Ellen Craine, JD, LMSW, ACSW

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  • Licensced Clincal and Macro Social Worker, Social Work Ethics Consultant, Educator, and Author
  • 31874 Northwestern Highway, Farmington Hills, Michigan, 48334
  • Phone: 248-539-3850
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  • Session Fees: Out of network provider. Due to Covid 19, all session at this time are on zoom only.
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  • This member is also available for online counseling.
  • Online-counseling methods: Phone, Webcam

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  • Ellen is a Licensed Clinical and Macro Social Worker in the State of Michigan. 
  • She started Craine Counseling and Consulting Group in 2019. 
  • She has over 25 years of experience. 
  • Ellen strives to empower clients through helping them identify their strengths to work through the issues they choose. 
  • She recognizes the bio-individuality of each of her clients and guides them to find what works for them; no two clients are identical.
  • Out of network provider -- form provided for insurance reimbursement
  • First session free and second session half off through August 31, 2020 due to COVID-19. Please call for details.

Clients Served:
  • Adults, children, and adolescents;  
  • Couples, individuals, and families

Areas of Practice:
  • Loss and grief related to death, divorce, illness, or other adjustment issues 
  • Support for families dealing with pediatric cancer regardless of prognosis 
  • Relationship issues -- spousal, dating, parent-child, sibling and other
  • Co-parenting issues -- married, divorced and never-married co-parents
  • Social work ethics consultations for individual social workers and clinics; consultation with attorneys regarding social work ethics issues 

All clients are currently being seen remotely due to COVID-19.
The physical location of the office is: 31874 Northwestern Highway, Farmington Hills, Michigan 48334
email: ellen@crainecounseling.com
phone: 248-539-3850
website: www.crainecounseling.com
Hours are by appointment.  
Teaching Experience:
  •  Part-time lecturer at Eastern Michigan University
  • Social Work CEU instructor for Eastern Michigan University, Michigan State University, and Michigan-National Association of Social Workers 

Author (recent articles): 
  • www.socialworktoday.com - When a Child is Diagnosed with Cancer
  •  www.socialworker.com -- High-Mileage Questions for Social Worker Self-Care

Current Board Experience:
  •  Past Chair of the Michigan-National Association of Social Workers Ethics Committee 2013 - 2014
  •  Past Michigan-NASW Ethics Committee Member through 2015
  • Current Board Member for Michigan-National Association of Social Workers and Region 10 Representative

  • Bachelor's Degree from Michigan State University 
  •  JD from Wayne State University
  • Master's Degree in Social Work from the University of Michigan 

Ellen Craine Reaches

Farmington Hills MI