John Thorp

  • Michigan
  • Information updated 4 weeks ago

About John Thorp's service

John Thorp is a highly experienced Master Level Clinical Social Worker with over 24 years of clinical expertise in the field. Based in Northern Michigan, John has dedicated his career to working with individuals facing a wide range of challenges, including anxiety, depression, trauma, chronic pain, family, and relational issues, among others. John’s approach is centered around the belief that each person is the expert of their own life, and he prioritizes listening carefully to understand their unique experiences. By utilizing various therapeutic techniques such as Eye Movement Desensitization, Motivational Interviewing, and Parent Management Training, John empowers his clients to tap into their inner strengths and abilities. He recognizes that seeking therapy is often driven by significant pain, and encourages individuals to trust their instincts as they embark on their journey to improved mental health. John’s ultimate goal is to support his clients in their path towards healing and provide them with a sense of solace along the way.

Areas of Focus and Specialization

  • Addictions
  • Anger management
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Coping with life changes
  • Depression
  • Family conflicts
  • Grief
  • Intimacy-related issues
  • Parenting issues
  • Relationship issues
  • Self esteem
  • Stress
  • Trauma and abuse

Additional areas

  • and OCD
  • Attachment Issues
  • Co-morbidity
  • Codependency
  • Compulsions
  • Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster
  • Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD)
  • Dissociation
  • Drug and Alcohol Addiction
  • Family of Origin Issues
  • First Responder Issues
  • Forgiveness
  • Guilt and Shame
  • Life Purpose
  • Men's Issues

Therapeutic approaches

  • Client-Centered Therapy
  • Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT)
  • Existential Therapy
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Mindfulness Therapy
  • Motivational Interviewing

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Years in practice

30 years

NPI number


License Details

MI LMSW 6801062801

License: LMSW


License number: 6801062801

Expires at 2025-08-29

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