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Jul 19, 2017

Healthy Eating and Living

To live life to the fullest we need to keep a healthy balance in all areas of our lives...including health eating.

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May 10, 2017

How do you approach living life?

How do you approach living life? With spring here and summer approaching, begin looking at new ways to approach living life. Is it time to look at what is preventing you from living life with joy?

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Jan 06, 2017

Relationship Resolution - A Great Plan for the New Year

It is time to make resolutions for the new year. Is it time for you to make a relationship resolution and look at areas in your marriage that need some TLC?

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Dec 20, 2016

Coping with Grief During the Holidays and Beyond

The holidays are full of cheer—for many. For others, especially those dealing with the loss of a loved one, the season is far from jolly.

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Oct 05, 2016

A Thankful Heart

It's harvest time and we often equate thankfulness with the harvest season. But what if thankfulness does not come easy and instead we find ourselves in a constant state of frustration and bitterness?

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Mar 05, 2016

The Living Life Cafe

We have a new Living Life Café topic as we see spring just around the corner. Time to look at how we approach bringing joy into our life by dealing with negative people.

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Oct 07, 2015

Coping with Loss

Coping with loss can be one of the most difficult challenges we face during our life. What if we lose something that made us feel special?

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Sep 28, 2015

Saving Your Marriage From Regrets

It's Never Too Late to Talk Marriage - Part V: Find out how regrets can affect marital happiness and what you can do to have a healthy marriage without being held down by burdens from your past.

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Sep 19, 2015

The Delicate Relationship Balance

It's Never Too Late to Talk Marriage: Part IV: Do you know what signs to look for to determine if you are in a power struggle within your marriage?

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Sep 19, 2015

Facing Marital Challenges

It's Never Too Late to Talk Marriage: Part III – Find out strategies on how to overcome the number one challenge facing marriages today.

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Sep 19, 2015

Enriching Your Marriage - Livonia Marriage Counseling

It's Never Too Late to Talk Marriage: Part II - Find out how to deepen your marital relationship. Brighton and Livonia marriage counseling.

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Apr 05, 2011

Step Family Counseling

Living Life provides step family counseling to help you develop essential skills to navigate the waters of blended family issues and live a joyful life.

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Mar 06, 2011

Web Links

Living Life Counseling's updated web resources for marriage and family, anger management, grief, internet addiction, anxiety, depression, drug and alcohol abuse resources.

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Oct 08, 2010

Counseling Resources

Living Life Counseling resources have been updated for anger management, grief, marriage and family, anxiety, depression, and substance abuse.

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Jun 08, 2010

Announcing New Staff Members in Living Life's Livonia and Brighton Offices

We are pleased to announce two new staff members have joined Living Life Counseling in both the Livonia and Brighton locations.

Elena Vaduva, Counseling Intern – Livonia Office
Elena Vaduva is an intern at Living Life in Livonia and is finishing her Master’s Degree in Counseling at Spring Arbor University. After graduation, Elena will continue to pursue her goal as a Limited License Professional Counselor (LLPC). She is a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC) and graduated from their Christian training. She also completed the Exchanged Life Advanced Training obtaining the Certificate as a Lay Christian Counselor in 1995.

Tami Scott, Counseling Intern – Brighton Office
Tami Scott is an intern who is finishing her Master’s Degree at Spring Arbor University. After graduation Tami will continue to pursue her Limited License Professional Counselor License. She believes that change and growth is a continuous process, and hopes to use her experience and education to assist others in meeting their personal goals. Tami has over 13 years experience working in the mental health field. She has a special interest in working with adults and young children in the areas of relationships, depression, anxiety, and sexual abuse recovery.

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Dec 19, 2008

Fireproof Your Marriage Seminar

Fireproof Your Marriage Seminar

Begins: Wednesday - January 7, 2009 (open registration thru January 14)

Cost: $5.00 per person and "Fireproof Your Marriage" book.

Register: NorthRidgeChurch.com/MarriageBuilders

Marriage is hard work, but it's worth it! Do you need help to get your marriage back on track? Are you looking for new insights, direction and hope for your marriage?

This 10-week studay will give you tools to help "fireproof" your marriage, strengthen your relationships and help you to love your spouse unconditionally.

Jun 05, 2008

Living Life Counseling Services and Specialities

Living Life Counseling provides Christian counseling in Livonia and Brighton, Michigan. Marriage and couples therapy, internet addiction and anxiety-depression therapy are core specialities.

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Aug 03, 2007

New SHOUT Group Announcement

For those individuals in the Detroit Metropolitan area who are healing from the pain of sexual abuse or know someone that is, please see the resource information below.

New SHOUT Group
Program: For sexual abuse survivors which include worship, prayer, a talk on the Christian 12 step program (Celebrate Recovery), presentation of material related to sexual abuse, and small group processing with trained volunteer facilitators.

Location:
Calvary Missionary Church
29850 West Six Mile Road
Livonia, MI 48152
between Merriman and Middlebelt on the North side)

Meeting time:
Monday evenings, 7:00 thru 9:00 p.m.

Contact person:
Sheri Fornell
734-261-6642
All women coming to our program must have an interview with Sheri first. No walk ins are possible at this point.

At Living Life Counseling we believe that support groups can be tremendously effective and essential in the healing process. We also realize that in many situations professional counseling is necessary. It is clear that whether abuse is emotional, verbal, or sexual it can have devastating repercussions throughout one’s life.

To live the life you truly desire, consider taking the next step to join a support group or talk to a professional counselor and get the caring help you need. To learn more about Living Life’s approach to helping abuse survivors, click on Treating Sexual Abuse Survivors on our website

How to Contact Living Life Counseling
We can begin helping you immediately by offering a confidential telephone consultation at no cost. For maps and directions to our offices please go to the Contact Living Life Counseling page on this website or call us at 734-591-6277.

Jun 21, 2007

Relapse Prevention and Recovery Tools for Sobriety - June 29, 2007

Gregg Natkowski, Director – Living Life Counseling will be speaking at Ward EPC’s Celebrate Recovery Program on Friday, June 29, 2007. He will be speaking on Relapse Prevention and Recovery Tools for Sobriety. The program is located in Room C-317 and starts at 7:00 p.m. Gregg will be speaking from 7:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and the cost is free. Contact Living Life Counseling at 734-591-6277 for further details.

Jun 16, 2007

Living Life Counseling Announces New Staff Member

Marilyn Kistler has recently joined the staff of Living Life Counseling. She is an intern completing her work for a Master of Arts in Counseling degree from Spring Arbor University. She has also had training from the American Association of Christian Counselors and has been providing peer support through the Care Ministries at NorthRidge Church for over five years. She has worked with women, couples, and groups and she has a special interest in relationships, married life, and blended families.

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How to Contact Us
Our staff can begin helping you immediately to begin living the life you truly desire. For maps and directions to our Ann Arbor, Brighton and Livonia offices please go to the Office Locations page on this website or call us at 810-923-5760.  To send us an email go to the Contact Us page on this website and complete the Contact Us email submission form.

Living Life Serves the Detroit Metropolitan Area

Living Life is proud to be providing Christian counseling to the many communities in Southeast Michigan including Ann Arbor, Brighton, Canton, Dearborn, Detroit, Dexter, Fowlerville, Farmington, Farmington Hills, Hartland, Howell, Livonia, Milford, Northville, Novi, Pinckney, Plymouth, Salem, Saline, South Lyon, Southfield, Superior, Walled Lake, Wayne, West Bloomfield, Westland, Whitmore Lake, Wixom, Livingston County, Oakland County, Washtenaw County, and Wayne County.

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Women's Topics

  1. Healthy Eating and Living

    Jul 19, 17 04:53 PM

    To live life to the fullest we need to keep a healthy balance in all areas of our lives...including health eating.

    Read More

  2. How do you approach living life?

    May 10, 17 06:17 PM

    How do you approach living life? With spring here and summer approaching, begin looking at new ways to approach living life. Is it time to look at what is preventing you from living life with joy?

    Read More

  3. Relationship Resolution - A Great Plan for the New Year

    Jan 06, 17 03:41 PM

    It is time to make resolutions for the new year. Is it time for you to make a relationship resolution and look at areas in your marriage that need some TLC?

    Read More