Please note the People House Affordable Counseling Program as well as many Private Practitioners are doing telephone or virtual sessions in addition to some in-person. Social distancing doesn't mean you are alone, we're here for you! Please contact your practitioner for more information. You can also visit www.peoplehouse.org/keeping-our-community-safe-2/ for more information.
At People House, we believe the first step to becoming the best that we can be is to accept our total self as we are now and the experience of life as an opportunity for growth. By teaching and practicing compassion and accepting each individual for who and what they are in the here and now, it enables us to create love, joy, peace, and fulfillment in our life experience. We offer programs that advocate for living a life of conscious awareness and responsibility, while acknowledging that we are each constantly progressing along a unique path where we will all need some help somewhere along the way.
We offer affordable, holistic counseling to those who might otherwise be unable to experience the transformative power and support of professional counseling. Our perspective is holistic, starting with the premise that the development and integration of mind, body, and spirit is necessary to become healthy, fulfilled, and productive.
You can find a variety of holistic professionals at People House. Our practitioners conduct their practice of healing, education and/or growth according to the ethics and guidelines of their particular field. In addition, they maintain a belief in the wisdom of the individual that is in harmony with the basic People House philosophy.
This is an ideal site for individuals who are Master’s level student in counseling, psychology or marriage and family therapy and thrive in a supportive environment that also requires personal independence and team collaboration. It is best suited to mature candidates who eventually plan to do private practice, although that is not a requirement.
At People House, we believe in a few, simple guidelines, which help us increase our experience of Love. These are suggestions, not requirements. We encourage investigation and consideration of all beliefs.
Struggle with Mental Health Issues
The # of People Helped by our Affordable Counseling Program
Main Barrier to Getting Help
You Are Alone!
At People House we have a variety of different resources to help you along your mental health, spiritual or educational journey. From our Affordable Counseling Program where we offer mental health therapy on a sliding fee scale, to our non-denominational, non-sectarian ministers who can help you find a spiritual practice just right for you as an individual. We also have a variety of experienced mental health and holistic healing professionals who offer individual sessions, workshops and group opportunities. You can also find information here if you are a Master’s level student in counseling, psychology or marriage and family counseling looking for a clinical internship placement with us.
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