Bring Joy into your heart, your life and your relationships
Kathryn Martin, MA, LPC, CADC
Licensed Professional Counselor
Certified Addictions Counselor
DOT Substance Abuse Professional
Providing substance abuse, mental health and marriage counseling services for individuals, couples and famililes in  Traverse City and the surrounding areas.
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I offer confidential compassionate counseling in a private practice setting for individuals and couples struggling with substance abuse, relationship, or emotional issues. 
How I Can Help
  1. Substance Abuse Services
    Counseling for individuals and couples Assessments for Secretary of State DOT Substance Abuse Professional return to work services
  1. Couples & Family Counseling
    Counseling for couples and families seeking to improve their relationships, heal from an affair, divorce amicably or co-parent effectively.
  2. DOT Substance Abuse Professional
    Department of Transportation assessments to get you back to work when you have tested positive for alcohol or drugs.
About Kathryn
Kathryn has been helping with individual, marriage counseling and family counseling for over 20 years.  
She holds a master's degree in counseling from Central Michigan University, and a Bachelors Degree in Psychology from University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
Kathryn has been in recovery herself from substance abuse since 1989 and has a true passion for the work she does.  Substance abuse counseling, codependency and dual diagnoses have always been core areas of focus.
Joyous Life Counseling offers compassionate caring help at reasonable rates & flexible hours.
Call  231 499-1371
  1. Experience
    Over twenty years experience helping individuals, families and couples deal with addictions and codependency, mental health and dual diagnosis issues, and marriage counseling.
  2. Passion
    Being in recovery herself gives Kathryn the compassion and understanding needed to help those who are ready to make a positive change in their lives.
  3. Location
    Located just south of Rite Aid on Garfield. We share a driveway with Zoutendam Dentistry. 537B is on the back side of the building facing north.