Welcome to Lansing Counseling

Welcome to Lansing Counseling

Lansing Counseling’s mission is to provide access to mental healthcare for MSU students as well as people living in the East Lansing community. We offer anxiety and depression therapy and counseling to adults, adolescents, and teens - and we provide couples counseling and family counseling.

We take several types of insurance, so make sure to let us know which insurance you have when contacting us. You can contact us about counseling and therapy services in East Lansing, MI by clicking here or by going to LansingCounseling.com/contact.

How We Can Help

Our licensed counselors, social workers, and therapists help adults, teens, and families manage anxiety and depression, heal from grief and trauma, and grow through life transitions.



Relationship Concerns

Identity Concerns

Managing Emotions

Life Transitions

Latest Articles

Anticipation anxiety

How Anticipation is Ruining Your Good Times For centuries, humans have talked about the fact that there is joy to be found in anticipation. Sometimes, the waiting for something to come is better than the thing itself. For so many of us, anticipation is hope for something good. It’s planning ...

Adjusting to a COVID world

Are You Secretly Anxious About Returning to “Normalcy” with Continued COVID Concerns? Over the summer, many people started to return to some sense of “normalcy” in a post-coronavirus disease (COVID-19) world. Even so, people found themselves struggling to feel safe and ready to face the return to workplaces, social events, ...

Making the transition to college

Preparing for the Grief of College Transition When students go away to college for the first time, they are often overwhelmed with emotions. Feeling excited to explore their newfound freedom and independence is what most young people think about before the semester begins. Many new college students are surprised to ...

Melissa Ridge, LLPC Clinician Interview

My passion is to help you … Heal from trauma  Work through anxiety & depression Navigate relationship issues …so you can go from struggling to thriving! 1. What is your counseling specialty? I would say working with clients who need to heal from trauma and regain their sense of self ...

Hi, I'm Andy!

My passion is to help you…

Better understand your story

Achieve greater balance in managing your mental health

Overcome barriers to being your most authentic self

…so that you can feel empowered to tackle your fears and continue to grow through life!


Hi, I'm Li!

My passion is to help you…

Cope with your depression

Feel empowered and a sense of control

Reduce your anxiety

…so that you can maximize your potential and improve your mental health!


Hi, I'm Melissa!

My passion is to help you …

Heal from trauma 

Work through anxiety & depression

Navigate relationship issues

…so you can go from struggling to thriving!


Hi, I'm Travis!

My passion is to help you …

Cope with depression and anxiety

Improve your self-care practices

Navigate relationship issues

…so you can improve your well-being!


Hi, I'm Nicole!

My passion is to help you …

Cope with chronic pain and illness

Improve your self-care practices

Improve your anxiety and depression

…so you can experience relief from suffering!


Hi, I'm Patricia!

My passion is to help you …

Process your trauma

Strengthen your relationships

Cope with life stressors

…so you can move towards healing and feel less alone!


Hi, I'm Tim!

My passion is to help you …

Manage your anxiety 

Discover your true identity

Navigate relationship issues

…so you can live a more meaningful life!

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