Looking for a counselor? We have a number of licensed counselors who are a part of the Mars Hill community. Please review their areas of practice and information below, or if you’d like to speak with our Congregational Care Pastor to talk about your particular situation and receive a recommendation for a counselor who might best fit your needs, please call us at 616.249.3337 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Patricia Baer, LMSW, ACSW
36 West 8th Street, Ste. 250, Holland, MI 49424
Insurance Providers: Aetna, Cofinity, Magellan, Physicians Care, most Blue Cross/Blue Shield policies, Blue Care Network, as well as many others.
Areas of Practice: Anxiety and depression, grief and loss, trauma issues, eating disorders, couples and premarital counseling, couple’s counseling.
David Burke, LPC
Insurance Providers: Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Aetna, Physicians Care, Priority Health, Cofinity, and others. Please inquire.
Areas of Practice: Anxiety, anger management, sexual addictions, spiritual issues, relationship problems, sexuality, premarital counseling, couple’s counseling, understanding your identity.
Steven Kreitzer, MDiv, LPC
Insurance Providers: Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Aetna.
Areas of Practice: Couple’s counseling, parenting, pre-marital, anxiety disorders, depression, phobias, OCD, teens, sexual addictions, anger management.
Scott McKnight, LMSW, MBA
Cost: Works with each client’s financial situation, offering discounted rates for college students.
Areas of Practice: Counseling center devoted entirely to the issues/struggles of young adults—primarily high school students, college, and post college. Issues including anxiety, depression, self-injury, sexual abuse [trauma], relationship issues/boundaries, pre-marital, and couple’s counseling.
Vicki Nelson Smeby, MA LLP LLC
4519 Cascade Road SE, Building 2, Suite 1, Grand Rapids, MI 49546
Insurance Providers: Accepts majority of insurances; BCBS out-of-network benefits. Out of state plans may be in-network, and also some MI plans may be in-network. Please contact Sonya at email@example.com or 616.364.3301.
Areas of Practice: Recovery from Couple Disconnection, Depression, Anxiety, Addictions: substance and others; Expertise in identifying mood disorders; Bi-polar diagnosis missed on average of 18 years and there is hope for healing and stability. Relationship therapy to understand and communicate feelings and needs effectively, learn mutual dependency vs. codependency. Identifying Pathological Partners. Healing from Spiritual Detours.
Bryan Nixon, LPC
Insurance Providers: Priority Health, Aetna, Cofinity
Areas of Practice: Anxiety & Stress, Spiritual Matters, Relationships, Depression, Transitions, Couple’s Counseling, Abuse, Self-Esteem, Pre-marital Counsel, Sexual Concerns
Tom Stewart, MA LLP
3380 Fairlanes Avenue, Suite 4, Grandville, MI 49418
Insurance Providers: Working to accept most insurance companies. Please inquire. Sliding scale available for those without coverage.
Areas of Practice: Anxiety, Depression, Intimacy, Sexual Addiction, Low Sex/No Sex Relationships, Sexual Behavior Problems in Children and Adolescents, Sexual Abuse/Trauma Recovery, Family Discord, Parenting the Difficult Child.
Carissa Woodwyk, MA LPC LMFT
3185 Corporate Grove Dr, Hudsonville, MI 49426
Insurance Providers: Does not take insurance, but does work with individuals with financial needs to make it affordable.
Areas of Practice: Marriage and family, premarital, adoption/relinquishment and identity issues, relationship issues, healthy boundaries, and inner healing work.