Publication Archive

Happy Holidays!

Posted by on December 15, 2014 at 7:54 pm

Happy Holidays and a Reminder from Samaritan Counseling Center of Southeastern Michigan         Holidays can be a wonderful time of being with friends and family, celebrating, and entering into the religious meaning of the season.  And it can also be a time of feeling stress, anxious and depressed.  Rather than being a time […]

Dying for Want of a Friend

Posted by on August 15, 2014 at 11:00 pm

Dying for Want of a Friend The reported suicide of actor/comedian, Robin Williams, August 11, 2014, has touched many of us.  So many valued his talent.  As a clinician, I particularly appreciated his portrayal of a caring therapist in the movie: “Good Will Hunting.”  Sometimes I tell people if you want to know what a […]

Letter from the Director

Posted by on June 19, 2014 at 6:11 pm

Samaritan Counseling Center Experiences an Accreditation Review On June 13th and 16th, Samaritan Counseling Center of Southeastern Michigan experienced an extensive accreditation process by the Samaritan Institute of Denver, Colorado. Our Center is part of the Samaritan Institute network, which includes 77 Centers in 26 States and one center in Japan; Samaritan Institute has over […]

12th Annual Charity Golf Outing

Posted by on April 26, 2013 at 4:17 pm

SCC is pleased to announce the 12th Annual Charity Golf Outing!  This year’s Golf Outing is even more special as we are celebrating 27 years of service to residents of this community and beyond. This past year, we provided over 6,000 hours of counseling and have found that many more people are asking for help […]

16th Annual Clergy, Counselor, and Congregational Leaders Day: May 29

Posted by on April 26, 2013 at 3:22 pm

Sacred Moments: Cultivating Spirituality in Pastoral Care & Counseling  Come participate in a workshop that will help you integrate spirituality into your work with congregants, clients, patients and others. SCC is pleased to bring Dr. Kenneth Pargament to speak on Sacred Moments. The workshop is divided into two parts: 1. How to understand and evaluate spirituality in counseling relationships: […]

March Lay Caregivers Workshop

Posted by on March 11, 2013 at 5:20 pm

Discovering and Celebrating Life’s Purpose: A Lay Caregiver’s Guide Date: Sunday, March 17, 2013 Time: 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. Place: Nardin Park UMC 29887 West Eleven Mile Rd. Farmington Hills, MI  48336 Presenter: Linda Potter-Gallant, L.L.P. Cost: $15.00 if your congregation does not hold a subscription Registration must be completed by Thursday, March 14. Call […]