co-dependency Grand Rapids

What is Co-Dependency and what can I do about it?

What is Co-Dependency and what can I do about it? by Paul Krauss MA LPC How do I know if I am Co-dependent or am in a relationship with Co-dependent behaviors? What is Counter-dependency? All of this and more is answered in this article by Grand Rapids Counselor Paul Krauss […]

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The Intentional Clinician, Episode 20

Reflections on Ten Years of Providing Psychotherapy (Part 1) [Episode 20 of The Intentional Clinician Podcast]

Reflections on Ten Years of Providing Psychotherapy (Part 1) [Episode 20 of The Intentional Clinician Podcast] Paul Krauss MA LPC reflects on his ten years of providing psychotherapy. Paul has worked  in a variety of different roles as he has provided therapy to people from diverse populations and socioeconomic demographics. […]

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The Power of Social Media

The Power Social Media Can Have

Social media enables our society to connect on a very quick platform (via the internet), and in many creative ways with people we don’t know as well as friends and family. It helps us share content to keep those we want to keep updated on our lives and organize events […]

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Why we need a National Violence Prevention Hotline

Why we need a National Violence Prevention Hotline [Episode 16 of the Intentional Clinician Podcast]   Communication is a powerful tool. It has the power to affect our moods, relationships, and perceptions. Being able to talk through a situation has ended wars, fights, and given people peace in many situations. […]

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What is Major Depressive Disorder?

What is Major Depressive Disorder?

What is Major Depressive Disorder? Major Depressive Disorder, commonly known as MDD can be characterized by feelings of sadness or a lack of interest in outside stimuli. What could be my symptoms? Sadness Interest Loss Guilt or Worthlessness Energy Loss Concentration Loss Appetite Change Psychomotor Agitation or Persistent Irritability Sleep […]

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reiki in grand rapids

What is Reiki and how can it benefit me?

By: Billie Walters, LMSW / Reiki Practitioner If you have been seeking alternative treatments, there is a great chance that you have heard of Reiki but what is it and how does it actually work? Let us start by defining what Reiki is and then we can look at the […]

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Differences between a Naturopathic Physician (NMD/ND), Naturopathic Practitioner, and Medical Doctor (MD)

The differences between a Naturopathic Physician (NMD/ND), Naturopathic Practitioner, and Medical Doctor (MD) by Dr. Nicole Cain, ND, MA Lots of folks have been asking us what a Naturopathic Physician (NMD/ND) is, and we wanted to share with you a few differences between a Naturopathic Physician (Doctor in Michigan) (NMD/ND), […]

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Somatic Experiencing Therapy

What is Somatic Experiencing Therapy?

What is Somatic Experiencing Therapy? by John Curphey, MDiv MA LMFT Before we get into the topic of Somatic Experiencing Therapy, I want to discuss parenting and emotions as a preparation. Parenting can be tough today. Sometimes children seem defiant. It takes the right “touch” as a parent to find that […]

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Gut Psychology by Dr. Nicole Cain ND MA

Introducing The Gut Psychology Program by Dr. Nicole Cain, ND MA

Introducing The Gut Psychology Program by Dr. Nicole Cain, ND MA •Did you know that 95% of your mood altering neurotransmitters are made in your gut? •Are you looking to solve the mystery of what foods are right for you? •Are you ready to go beyond the prescriptions and heal […]

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Health for Life Grand Rapids was featured in Women's Life Style Magazine 2018

Women’s Lifestyle Magazine Feature 2018

Women’s Lifestyle Magazine Feature 2018. Health for Life Grand Rapids was featured by Women’s Lifestyle Magazine on the local business beat in January 2018. Discussed in the article was how Health for Life emerged in Grand Rapids, MI as an all-in-one clinic empowering the people of Grand Rapids to meet […]

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