• Melissa


    • The Serious Stuff...

      Melissa received her Master’s degree in Psychology and Education from the University of South Dakota. She worked as a School Counselor in the Des Moines area for six years before transitioning to clinical therapy. Her specialties include working with teens through adults on areas of anxiety, depression, family conflict, identity, grief and loss, career and school concerns and trauma/PTSD. Melissa utilizes a client centered approach and is trained in EMDR therapy.

      Melissa serves clients in the Des Moines office and Adel-DeSoto-Minburn Schools

    • The Fun Stuff...

      In her free time, Melissa enjoys spending time with her two children, friends, and family. She loves cooking, gardening, sand volleyball, live music, hiking and traveling.