LIFE Counseling Services of Mid-Michigan

The place for hope, healing, comfort and care.

LIFE Counseling Services of Mid-Michigan

301 N. Madison Ave

Bay City, MI 48708

989.220.3676

What is LCS

mission

The mission of LIFE Counseling Services of Mid-Michigan is to walk along side you as we help to restore your life back to a place of happiness, strength, empowerment and inspiration.


As National Board Certified, Licensed Clinical Therapists, it is our hope to help those who are seeking true life change. If you or someone you love are tired of living in the same downward spiral of depression, anxiety, self-harm and hopelessness - don't give up. We are here for you.

Who We Are

MEET OUR CLINICIANs

Amber Johnson MA, MS, LPC, NCC

"I have over ten years of experience working with struggling youth and their families. I am dedicated to helping individuals find real solutions to life's problems, and become the best version of themselves."

My eclectic counseling approach is one that is direct, honest, and unique to your personal needs. Together we will work to meet your goals and find true life fulfillment by learning to overcome negative thoughts and life experiences, build resiliency, and strengthen positive relationships.


Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: > 2 Years
  • School: Spring Arbor University
  • Year Graduated: 2015
  • Certificate: NBCC / 625000
  • Certificate Date: 2017
  • License No. and State: 6401015058 Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs


meet our clinicians

Ericka Booker MS, LPC, NCC

"I have worked with children, adolescents, and families in non-profit agencies as a case manager, domestic violence therapist, crisis therapist, and an adult, child, and family therapist."

I hope you will allow me to assist you in finding your inner strength to make positive choices and live life with a fresh and new perspective. Areas of treatment include anger, anxiety, depression, relationship issues, parenting, troubled youth, low self-esteem, as well as abuse and neglect.


Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 19 Years
  • School: Spring Arbor University
  • Year Graduated: 2008
  • License No. and State: 6401010789 Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs


Areas of Treatment

Specialties

  • Child or Adolescent
  • Depression
  • Spirituality


Issues

  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Stress
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Women's Issues


Mental Health

  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders


Age

  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults


Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy

  • Christian Counseling
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Family Systems
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Multicultural
  • Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)
  • Person-Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Trauma Focused

Modality

  • Individuals
  • Family
  • Group