David Klein

Clinical Social Worker

David Klein

Clinical Social Worker

Professions: Clinical Social Worker, Mental Health Counselor, Psychotherapist
License Status: I'm a licensed professional.
Primary Credential: Masters Social Worker - 6801020094
Billing and Insurance:
I am an in-network provider for:
  • Aetna
  • Blue Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Humana
  • LifeSynch
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Military OneSource
  • Priority Health
  • Tricare
  • ValueOptions
Fees: Will continue to take new intakes during Coronvirus crisis. Appointment be done by telephone, FaceTime or Telehealth.
Free Initial Consultation
Weekend Availability
Evening Availability


Change is Coming
29260 Franklin #115
Southfield, Michigan 48034

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My Approach to Helping

Are you satisfied with the way your life is going? Do you focus on the past and have a hard time moving forward? Having many years of experience helping children and families to move forward and let go of the issues that caused the dysfunction. My goal is to help parents and their children to improve coping skills and increase communication. Have had great success helping blended families to adjust to the new relationships, and develop healthy bonds. Help couples resolve the barriers they face to increase their relationship and to move forward.

My goal is to you learn to not be resentful about the past and to move forward and focus on the present. Further this increases the chances of having a better future. Have helped clients to replace self defeating actions and feelings with increased coping and self esteem. Use proven solution focused therapy techniques to help you reach your maximum potential.

Provide new solutions to difficult problems you face and will point you in the right direction. Using a calm and respectful approach, to help clients feel comfortable talking to me because they do not feel like they are being judged.

Call me for a free telephone consultation today.

More Info About My Practice

Accept most insurances including: BCBS, BCN, MHN-Tricare, Military Source One, Medicare, Cigna, Priority, Aetna, Value Options, several Medicaid's and EAP's.
Offer daytime and evening appointments during the week as well as daytime hours on Saturday.
If you don't have insurance we would be happy to ways to make therapy available to you (sliding scale).

Specific Issue(s) I'm Skilled at Helping With

Have helped hundreds of children and families increase their relationship, develop healthy bonds, and increase communication. My goal is to help your family to learn new solutions to everyday issues you face. There is no doubt, that acting out behaviors with your children will lesson. It also helps children to be more responsible for their behavior and increases your families self esteem level. Have great success helping clients increase their coping skills and self esteem level. Further, to help manage depression, anxiety and other emotional issues.

My Role as a Therapist

My philosophy is to an supportive approach to therapy by providing a safe relaxed environment to help clients discuss feelings and concerns. My goal is to provide encouragement to help you improve you functioning and learn new ways to cope with stress, anxiety and emotional issues. Further, to support your efforts to change old behavior patterns and develop new ones and increase your coping skills.

My Guiding Ethical Principles

My guiding principal in working as a therapist is providing courtesy and respect to the clients that I work with. Treating others the same way I like to be treated in a relationship. Helping clients to feel supported in their decision to attend therapy. Admitting that you need assistance to make changes in your life to succeed can be very scary. If the therapist is supportive it will not doubt make this decision easier. Helping you understand that they are not being judged will also help the client feel open to discuss feelings and concerns.

Services I Provide

  • Consultation
  • Family Therapy
  • Group Therapy
  • Individual Therapy & Counseling
  • Marriage, Couples, or Relationship Counseling

Ages I Work With

  • Children
  • Teens
  • Adults
  • Elders


  • English

Groups I Work With

    I have several decades of experience working with children and families specializing in children with acting out behaviors, adjustment issues, and ADHD. I help parents learn successful child management skills to avoid outbursts, tantrums, and power struggles, as well as to be aware of the triggers that lead to their child's disruptive behaviors. I additionally work with divorced families.

    Another speciality I have is working with veterans who have have PTSD, depression, anxiety, anger and adjustment issues. Helping veterans and their families improve their coping skills, and decreasing family relationship issues. I accept MHN-Tricare and Military Source One insurance.

Client Concerns I Treat

  • Abuse / Abuse Survivor Issues
  • Academic Concerns
  • Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions
  • Adoption / Reunion Issues
  • Aggression and Violence
  • Aging and Geriatric Issues
  • Anger
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Issues
  • Bipolar
  • Blended Family Issues
  • Body Image
  • Career Choice
  • Caregiver Issues / Stress
  • Child and/or Adolescent Issues
  • Control Issues
  • Depression
  • Divorce / Divorce Adjustment
  • Emotional Abuse
  • Emotional Overwhelm
  • Emptiness
  • Family of Origin Issues
  • Family Problems
  • Grief, Loss, and Bereavement
  • Health / Illness / Medical Issues
  • Helplessness / Victimhood
  • Identity Issues
  • Inadequacy
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Learning Difficulties
  • Men's Issues
  • Midlife Crisis / Midlife Transition
  • Mood Swings / Mood Disturbance
  • Multicultural Concerns
  • Obsessions and Compulsions (OCD)
  • Oppositional and Defiant Behavior in Children and Teen
  • Panic
  • Physical Abuse
  • Posttraumatic Stress / Trauma
  • Relationships and Marriage
  • Schizophrenia
  • Self-Care
  • Self-Confidence
  • Self-Criticism
  • Self-Doubt
  • Self-Esteem
  • Sexual Assault / Abuse
  • Shame
  • Social Anxiety / Phobia
  • Stress
  • Suicidal Ideation and Behavior
  • Values Clarification
  • Workplace Issues
  • Worry
  • Worthlessness
  • Young Adult Issues

Types of Therapy

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Anger Management
  • Client-Directed Outcome-Informed Therapy (CDOI)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Conflict Resolution Therapy
  • Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy (DDP)
  • Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy
  • Family Constellations
  • Family Systems Therapy
  • Nonviolent Communication (NVC)
  • Parent Work
  • Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)
  • Person-Centered Therapy (Rogerian Therapy)
  • Play Therapy
  • Psychoanalysis / Modern Psychoanalysis
  • Reality Therapy
  • Relational Psychotherapy
  • Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT)

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