We believe in the healing power of play through play therapy
We believe in the healing power of play through play therapy...

Who are we?

The Center for Change and Growth PLC is a safe place for families seeking to understand their children and themselves in a better way. Dr. Carter is a firm believer in the therapeutic power of play, and it is through play and playful means that we committed to encouraging children and playfully resolving family problems with respect and a sense of humor. Our services – from play therapy to psychological evaluations and parent consultations – are tailored to each individual child and family, with respect for your time, your beliefs, your values, and your family’s culture. We are an open and safe center.


Dr. Susan M. Carter

Dr. Susan has been a practicing psychologist for more than 19 years. In 1997, she founded the Center for Change and Growth in Southwest Michigan. Since opening her practice she has focused on children and their families.

Meet Dr. Noira

Dr. Noira, beginning to learn her manners in the playroom, already loving and being loved.