Heal. Grow. Transform.

Counseling in Grand Rapids, Michigan

You’ll achieve optimal health and wellness while getting to the root cause of what you’re experiencing. Our counselors, therapists, and consultants are invested in your deep and transformative healing. We pride ourselves in being accepting and non-judgemental–there is no shame, blame, or stigma here.

Counseling

We believe in an integrative model of care that empowers people. We are honored to work with our brave clients. Counseling can bring relief, resolution, clarity, freedom, or help you overcome a challenge.

EMDR Therapy

EMDR is an integrative psychotherapy methodology that has been proven effective for the treatment of trauma, anxiety, depression, intrusive thoughts, bad memories, insomnia and more.

Family & Child Counseling

Family counseling and counseling for children/teens can cause enormous positive changes in a child’s behavior, ability to focus, emotional issues, and more. Sometimes, the entire dynamic of a family needs a tune-up—we are here for you.

Trauma & PTSD

Our goal is to help our clients understand how trauma affects them as a whole person. We have multiple advanced modalities proven to help you recover from Trauma. We work with our clients to help them feel like themselves again by reunifying their thoughts, emotions, and physical feelings.

Trauma-Informed Counseling Center at Health for Life

Where Transformation Begins

Health for Life Grand Rapids features therapists who aim to help you achieve optimal health and wellness. We are here to help you get to the root cause of any issues you experience; we are not just offering a simple fix or a pat answer. We are invested in deep and transformative healing in mind and body. We are trauma-informed counselors and consultants who understand the human body and nervous system and how brain science applies to our lives. At the same time, we value authenticity, compassion, and empathy, and are devoted to taking time with all those we work with. We will help you get your sense of purpose back.

“Nicole Cain, ND MA is an incredibly talented healer, the best I’ve ever had. She gives you more than 7 minutes, nods, pokes, and writes a script for pills. She is like nothing you have likely seen before in healthcare.…” Read More

A Health for Life Client

“I am the consultant I am today in large part because of Nicole Cain, ND MA. There is no better Naturopathic consultant that I have worked with who has an amazing ability to relate to her clients. She is tough,…” Read More

Dr. Ronald Matthias

Professional Clinician

“I'm pleased to recommend Paul as a talented and diligent therapist. During our time together as clinicians at Jewish Family and Children's Service, we facilitated adolescent therapy groups and staffed with each other regarding the clients and families we were…” Read More

John Lynch, MDiv, LCSW

Professional Clinician

“Paul, I think I know why I can be open with you and not all of the other counselors I have seen. Because I deep down truly and fully and in my heart BELIEVE that you CARE, about me, and…” Read More

A Health for Life Client

Counseling for Trauma in Grand Rapids, Michigan

The Trauma-Informed Counseling Center of Grand Rapids is proud to be a wing of Health for Life Grand Rapids. We house multiple counselors and therapists who specialize in the latest empirically-proven clinical therapies to help treat trauma and PTSD, as well as trauma-induced depression, anxiety, and relationship difficulties.

Get Started With A Complimentary Consultation

Are you ready to make powerful changes in your life? Our clinicians have the tools to make this easy. Explain what you’re looking for, and we’ll match you to the right counselor for you.

Over 10,000 studies have demonstrated that if there are two groups of people with similar problems, those who receive counseling will be better off than 79% of those who do not receive counseling.

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Where Transformation Begins

Health for Life is considered the trauma-informed counseling center of Grand Rapids, as we have multiple EMDR and Somatic Experience Therapy certified counselors. All of our clinicians are trauma-literate: From our Clinical Hypnotherapist who offers clinical support, to our Naturopathic Consultant, we take your health seriously. We would like to offer you the gift of Health for Life—it is time to step into your journey toward wellness.

Health Courses

Take a course, change your life. Powerful health courses help you work through anxiety, depression, liver health, women’s libido issues, men’s health, parenting young adults and more. Jumpstart your health with a course you can take from anywhere, anytime.

Online Counseling

According to research studies, online counseling is just as effective as in-person therapy. And the adjustment to working online takes most people as little as 10-15 minutes for people to get used to the new format.

Hypnotherapy

Clinical hypnotherapy uses modern hypnosis methods along with other beneficial modalities such as guided imagery for a client-centered approach to healing transformation.

Naturopathic Consultation

Are you ready for expert education and analysis from a Naturopathic Consultant? If you have never heard of a Naturopathic Consultant, that is because they are not licensed doctors in Michigan yet. However, 26 other states have already recognized the expertise these consultants can bring--in Michigan you are able to have expert education to help you on your health journey.

What We Can Do For You

Overcome Your Challenges

  • Find meaning again and decrease depression
  • Learn to deal effectively with anxiety
  • Identify the root cause of why I feel the way I do
  • Learn how to handle anxiety, stress, and anger and feel better
  • Thrive during challenging life transitions
  • Overcome self-destructive behaviors, addictions, and habits
  • Start getting past my past Understand the behavior of myself and others better.

Improve Your Life

  • Improve my relationships with my children.
  • Learn to have the healthy boundaries I deserve in relationships.
  • Improve intimacy and trust in my love life
  • Improve my self-esteem and learn to treat myself with respect
  • Gain a greater sense of meaning, satisfaction, and enjoyment in my life
  • Improve my relationships with family members.

Get Healthy Naturally

  • Identify the root cause of why I feel the way I do
  • Enjoy improved health without as many medications
  • Receive education about supplements that are right for me.
  • Get an education on how I can live a longer and healthier life.
  • Learn about health and wellness from a holistic perspective

Reach Your Goals

  • Increase my ability to become a top performer and high achiever
  • Become more assertive and joyful.
  • Keys to surpass the status quo so that I can start truly living
  • Become more mindful and attain freedom from triggers
  • Empower me with practices to help me achieve my goals
  • Learn ways to live that will give me health for my whole life.

About Our Founders

The clinicians at Health for Life Grand Rapids can offer you the highest quality of therapy services in the Midwest. Health for Life Grand Rapids was founded by Nicole Cain, ND MA and Paul Krauss MA LPC. Both have over a decade of clinical experience and are notable leaders in their respective fields.

After years of successful practice in Arizona, Nicole Cain, ND MA and Paul Krauss MA LPC opened Health for Life Grand Rapids, located in Grand Rapids, Michigan, near where Paul was born and raised. They are passionate about providing powerful, safe, and effective tools to the Grand Rapids community utilizing Counseling, Therapy, Hypnotherapy, Online Health Courses and Naturopathic Health Consultation.

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