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Melanie Assid, LISW, LCSW

Stress, Anxiety Self esteem, Motivation Depression ADHD
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About me

My name is Melanie Assid. I graduated with a BA in Psychology from Denison University and also earned a MSSA from Case Western Reserve University. I have since obtained my clinical social work license in both Ohio and Tennessee. In the last 17 years I have worked with clients of various ages facing a variety of challenges. These challenges include, but are not limited to, mood and anxiety disorders, ADHD, and adjustment disorders. As a social worker affiliated with a hospital, I have worked a lot with those who have various medical conditions and disabilites. I have a special interest in working with those with visual impairment as well as with older adults and those who may be caring for them. When working with clients, I tend to utilize cognitive behavioral, solution-focused, client-centered, and/or minfulness therapy approaches. I am also trained in motivational interviewing.

Professional experience

13yrs in practice
Stress, Anxiety Self esteem, Motivation Depression ADHD

Additional areas of focus: Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Parenting issues, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, Adoption and Foster Care, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Cancer, Caregiver issues and stress, Chronic pain illness and disability, Communication problems, Family Problems, Guilt and shame, Isolation / loneliness, Mood disorders , Visually Impaired, Workplace issues, Young Adult Issues

Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Internal Family Systems

Services offered


License information

OH LISW I.0800139-SUPV

TN LCSW 6336


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so great! she is always quick to respond and knows how to help me

Written on Aug 01, 2022 after therapy with Melanie for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety