Melissa Wood, LAC
Rates: Out of Network
$150/individual intake (initial) session, $125/45-50 minute individual session thereafter
Melissa holds a master’s degree in education from Southeastern Oklahoma State University and additional post graduate education in clinical mental health from Harding University. Melissa is a Licensed Associate Counselor (LAC) in Arkansas (#A2202002).
Telemental health (HIPAA compliant video counseling) certification.
Melissa’s scope of practice includes EMDR (eye movement desensitization and reprocessing), Play Therapy, and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. She works with ages 10 years old through adulthood.
Melissa has experience working with a range of issues including, depression, anxiety, trauma, and attachment wounds from family of origin. She is especially passionate about those who have issues from their past that are negatively influencing their current functioning.
Melissa grew up in Oklahoma but has called Arkansas home for over a decade now. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends and exploring the beauty of northwest Arkansas.
Melissa believes that there is inherent power in the therapeutic alliance and finds it an honor when clients invite her to come alongside them as a helper on their journey to being the best version of themselves.
“Remember that if you really want to motivate yourself, love is more powerful than fear.”
― Kristin Neff