Jude Vereyken, LMSW, CAADC

For 30 years, Jude has worked as an outpatient behavioral health clinician in the Holland community where she specializes in treating individuals (and family members) affected by substance use disorders; depression, anxiety and stress; grief/loss concerns; trauma histories; and adjustment and co-occurring disorders. Jude has a special interest in treating concerns that affect women’s lives. She lives in the Holland area with her husband and three very spoiled cats!

Let's End the Stigma

May 24, 2017

May is Mental Health Month: You can help end the stigma about mental illness Just imagine what it would be like to suffer with a debilitating health problem and be afraid to seek treatment or even tell a family member about your c...

Do I Have a Drinking Problem?

Apr 19, 2017

No one purposefully sets out to have problems when they begin to use alcohol. But excessive alcohol consumption is a risk factor for many health and social problems and is the third leading cause of preventable death in the U.S. P...

Spring Cleaning My Self Talk

Mar 23, 2017

As you are cleaning out your closets this spring it’s a great time to take note of that great big closet in your mind. It’s where we store a lot of habits in the way that we think about life, the world around us and ourselves. In ...

Heartfelt Self-Compassion

Feb 23, 2017

In this month of the heart as we think of those we love it is important to include some special regard for ourselves too. Our lives after all include plenty of difficult or painful times that challenge us. We are imperfect beings ...

Improving Your Mental Wellness in 2017

Jan 26, 2017

It’s pretty common to consider taking care of our physical health but what about our mental health? That’s not as common, but in reality taking care of our mental health can have a huge impact on how we manage our physical health ...