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Services Offered

Individual Therapy 

A More Balanced You 

Balance Counseling will work with adults and youth to solve current problems and improve situations to help you live more simple and balanced.

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Substance Abuse Therapy 

Your Recovery 

Balance counseling will work with adults and youth by providing responsible outpatient individual therapy you can count on during your recovery. Learning strategies and coping skills for a happy sober and clean lifestyle. 



Here For You

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing therapy (EMDR) is a form of trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy [link to CBT] specifically developed for reducing the power of traumatic memories. A trained therapist will guide you to think about a trauma while moving your eyes back and forth, left to right. Over time, this will help your brain reprocess the memories so that they no longer cause as much pain.

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Family Therapy

Healthy Family Relationships

Helping families learn appropriate ways to communicate in hopes of decreasing family conflicts. 

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Infant Mental Health Therapy

Important Attachments 

Services provide parent-infant support and intervention services to families where the parent's condition and life circumstances or the characteristics of the infant threaten the parent-infant attachment and the consequent social, emotional, behavioral and cognitive development of the infant. Services reduce the incidence and prevalence of abuse, neglect, developmental delay, behavioral and emotional disorder.

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Insurance Accepted

Reliable Coverage

Balance Counseling LLC accepts most commercial insurances. I also accept cash, check and credit card payments to make it easier for you.

If you do not have an accepted insurance plan, Balance Counseling would be happy to work with you to submit your insurance claim for out of network reimbursement. Clients are responsible for co-pays and deductibles as applicable. 

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If this is an emergency please call 911. If this is a crisis please refer to BCCMHA at 269-948-8041 or go to your nearest ER. 

925 Grand Rapids St.
Middleville, MI 49333

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Ashley Gilbert LMSW, CAADC, EMDR
Serving Clients Since 2015

  • Three years or 2,000 hours of supervised experience in AD counseling, 180 hours of education in ICRC/AODA related courses that are composed of the 12 Core Functions: Screening; Intake; Orientation; Assessment; Treatment Planning; Counseling; Case Management; Crisis Intervention; Client Education; Referral; Reports and Record Keeping; Consultation, minimum of 300 hours of supervision which must include ten hours in each of the 12 Core Functions outlined above. 6 hours of counseling ethics.

  • Passed the ICRC/AADC (Advanced) Counselor written examination.

  • Graduate with a master's degree from an educational program that is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). Complete at least 4,000 hours of post-degree supervised social work experience over at least a two-year period.

  • Child Mental Health Professional (CMHP) - Individual with specialized training and one year of experience in the examination, evaluation, and treatment of minors and their families and who is a physician, psychologist, licensed or limited-licensed master's social worker.

  • 2022 - Certified in EMDR

  • 2022 - Certified in Usui Shiki Ryoho Reiki I, II.

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Office Hours

Monday: Closed

Tuesday: 9 - 5 

Wednesday: 9 - 5

Thursday: 9 - 5

Friday: Closed 

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