Insight Counseling Services
Jean Washington, MA, LPC
Jean Washington is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the
state of Michigan and obtained her Master of Arts in
Counseling from Oakland University. Jean also has a
specialization in couple and family counseling from
Oakland University. Prior to working at Insight Counseling,
Jean spent 5 years at Lapeer Community Mental Health
where she counseled older teens and adults with a variety
of mental health issues. Jean led a substance abuse group
there as well as a DBT group for individuals with borderline
personality disorder. Prior to her career in counseling,
Jean received her MBA in finance and marketing from
Penn State University and spent over 11 years as a
commercial banker for a large Michigan bank.
Jean works with individuals with a variety of issues including: anxiety, depression, grief, addictions, weight loss issues, binge eating disorder, unexpected life adjustments, anger management, divorce, bipolar, and borderline personality disorder. She offers premarital counseling as well as counseling for couples with a desire to rekindle their relationship. If divorce has already occurred, Jean offers "after divorce counseling" where she counsels parents in their journey as co-parents. Jean works with multiple therapeutic modalities including: EMDR, CBT, Experiential, Motivational Interviewing, and Mindfulness. Jean is also a collaborative divorce coach.
Positive thinking can have an enormous effect on a person's life. Jean offers supportive, non-judgmental counseling to help people make positive transitions in their lives.
"The difference between can and cannot is only three letters - three letters that determine your life's direction." Remes Sasson