Provider type: Therapist
Serving: Adolescents and Adults, Child, Families, Individuals
Melanie will treat you with caring and empathy, and provide you with a safe space to work through your life struggles, including interpersonal and relationship challenges. She’ll serve as the guide and work from the perspective that you are an expert in your own life.
Melanie treats a wide variety of mental health concerns for children and adults, as individuals and families. Her therapy style combines components of multiple modalities including, but not limited to: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Person Centered, Dialectal Behavioral Therapy, Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Positive Psychology, and Motivational Interviewing. She believes that providing an eclectic approach is the best way to provide quality care based on one’s own individual and unique needs.
With a Bachelor’s degree in Social and Behavioral Sciences and a Master’s degree in Community Mental Health, Melanie has worked in the mental health field for more than 20 years. She’s provided care to youth (ages 5- 18), adults, and families, as well as to adults with severe and persistent mental illness and co-occurring disorders. She believes all individuals possess inherent strengths, and can learn to identify and utilize them toward fulfilling their personal goals.