Insight Counseling Services
Geraldine Reyes is a Licensed Master Social Worker in the
state of Michigan. She obtained a Bachelor of Arts in
Psychology, with High Distinction, from The University of
Michigan in 2001. She also received her Masters in Social
Work from The University of Michigan in 2003, concentrating
on Interpersonal Practice with Children and Youth. Geraldine
has worked in multiple settings including schools (general
and special education), community mental health agencies,
private agencies, home-based community organizations, and
now in private practice at Insight Counseling Services. She
serves children as young as 3, adolescents, and young adults,
providing both individual and family therapy. Geraldine works
with parents, family members, and other professionals to
coordinate care when applicable. She also runs group therapy sessions.
She has over 12 years of experience working as a mental health professional. In that time she has supervised other clinicians, presented on a number of topics, written articles for local publications, and facilitated groups for the following: survivors of sexual assault, children coping with divorce, adolescents with self-injurious behaviors, single mothers, and children diagnosed with ADHD (child and parent groups). She has also developed and monitored adventure camps. Geraldine is working on writing children’s books to help kids and their parents cope with difficult life transitions.
Geraldine is a skilled and compassionate clinician. She employs a variety of interventions--both creative and effective. Interventions utilized include cognitive-behavioral therapy, solution focused brief therapy, trauma focused sensory interventions, art and play therapy, and insight-oriented therapy.
Specializations include trauma and loss, divorce, anxiety disorders, and mood disorders. Geraldine also works with, but not limited to, ADHD, self-injury, violent behaviors, adoption, ASD, and parenting/family conflicts.
Geraldine’s style is gentle and nurturing. She has a strong ability to build rapport with her clients, especially young people. Geraldine feels it is an honor to be invited into the personal lives of her clients and works hard to ensure they leave treatment with the skills and confidence needed to thrive . For more information, please visit www.geraldinereyeslmsw.com .