Melissa began her career in social services in 1978, working with incarcerated youth in residential and wilderness settings. Melissa received her graduate degree in Counseling Psychology from Antioch New England Graduate School in 1986. Since 1986, Melissa has been practicing in various Community Mental Health Centers,and agencies. Melissa has been in private practice in Sun Valley,Idaho since 1990. Melissa specializes in trauma resolution with families, children and adults. She holds certification in E.M.D.R. counseling, and is a supervisor for interns in the State of Idaho. She is an avid outdoors woman and world traveler.
Melissa is able to provide SE Introductions and is an approved SE personal session provider for all levels. She is certified in Touch Trauma therapy with Kathy Kain.
Certified In EMDR, Supervisor for Idaho State Mental Health Interns, Advanced post Grad certification in Family systems, Certified Hula hoop instructor