We all face challenges in our lives where we find we need help — a trusted someone to talk with and help us find solutions. Family Service Agency’s Counseling Program provides just that. Our caring, professional counselors are here to help, no matter your age or your ability to pay. We:

HELP you find a resolution
ENCOURAGE your progress
LISTEN fully without judgment
PROTECT your confidentiality

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Our Approach

Our brief, problem-solving and goal oriented approach helps you to enhance your skills and reach your goals. Your counselor will talk to you about your concerns and together you will decide the primary issues that need to be resolved.

Our counseling services include:

Individual, Couples and Family Counseling

  • Children, Teen and Parenting Issues
  • Life/Social Skills Enrichment
  • Addictions Counseling
  • Depression and Anxiety
  • Marital or Couple Counseling
  • Domestic Violence
  • Grief & Loss Counseling

Behavioral Health

  • Employee Assistance Program Services
  • Critical Incidence Stress
  • Grief Counseling

Family Mediation

  • Parenting Time
  • Supervised Visitation
  • Custody Disagreements
  • Divorce Adjustments


  • Relationship Enhancement
  • Positive Parenting Skills
  • Life Skills Guidance
  • Anger and Conflict Management
  • Stress Management

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you work with minor children?

We provide counseling services to minor children accompanied by at least one parent or a legal guardian.

What is an average waiting period to get an appointment?

We try to give an appointment as soon as possible if it is urgent and within a week otherwise.

Do you have evening hours?

We offer counseling sessions from 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm on Mondays and Tuesdays.

What is the method of payment for services?

We accept several types of insurance, Employee Assistance contracts, check or cash (no credit cards), and donations. No one is denied services due to inability to pay.

If I make a donation, how is it used?

Your donation will be utilized to provide counseling services to families who are uninsured and or otherwise unable to afford these services.

What are the credentials of your staff?

Our staff is highly qualified, and have Masters level Education, with several years of experience.

Get in Touch

Daniel Holderied, MA, LPC

Family Counseling Director

Location: 1422 West Court Street, Flint, MI 48503
EmailPhone: 810-767-4014 ext. 407

Our Fees

Family Service Agency accepts the following insurance plans: McLaren Health Plan, McLaren Health Plan-Medicaid and Medicare. Employee Assistance and Managed Care Programs provided by employers are also accepted.

For those without insurance we offer a Sliding Fee Scale, which is based on family income. No one is denied services because of an inability to pay.

The FSA is a United Way Partner
The FSA is a member of the Alliance for Children and Families
The FSA is a member of the Michigan Guardianship Association