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by Health for Life Counseling Grand Rapids

Meet Joshua Nave MA LLMSW!

Aug 26, 2019
Meet Joshua Nave MA LLMSW My name is Joshua Nave, and I am one of the Trauma Therapists here at Health for Life Grand Rapids. I…

Understanding Your Young Child: Part 2

Apr 24, 2019
Understanding Your Young Child: Part 2 by Joshua Nave LLMSW “Why is he/she acting like that?”  In part two, we are going to take a…

Overcoming dormant and present traumas with EMDR Therapy

Apr 05, 2019
Overcoming dormant and present traumas with EMDR Therapy by Joshua Nave LLMSW “What is EMDR and how does it work?” Of all the therapies I…

Understanding Your Young Child

Mar 23, 2019
Understanding Your Young Child By Joshua Nave LLMSW “She’s so funny sometimes. I know she’s only 2, but sometimes, she reminds me of a little…

Learning about Dr. Bruce Perry’s Neurosequential Model

Mar 04, 2019
Learning about Dr. Bruce Perry, M.D., Ph.D's Neurosequential Model with Randy Webb, LPC, LMHC [Episode 23 of the Intentional Clinician Podcast] Have you heard of…

Childhood Trauma is a Public Health Crisis

Jan 18, 2019
According to recent sociological, psychological, and physical health studies, public health officials are beginning to identify the short-term and long-term effects of childhood trauma and…

Postpartum Depression

Aug 14, 2018
Postpartum Depression There are many symptoms that could indicate you are suffering from postpartum depression. Some of these could include avoiding family and friends, not…

Overcoming Social Anxiety and Struggles

Jun 29, 2017
Are you a teen struggling with anxiety or social anxiety? Do social situations my your super anxious? If so, it is time to find a…

How to “drug-proof” your child with Mike Speakman.

Jun 06, 2017
The Intentional Clinician, Episode #4  How to "drug-proof" your child and more with Mike Speakman. In part 1 of my conversation with Mike Speakman LISAC,…

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