Teaching Family Homes of Upper Michigan
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May 28, 2008 Kristina Balzarini
1000 Silver Creek Road
Teaching Family Homes of Upper Michigan announces new LLMSW Therapist
Delta County—Teaching Family Homes of Upper Michigan (TFH) has availability with our
new LLMSW Therapist in the Delta County office. Effective May 30th, Erin Cretens
LLMSW will be taking referrals at the Teaching Family Homes Counseling Office in
Escanaba located at 1000 Ludington Street, Suite 204.
Cretens has been an employee of TFH for 8 years, serving as a Residential Program
Consultant and Family Services Specialist. Cretens has experience working with families
and youths who have a wide range of issues including, low self-esteem, aggression,
depression, self mutilation, sexual boundaries, mental health disorders, histories of abuse
and neglect, limited social skills, and family turmoil.
In her new position, Cretens says that although much of her past experience has been
with adolescents and preadolescents, she also looks forward to seeing other populations
such as working with individuals or couples and developing the agency’s play therapy
services for younger children. Erin can be reached at 906-789-9890.
Teaching Family Homes of Upper Michigan offers a continuum of care including residential
group homes, treatment Foster Care, Families First, Educational Services, Parenting
classes and support groups, Juvenile Justice Diversion and Reintegration Alternatives
(JJDRA), Teen Parenting, and Counseling services. For more information on Teaching
Family Homes, please visit www.teachingfamilyhomes.org.