Melissa Bellanfante, LCSW

 

Melissa Bellanfante is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, having earned a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology from Emory University and Master’s Degree in Social Work from Valdosta State University. She has clinical experience with diverse populations including individuals and groups with mood, trauma and co-occurring disorders. Her clinical orientation includes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Insight-Oriented Therapy; her areas of interest include stress management, Substance Use Disorders, Motivational Interviewing, Solution Focused Therapy and Peripartum Mood Disorders.. Her practice philosophy centers around assisting individuals to view mental health as a lifestyle, building helpful coping strategies for a well-balanced existence and exploring ways to prioritize mental wellness.