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by Health for Life Counseling Grand Rapids

Michigan State Graduate reflects on the mass shooting on campus (February 2023)

Mar 03, 2023
If you want to know the details of the mass shooting on Michigan State University’s campus on February 13, 2023 and immediate resources for trauma,…

An oft repeated and uniquely American tragedy strikes Michigan State University

Feb 28, 2023
The night before Valentine’s day (Feb 13th) 2023, a random act of violence struck Michigan State University’s (MSU) campus: An unknown mass shooter walked into…

What is Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)

Feb 27, 2023
Are you struggling with intense emotions, negative self-talk, or difficulty in relationships? You're not alone. In fact, about schedule an online consultation to start your…

What are Intellectual Virtues and how can they help us become more inquisitive and authentic? w/ Dr. Duncan Pritchard

Feb 23, 2023
[Episode 99 of The Intentional Clinician Podcast] This episode is for you if you've ever pondered how education can make us better people.

Why a 90837 (53+ minute therapy session) is more effective than a 90834 (38-52 minute therapy session) for the client

Feb 20, 2023
Mental health is a crucial aspect of our lives, and therapy is a powerful tool for individuals looking to improve and maintain their well-being. However,…

Free Group Therapy for MSU Students and Faculty on Processing Trauma

Feb 14, 2023
Contact Health for Life Counseling at 616-200-4433, dial option 1 or by email at [email protected] to be added to the list More information on the…

If you are a wealthy person: This is why giving back to your community helps you feel connected and happy again

Feb 13, 2023
Have you ever felt like something is missing in your life despite having all the material wealth you could want? You're not alone. Many wealthy…

Dancing Mindfulness for Trauma (Process Group) at Health for Life Counseling in 2023

Feb 08, 2023
Dancing mindfulness, created by Jamie Marich, has been described as “moving meditation.” We have known for thousands of years that the universal language of dance…

The importance of being emotionally vulnerable in relationships

Feb 06, 2023
Have you ever felt hesitant to open up and share your true feelings with your partner or loved ones? If so, you're not alone. Emotional…

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