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Melissa Banther

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Melissa Banther, LAMFT

Licensed Associate Marriage and Family Therapist

Treatment Focus:

Specializes in couples therapy, pre-engaged /pre-marriage and marriage counseling, healthy communication, and relational and behavioral difficulties.


Melissa’s passion is working alongside couples and families on their journey towards authentic and holistic health, wholeness, and happiness.

Melissa is a former U.S. Marine and her spouse is retired U.S. Navy and enjoys working with military families, veterans, and first responders. Melissa also has both personal and professional experience with blended / step-families. Every individual and their family is unique and so is their journey.

Melissa utilizes many different interventions from different techniques based on a client’s individual needs and goals including: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectic Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Family Therapy, Couples Therapy, Mindfulness-Based, Solution-Focused, Strengths-Based, and Spirituality techniques. Melissa believes that faith and spirituality can play a vital role in the counseling and healing process.

Melissa’s approach to therapy is collaborative, systemic, and holistic. Melissa strives to be compassionate and non-judgmental and to validate her clients in order to empower her clients in their growth and change.


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