professionally. One of my favorite aspects of her practice is her specialization in Equine ..."

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LMSW, CAADC
"I have known Chantelle for almost 15 years both professionally and personally. She is a highly competent and compassionate therapist. She specializes in equine assisted therapy and working with those with a history of trauma. "

Location

Counseling Center of West Michigan
118 South Greenville West Drive
Greenville, MI 48838
(616) 205-9126
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

Silver Lining Counseling & Equine Assisted Therapy
GolDun Ridge Ranch
Sidney, MI 48885
(616) 205-9126
Specialties
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Substance Use
  • Relationship Issues
Issues
  • Addiction
  • Adoption
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality (BPD)
  • Child Welfare / Foster Care
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Military, Law Enforcement, & Corrections
  • Narcissistic Personality (NPD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Faith: Christian
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
Communities
  • Body Positivity
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA)
  • Attachment-based
  • Christian Counseling
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • EAGALA Model of Equine Assisted Psychotherapy
  • EMDR
  • Eclectic
  • Experiential Therapy
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Imago
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Interpersonal
  • Intervention
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Person-Centered
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples

Links

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Last Modified: 19 Jan 2023
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Chantelle Benko

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LMSW, EAGALA