Depression Counseling in Grosse Pointe Woods, MI.

Leading therapy for major depression, bipolar, postpartum depression, SAD and mood disorders in Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan.


Dorene Lilley, MA, LLP
Depression Counselor

Dorene Lilley, MA, LLP

Masters Level Psychologist

In 48306 - Nearby to Grosse Pointe Woods.

In our first few sessions, we will explore your beliefs about yourself and life. These beliefs arise from the patterns exhibited in your growing up years. We will also explore biological components to depression and help differentiate between depressive situations and a depressive brain. Discussions will include health questions, medication possibilities (referrral available for meds) and spiritual components to depression. I combine talk therapy with detective work to uncover patterns and offer solution based counseling for change.

Kim Watzman, M.Ed., LPC, NCC
Depression Counselor

Kim Watzman, M.Ed., LPC, NCC

Licensed Professional Counselor

In 48304 - Nearby to Grosse Pointe Woods.

I have successfully helped many clients reduce/eliminate symptoms of depression using a variety of techniques based on the client's individual presentation. I spend the first session taking a complete history to gain a full understanding of the client's current and past experience with depression, it's impact on functioning and past treatments. No 2 clients are the same, therefore I strive to meet client's "where they are" and develop treatment goals that are specific to their individual need that will return them to their desired level of functioning.

Thomas Cliff, JD, LMSW
Depression Counselor

Thomas Cliff, JD, LMSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 48082 - Nearby to Grosse Pointe Woods.

Whether it is a sense that something is not quite right, or heightened irritability, or a sense of hopelessness and exhaustion, the experience of depression needs attention. When self-harm is a risk, the overwhelming concern is for safety, getting the client into care, for example, an emergency room. In treatment the starting point for understanding depression is the simple question, "Why am I feeling this way?" Whatever technique the therapist employs, trust between client and therapist is the key to finding answers. My work attends to the client's story, the two of us working together to trace the roots of the troubling feelings. Referral for medication can be important.

Thriveworks, Master & Ph.D Level Counselors
Depression Counselor

Thriveworks, Master & Ph.D Level Counselors

Thriveworks Beverly Hills

In 48067 - Nearby to Grosse Pointe Woods.

Depression strikes indiscriminately-male and female, young and old, rich and poor. It can be caused by a variety of events, such as abuse, the death of a loved one, and seasonal changes. It can also run in the family. Unfortunately, you can’t simply snap out of depression. Depression isn’t “pouting” or “feeling sorry for yourself." However, help is available and many have found dynamic, sustained relief through psychotherapy. At Thriveworks, our therapists use a variety of proven approaches that work to combat depression. Depression is like one of those big boxes labeled “TEAM LIFT.” It’s a lot easier to handle when you have someone to help out. Let us help you lift the weight of depression

Franklin Sollars, and Associates
Depression Counselor

Franklin Sollars, and Associates

Licensed Psychologist

In 48084 - Nearby to Grosse Pointe Woods.

Treatment of depression is designed to help patients explore the full range of their emotions, including feelings they may not be aware of. By making the nonconscious elements of their life a part of their present experience, therapy helps people understand how their behavior and mood are affected by unresolved issues and unconscious feelings. This can lead to a reduction in depression and an increase in positive feelings.

Robert Flewelling, Psy.D. LP
Depression Counselor

Robert Flewelling, Psy.D. LP

Licensed Psychologist

In 48071 - Nearby to Grosse Pointe Woods.

Depression is one of the most misunderstood of all the emotional difficulties. Often it is described as a medical condition, due to chemical imbalances in the brain that require treatment through medication. And while this is sometimes true, in the vast majority of the cases depression is a natural condition, in response to stressors and unresolved problems in life. In most instances, medication treats the symptoms of depression, but not the causes and thus the factors causing depression will remain, untreated and dependent on drugs to keep them at bay. Good therapy successfully treats the causes of depression, thus relieving the symptoms of depression. It is work, but healing is permanent.

Michael Govan, MA, LLP, LPC, LSGC, EMDR II
Depression Counselor

Michael Govan, MA, LLP, LPC, LSGC, EMDR II

Licensed Professional Counselor

In 48312 - Nearby to Grosse Pointe Woods.

What you can benefit from when I treat you for depression is a healthier life with more hope and happiness. Often what I find is that there are circumstances that have hurt my client, sometimes without them even realizing the impact this has had in their life. I help them ID the unresolved problems, and then we can desensitize the impact in their lives. Let me help you!!!

Sally Palaian, Ph.D
Depression Counselor

Sally Palaian, Ph.D

Licensed Psychologist

In 48025 - Nearby to Grosse Pointe Woods.

Symptoms of depression include: feeling down in the dumps, changes in sleep, appetite or sex drive, crying spells, feeling hopeless, not wanting to do things you used to enjoy, withdrawing from people. Anger can also be a sign of depression. Some folks who are severely depressed can’t get out of bed or brush their teeth. Some folks even think about or consider suicide as an option. If you are feeling this way, you need not suffer alone. Research shows that psychotherapy is as effective as medication in treating depression. With regular ongoing psychotherapy, I will help you get a plan of action to move slowly and steadily toward your goals, and reclaim your hope again!

Debbra Bronstad, LMFT
Depression Counselor

Debbra Bronstad, LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

In 48309 - Nearby to Grosse Pointe Woods.

Depression can have many causes. I will explore with you the emotional, physical, relational, historical and spiritual sources that may relate to the depression you are experiencing. Together we will create a treatment plan to help restore hope, peace and joy in your life. For many with depression, there is a history of unresolved grief and loss. We can look at Grief Recovery steps as a possible plan for addressing depression. Call 248-929-5354 today.

Elizabeth Talbot, L.P.C., L.M.S.W., A.C.S.W.
Depression Counselor

Elizabeth Talbot, L.P.C., L.M.S.W., A.C.S.W.

Liz Grazioli-Talbot

In 48307 - Nearby to Grosse Pointe Woods.

Please take the quiz that is offered on my website, www.kairoscounselingpllc.com, to see if depression is an issue for you. Many times, you may not even realize that your sadness has been a slow progression. Through my guidance, you can idenfity what is depressing you, how to develop a treatment plan with your therapist to reach attainable joy and wellness in your life, again.

Susan Gross, PsyD, LP
Depression Counselor

Susan Gross, PsyD, LP

Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Interventionist

In 48009 - Nearby to Grosse Pointe Woods.

My son committed suicide after a lengthy battle with depression. As a parent and psychologist, I have a unique perspective and professional practice to help individuals and families struggling with the darkness and demons of depression and suicidal ideation. I am affiliated with Beaumont Health and engage in continuing education at Harvard Medical School.

Joe Kort, Ph.D., MSW
Depression Counselor

Joe Kort, Ph.D., MSW

Licensed Social Worker

In 48067 - Nearby to Grosse Pointe Woods.

It is said that depression is anger turned inward. This is often true. It is also true that depression can be biological and physiological. We assess your depression through a depression inventory and identify what is best for you in terms of talk therapy or medication and/or both. Untreated depression leads to it getting worse causing folks to act on their suicidal thoughts and behaviors. It doesn't have to get that far. Help is available.

Donna Major, LMSW, BCD
Depression Counselor

Donna Major, LMSW, BCD

Donna Major

In 48084 - Nearby to Grosse Pointe Woods.

Depression and anxiety often go hand in hand. My goal is to help you identify the cause of your depression and make the proper lifestyle changes to help you overcome symptoms and reduce stress. Depression increases when we feel alone. I am a nonjudgmental therapist who will listen to you and develop a plan to help you reach your goals in life. There is hope!



You Have Found The Best Therapists for Depression and Mood Issues in Grosse Pointe Woods, MI.

Are you ready to experience new freedom? Thank you for visiting our Michigan search of licensed therapists in Grosse Pointe Woods who specialize in helping people overcome sadness, treat major depression and mood disorders such as bipolar, postpartum depression, and seasonal affective disorder (SAD). Feeling down, lonely, and depressed can affect us at any station in life. Sometimes the cause may be physiological (such as hormonal or due to medication), it may be emotional, environmental, psychological or any combination of the above. Counseling for recovery and restoration from depression by a top rated therapist in Grosse Pointe Woods will help you climb back up and start living your dreams again.

Grosse Pointe Woods is located in Wayne County, Michigan. It has a land area of 3.24 square miles and a water area of 0.00 square miles.  The population of Grosse Pointe Woods is 15,762 people with 6,089 households and a median annual income of $92,014. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Grosse Pointe Woods, MI

Very Affordable

Booking a weekly counseling session with a licensed therapist in Grosse Pointe Woods is not a large financial issue for the majority of people in this area. Sustaining a commitment to mental health treatment is easily accessible for the average family, but ask your therapist if there are any concerns as many will accept insurance or even offer sliding scale fees. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Grosse Pointe Woods public health department.