No matter what chapter of your life you are in, sometimes it helps to have someone to listen to and help process parts of your story. Together, we will walk through the parts of your story that you need to be heard in order to help you write the next chapter in your life with a feeling of purpose. Kristy enjoys working with clients from all walks of life. It is her belief that we can learn from each other in a vast array of circumstances. As a social worker, she has worked with clients of all ages, genders, faith backgrounds, and a variety of life circumstances.

Kristy's qualifications include working with clients through struggles with anxiety, depression, trauma, behavioral issues as well as peer and family relationships. During this work, her treatment focus generally stems from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Crisis Intervention, Solution Focused Therapy, and Art Therapy.

Kristy has been a social worker for almost 20 years and she has worked with clients of all ages. By developing a networking system in the mental health community in Grand Rapids, Kristy's hope is to provide you with the best experience possible when with her services. Kristy will work with you in collaboration to put in place the services needed to begin your journey in living your most purposed life.

Purposed Life Counseling accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield and United Healthcare insurances at this time. Self-pay options are also available to be made to Purposed Life Counseling in the form of cash, debit or credit card. Payment is due the same day that your services are provided. 

Kristy Burks, LMSW

Owner of Purposed Life Counseling Services