Office Phone : (517) 332-9310
Cell Phone : (517) 410-6617

Office closed for carpet installation

​May 25-29

Campus Village Center
​1151 Michigan Ave                        Office #110                                          ​East Lansing, MI 48823

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Solution Focused, Positive Psychology

Telka Arend-Ritter Counseling in East Lansing

Transform pain into purpose, wounds into wisdom and inspire others to do the same

Telka Arend-Ritter L.M.S.W., A.C.S.W, a graduate of Michigan State University, has been healing lives in the Greater Lansing Area for 30 years. She is the author and facilitator of a brief, solution-focused, cognitive-behavioral therapy program designed specifically for the treatment of stress, mood disorders and relationship problems. Her self-help workbook, Change Your Thoughts, Heal Your Life is available in pdf. format on this website.  Telka's unique treatment approach blends the latest information in neuroscience with practical and effective coping skills, CBT, DBT, ACT therapies, mindfulness skills and inspirational self-help tools.  What separates Telka's work from traditional therapy?  Telka's therapy approach teaches you how to align your thoughts and your actions with your values. You gain insights, set goals, make changes, learn coping and communication become the best version of yourself.  You learn to transform pain into purpose, wounds into wisdom and inspire others to do the same!



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​"No hurt survives for long without our help,” she said, and then she kissed me and sent me out to play again for the ​rest of my life."
 Brian Andreas