Therapist Profile

Name:
Melissa Ciappetta, M MFT
Professional Title:
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Email:
Email
Location:
1865 Union Street San Francisco, CA 94123
Phone:
(415) 775-1086
License Number
LMFT51096
Practicing Since:
Additional Licenses:
Marriage and Family Therapist

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
I offer a therapeutic approach that is warm, non-judgmental, and engages the client. I provide brief and long- term therapy for adults, couples, families, adolescents and school age children. I am a compassionate and seasoned therapist who has treated clients with a range of clinical issues in the Bay Area for over twelve years. My approach provides a safe way to deal with major life changes. I strive to create a positive and calm atmosphere of acceptance for my clients as they work to achieve their goals. I will offer you insight and provide you with thoughtful feedback. I work collaboratively with my clients to develop an integrated approach to treatment that is tailored to the particular needs of each individual client. I will build upon your strengths, which will allow you to begin to make positive changes in your life. Together, we will lead you to discover and take advantage of those shadowed opportunities for personal growth. Call or email me to set up a complimentary phone consultation in order to determine whether it would be a good fit to work together.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Evenings and weekends
Services
Individual, Couples and Family Therapy
Insurance
Out-of-Network coverage, Private Pay, Superbill provided, Sliding Scale
Credit Cards Accepted
American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
None

Education

Degrees
Masters in Marital Family Therapy Masters in Art Therapy Psychology

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
ADHD-Attn Deficit Hyperactive Disorder
Adolescents
Anger Management
Anxiety
Bi-Polar
Career Stress and Changes
Children
Childhood Trauma
Communication Skills
Couples
Creativity
Creative Solutions
Depression/Clinical Depression
Domestic Violence
Eating Disorders
Employment Issues
Expressive Art Therapies
Families
Grief/Loss Terminally Ill
Issues of Abuse (Abused)
Issues of Abuse (Trauma)
Individual
Life Transitions/Mid-Life Issues
Learning Disabilities
Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder
Parenting
Phobias
Play Therapy
PsychoEducational
Post Traumatic Stress Disorders
Relationships
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Single Parents
Step/Blended Families
Stress
Terminally Ill
Trauma
Victims of Crime

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Brief/Solution Focused Therapy
Dialectical Behavioral Therapy
Family Systems
Psychodynamic
Certifications
Languages Spoken
English
Ethnicity
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)

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