Welcome to Aspire Psychological associates, llc

We're Here to Listen

Who We Are

Laurice Strausser M.A., L.L.P.


Laurice is a Limited License Psychologist (LLP) with over 25 years of experience. She has provided therapy for adolescents, young adults, adults, and members of the LGBTQ community. Laurice received her Masters Degree from Wayne State University In the Marriage and Family Therapy Program. She has experience working with individuals suffering from depression, mood disorders, anxiety disorders, anger management, impulse control and eating disorders. She believes that having both balance and awareness contributes to positive healthy functioning. Laurice utilizes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and is an Informed Dialectal Behavioral Therapist. She believes that working as a team with her clients promotes a positive relationship in therapy and assists in goal oriented success.

Cathy Jannette M.A., L.L.P.


I am a Limited License Psychologist with a Master of Science from Wayne State University specializing in the treatment of  depression/anxiety, eating disorders, marriage/relationship/intimacy/gender identity, family systems and co-occurring disorders. I enjoy working with individuals, couples and families in a compassionate, non-judgmental, supportive environment. I am passionate about assisting clients in working through life struggles, grief/loss, trauma and recovery using a combination of traditional treatment approaches including CBT, DBT, mindfulness and behavioral modification. 

Our Therapy

Depression & Anxiety

Depression, fear, and anxiety are some of the most common and uncomfortable emotions that we can experience at some point in our lives. Through counseling and treatment, we are able to help you recover motivation, perspective, and joy that you once had in your life. 

Trauma & PTSD

Many individuals who have suffered a traumatic event may experience negative symptoms: extreme anxiety, fear, and discomfort are few of the emotions that can continue to manifest after a traumatic event. At Aspire, we treat these individuals...


Relationship counseling can be beneficial to couples who are looking to strengthen their emotional connection, in all stages of their relationship. Therapy sessions are held with both couples and is a supportive place to discuss issues and solutions to better strengthen your relationship.     

Contact Us

We're Here for You

Please contact us with questions.

Aspire Psychological Associates

53200 Van Dyke Ave, Suite 100, Utica, Michigan 48316, United States

Laurice : (248) 805-1331 | laurice.aspire@gmail.com Cathy : (586) 707-6340 | cjannette.aspire@gmail.com

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