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Melinda Green, LCDC-I, Student Counselor

Supervised by Casey Newman, LPC

Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor Intern, Student Counselor

Melinda  completed her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology in 2015 and then started working on a Master’s Degree in Professional Counseling at Grand Canyon University. She is a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor Intern and an LPC Practicum Student. Melinda has worked as a case manager at Central Counties Services MHMR. She has also worked as a Recovery Coach/Addiction Counselor at a Substance Use Facility. Before she started working as a counselor, she was a teacher working with Emotionally Disturbed (ED) students until January 2020. She also has experience with school transportation departments as the special need coordinator/bus driver. She has been working with children/adults for 10+ years.

Melinda has experience in treatment settings including Inpatient mental health/substance abuse treatment center. Melinda services adults and groups in the following areas:

• Self Esteem

• Parent/Child or Partner Relational Problems

• Non-Suicidal Self-Harm Behavior

• Substance Abuse Disorders

• Anxiety Disorders

• Physical, Sexual, Emotional Abuse

• Anger and Stress Management

 

Melinda utilizes a blend Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, and Motivational Interviewing age 18 and up.

Melinda is supervised by Casey Newman, LPC and professors at Grand Canyon University

Melinda has two adult children. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends. She is also active in her local church.