Therapist in Lexington, Kentucky Melissa Acker, Therapist

License: LCSW

Provider Gender: Female

Ages Served: 11-65+

Appointments: In-office and Telehealth

Manages Medications: No, provides therapy only

Therapist in Lexington, Kentucky Melissa Acker, LCSW

Melissa Acker, LCSW

Melissa Acker is a licensed clinical social worker. She has 14 years of experience working with clients in inpatient, outpatient and in-home settings. She received her masters degree in social work from the Kent School at the University of Louisville. She works with children 11 and up, adolescents and adults. She utilizes an eclectic set of therapeutic approaches including cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), person-centered therapy, mindfulness techniques, trauma focused techniques and believes in treating individuals in a holistic manner. She works with clients to address depression, trauma, anxiety, grief, adjustment and relational issues.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Behavioral Health Systems (BHS)
  • Carelon (Beacon)
  • Caresource
  • ComPsych
  • Elevance Health (Anthem BCBS)
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • Humana
  • MediNcrease Health Plans (MHP)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan (PHCS)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Partners Direct Health
  • Provider Network of America (PNOA)
  • Sana Benefits
  • Tricare East (Humana Military)
  • Wellcare


  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Exposure Therapy
  • Mindfulness


  • LGBTQ+
  • Men
  • Women


  • English



Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Melissa Acker. You can also call 859-296-3141 to have someone assist you.

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