Melissa Wesner

Counselor, LCPC

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Melissa Wesner, LCPC, Counselor in Towson
(410) 941-2059 Website

Melissa Wesner

Counselor, LCPC


Location

LifeSpring Counseling Services
828 Dulaney Valley Road
Suite 12
Towson, Maryland 21204
(410) 941-2059

Are you looking for a confidential environment where you can work through personal life challenges? Whether you are dealing with depression, anxiety, substance use, stress, or trauma, you will find a safe, judgment-free space at LifeSpring Counseling Services. My goal is for you to feel heard, accepted, and empowered while we work through the collaborative process of counseling.

I have specialized training in EMDR and BrainSpotting to help you work through distressing or traumatic experiences. I have completed Gottman method trainings to work with couples, and I am currently offering a fun, educational workshop for couples in February. Please go to our website to register for our Salsa Your Way to a Better Relationship Workshop.

At LifeSpring, we have a team of providers to make sure you work with someone who is the right fit for you. You can read our providers' profiles on our website, and you'll see that we have a wide-range of scheduling options to work with your schedule. You can call, e-mail, or register online to schedule an appointment. We hope to hear from you soon!

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 13 Years
  • School: Johns Hopkins University
  • Year Graduated: 2007
  • License No. and State: LC3221 Maryland

Finances

  • Avg Cost (per session): $100 - $140
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • CareFirst
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Melissa Wesner's Groups

Building Cultural Competence in Mexico

LifeSpring Counseling Services is excited to announce a one-week educational workshop in Mexico, "Building Cultural Competence in Mexico," for mental health providers. At the end of this workshop, providers will earn 20 CEUs. Providers who are interested in this educational adventure should contact Melissa Wesner at lscsbaltimore@gmail.com to request more information. Workshop dates are September 14-21, 2019. *This program has been approved by the MD Board of Professional Counselors.

More about this group

Salsa Your Way to a Better Relationship Workshop

Join us for our first "Salsa Your Way to a Better Relationship" couples workshop. Using salsa dancing as the medium, couples will come to understand important relationship concepts that can immediately be applied to their relationship. Not only will you have a great time with your partner, but you'll leave with some newfound salsa skills (seriously!) and a new understanding of making relationships work. Call Melissa Wesner at 410-657-2324 to register. Space is limited to 6-7 couples.

More about this group

Location

LifeSpring Counseling Services
828 Dulaney Valley Road
Suite 12
Towson, Maryland 21204
(410) 941-2059
Specialties
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Trauma and PTSD
Issues
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Coping Skills
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Life Transitions
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Abuse
  • Women's Issues
  • college-related stressors and transitions
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Hispanic and Latino
Alternative Languages: Spanish
Religious Orientation: Christian
Age
  • Adults
Categories
  • Bisexual Clients
  • Cancer
  • Gay Clients
  • HIV / AIDS Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transgender Clients
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Brainspotting
  • Christian Counseling
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • EMDR
  • Eclectic
  • Existential
  • Gottman Method
  • Integrative
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Person-Centered
  • Strength-Based
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Group

Professional Connections

Jesse Fairchild, LCPC
Jesse Fairchild, LCPC
Counselor Colleague, known for 13 years
Robert Castle, MS, LCPC, NCC, ACS
Robert Castle, MS, LCPC, NCC, ACS
Counselor known for 2 years
Ms. Clarissa Johns, MS, LCPC, LPC
Ms. Clarissa Johns, MS, LCPC, LPC
Clinical Social Work/Therapist Classmate, known for 13 years
Mrs. Christina Taylor, LCPC, LPCMH
Mrs. Christina Taylor, LCPC, LPCMH
Counselor Colleague, known for 4 years
Ms. Susan Stork, LCPC, ACS, NCC, MEd
Ms. Susan Stork, LCPC, ACS, NCC, MEd
Counselor Colleague, known for 4 years
Ms. Krista Verrastro, MA, RDT
Ms. Krista Verrastro, MA, RDT
Other Classmate, known for 2 years
Gretchen Tome, LCSW-C
Gretchen Tome, LCSW-C
Clinical Social Work/Therapist known for 3 years
Ms. Julie Harris Blitz, MSW, LCSW-C
Ms. Julie Harris Blitz, MSW, LCSW-C
Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Ms. Amanda Younger, LCSW-C, CPC, ELI-MP, MSW
Ms. Amanda Younger, LCSW-C, CPC, ELI-MP, MSW
Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Emily Barr, MS, LGPC
Emily Barr, MS, LGPC
Counselor Colleague, known for 1 years
I have know Melissa Wesner for 8 years. Ms. Wesner is genuine, authentic, and works well with people. I highly recommend Ms. Wesner to provide professional counseling service because she has a unique style and knows how to reach clients where they hurt. Ms. Wesner's kind compassionate nature is priceless and she really cares about her clients.
Ms. Clarissa Johns, MS, LCPC, LPC
Ms. Clarissa Johns, MS, LCPC, LPC
Clinical Social Work/Therapist Classmate, known for 13 years

Links

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Last Modified: 03 Jan 2019
Melissa Wesner, LCPC, Counselor in Towson

Melissa Wesner

Counselor, LCPC