Christian Counseling in Cedar Rapids: Strengthen Relationships and Foster Growth 

Providing the light as you journey through counseling.

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The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it. - John 1:5

The Unique Approach of Our Christian Therapists in Cedar Rapids

At Guiding Light Christian Counseling Center, each therapy and counseling session is in the light of our Christian faith. We strive not only to be a light for everyone we encounter, but we also help our clients get to a place where they can be that in their lives as well. Whether you're battling with depression or your family is going through a rough time, we offer Christian counseling that can improve various aspects of your life.

How Christian Counseling Can Improve Your Life

Christian counseling can improve your life by giving you a better understanding of yourself and the relationship you have with God and the people around you. Our Cedar Rapids Therapists use various therapeutic methods & concepts to help clients of all ages get over trauma, anxiety, depression, resentment, relationship problems, etc. Putting issues like this behind you is the key to improving your quality of life, and we have the services that will help you do just that.

Counseling and Therapy in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Guiding Light Christian Counseling Center offers counseling services for individuals, families, and couples.  Anxiety, stress, depression, play therapy grief, autism, ADHD, and divorce are areas or services we can help with.  We focus on a client-centered approach to meeting life’s difficulties and stresses to promote healing and overall wellness.  We consider it a privilege to offer compassion, guidance, and our expertise to meet with clients and work towards helping them find improvement in their daily lives.

Young girl in play therapy

Play Therapy

The process of play therapy is an excellent way for children to work through their feelings and emotions about life events.

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AutPlay was designed especially for children on the Spectrum and with Developmental Delays.

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Marriage Counseling & Couples Therapy

Couples Therapy & Marriage Counseling

Couples therapy is an effective way to address some of the maladaptive patterns that can arise between partners.

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Divorce therapy


Divorce is never easy and can be emotionally draining. Here, you can learn ways of processing your feelings and come out whole at the end.

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ADHD/ADD therapy


ADHD/ADD affects children and adults. Medication is one tool that helps but also collaborating with a licensed therapist can help reduce the symptoms and stress.

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Anxiety therapy


Life can be unpredictable at times, but there are ways to manage the stress. Your therapist will work with you to select the best approach based on your own needs.

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Family Therapy

Family Therapy

The goal of family therapy is to help families identify and incorporate effective communication skills so they can work towards resolving conflicts.

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Depression therapy


Therapy can help by offering support, guidance, interventions such as coping skills and life management skills to alleviate the symptoms of depression.

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What Our Cedar Rapids Clients Say About Our Christian Counseling Services

K. C. - A Cedar Rapids client

K. C.

Client 5 star reviews

Alicia is the absolute best in the business.  She helps children feel comfortable sharing and opening up and has great communication with the parents.  Her kindness overflows.  Her ideas and knowledge are practical and useful.

Emily Obert - A Cedar Rapids client

Emily Obert

Client 5 star reviews

Alicia meant so much to my family when she was working with my oldest son. She knows what she did for us! I can’t thank her enough for always being there no matter what we were going through or what she was going through.