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Melissa Peddy, LPC (she/her/hers)

Current Availability:

I have a waitlist for new clients. If you would like to be added to it, I can notify you when I have an opening available.

Melissa Peddy remote and phone therapy in VirginiaMelissa Peddy remote and phone therapy in Virginia
Provides therapy in Virginia

About Me:

  • My clients describe me as:

    I'm a licensed professional counselor who is certified in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy.

  • Something to know about my approach is:

    My approach to counseling is person-centered, which means that I believe that the individual knows what is best for them and they can direct their own individualized path to recovery, as well as what that recovery looks like for them.

  • Together, we will:

    I strive to work with you to meet the goals you have identified for yourself in counseling.

  • I specialize in working with people who:

    I have treated children, adolescents, and adults who struggled with trauma, depression, anxiety, and addiction.

  • I became a therapist because:

    I have always had a strong desire to help others in the best way I can without sacrificing myself or my own self-care.

  • Something that stands out about where I offer therapy is:

    I'm located in Southwest Virginia, however, I love offering telehealth to all residents in Virginia. I am familiar with most areas in Virginia.

  • More about me and my practice:

    Currently, I'm a solo practitioner in a new and rapidly growing private practice. I envision having a group practice in the future with even more options for therapists and services.

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In-Network with:

BlueCross BlueShield Anthem, BlueCross BlueShield CareFirst, Cigna, Medcost, Optima Health, UnitedHealthcare, Virginia Premier Health

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