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A Guide to Finding Cheap or Free Counseling

Oct 04, 2021
Many people in Grand Rapids, MI and West Michigan wonder: Where can I find Cheap Therapy or even Free Counseling near me? This guide was…

What is Trauma-Informed Counseling?

Jan 11, 2021
What is Trauma? Trauma can be understood as any extraordinarily stressful experience in life that has a lasting negative impact on someone, particularly to their…

Existential Life Choices for All!

Nov 25, 2020
Please consider this blog on existential life choices an opinion piece. As a psychotherapist, I want to make it explicitly clear that my job is…

Introducing Lindsey Beaver LLMSW

Nov 16, 2020
Lindsey Beaver is a limited license social worker (LLMSW) located in Grand Rapids, MI. She completed her bachelor’s degree in psychology with a double major…

The Crisis of Suicidality in LGBT+ Populations

Sep 09, 2020
We need to talk about suicide. Approximately 800,000 people die a year as a result of suicide. Amongst individuals aged 15-24, it is the number…

How Do I Know If I’m In A Cult?

Aug 24, 2020
When you think about cults, things like Heaven’s Gate or the Branch Davidians or the way North Koreans venerate Kim Jong-Un come to mind. We…

Introducing Melodie Whitmore

Aug 20, 2020
Melodie Whitmore is a limited licensed professional counselor (LLPC) located in Grand Rapids, MI. She completed her Bachelors of Art in Studio Art (after being…

Counseling For College Students In Grand Rapids

May 28, 2020
The metro Grand Rapids Michigan (GR) area is home to over 1.07 million people--as it is the second-largest city in the State of Michigan. A…

Telehealth Counseling Services Free For BCBS and BCN Members of Michigan

May 12, 2020

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