Help is on the way

Has someone said that you need to see a counselor, or that you need help with your emotions or behaviors? Or are the pills you’ve been taking seeming to lose their effectiveness on the bed post overnight? This can be scary stuff because it forces us to face that toughest question- am I alright? L...

Anxiety

Think you have anxiety?  Sure, you do! We all do… at different times in our lives for different reasons. What we perceive and label as anxiety is a natural physiological response to situations and events in our lives that we are afraid will harm us or that we cannot control. Another way to thi...

Depression

There are several different types of depressive disorders. However, common features of all of them are changes in a person’s mood in which a person often feels increased sadness or a sense of emptiness. There can also be increased irritability, changes in bodily function or the perception of en...

Susan Stendel

Susan Stendel is a Licensed Professional Counselor and long-time resident of Northern Michigan. During the past ten years, Susan has worked as a Mental Health Specialist, a Crisis Specialist, an Academic Counselor and a Wrap Around Facilitator. Her primary focus has been working with children and...

About Us

Goshawk Behavioral Health Services is an out-patient mental health office serving adults and children in the six county region around Traverse City. Our goal is to provide a targeted range of behavioral health assessment and counseling services supportive of and integrated with the care supplied ...