Survival Tools for People of Color : Rebecca Spann, EDS, LPC, NCC - ABOUT U & Janee’ Beville, MA, LPC, NCC - Centennial Park Counseling; Moderated by Lee Moyer, Director of Community Relations, Healthier Communities, Spectrum Health.
Rebecca specializes in treating women who experience anxiety, depression and stress in their everyday lives. Her unique approach to therapy leaves clients feeling safe, heard, and confident as they embrace their pathway to healing. She incorporates innovative techniques and strategies that are uniquely designed to match the needs of her clients.
In addition to counseling services, Rebecca is a Mental Health Advocate, Private Practice Consultant for other therapists and workshop facilitator. Rebecca has a passion for community and in 2019, co-founded Mental Health Clinicians of Color in Grand Rapids which is a nonprofit organization which focuses on creating community and resources for BIPOC therapist in Grand Rapids, MI . Her breath of experience is rooted in private practice, community mental health, education systems and foster care agencies.
Rebecca received her Bachelor of Psychology from Jackson State University. She also holds a Master degree as well as an Education Specialist degree in Counseling from Mississippi College.
Janeé Beville was born and raised in Grand Rapids, Michigan and is a proud graduate of Ottawa Hills High School. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in both Psychology and Interpersonal Communication and a Master’s degree in Marriage, Couple and Family Therapy from Western Michigan University. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), a National Certified Counselor and an approved supervisor for Limited Licensed Professional Counselors.
Janee’ is the owner and lead therapist of Beville Counseling LLC where she provides outpatient therapy to adults addressing needs related to depression, anxiety, identity exploration, self-worth, spirituality, and communication skills. She is also an experienced workshop facilitator and keynote speaker on topics of diversity awareness, mental and emotional health, and Biblical/spiritual teachings.
Janeé serves as the Board Vice President for Mental Health Clinicians of Color in Grand Rapids, Board Vice President for Michigan Youth Worker’s Association and Board Member for Meaning in Colors.