“A journey of a thousand miles starts with a single step” - Confucious
Melissa Muller, MA, LMHC, CCBT Counseling in St Augustine, Florida (907) 617-2372
Melissa moved to St Augustine, Florida in 2013. Previously, she lived and worked in Ketchikan Alaska where she worked in community mental health, residential treatment and private practice. She has coordinated emergency services, developed a preschool for children with behavior disorders, and counseled adolescents, adults, couples, and families in individual and group therapy. She was on the Adjunct Faculty, at the University of Alaska, where she taught undergraduate psychology courses.
Melissa is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor. She received her Masters Degree from The Adler School of Professional Psychology in Chicago, in 2000. She holds a certificate in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectal Behavioral Therapy (DBT) also from the Adler School of Professional Psychology. She is trained at the Doctoral level of Clinical Psychology and licensed at the Masters level. She is a Certified Sexual Addictions Specialist and a candidate for Certified Sexual Addictions Therapist (CSAT). She is a Licensed Clinical Supervisor in the states of Alaska and Florida.
In her private practice Melissa treats individuals, couples, and families. She enjoys working with adolescents and adults. She was the Clinical Director of an inpatient treatment center for adolescents who were in trouble with the law or experiencing family issues. Melissa has specializations in treating adolescents, eating disorders, trauma, infidelity, and sexual addictions. In addition she enjoys working with the LGBT community. She welcomes all lifestyles and life situations without Judgement. She often works with families in the crisis of divorce to make the transition as healthy as possible for both the children and the adults in the family.
Using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and a positive, wellness approach, Melissa also treats depression, anxiety, personality disorders, and other mental health issues. She and her husband have fostered many children and adolescents in their home along with raising their two children.
Melissa enjoys working with individuals and families to promote positive change! There is nothing more satisfying, for the client and therapist than to see positive change and growth!
COUNSELING IS ACCESSIBLE FACE TO FACE, BY VIDEO, OR THROUGH MESSAGING.
You can find Melissa in her office to meet with you, on a video session, or through unique, messaging therapy! Contact for more information.