I am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker with over 25 years of experience in public agency and in private practice as a treatment provider for depression, anxiety, bipolar, ADHD, parenting, life change, grief and career counseling.
In life, we can all be dealt challenging life events and emotional struggles. It is my desire to work WITH you to improve your social and emotional life.
I am looking forward to helping you remove barriers to improve your mental health!
Additional areas of focus: Grief, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Coaching
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Jungian Therapy, Mindfulness Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy
AL LICSW 1450C
She a great listener
Written on Jan 15, 2023 after therapy with Melissa for 4 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, and self esteem
Fantastic listener and problem solver! She's incredibly flexible and responds to texts quickly!
Written on Dec 28, 2022 after therapy with Melissa for 2 months on issues concerning lgbt, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, self esteem, career difficulties, bipolar disorder, coaching, and adhd
Very understanding and listens well and gives applicable solutions and thought processes
Written on Nov 07, 2022 after therapy with Melissa for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, trauma and abuse, sleeping disorders, self esteem, and coping with life changes
She is amazing, very patient and likable. I would recommend her to anyone
Written on Aug 01, 2022 after therapy with Melissa for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, bipolar disorder, coping with life
I’m so thankful that I was matched with Melissa. She’s exactly the kind of therapist that I was looking for.
Written on Jul 09, 2022 after therapy with Melissa for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, and career difficulties