Northland Counseling Center, PLLC

A Safe Place to Heal

Bonnie Cripe PhD, LMSW
18554 Northland Dr. Big Rapids, MI 49307
Phone: (231) 592-8090

Counseling is focused on individuals finding the strength within themselves.

Bonnie Cripe has spent almost forty years in the social work field including over thirty years in private practice. Experience includes working in the areas of mental health, gerontology, substance abuse, hospice, clinical hypnotherapy, stress management, reiki healing, teaching and consulting. 

Payment for sessions are due at the time of service.  I don’t bill insurance directly but will provide you with a receipt that you can send into your insurance for reimbursement.



  • Doctorate in Behavorial Sciences
  • Master’s Degree in Social Work
  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker
  • Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist
  • Certified Stress Management Counselor
  • S.P.A.D.A. Certification
  • Reiki Master


Projects include working with:

  • Senior citizens
  • Unemployment
  • AIDS
  • Hospice
  • Substance abuse
  • Working with veterans
  • Post traumatic stress
  • Regression therapy
  • Consulting
  • Teaching
  • Health issues

Counseling Services 

  • Adults 18 and over
  • Individual, Couple, Group
  • Stress Management
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Marriage and Relationships
  • Grief and Loss
  • Depression
  • Post Traumatic Stress
  • Adult Survivors of Sexual, Emotional, & Physical Abuse
  • Addictions including stopping smoking and weight loss
  • Alternative Lifestyles and Relationships
  • Reiki Healing
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Emotional Freedom Technique
  • Regression and Integration Therapy

Presentations and Workshops

Bonnie has conducted a number of workshops both internationally and throughout the United States on a variety of topics.  She enjoys presenting workshops and classes at The Centre Building and also sponsors other speakers in order to provide a wide range of topics and information to the community.


  • Communication
  • Grief and Loss
  • Intergenerational Healing
  • Chakras and Archetypes
  • Dreams
  • Stress Management
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Color in Our Lives
  • Discovering You Path and Your Purpose
  • Understanding Trauma and Healing – Disintegration to Integration
  • Exploring Past Lives as a Path to Healing this Life
  • Beyond the Physical: Past Lives, Soul Groups and More
    *Additional Topics Upon Request