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Charis Counseling Services of Northeast Michigan, the private professional counseling practice of Rachel Achatz, MA LPC NCC. She specializes in providing in person couples therapy, family therapy, and individual therapy to adults and adolescents ages 15+ in the Northeast Michigan Community as well as via tele-health throughout the state of Michigan.

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Cha•ris  (kā′ris)

The word CHARIS (pronounced “care us”) is Greek for grace. Grace is undeserved support or acts of kindness. In brief, it means that God desires the best for us so He unconditionally provides what we do not have and cannot supply for ourselves. The word CHARIS is the inspiration for CHARIS Counseling Services of Northeast Michigan. 

Rachel utilizes this worldview as a foundation to provide caring, compassionate, and competent mental health treatment. She respects the dignity and worth of all people, and their right to privacy, their right to their own beliefs, and their right to make their own decisions.  Therapeutic interventions are client-centered.  She desires each person to experience quality treatment that moves people towards their goals.  She offers services to all people regardless of age, color, culture, disability, ethnicity, national origin, gender, race, religion, sexual orientation, marital status, or socioeconomic status.

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Counseling and Consultation Services

Services Provided

  • Couples and Marriage Counseling

  • Coparenting Education

  • Coparenting Counseling

  • Family Therapy

  • Individual Therapy with Adults and Teens ages 15+

  • Parenting Education

  • Parent Management Training Groups

  • Pre-marital Therapy

  • Clinical Supervision

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Conditions Treated

  • Depression

  • Anxiety

  • Bipolar Disorder

  • Complex Trauma

  • Physical, Sexual, and Spiritual Abuse

  • Post-Separation/Divorce Issues

  • High Conflict Divorce

  • Cutting and other self-harmful behaviors

  • Difficulty with life transitions

  • Parenting Issues

  • Marital Issues

  • Relationship Issues

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"We don't have to do all of it alone. We were never meant to."

Brené Brown

Attentive Therapist
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