Melesa Love, MSW, LCSW, IMH-E, PMH-C
I have extensive experience in working with mothers who suffer from perinatal mood disorders and anxiety. I am a certified Perinatal Mental Health Professional (PMH-C). I also have extensive training in helping mothers and their little ones with bonding and attachment struggles. I am trained in Cognitive Behavior Therapy (to treat depression and anxiety), Child-Parent Psychotherapy (a bonding and attachment model for caregivers and their children ages 0-5), Theraplay (a bonding and attachment model for children who have experienced trauma), EMDR (a trauma based model), Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy, and Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction. I'm reflective and client-centered in effort to meet clients where they are, without judgement. I support clients in restructuring negative and faulty thinking to reduce symptoms of distress. I also provide clinical and reflective supervision for therapist.
PSI Perinatal Mental Health 2-Day Certificate Course Yes
PSI/2020 Mom Online Maternal Mental Health Certificate Course No
PSI Advanced Perinatal Mental Health Course Yes
PMH Certification Certified Perinatal Mental Health Professional (PMH-C)
Provider type/license # LCSW #5894