Last updated: 6/24/2020

William Padding, LMSW, ACSW (616) 785-8900
Last Updated: 6/24/2020
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Gender: Male

Languages Spoken:

Focusing on:
Adoption/Foster Care Anger Management Anxiety/Panic Disorders Behavioral Problems Child Abuse and Neglect Couple or Marital Issues Depression Domestic Violence Family Issues Grief/Loss Interpersonal Relationships Parenting Issues Self Abuse Sexual Abuse/Rape Trauma/PTSD
Also serving:
Addictions/Other (gambling, sex, etc.) Addictions/Substance Attachment Disorders Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder Bipolar Disorders Career/Employment Concerns Life Transitions Men's Issues Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder Pain Management Runaways Sexual Orientation Sexuality Issues Spiritual/Religious Concerns Stress Suicidal Thoughts
Office and Contact Information
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640 Three Mile Rd, NW
Suite 101
Grand Rapids, MI 49544
(616) 785-8900

Office Hours:
Mon10:00am – 7:00pm
Tue10:00am – 7:00pm
Wed10:00am – 7:00pm
Thu10:00am – 7:00pm
Fri10:00am – 7:00pm
Sat10:00am – 4:00pm
Online Schedule: Schedule
Average wait time for new clients: 6 hours

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: 6 Hours
Weekends: 6 Hours

Access by Public Transportation
Access by Wheelchair
Emergency Appointments
Evening Office Hours
Weekend Office Hours


Years of Experience: 25

MI - LMSW [6801063266]

Credentials and Certifications:
Academy of Certified Social Workers (ACSW)
Certified in Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR)
Certified Level II Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR)
Certified Social Worker (CSW)

Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $130
Couples: N/A
Group: N/A
Family: $130

Sliding Scale: Yes

Accept Credit Card: Yes

Medicare: Yes
Private Insurance or Out of Network: Yes

Free Services:

AETNA (Open Choice) Medicare Plus Blue
AETNA Health Meridian Health Plan
APS Healthcare Molina Healthcare
Beacon Health PacifiCare Behavioral Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPOM
Blue Cross Blue Shield (Blue Care Network) Priority Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield (PPO) Priority Health (PPO)
Blue Cross Blue Shield Federal Employee Program (FEP) Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
Corphealth United Behavioral Health (UBH)
G.M. Cigna United Healthcare
HealthPlus Value Options/UMR
Humana (PPO)

Age Groups and Specific Populations (focus areas are bold)
Age groups:
Adolescents (13-17) Adults (26-59) Children (6-12) Young Adults (18-25)
Preschool (Under 6) Seniors (60 +)
Specific populations:
Children of Divorce Offenders/Perpetrators Step Families
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics) Adopted Biracial Corrections Officers Disabled First Responders (Police, Fire, EMT) Grandparents Immigrants/Refugees Interracial Families/Couples Obese or Overweight Suicidal
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Behavioral Cognitive/Behavioral Play Therapy
Other theoretical approaches:
Advocacy Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) EMDR Mediation Meditation/Relaxation Parent Guidance Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) Prevention Psycho-Educational Sandplay Therapy Short-Term (Brief Treatment) Systemic
Methods - focus areas:
Couple/Marital Family Systems Individual
Other methods:
Educational or Psycho-Educational Group
Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:
Multi-cultural experience:
African-American Asian Hispanic Native American
Professional Associations
Association of Family and Conciliation Courts (AFCC) National Association of Social Workers (NASW)