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by Health for Life Counseling Grand Rapids

What’s The Difference Between Counseling & Therapy?

May 16, 2024
When it comes to mental health services in Grand Rapids, MI, understanding the nuances between counseling and therapy can empower individuals to make informed decisions…

Is it true that children succeed in life because of emotional intelligence? Yes, and therapy can help with that.

Sep 13, 2022
If you’re interested in self-development, psychology, or therapy, chances are that you’ve encountered the term “emotional intelligence” somewhere. Recently, this concept has become popular. A…

What is a Child Behavioral Therapist?

Mar 14, 2022
Anxiety, behavioral, and mood disorders are some of the most common mental health problems children face these days. Unfortunately, parents often find it hard to…

Learning about Counseling for Families and Children

Jan 27, 2022
Raising a family isn’t easy. Conflicts arise inside and outside of our control every day, from who forgot to load the dishwasher, to substance abuse,…

What Types of Counseling are Best for a Child?

Jan 17, 2022
Children are vulnerable to various types of mental health problems. Emotional and behavioral problems such as depression, anxiety, or developmental disorders are very common in…

How Individual Therapy Can Help your Child Excel Socially and Academically

Oct 26, 2021
If a child suffers from any behavioral, emotional, or mental health disorder; there could be lifelong consequences on his/her social and academic progress. Such issues…

Understanding the Levels of Mental Health Care available for Children and Adolescents

May 13, 2021
A Guide for Parents and Guardians Table of Contents:

Domestic and Child Abuse is on the rise during the Pandemic

Jan 05, 2021
According to statistics from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), abuse affects 25% of women, 14% of children, and 10% of men each year. During…

How to Support your Kids’ Mental Health this Summer

Jun 26, 2020
Believe it or not, it’s summer! The season we (usually) look forward to all year. Three shimmering months (that normally are) jam-packed with cabin trips,…

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