Child Psychologists and Child Therapists in Detroit, MI.

Find a child psychologist or a counselor who specializes in therapy and assessment for children in Detroit, Michigan.


Brian Shaffer, CPBS, GC-C, FT
Child Therapist

Brian Shaffer, CPBS, GC-C, FT

Grief Counselor & Thanatologist

PO Box 4492, Troy, Michigan 48099 | 248-779-9242

All people are spiritual. Spirituality is different for all of us, but it is the common or central starting point for all of us when we face the tougher side of life. It is no different for children. Children are also very spiritual. Through their interesting viewpoints and their endless questions spark us to struggle, search and even connect. Children are profoundly spiritual and we need to listen to them. In their own way children often grasp things much faster and precisely than adults do and can give us much comfort and care. In working with children my approach is to explore their understanding of grief and spirituality. The spiritual markers on grief’s journeys, “typical” expression....

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Thank you for visiting our Michigan page of licensed child psychologists and child therapists in Detroit, Michigan who are trained and experienced in helping children and youth.  Working with children requires a different skillset from other types of therapy and here you will find therapists who are skilled, patient and experienced. Please note that while all therapists here work with children, not all may be a registered psychologist. You can easily verify this on each profile. Reach out to a child therapist or child psychologist in Detroit today, our contact forms are "open" 24/7.

Detroit is located in Wayne County, Michigan. It has a land area of 138.74 square miles and a water area of 4.11 square miles.  The population of Detroit is 677,116 people with 255,740 households and a median annual income of $25,764. .


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Committing to weekly sessions of therapy without insurance coverage or low cost options is very challenging for most people in Detroit. If this applies to you, please contact your counselor and ask about sliding scale options or inquire about insurance coverage. The good news is that there are options available to you to establish an effective relationship with a great therapist in Detroit. Your well being and health are important enough to make the best possible effort for. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Detroit public health department.