Melissa Doty graduated from the University of Utah with a dual Master’s in social work and public health. She has always had a passion for life and finding ways to navigate difficult transitions and meet challenges that arise each day. Melissa has worked extensively with adults and adolescents in inpatient and outpatient treatment settings. One of the goals Melissa has in working with clients is to meet them where they are and help them create a life worth living. She is enthusiastic about helping her clients find ways to reach their full potential. Melissa spent time as a clinical director of an adolescent unit of a local treatment center and enjoys working with adolescents and their families.
Melissa specializes in:
- Eating Disorders
- Women’s Issues
- Chronic Illness
- Maternal Mental Health
- Early-Returning Missionaries
- Life Transitions
- Dialectical BehaviorTherapy (DBT)
- Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
- Dialectical Behavior Therapy Prolonged Exposure for PTSD (DBT PE)
In Melissa’s spare time, you’ll find her running, laughing, eating cookies, reading and going to bed early.
You can email Melissa directly at Melissa@Lakewoodfamilytherapy.com.
Melissa’s rate is $130 per session.