Thriveworks Birmingham Counseling (Michigan) is available to help with whatever issue you are facing. Whether you are seeking help for your child, your marriage, your relationship, or yourself, we have trained professionals ready to help you improve your life.

Steve Whitmore, MA, LMSW has been working with children, adults and families for over 25 years. A man of deep faith, Steve counsels from a strengths-based solution perspective looking at the resources that people have and assisting clients to see hope and possibilities in their lives. With children, Steve discovers interests and creates relatable metaphors to engage them in their therapeutic work and develop life skills. With adults, he provides insight and helps guide exploration of new options that haven’t been considered in the past. The goal is always healthy and virtuous living.

Steve’s experience includes working with:

  • ADHD
  • Asperger’s and Autism
  • Oppositional Behavior

Steve received his Master in Clinical Social Work from Wayne State University and has worked in day treatment, home-based, outpatient and school settings. In addition to his role as a clinician with Thriveworks, Steve is also an educational consultant.

Karen Waldrop, LPC: I received my masters in counseling from Oakland University and have over 20 years of experience providing compassionate and professional counseling to individuals and couples. I use a variety of methods to help people who are struggling with:

Asperger’s Syndrome
Learning Differences
Grief & Loss
Traumatic Brain Injury
Career Concerns
And More