The Intentional Clinician: Psychology and Philosophy

Learning About Counseling in Grand Rapids, MI and Finding a Therapist in West Michigan [Episode 71]

September 19, 2021

Paul Krauss MA LPC discusses the subject of counseling and finding a therapist in Grand Rapids, Kent County, and West Michigan after 4 years of serving the community as a therapist and Clinical Director of Health for Life Counseling- Grand Rapids. Health for Life has also launched The Trauma Informed Counseling Center of Grand Rapids, specializing in therapists that have additional training in helping those that have faced devastating life events. The Therapists at the Trauma Informed Counseling Center of Grand Rapids have additional training in empirically-proven trauma-specific therapy techniques such as EMDR therapy, Somatic Experiencing Therapy, and Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and more.

In addition, Paul talks about what he has learned about the mental health industry, and announces the addition of a second location for Health for Life on the border of Grand Rapids and Ada, MI.

Paul Krauss is passionate about directing a counseling clinic that does delivers the highest quality mental health counseling, with therapists that are non-judgemental, passionate, educated and professional. If you have a question, give the office a call at 616-200-4433. All of our therapists will provide a 15 minute complimentary consultation.


Are you a parent of an adult that is having major difficulties? Is there conflict in your family about how much help to give your adult child?



Paul Krauss MA LPC is the Clinical Director of Health for Life Counseling in Grand Rapids, home of The Trauma-Informed Counseling Center of Grand Rapids. Paul is also a Private Practice Psychotherapist, EMDRIA Consultant in Training (CIT), host of the Intentional Clinician podcast, Behavioral Health Consultant, Clinical Trainer, and Counseling Supervisor. Paul is now offering consulting for a few individuals and organizations. Paul is the creator of the National Violence Prevention Hotline (in progress)  as well as the Intentional Clinician Training Program for Counselors. Questions? Call the office at 616-200-4433. 

If you are looking for EMDRIA consulting groups, Paul Krauss MA LPC is now hosting weekly online and in-person groups.  For details, click here.

For general behavioral and mental health consulting for you or your organization.

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 Original Music:

”Shades of Currency" [Instrumental] from Archetypes by PAWL (Spotify)

"Any Day" from Any Day by The Sea and Cake (Spotify)

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