Melanie’s areas of professional experience includes:
Supporting mothers and their families during pregnancy, postpartum, and throughout the phases of motherhood.
Overcoming anxiety and depression, improving communication, confronting life transitions, relationship issues, academic pressure, self esteem issues, peer pressure, substance use, identifying maladaptive patterns and developing new healthy ones.
Being a millennial is hard! Depending on your concerns, the initial assessment begins with a discussion of the current issues that brought you into therapy. The next step is completing a psychosocial assessment which will help us develop a treatment plan together. We will focus on addressing, improving and eliminating symptoms as well as aiding in the process of healing and growth so that you may live a more meaningful, enjoyable life.
Understanding your child's behavior, communicating effectively with your teenager, warning signs that your teen may need help.
Overcoming anxiety and depression, improving communication, identifying and eliminating negative thoughts, developing new healthy behaviors, confronting life transitions, relationship issues, family pressure, emotional health issues.
Services include: short-term therapy aimed at problem-solving and crisis management; longer-term to help people make more lasting changes in their lives and to improve the quality of relationships.