Therapists in Dearborn Heights, MI and Nearby Locations

Find a therapist in Dearborn Heights, Michigan that meets your needs. Browse our comprehensive list of affordable and licensed therapists in Dearborn Heights to find a professional specializing in counseling people with stress, anxiety, depression, relationship issues, grief, and more.

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Deanne Gruenberg
LPC-Supervisor 1, MA
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Troy, Michigan

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Michigan

I am a counselor (LPC-S) and LPC supervisor in Michigan and have been in private practice for the past 27 years. Adults and children alike are experiencing stress now more than ever. Relationships are being tested like never before. Helping clients...
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West Bloomfield, Michigan

Life is filled with successes and challenges.  As you navigate through you sometimes realize that your past experiences are interfering with your present moments.  As a survivor of childhood trauma, you might notice that you don’t feel...
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Lisa is a graduate of Oakland University with a Master's degree in Counseling. Lisa dedicated several years counseling "at-risk" teens as a school counselor. Her compassion, talent, and effectiveness led to a role in providing professional support...
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Utica, Michigan

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Alicia Jackson has been in Mental Health field for 12 years. She's a proud graduate of Wayne State University, with a Master's in Counselor Education concentrating in School and Community Counseling. She is a certified School Counselor and has...
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Rebecca Maffetone, LMSW, CAADC, CCS-M received her Bachelor’s of Social Work degree from Michigan State University and Master’s of Social Work degree from Wayne State University with a specialization in Child and Family Therapy. She is also a...
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Huntington Woods, Michigan

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Michigan

I bring a wide variety of experiences and different approaches to solving problems to my work as a therapist. I used to treat problems in the emergency room as a physician and then in hospice. I now bring that experience and a wide variety of...
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I have been in practice over thirty years and am invested in seeing persons interested in understanding themselves in a full way. My expertise is in indepth exploration of how your mind works--both for and against your goals. Please see my website...
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It feels like no matter how hard you try you will never be good enough. Others see you as successful, but you think you are hardly getting by. You wish you felt a broader sense of connection in your relationships, but it feels scary to be authentic...
Ann Abbey
MA, LLP, RYT
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Michigan

Does that voice in your head keep you up at night? Do you ever replay the events of the day, wondering what you could have done, should have done, differently? At times, it may seem impossible to do it all and you may feel helpless to slow down the...
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Troy, Michigan

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Michigan

I celebrate the part of you that is recognizing that you are ready to release that which no longer serves you and evolve into a happier and healthier version of yourself! My goal is to provide you a safe space (in my office or virtually) where you...
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Ann Arbor, Michigan

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Passion. Joy. Purpose. These are the three key ingredients that I bring to my work. My approach to therapy and coaching is engaging and interactive. Research shows that the relationship between the therapist and the client is the most important...
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I have been a social worker since 1986. In 2011 I sought additional certification in sexual health and in 2013 became certified as a sex therapist. I am currently in private practice and have recently started offering tele-therapy using...
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Livonia, Michigan

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Michigan

Life can be very challenging, so sometimes it takes assistance to become more self-aware and make the changes required to rise above the circumstances. When you come into my office, I will be there to support you through these difficult times and...
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I received my clinical psychology PhD in 1999 from Long Island University after a rigorous, seven year clinical training program. . Post graduate school, I spent the first two years of my career working in a school setting conducting private therapy...
Meredith Rinna
LISW-S, LMSW
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Monroe, Michigan

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Michigan, Ohio

I have over 20 years of experience working with adolescents and adults with a treatment focus on childhood/adult trauma and mind-body disorders. I also specialize in working with those who have a history of incarceration or who have worked within...
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Plymouth, Michigan

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I was trained in the humanistic tradition and graduated from Michigan School of Professional Psychology in 2014. While there, I worked at Common Ground Crisis Center. I then moved on to clinical practice and opened my own practice in 2018, where I...
Mary Ann Uhl
LPC 172
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Michigan

25 years of counseling adults who are interested in changing their lives to achieve a better self.
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Rochester Hills, Michigan

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Helping others has been a passion for me since I was young. When death and depression affected my family, I learned the power of support and encouragement. After graduating from High School, I attended a year of Bible School in New York to learn and...
Leticia Berg
MA, TLLP
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Oak Park, Michigan

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Michigan

Hi, I'm Leticia Berg. I am a psychotherapist working in private practice at Arbor Wellness Center in Ann Arbor, Michigan and at the Relationship Institute in Royal Oak, Michigan. I am currently conducting all therapy session via online video. I...
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West Bloomfield Township, Michigan

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Hey Mama... Tired of faking it? It's OK to not be OK! Quarantine sucks... Quarantine with kids and possibly working from home, seriously? SO STRESSFUL! If you need support and a sane adult to talk to - I'm here! No expectations. No judgement. No...
Steve Helsel
LPC 172
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Northville, Michigan

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Michigan

I provide individual Batterer’s Intervention (domestic violence) counseling sessions. These sessions are tailored for men ages 18+ who have been convicted of domestic violence. If you are struggling with anger and violence, then this program can...
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Taking the first step to start therapy can be scary, yet with the support of a safe and nurturing environment, taking that first step can be empowering. Whether you have been thinking about starting therapy for years or recently decided to take the...
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Commerce Charter Township, Michigan

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My goal is to provide a safe and confidential relationship where we can explore the issues that concern you and come up with ways to make your life enjoyable and high functioning. I have 19 years of experience working with diverse populations and a...
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Troy, Michigan

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Michigan

I am a mental health professional serving the Metro-Detroit area for the last 8 years. My passion and niche is in helping both men and women who have experienced traumatic or stressful life events get back to a place in life where they feel like...

Mental Health in Dearborn Heights, Michigan

Dearborn Heights, Michigan is located in Wayne County. It is part of the larger Detroit metropolitan area. Dearborn Heights is just 15 miles west of Detroit. The U.S. Census Bureau estimates that the 2017 population was 55,758, down from 57,774 at the 2010 census.

The biggest industries in Dearborn Heights are manufacturing, health care and social services, and retail trade. The average household income is $48,421.

Many Dearborn Heights residents struggle with mental illnesses and receive treatment for them. This is evident in the fact that suicide rates in Wayne County are rising. There are many factors contributing to this problem, including substance abuse, obesity, and lack of health insurance coverage.

Mental Health Statistics in Dearborn Heights, Michigan

  • 9% of adults in Michigan reported having poor mental health for at least two weeks.
  • Michigan adults are at a higher risk of being depressed than the nationwide average. 20.5% of Michiganders have been diagnosed with depression in comparison to 19% of all U.S. adults.
  • There were 214 suicides in Wayne County in 2014.
  • Michigan’s suicide rate is 13.1 per 100,000 residents, marginally higher than the national average of 13.0.
  • Approximately 336,000 adults in Michigan had a serious mental illness within 2013-2014.
  • Roughly 231,000 adults in the Detroit metropolitan area suffered from a major depressive episode in the previous year.
  • There were 1,139 deaths by suicide in Michigan in 2006.
  • Suicide is the third leading cause of death in Michigan among those aged 15 to 24.

Substance Use

To fully understand mental disorders in Dearborn Heights, it is necessary to examine the rate of substance abuse. This is because mental illnesses and addiction often co-occur. Out of the 20.2 million adults who had a substance use disorder in 2014, 7.9 million of them had a mental illness. Plus, more Michigan residents use illegal drugs than the national average. Here are some numbers regarding substance abuse among people in Michigan aged 12 and older.

  • 7% report using illegal drugs every month.
  • 1% abused or were dependent on alcohol from 2013-2014.
  • 5% abused or were dependent on illegal drugs from 2013-2014.
  • 4% reported excessive alcohol use.
  • 1% of people in the Detroit metropolitan area had a substance use disorder in the previous year.
  • 4% of people in the Detroit metropolitan area participated in binge drinking in the previous month, much higher than the national average of 23.2%.
  • Drug-related visits to the emergency room in Detroit sharply rose 129% from 2004 to 2011.

It is necessary to invest in treating and preventing substance use disorders to address the mental health problems in Dearborn Heights.

Obesity

Physical health often impacts mental health, especially when it comes to weight. The American Psychological Association says that obesity often goes hand-in-hand with depression. A study showed that obese women had a 37% increase in depression. Here are some stats to demonstrate the issue of obesity in Dearborn Heights:

  • 34% of Wayne County adults have a BMI of at least 30, compared to 31% of all Michigan adults.
  • 12% of Wayne County adults have received a diabetes diagnosis.
  • Even though 94% of individuals in Wayne County have access to areas for exercise, 26% say they do not partake in leisurely exercise.

The Trouble of Finding a Suitable Therapist in Dearborn Heights, Michigan

It is difficult for many residents to access mental health treatment. This is partially due to a lack of health insurance. Sadly, 10.8% of Dearborn Heights residents do not have any health insurance. For all of Wayne County, the uninsured rate is 17%. Additionally, 19.2% of Dearborn Heights residents live below the poverty line.