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Licensed Clinical Social Worker, New Jersey and New York
Melissa believes in providing a comfortable and accepting environment where you can expect to receive unwavering empathy, warmth, and kindness. She truly values individual experiences and perspectives. She strives to offer a personalized and collaborative approach to promote healing and growth. Melissa maintains a focus on strengths-based practices to encourage clients to feel empowered and confident in effectively managing many of life’s greatest challenges.
Melissa has experience working in various clinical settings with both adults and adolescents struggling with depression, anxiety, poor self-esteem, life changes, and relationship conflicts. She has a background in addiction treatment and has also provided support to families who have experienced the disease through a loved one. Melissa draws from practices including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Mindfulness, and Positive Psychology.
Master of Social Work, Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College
Bachelor of Science in Applied Psychology, New York University
Associate of Science in Liberal Arts and Sciences, Rockland Community College
Cigna, Optum (Oscar, Oxford, UnitedHealthcare & UMR)
For new and existing patients, schedule a video appointment with Melissa below.
Melissa is accepting new patients.