About Me

Melissa Morrissette is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, Child Mental Health Specialist, and Chemical Dependency Professional specializing in individual therapy, and maintains a private practice in Edmonds, WA.

With over 15 years experience as a therapist, and as a graduate with her masters degree from Walla Walla University, she is currently serving as a private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients. Among her areas of expertise are working with children and adolescents with a history of trauma.

Her therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. She integrates evidenced based practices and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.

License, Certifications & Awards
Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker
Chemical Dependency Professional

Additional Training
Motivational Interviewing
Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
SBIRT (Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment)
EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing)

Professional Activities and Memberships