3 On Up

Counseling can help children, preteens and teens learn to navigate life when challenges arise.  Clients ages 3 on up are welcome.

Julia Tarsa opened the practice in Okemos in 2000.  She is a Licensed Professional Counselor with a Masters of Arts Degree in Marriage and Family Counseling from CMU.  She worked in the Children, Youth and Family Programs at MSU for 16 years and for Battle Creek Health System as a psychotherapist for five.  She is a a  group facilitator, an author, speaker and workshop presenter.


Forms On Line

Save time by printing the new client paperwork and bringing it to your first appointment. 

Scheduling an Appointment

Appointments available for individuals, couples and families. 
If you have questions or you would like to schedule an appointment
​you can call, text or e-mail: 
Call or text:  517-881-7276 or e-mail:  julia@tarsacounseling.com.

Counseling and Psychotherapy

Groups & Events

Click on "Groups" to find the upcoming schedule for upcoming groups and events.


Many insurances are accepted.  Click on the "About" tab at the top for a complete listing. 

Experience does make a difference!

(517) 881-7276