Melissa Galica

(M.A., M.Ed, LPC)

About Me

Hi, I'm Melissa, you can call me Missy.

I have 5 years of counseling experience through the lifespan from 6 to 96. I also hold degrees in Sociology and Women's Studies and finishing a Ph.D. in Counselor Education. As a counselor, therapies I use often include CBT, DBT, solution-focused, motivational interviewing, and narrative therapy. I am easy-going, flexible, and willing to listen.

I excited you stopped by today, seeking help is the hardest step, let's do the next steps together.

Other considerations to help make your choice:
I am available: M-F: 8 am - 2 pm for phone calls, and live messages I am unable to provide live video at this time. I am not available on weekends.
I check all messages up until 5 pm each weekday
All sessions are 50 minutes


Specialties

  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Self esteem
  • Depression
  • Coping with life changes
Also experienced in:
Addictions , LGBT , Relationship issues , Family conflicts , Grief , Parenting issues , Anger management , Career difficulties , Coaching , Compassion fatigue

Clinical approaches:
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Existential Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 5

Services Offered


  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

Licensing

LPC #76014 (Expires: 2022-10-31)


Reviews

Written by Z.E. on Nov 19, 2020 after counseling with Melissa for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and self esteem

Missy is an excellent therapist and I would recommend her to anyone! She is an active listener and gives great advice when needed. 10/10!