David Schroeder, Therapist in Grand Rapids, Michigan — Zencare
David  Schroeder

David Schroeder

Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW
Michigan Accepting Online
Grand Rapids Accepting In-person
Updated October 15, 2022

Specialties & Expertise

  • Couples counseling
  • Life transitions
  • Stress management
  • Trauma
  • Anxiety

Professional statement

As a Clinical and Spiritual Social Worker and Life Coach, my goal is to assist you in finding the wisdom and answers to your struggles. I offer therapies and approaches that can get to the core of your struggles, empowering you to transform your life from the inside-out. With support, I help you find those repeated patterns of thinking and behaviors that block your happiness and potential. My 22 years of experience in private practice and 30 years total in the health and human development fields, offers the latest in psychotherapy and body, mind, spirit approaches; helping to resolve emotional blockages. If you are ready, I offer holistic approaches that create life changing results.

Author of book, Just Be Love: Messages on the Spiritual and Human Journey. Also provide presentations and workshops on several topics.

Message to clients

Being human isn’t always easy and often can seem confusing, unfair and complex. My life coaching and counseling services can help you become less confused, change your perspectives and make things simpler.

Life is about change, so we have times of uncertainty and transition.

In all this we can tend to forget who we truly are and our life purpose for being.

Learning and growing as we move through changes and transitions is part of the process of life.

Remembering that we are love and goodness is part of the learning and process as well.

Change happens from the inside-out. I assist people with creating possibilities and opportunities to change the one thing we can... ourselves. My therapy and coaching approaches seek to tap into the wisdom, innate knower and healer within you. I offer tools to help you rejuvenate your spirit and rediscover your path. Helping you find the opportunities within your struggles and change the way you view, address and move through life experiences.

I assist people in learning and using empowering tools to create a happier and more confident you.

You deserve to become a better version of yourself and live your true and higher potential. My role is to assist you in becoming the better, more confident, and happier version of you.


Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love

Life transitions - Coping with difficult or impactful life changes, such as moving to a new area, relationship transitions, child rearing, or career changes; learning self-care to better manage resulting stress

Stress management - Strengthening effective ways of coping with the stress of life and change; managing expectations of self and others

Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)


  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples


  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Magellan Health
  • Multiplan or PHCS
  • United Healthcare

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $120 (60min)
  • Sliding scale: $70 - $120
  • Initial session: $155 (80min)
  • Couples sessions: $125 (60min)
  • Family sessions: $125 (60min)
  • EMDR or Brainspotting: $135 (80min)


Online Sessions (Michigan)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 10:00 am- 6:00 pm
  • Tue 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Wed 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Thu 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Fri 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Sat N/A
  • Sun N/A

Grand Rapids practice
3355 Eagle Park Drive , Suite #107, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49525
Accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Tue 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Wed 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Thu 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Fri 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Sat N/A
  • Sun N/A

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 22 years

Self-Employed , Owner Transition Pathways, Inc. Private practice, 2005 - Present

Brainspotting , Brainspotting Phase 1 & 2, 2020
EMDR Institute , EMDR Basic training, 2009
International CISF, CISM Advanced Crisis Intervention, 2006
Aurora University , MSW, 2000


Michigan: 6801097806