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David Schroeder

Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW
Couples counseling- Life transitions- Stress management- Trauma- Anxiety -
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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 24 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.

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 24 years

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

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




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

Locations & Hours


  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Priority Health

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions:$110 (60min)
  • Sliding scale:$75 - $110
  • Initial session:$155 (80min)
  • Couples sessions:$110 (60min)
  • Family sessions:$110 (60min)
  • EMDR or Brainspotting$110 (80min)

Additional session information

Payment options
  • Cash
  • Check
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • PayPal

Client testimonials

"David seems to be exactly what we were looking for and we have just started sessions with him and are feeling very hopeful for our future with his help!"
- Zencare client August 2023