Program Clinician

Art Therapist

Melissa has a Master’s Degree in Art Therapy, and a BS in Psychology. She specializes in the treatment of emotional, cognitive, and behavioral issues. She employs art therapy techniques and media to help patients better communicate, explore thoughts and feelings, reconcile emotional conflicts, promote reality orientation, increase self-esteem, decrease anxiety, increase socialization, increase problem solving abilities, experience interpersonal success, and develop healthy forms of expression.