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"My background includes: Hospital primary care, High school teaching, High school counseling, Non-profit agency counseling (including foster care), and Private Practice Counseling. My teaching experience prepared me to understand teenage perspectives and challenges. I enjoy helping with adjustments, depression, anxiety, family and relationship issues with both teens and adults. I have a passion for helping families heal. In addition, when appropriate for clients, I enjoy counseling from a spiritual perspective. I DO ACCEPT THE MEDICAID PROVIDERS: Meridian, McLaren, Molina, and also accept Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan."
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"My background includes: Hospital primary care, High school teaching, High school counseling, Non-profit agency counseling (including foster care), and Private Practice Counseling. My teaching experience prepared me to understand teenage perspectives and challenges. I enjoy helping with adjustments, depression, anxiety, family and relationship issues with both teens and adults. I have a passion for helping families heal. In addition, when appropriate for clients, I enjoy counseling from a spiritual perspective. I DO ACCEPT THE MEDICAID PROVIDERS: Meridian, McLaren, Molina, and also accept Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan."
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"I enjoy counseling children, adolescents & adults in addressing their cognitive, behavioral & emotional challenges. I support my clients through individualized therapeutic approaches to help them understand & express their emotions in developmentally appropriate & healthy ways. I provide therapy for children, adolescents & their families experiencing challenges such as divorce, adoption, anxiety, depression, bullying, self-esteem, medical procedures, domestic violence, abuse & neglect, grief & loss, self-harm, trauma and PTSD. I also offer counseling for military families and understand the unique stress they face. I utilize a strengths-based approach to counsel children, teens & adults to help them gain confidence in their abilities to face challenges head on."
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"I enjoy counseling children, adolescents & adults in addressing their cognitive, behavioral & emotional challenges. I support my clients through individualized therapeutic approaches to help them understand & express their emotions in developmentally appropriate & healthy ways. I provide therapy for children, adolescents & their families experiencing challenges such as divorce, adoption, anxiety, depression, bullying, self-esteem, medical procedures, domestic violence, abuse & neglect, grief & loss, self-harm, trauma and PTSD. I also offer counseling for military families and understand the unique stress they face. I utilize a strengths-based approach to counsel children, teens & adults to help them gain confidence in their abilities to face challenges head on."
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"I enjoy helping children address cognitive, behavioral and emotional challenges through the use of therapeutic play. I partner with parents supporting them in strengthening their relationship with their children. I have worked with many families experiencing various difficulties such as divorce, domestic violence, abuse, trauma, anxiety, grandparents raising grandchildren, abandonment and grief and loss for over twenty years. I am a Registered Play Therapist Supervisor and train other therapists how to become skilled therapists and obtain their credentialing of Registered Play Therapists. I also conduct trainings, teaching professionals how to be effective while working with children."
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"I enjoy helping children address cognitive, behavioral and emotional challenges through the use of therapeutic play. I partner with parents supporting them in strengthening their relationship with their children. I have worked with many families experiencing various difficulties such as divorce, domestic violence, abuse, trauma, anxiety, grandparents raising grandchildren, abandonment and grief and loss for over twenty years. I am a Registered Play Therapist Supervisor and train other therapists how to become skilled therapists and obtain their credentialing of Registered Play Therapists. I also conduct trainings, teaching professionals how to be effective while working with children."
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"Twenty-two years of experience working with vulnerable children, challenged adolescents and diverse families dealing with conflict has given me a deep respect for meeting others exactly where they are. I am an energetic, engaging and experienced clinical social worker that has a passion for connecting with others for the purpose of facilitating growth, healing and empowerment. I have a direct approach and believe human beings innately possess a desire for self-healing and self-determination, my role is to support your facilitation of this powerful process. "
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"Twenty-two years of experience working with vulnerable children, challenged adolescents and diverse families dealing with conflict has given me a deep respect for meeting others exactly where they are. I am an energetic, engaging and experienced clinical social worker that has a passion for connecting with others for the purpose of facilitating growth, healing and empowerment. I have a direct approach and believe human beings innately possess a desire for self-healing and self-determination, my role is to support your facilitation of this powerful process. "
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"I love the work that I do in helping people learn how to find a fresh perspective on where they are, where they want to go, and how to get there. My gift is in my ability to easily connect with people and I create an environment where we work together to get results. In addition to face-to-face counseling, I am also a certified Life Coach and Tele-Counselor which means that we can work by phone/web, if needed. I have been practicing for over 17 years working with adults, couples, families and adolescents. I opened up Grace Counseling Professionals in an effort to bring counselors together to make a difference in our community. "
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"I love the work that I do in helping people learn how to find a fresh perspective on where they are, where they want to go, and how to get there. My gift is in my ability to easily connect with people and I create an environment where we work together to get results. In addition to face-to-face counseling, I am also a certified Life Coach and Tele-Counselor which means that we can work by phone/web, if needed. I have been practicing for over 17 years working with adults, couples, families and adolescents. I opened up Grace Counseling Professionals in an effort to bring counselors together to make a difference in our community. "
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"I work with frustrated parents, kids and teens with behavioral/mood issues, searching young adults, and individuals dissatisfied with their life. Life is a journey, at times through the journey we can lose our sense of direction, hope, and purpose. I would like to come along side of you on your journey, and help you find solutions so you can move forward!"
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"I work with frustrated parents, kids and teens with behavioral/mood issues, searching young adults, and individuals dissatisfied with their life. Life is a journey, at times through the journey we can lose our sense of direction, hope, and purpose. I would like to come along side of you on your journey, and help you find solutions so you can move forward!"
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"I have over 18 years of experience working with many age groups. I am a Registered Play Therapist and have worked with troubled children as young as age 2. I also work with adults of all ages to assist them in addressing and processing issues such as anxiety and depression and to make changes that will improve their lives."
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(231) 290-5116
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"I have over 18 years of experience working with many age groups. I am a Registered Play Therapist and have worked with troubled children as young as age 2. I also work with adults of all ages to assist them in addressing and processing issues such as anxiety and depression and to make changes that will improve their lives."
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LMSW
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"Are you just going though the motions of every day life? Are you exhausted and find yourself unfocused and overwhelmed, yet completely underwhelmed? Perhaps, you are struggling with chronic illness and pain but still feel the weight of the world rests on your shoulders? Do you find yourself escaping into social media or yet again binge watching another season of The Office or another Holiday baking show on Netflix? You sacrifice your sleep, diet, and well-being for everyone else and are starting to feel emotions of resentment and anger."
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"Are you just going though the motions of every day life? Are you exhausted and find yourself unfocused and overwhelmed, yet completely underwhelmed? Perhaps, you are struggling with chronic illness and pain but still feel the weight of the world rests on your shoulders? Do you find yourself escaping into social media or yet again binge watching another season of The Office or another Holiday baking show on Netflix? You sacrifice your sleep, diet, and well-being for everyone else and are starting to feel emotions of resentment and anger."
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"I am passionate about empowering individuals to reach their full potential. I am here to help kids, parents, new moms, and individuals who are looking for a refresh to their lives. I love coming along side individuals where they are at. I spend time getting to know you and your story. We all have a story to tell and I am here to listen in a safe, and caring way. My work with children is through play and I am passionate about including parents in the process. "
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"I am passionate about empowering individuals to reach their full potential. I am here to help kids, parents, new moms, and individuals who are looking for a refresh to their lives. I love coming along side individuals where they are at. I spend time getting to know you and your story. We all have a story to tell and I am here to listen in a safe, and caring way. My work with children is through play and I am passionate about including parents in the process. "
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" I am a child and family therapist with 15 years experience who is passionate about helping parents and children connect and enjoy each other. I specialize in all areas of early parenting including prenatal, postpartum, young children and their families. I am endorsed as an infant mental health therapist and have extensive experience working with many different concerns including behavioral challenges, sleep, anxiety and mood/emotional regulation issues. "
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(231) 218-6664
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" I am a child and family therapist with 15 years experience who is passionate about helping parents and children connect and enjoy each other. I specialize in all areas of early parenting including prenatal, postpartum, young children and their families. I am endorsed as an infant mental health therapist and have extensive experience working with many different concerns including behavioral challenges, sleep, anxiety and mood/emotional regulation issues. "
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LMSW
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"For the past 20 years I have had the privilege of working with children, teens, adults, and their families who are struggling with trauma, relationship issues, anxiety, grief and loss, depression, health issues, school or work problems. I have significant training working with childhood trauma and attachment issues. Many of my clients want to change some patterns that are preventing them from living the life they want or achieving their life goals. My approach to therapy is collaborative and draws from my experience in relationship-based, cognitive behavioral therapy, and family systems work."
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(616) 965-2946
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"For the past 20 years I have had the privilege of working with children, teens, adults, and their families who are struggling with trauma, relationship issues, anxiety, grief and loss, depression, health issues, school or work problems. I have significant training working with childhood trauma and attachment issues. Many of my clients want to change some patterns that are preventing them from living the life they want or achieving their life goals. My approach to therapy is collaborative and draws from my experience in relationship-based, cognitive behavioral therapy, and family systems work."
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"I have been in private practice as a psychologist in Traverse City for over 25 years and provide psychotherapy to teens, adults, and older adults in a safe, respectful, confidential setting. I work with people experiencing depression, anxiety, panic, stress, grief and loss, as well as difficult life adjustments such as divorce, cancer and other serious illnesses, and family issues. I will work collaboratively with you to clarify what is important to you and help you live in a way that is personally meaningful. I believe it is important to create a life that includes purpose, social connections, fun and balance."
(231) 935-0790
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"I have been in private practice as a psychologist in Traverse City for over 25 years and provide psychotherapy to teens, adults, and older adults in a safe, respectful, confidential setting. I work with people experiencing depression, anxiety, panic, stress, grief and loss, as well as difficult life adjustments such as divorce, cancer and other serious illnesses, and family issues. I will work collaboratively with you to clarify what is important to you and help you live in a way that is personally meaningful. I believe it is important to create a life that includes purpose, social connections, fun and balance."
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"I enjoy working with a diverse range of clients to help overcome barriers and illuminate their paths to a brighter future. I have experience working with individuals facing anxiety, depression, grief, relationship discrepancy, family disfunction and every day life obstacles. To better serve my clients, I use evidence based practices within a therapeutic setting. It is my goal to provide individual's with counseling they will enjoy, even when the situation is not preferable."
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"I enjoy working with a diverse range of clients to help overcome barriers and illuminate their paths to a brighter future. I have experience working with individuals facing anxiety, depression, grief, relationship discrepancy, family disfunction and every day life obstacles. To better serve my clients, I use evidence based practices within a therapeutic setting. It is my goal to provide individual's with counseling they will enjoy, even when the situation is not preferable."
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"If your marriage has too much conflict, too little togetherness, or it just feels like you've gone in different directions, I can help you get back on the track you want to be on. Some times the patterns that are developed in marriage need a little jolt in order to shift onto a better path. Working on these issues with practical tools in the context of your life in Christ gives you resources that are unavailable simply working on these things yourselves. If you are an individual struggling with anxiety or depression or relational problems, I can also help you with a plan and tools to handle life more effectively."
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"If your marriage has too much conflict, too little togetherness, or it just feels like you've gone in different directions, I can help you get back on the track you want to be on. Some times the patterns that are developed in marriage need a little jolt in order to shift onto a better path. Working on these issues with practical tools in the context of your life in Christ gives you resources that are unavailable simply working on these things yourselves. If you are an individual struggling with anxiety or depression or relational problems, I can also help you with a plan and tools to handle life more effectively."
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"Life can be diffcult; talking can help. My goal is to help a person, within the context of safety and confidentiality, confront the issues which burden a person. At times this may involve talking about our past. At other times counseling may involve learning new skills and discovering new ways to deal with situations in a way that is healthy. Sometimes the process of counseling involves discomfort and can be challenging. What I provide is a listening ear and a willingness to walk with the client on the journey of life. Counseling is a positive step."
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"Life can be diffcult; talking can help. My goal is to help a person, within the context of safety and confidentiality, confront the issues which burden a person. At times this may involve talking about our past. At other times counseling may involve learning new skills and discovering new ways to deal with situations in a way that is healthy. Sometimes the process of counseling involves discomfort and can be challenging. What I provide is a listening ear and a willingness to walk with the client on the journey of life. Counseling is a positive step."
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"LIVE LIKE IT MATTERS. What if the deepest and truest things about you aren’t your struggles, your addictions, or your failures? Sure, they may be there and it doesn’t help to hide or deny them. But, what if they aren’t even close to being the truest thing about you? What if there’s more? A lot more? "
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"LIVE LIKE IT MATTERS. What if the deepest and truest things about you aren’t your struggles, your addictions, or your failures? Sure, they may be there and it doesn’t help to hide or deny them. But, what if they aren’t even close to being the truest thing about you? What if there’s more? A lot more? "
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"You may feel difficult emotions such as anxiety, stress, depression, irritability, anger, moodiness, unhappiness, or just plain "stuck." Perhaps you are struggling with a traumatic event. You know that something needs to change or even tried changing, but did not get the results you hoped for or know where to start. I believe all of us has a unique life story that influence the person we are today. By understanding your story, I assist you in making meaningful change. My goal is to provide a safe place for you to tell your story and support you on your journey to wellness."
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"You may feel difficult emotions such as anxiety, stress, depression, irritability, anger, moodiness, unhappiness, or just plain "stuck." Perhaps you are struggling with a traumatic event. You know that something needs to change or even tried changing, but did not get the results you hoped for or know where to start. I believe all of us has a unique life story that influence the person we are today. By understanding your story, I assist you in making meaningful change. My goal is to provide a safe place for you to tell your story and support you on your journey to wellness."
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"I enjoy working with all age groups across the lifespan on a variety of issues and life challenges, but my specialty is working with adolescents, young adults, and adult woman. Much of my career has been spent working with at-risk youth, as well as leading skills training groups for adolescents and adults. As a working, professional, mother of four, I also truly identify with and enjoy helping women create a sense of balance between work and family."
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"I enjoy working with all age groups across the lifespan on a variety of issues and life challenges, but my specialty is working with adolescents, young adults, and adult woman. Much of my career has been spent working with at-risk youth, as well as leading skills training groups for adolescents and adults. As a working, professional, mother of four, I also truly identify with and enjoy helping women create a sense of balance between work and family."
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"My goal is to build skills that support emotional well-being and fulfillment in life. I work to meet clients where they are to address some of life's difficult concerns. I work with my clients to effectively develop treatment and practice skills to achieve emotional wellness goals."
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"My goal is to build skills that support emotional well-being and fulfillment in life. I work to meet clients where they are to address some of life's difficult concerns. I work with my clients to effectively develop treatment and practice skills to achieve emotional wellness goals."
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"Mental Wellness Counseling is a Traverse City Counseling Practice and a Holistic Mental Health Center. At Mental Wellness Counseling we use a holistic perspective, addressing the the "whole" person. Our counselors use their passion, experience and specialties to help you heal from traumatic experiences, address symptoms related to anxiety and depression, help you strengthen your relationships and help guide you through the journey of finding the best version of yourself. "
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"Mental Wellness Counseling is a Traverse City Counseling Practice and a Holistic Mental Health Center. At Mental Wellness Counseling we use a holistic perspective, addressing the the "whole" person. Our counselors use their passion, experience and specialties to help you heal from traumatic experiences, address symptoms related to anxiety and depression, help you strengthen your relationships and help guide you through the journey of finding the best version of yourself. "

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Generally for children ages 3 to 11, play therapy is a form of counseling that relies on play to help therapists communicate with children and understand their mental health. Because children develop cognitive skills before language skills, play is an effective way to understand a child. The therapist may observe a child playing with toys--such as playhouses and dolls--to understand the child's behavior and identify issues.

If you're looking for play therapy in 49686 or for a 49686 play therapist, these professionals provide play therapy, play therapy children, child play therapy, play therapy for children, sandplay therapy, family play therapy and group play therapy. They include play therapists, play psychologists, play psychotherapists and play counselors.

How can I tell if a therapist is right for me?
Therapists in 49686 are able to work with a wide range of issues.

For example, if you're seeking a marriage counselor in 49686 you'll find that most therapists are trained in marriage counseling or couples counseling in 49686 and couples therapy. And they welcome families for family counseling in 49686 or family therapy in 49686.