Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LMSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007
"GFM The Synergy Center specializes in mental health and substance abuse services to African Americans and people of color. We serve every population and have a team of qualified clinicians ready to meet the diverse needs of individuals in need of our services. At GFM The Synergy Center, we are dedicated to bringing satisfying relief to people who are in emotional, mental, and spiritual pain. Our licensed, caring staff offers excellent care by providing best practices in counseling, recovery and wellness services. We are confident that you will receive excellent care. "
Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Christian Counseling
(269) 203-3555
Verified
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007
View
Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Christian Counseling
"GFM The Synergy Center specializes in mental health and substance abuse services to African Americans and people of color. We serve every population and have a team of qualified clinicians ready to meet the diverse needs of individuals in need of our services. At GFM The Synergy Center, we are dedicated to bringing satisfying relief to people who are in emotional, mental, and spiritual pain. Our licensed, caring staff offers excellent care by providing best practices in counseling, recovery and wellness services. We are confident that you will receive excellent care. "
Gerald Brooks, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LMSW, SAP, CAADC, TLLP, CPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49006
"Therapy is a collaborative relationship that seeks to resolve issues, promote well-being, and personal growth. Being that life is a journey, there will be ups and downs. The therapeutic process can alleviate painful emotions, anxiety, highlight resiliency, increase insight and self-awareness, develop positive coping strategies, and manage behavioral and psychological symptoms. Regardless of the issue(s), or where you are, together we can work toward getting you where you want to be."
Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Christian Counseling
(269) 225-6384
Verified
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49006
View
Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Christian Counseling
"Therapy is a collaborative relationship that seeks to resolve issues, promote well-being, and personal growth. Being that life is a journey, there will be ups and downs. The therapeutic process can alleviate painful emotions, anxiety, highlight resiliency, increase insight and self-awareness, develop positive coping strategies, and manage behavioral and psychological symptoms. Regardless of the issue(s), or where you are, together we can work toward getting you where you want to be."
No more Other Racial or Ethnic Background Therapists in Kalamazoo - Try other Therapists below
Amber C. Walker, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, LLMFT, CAADC, ADS
Verified by Psychology Today
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49009
"Sometimes we find ourselves in a whirlwind, looking for a place that is safe to express ourselves and our needs. Here is that place...a place where you can find peace to resolve the crushing feelings of hurt, pain, and being misunderstood. Imagine a day when you are able to navigate through life effectively, communicate your needs, and accomplish your goals with less anxiety, less depression, and less anger. Awesome right? It is my intent to help guide adolescents, families, and individuals in learning healthy communication and healthy coping skills to incorporate into their daily lives. Let's learn together."
(269) 795-6914
Verified
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49009
View
"Sometimes we find ourselves in a whirlwind, looking for a place that is safe to express ourselves and our needs. Here is that place...a place where you can find peace to resolve the crushing feelings of hurt, pain, and being misunderstood. Imagine a day when you are able to navigate through life effectively, communicate your needs, and accomplish your goals with less anxiety, less depression, and less anger. Awesome right? It is my intent to help guide adolescents, families, and individuals in learning healthy communication and healthy coping skills to incorporate into their daily lives. Let's learn together."
Carol Harvey, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LMSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49009
"Helping people is my passion and I feel honored that God has placed me in a position to help those find hope and healing through the counsel I offer. I create a safe place for you to share your story and the challenges you face. My hope is that you feel compassion from me as I journey with you to healing and wholeness. It is a process and my commitment is to walk alongside you at your pace. "
(269) 280-4088
Verified
Office is near:
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49009
View
"Helping people is my passion and I feel honored that God has placed me in a position to help those find hope and healing through the counsel I offer. I create a safe place for you to share your story and the challenges you face. My hope is that you feel compassion from me as I journey with you to healing and wholeness. It is a process and my commitment is to walk alongside you at your pace. "
Stacey Lawrence, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, ADS
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49009
"Are you feeling stuck, confused, or just feel off? Do you feel like you are not living your fullest life or to your greatest potential? Now is the time to put yourself first and find what makes you come alive. Simply put, my passion lies in helping others overcome whatever is keeping them stuck. Whether it’s trauma, addiction, depression, self-doubt, or anxiety, I use a holistic approach (including hypnotherapy, CBT, solution focused, meditation, and many more) to build resilience and develop sustainable changes."
(269) 679-6217
Verified
Office is near:
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49009
View
"Are you feeling stuck, confused, or just feel off? Do you feel like you are not living your fullest life or to your greatest potential? Now is the time to put yourself first and find what makes you come alive. Simply put, my passion lies in helping others overcome whatever is keeping them stuck. Whether it’s trauma, addiction, depression, self-doubt, or anxiety, I use a holistic approach (including hypnotherapy, CBT, solution focused, meditation, and many more) to build resilience and develop sustainable changes."
George K. Lockwood, Psychologist
Psychologist
Verified by Psychology Today
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007
"I completed a postdoctoral fellowship in Cognitive Therapy at the University of Pennsylvania under the supervision of Aaron Beck, M.D. in 1983. I am a Founding Fellow of the Academy for Cognitive Therapy. My primary interest and expertise is in helping people identify and break free from the negative life patterns that underlie long-standing depression, anxiety, and painful relationships. My style is systematic, focused, collaborative and flexible. I see my first task as creating a safe and stable foundation from which clients can begin to meet their core emotional needs and grow."
(269) 993-4636
Verified
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007
View
"I completed a postdoctoral fellowship in Cognitive Therapy at the University of Pennsylvania under the supervision of Aaron Beck, M.D. in 1983. I am a Founding Fellow of the Academy for Cognitive Therapy. My primary interest and expertise is in helping people identify and break free from the negative life patterns that underlie long-standing depression, anxiety, and painful relationships. My style is systematic, focused, collaborative and flexible. I see my first task as creating a safe and stable foundation from which clients can begin to meet their core emotional needs and grow."
Cynthia Bassett, Counselor
Counselor, MA, LPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008
"Sometimes life challenges us with difficult circumstances and painful emotions. At these times we may not be able to see our way out with any clarity. A compassionate guide can be helpful. I have a deep respect for one's capacity to heal and I invite the integration of mind, body, spirit and emotions into this process. I explore with you the themes in your life that create blocks to feeling centered and fulfilled. While it is important to hear what you are saying, it is also important to hear what you are not saying, providing a deeper kind of listening."
(269) 245-0286
Verified
Office is near:
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008
"Sometimes life challenges us with difficult circumstances and painful emotions. At these times we may not be able to see our way out with any clarity. A compassionate guide can be helpful. I have a deep respect for one's capacity to heal and I invite the integration of mind, body, spirit and emotions into this process. I explore with you the themes in your life that create blocks to feeling centered and fulfilled. While it is important to hear what you are saying, it is also important to hear what you are not saying, providing a deeper kind of listening."
Barry J Brigham, Limited Licensed Psychologist
Limited Licensed Psychologist, MA, LLP, LPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49009
"It is my belief that people need truth to be emotionally and spiritually healthy. The Bible is the primary source of truth and directs the counseling services that I provide. My hope is that the loving compassion of Christ is evident in my counsel, whether I am visiting with a troubled married couple or an 8 year-old child who has been the victim of abuse. The identified desire of the client is the target of the counseling sessions and my goal to help each individual, couple or family experience freedom."
(269) 763-5051
Verified
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49009
View
"It is my belief that people need truth to be emotionally and spiritually healthy. The Bible is the primary source of truth and directs the counseling services that I provide. My hope is that the loving compassion of Christ is evident in my counsel, whether I am visiting with a troubled married couple or an 8 year-old child who has been the victim of abuse. The identified desire of the client is the target of the counseling sessions and my goal to help each individual, couple or family experience freedom."
Haili Schneider, Counselor
Counselor, MA, LLPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49001
"Greetings! I believe that the process of therapy is one of collaboration, encouragement, and challenge. I am passionate about helping clients to identify, refute, and change their negative thoughts in order to develop a positive attitude and adaptive behaviors."
(269) 371-7013
Verified
Office is near:
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49001
View
"Greetings! I believe that the process of therapy is one of collaboration, encouragement, and challenge. I am passionate about helping clients to identify, refute, and change their negative thoughts in order to develop a positive attitude and adaptive behaviors."
Stan Russell, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MAC, LPC
Office is near:
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008
"When people are hurt by trauma or severe life stressors, often they feel trapped and out of control. It is my mission in life to bring healing to broken hearts and freedom to those who feel trapped. I help my client's including children, adults, and families, to grow healthy perceptions of themselves and repair and create strong relationships so they can feel peaceful, complete and safe."
(269) 932-3054
Office is near:
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008
View
"When people are hurt by trauma or severe life stressors, often they feel trapped and out of control. It is my mission in life to bring healing to broken hearts and freedom to those who feel trapped. I help my client's including children, adults, and families, to grow healthy perceptions of themselves and repair and create strong relationships so they can feel peaceful, complete and safe."
Michael Ryan, Psychologist
Psychologist, PhD
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008
"For over 30 years I have evaluated and treated children and adults with dyslexia, ADD and other learning disabilities. In 1980, I developed one of the first programs for learning disabled college students at Colorado State University. Over the years I've been a consultant for the Air Force Academy, Harvard's Department of neurology, Michigan Department of rehabilitation and the governor of Michigan.Furthermore, I write a blog on dyslexia for the University of Michigan."
(616) 931-5030
Verified
Office is near:
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008
View
"For over 30 years I have evaluated and treated children and adults with dyslexia, ADD and other learning disabilities. In 1980, I developed one of the first programs for learning disabled college students at Colorado State University. Over the years I've been a consultant for the Air Force Academy, Harvard's Department of neurology, Michigan Department of rehabilitation and the governor of Michigan.Furthermore, I write a blog on dyslexia for the University of Michigan."
Patricia Lyman, Psychologist
Psychologist, PhD
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49006
"No matter how distressed you are by symptoms of anxiety or depression - or by relationship conflict - I will approach your problem in living as a unique growth opportunity. Initially, I may help you to reduce symptoms of distress. I teach mindfulness skills which enable greater access to feelings, sensations and thoughts. This becomes a tool for deepening relaxation and insight. I will focus on developing a solid working relationship with you compassionately, and with respect . Then we can work TOGETHER to to create a sense of direction, or a road map, in order to find a way back to 'better'."
(269) 795-6591
Verified
Office is near:
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49006
View
"No matter how distressed you are by symptoms of anxiety or depression - or by relationship conflict - I will approach your problem in living as a unique growth opportunity. Initially, I may help you to reduce symptoms of distress. I teach mindfulness skills which enable greater access to feelings, sensations and thoughts. This becomes a tool for deepening relaxation and insight. I will focus on developing a solid working relationship with you compassionately, and with respect . Then we can work TOGETHER to to create a sense of direction, or a road map, in order to find a way back to 'better'."
Alan W Strong, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LMSW, ACSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49006
"I have over 25 years experience working with teenagers, young adults, and parents. My clinical experience includes juvenile delinquency, School performance issues, Bullying, Parent/Teenager conflict, Male issues, foster care, parenting, and individual therapy. My experience has given me the ability to connect and develop a healthy therapeutic relationship with you. I utilize a strengths-based approach in therapy to draw upon the inherent strengths of individuals and families."
(269) 203-3492
Verified
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49006
View
"I have over 25 years experience working with teenagers, young adults, and parents. My clinical experience includes juvenile delinquency, School performance issues, Bullying, Parent/Teenager conflict, Male issues, foster care, parenting, and individual therapy. My experience has given me the ability to connect and develop a healthy therapeutic relationship with you. I utilize a strengths-based approach in therapy to draw upon the inherent strengths of individuals and families."
Patty Murray, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LMSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008
"Do you feel that your faith is not enough to get you through difficult times in your life? I am committed to encouraging Christian women, families, and couples to draw from their inner strength, kindness, empathy, and compassion to overcome what's holding them back. You may be suffering from frustration, anxiety, stress, life transitions and lack coping skills needed to deal with the issue at hand and move forward. I believe empathy and quality counseling are powerful tools to assist clients to build and nurture positive change. If you are ready to see changes in your life, then it is time to seek support. "
(269) 533-7045
Verified
Office is near:
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008
View
"Do you feel that your faith is not enough to get you through difficult times in your life? I am committed to encouraging Christian women, families, and couples to draw from their inner strength, kindness, empathy, and compassion to overcome what's holding them back. You may be suffering from frustration, anxiety, stress, life transitions and lack coping skills needed to deal with the issue at hand and move forward. I believe empathy and quality counseling are powerful tools to assist clients to build and nurture positive change. If you are ready to see changes in your life, then it is time to seek support. "
Margaret L Hunter, Limited Licensed Psychologist
Limited Licensed Psychologist, MS, MA, LLP, OTRL
Office is near:
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008
"Overwhelmed, confused, anxiety, frustration, stuck or numb? All relationships (marriage, partners, parenting, work) can create these feelings. Positive changes can happen with a caring and skilled professional. I work with adults and couples in issues of loss, children/adolescence, life changes, blended families, parenting, using a variety of helpful methods. I specialize in a holistic approach including cognitive therapy, DBT, marital/vocational/school issues, assertiveness, relationship support, parenting strategies, behavioral and insight based in a supportive and caring style. I have been a therapist and an educator and I have life experience that connects me with my clients."
(269) 421-0017
Office is near:
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008
View
"Overwhelmed, confused, anxiety, frustration, stuck or numb? All relationships (marriage, partners, parenting, work) can create these feelings. Positive changes can happen with a caring and skilled professional. I work with adults and couples in issues of loss, children/adolescence, life changes, blended families, parenting, using a variety of helpful methods. I specialize in a holistic approach including cognitive therapy, DBT, marital/vocational/school issues, assertiveness, relationship support, parenting strategies, behavioral and insight based in a supportive and caring style. I have been a therapist and an educator and I have life experience that connects me with my clients."
Out Stretched Hands Counseling Center, LLC, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, NCC, IMH-E, TBHI-2, SPADA
Verified by Psychology Today
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49006
"Out Stretched Hands Counseling Center, LLC (OSHCC), seek to improve the lives of individuals struggling with unwanted thoughts, feelings, behaviors that causes mental and environmental distress. Princilla Ursery is the founder of Out Stretched Hands Counseling Center, LLC. They specializes in working with diverse populations facing anxiety, depression, substance use disorders, anger, Infant Mental Health (IMH), behavior issues and any array of other mental health issues. "
(269) 743-4429
Verified
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49006
View
"Out Stretched Hands Counseling Center, LLC (OSHCC), seek to improve the lives of individuals struggling with unwanted thoughts, feelings, behaviors that causes mental and environmental distress. Princilla Ursery is the founder of Out Stretched Hands Counseling Center, LLC. They specializes in working with diverse populations facing anxiety, depression, substance use disorders, anger, Infant Mental Health (IMH), behavior issues and any array of other mental health issues. "
Sara Crouch, Counselor
Counselor, MA, LLPC, CAADC
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49001
"My approach to counseling is client focused while offering guidance through the healing process. We will work together as a collaborative team to identify the treatment path that is suited for your needs. Through my experience as a counselor, I have been witness to individuals being able to gain an inner strength that allows them to find their own direction and progress through the more difficult aspects of the counseling process. I will provide a supportive, encouraging and non-judgmental environment that allows for comfort through challenging and difficult situations, with a hopeful end result of personal growth."
(269) 359-3183
Verified
Office is near:
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49001
View
"My approach to counseling is client focused while offering guidance through the healing process. We will work together as a collaborative team to identify the treatment path that is suited for your needs. Through my experience as a counselor, I have been witness to individuals being able to gain an inner strength that allows them to find their own direction and progress through the more difficult aspects of the counseling process. I will provide a supportive, encouraging and non-judgmental environment that allows for comfort through challenging and difficult situations, with a hopeful end result of personal growth."
Nicole Roche Triplett, Limited Licensed Psychologist
Limited Licensed Psychologist, LLP, LPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007
"I received Master's degree in Counseling Psychology from Western Michigan University, with an emphasis on marriage and family therapy. I work with children, adolescents, adults and families and have experience working with delinquent and abused children in a psychiatric setting alongside of medical and psychiatric doctors. Service Kalamazoo Public/Alternative Schools facilitating groups focusing on anger management and conflict resolution. I have completed evidence based training in Motivational Interviewing as well as DBT for substance abuse. You are what you think, your mind will return to you exactly what you think. What is it that you want? Substance abuse & Anger management assessments."
(269) 405-4567
Verified
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007
View
"I received Master's degree in Counseling Psychology from Western Michigan University, with an emphasis on marriage and family therapy. I work with children, adolescents, adults and families and have experience working with delinquent and abused children in a psychiatric setting alongside of medical and psychiatric doctors. Service Kalamazoo Public/Alternative Schools facilitating groups focusing on anger management and conflict resolution. I have completed evidence based training in Motivational Interviewing as well as DBT for substance abuse. You are what you think, your mind will return to you exactly what you think. What is it that you want? Substance abuse & Anger management assessments."
Jenny Buysse, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC, NCC, GCDF, BCC
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49003
"Are you confused, lost, overwhelmed, or anxious about your next steps? I help individuals who feel lost and overwhelmed about their lives and careers, create strategic plans toward direction and career satisfaction. The anxiety and confusion created by major life transitions can be debilitating. My empathetic and compassionate nature helps individuals feel understood and find a focused path. As counselor/career counselor, I have over 16 years experience counseling individuals who are facing major life transitions including career crossroads, job loss, underemployed, career dissatisfaction, relocation, anxiety, school issues, grief, and divorce. Go to jennybcounseling.com for more information."
(269) 301-1502
Verified
Office is near:
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49003
View
"Are you confused, lost, overwhelmed, or anxious about your next steps? I help individuals who feel lost and overwhelmed about their lives and careers, create strategic plans toward direction and career satisfaction. The anxiety and confusion created by major life transitions can be debilitating. My empathetic and compassionate nature helps individuals feel understood and find a focused path. As counselor/career counselor, I have over 16 years experience counseling individuals who are facing major life transitions including career crossroads, job loss, underemployed, career dissatisfaction, relocation, anxiety, school issues, grief, and divorce. Go to jennybcounseling.com for more information."
Kristin Zimmerman, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LMSW, ACSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008
"I have been a social worker for twenty years working in public mental health agencies with children and families and adults. For the past eight years I have been in private practice. I serve clients struggling with a broad range of life issues including anxiety, depression, trauma, addiction and recovery, co-occurring disorders, parenting and family support. My specialty populations include pre-teens. adolescents, and adults. "
(269) 580-8159
Verified
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008
View
"I have been a social worker for twenty years working in public mental health agencies with children and families and adults. For the past eight years I have been in private practice. I serve clients struggling with a broad range of life issues including anxiety, depression, trauma, addiction and recovery, co-occurring disorders, parenting and family support. My specialty populations include pre-teens. adolescents, and adults. "

Refine Results

Online Therapy


How can I tell if a therapist is right for me?
Therapists in Kalamazoo are able to work with a wide range of issues.

For example, if you're seeking a marriage counselor in Kalamazoo you'll find that most therapists are trained in marriage counseling or couples counseling in Kalamazoo and couples therapy. And they welcome families for family counseling in Kalamazoo or family therapy in Kalamazoo.

How to find a specialist?
If you're looking for specialist counseling in Kalamazoo, Michigan, such as a child psychologist or sex therapist, try refining your search using the left navigation on desktop, or "refine" on your mobile device .


What method of therapy is right for me?
When it comes to treatment methods, there's no 'right way'. A couples counselor or a family counselor may use different techniques depending on the one that works best for you. Learn what to expect from different types of therapy and how they work.

How to use my insurance?
Many therapists accept health insurance. Check to see if your insurance is covered. Feel free to discuss this when you contact the therapist.