Deborah Johnson Spence

Counselor, PhD, LPC, ACS, NBC, SLP

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Deborah Johnson Spence

Counselor, PhD, LPC, ACS, NBC, SLP


Location

Offers video and phone sessions

Need to Talk, LLC
16250 Northland Drive
Suite 204
Southfield, MI 48075
(313) 924-1365

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Announcement icon Conducting secure Telehealth therapy sessions during COVID-19. Connecting is easy! Therapy is effective.
You can trust us when you need to talk to someone with expertise to either get your life on tract, to keep on tract, or find a better track. We have professionals with various specialties, who will give you unconditional positive regard and actively address your concerns. Using best practices, the method of treatment will be specifically designed for you and your particular goals. We treat depression, relationship challenges, grief, career paradigm shifts, executive function improvement, stress & anxiety, cognitive & emotional challenges, communication challenges, and personality challenges. We exercise the expert leadership and skills to help you navigate your destination.
We have a wide range of approaches used by our therapists. However all of our clients, whatever their ages, experience Person-Centered Therapy. Our goal is that our clients achieve the intentionally successful lives they desire.
I have 30 years therapy experience, and together with our staff, have over 100 years of experience. I am committed to my clients and believe that therapy could be brief/solutions focused. Congratulations on your courage to investigate change. www.needtotalktoday.com Contact us on www.facebook.com/needtotalk.today

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $120 - $200
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • ASR Health Benefits
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • BCBS Medicaid
  • Beacon
  • Blue Care Network
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cofinity
  • Coventry
  • Health Management Systems of America EPA
  • McLaren
  • TRICARE
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • License: Michigan / 6401009062
  • School: Andrews University
  • Year Graduated: 2003

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: State of Michigan / CC-UVN770177252
  • Certificate Date: 1991
  • Certificate: State of Michigan / 7101000599
  • Certificate Date: 2012

Deborah Johnson Spence's Groups

Girls to Girls

This group is designed for young ladies from 16-18 years of age. It is designed to stretch their imaginations, find and understand purpose, assess spiritual gifts, and understand themselves.

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Lunchapy

Lunchapy is an amazing experience aimed at bringing back that old fashion feeling of family solving problems over a meal. It's lunch + happy + therapy = lunchapy!!! Bring your own group or join a group. We have therapists that address a wide range of topics. So, if you do not see your interest, its probably was space prohibitive.

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Spiritual Gifts and What do I do now?

Have you ever wondered what are my spiritual gifts and how do I create a ministry in this present world? Well your gifts are tied directly to your purpose. Explore: how do I increase the talents given me? How do I get past the snares?

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Location

Need to Talk, LLC
16250 Northland Drive
Suite 204
Southfield, MI 48075
(313) 924-1365
Offers video and phone sessions

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Depression
  • Relationship Issues
  • Anxiety
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Anger Management
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism
  • Bariatric Concerns
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Career Counseling
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Illness
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Family Conflict
  • Infidelity
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Veterans
  • Weight Loss
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

Ethnicity: African-American and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Faith: Christian
Age
  • Adults
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Children (6 to 10)
Communities
  • Aviation Professionals
  • Cancer
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Clinical Supervisor for LLPC's
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Existential
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Interpersonal
  • Multicultural
  • Person-Centered
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Speech Pathology
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

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Last Modified: 27 Jun 2020
Deborah Johnson Spence, PhD, LPC, ACS, NBC, SLP, Counselor in Southfield

Deborah Johnson Spence

Counselor, PhD, LPC, ACS, NBC, SLP