Mavis Szubelak, MA, LLPC
Areas of Focus:
• Life Transitions
• Young Adult
• Dare to Lead
Mavis holds a master’s degree in counseling psychology from Western Michigan University. She is a child and adolescent counselor and supervisor who is passionate about working alongside children, teenagers and families in order to help them feel heard and understood. She specializes in working with clients who are struggling with anxiety, depression, adjustment difficulties, trauma, perfectionism, grief and communication.
Mavis has expertise in and a deep appreciation for working with blended, foster and adoptive families. During the counseling process, she provides a safe environment for clients to discuss their hurts, frustrations and struggles, while also helping them to rely on God’s strength and comfort as they heal. Mavis formulates a unique approach that accommodates each client according to their individual needs. Mavis is also trained in brainspotting, a relatively new type of therapy designed to help people access, process and overcome trauma.
Mavis lives in West Michigan with her husband, daughter, and miniature dachshund. She enjoys spend time with family and friends, baking, spending time outdoors, running, camping, and reading.