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The Focus of Teen Challenge Milwaukee 

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Great Lakes Women’s Counseling, part of the Adult & Teen Challenge, is an organization that provides mental health services to women struggling with various mental health issues. Their approach to counseling is unique in that they offer Christian counseling for women, which incorporates a faith-based perspective into the healing process. The Teen Challenge Milwaukee counseling program also specializes in dual diagnosis for women suffering from much more than mental health issues.

  • Spiritually: We know that the student’s symptoms indicate deeper problems and conflicts; we understand that a new life in Christ will give them the power and ability to overcome these problems and live a more productive life.
  • Emotionally: The healing of past abuses is necessary. Biblical studies enhance mental growth and serve as a foundation for creating new lives.
  • Physically: We care for the physical needs of the students. These needs – a supportive environment, food, recreation, etc. – are key factors to the student’s success in the program.
  • Educationally: We have developed a life training curriculum specifically designed to develop the skills required for them to become successful members of society. Comprehensive education includes subjects ranging from the related health aspects of chemical dependency, boundary setting, anger management, coping skills, relapse prevention, and cognitive behavioral tools to help build a strong foundation in recovery.

Safe and Supportive Environment

One of the key benefits of Christian counseling is that it provides a safe and supportive environment for women to explore their faith as it relates to their mental health. Many women find that incorporating their faith into their therapy can be a powerful source of healing and comfort. Teen Challenge Milwaukee Christian counseling can help women better understand their relationship with God and how it can impact their mental health.

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Why is Our Counseling Center for Women Different?

Teen Challenge Milwaukee is one of the few programs dedicated a year to working with each individual. That is a huge financial commitment by the organization and community, but it is the time needed for the succession rates to be what they are. Great Lakes Women’s Counseling is an organization that makes a real difference in the lives of women struggling with mental health issues. By providing Christian counseling, dual diagnosis treatment, and a range of other services, the organization is helping women heal from the inside out. If you or someone you know is struggling with mental health issues, Great Lakes Women’s Counseling may be able to provide the support and resources needed to begin the healing process.

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Typical Counseling Program Duration and Levels

  • Level One (14 weeks) Recovery Residents attend classes that emphasize recognizing and changing destructive thoughts and beliefs, understanding the basic needs they were attempting to fulfill through wrong choices, and learning practical tools that equip them to change their lives.
  • Level Two (12 weeks) – Renewal Residents participate in the physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual work it takes to heal the wounds of past failures, broken relationships, spiritual deceptions, and issues with their identity, often at the root of poor mental health.
  • Level Three (12 weeks) – Restoration and Healing Residents learn more about purpose in life and how to enter into a future free from the oppression of old wounds, creating a solid foundation for the future, and identifying and utilizing their unique gifts and talents.
  • Level Four (12 weeks) – Transition Residents begin taking practical steps toward putting what they’ve learned into action by securing employment and housing, effectively managing their time and resources, and learning how to become leaders who give back to the families and communities they are re-entering.
 

Final Word and a Promise for Those Searching for Freedom 

At the core of our counseling center for women program is this principle…

“God’s love has the power to reach and transform every woman, offering them instead a life of truth, peace, and purpose. We aim to clear the women’s minds and provide the right motivations, environment, training, and mentorship to support this transformation. So, if you or a loved one is on the downward spiral of poor mental health, contact Great Lakes Women’s Counseling first. We promise it will be the last counseling program you or they will ever need.”

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