Melissa Pilarski, MFT-C

Provider type: Therapist

Serving: Adult & Pediatric

About Melissa Pilarski, MFT-C

You’ll feel a sense of caring and unconditional positive regard when you meet with Melissa. You’ll feel supported by a knowledgeable, engaging, easygoing, and collaborative professional. You’ll be valued as an unique individual.

With Melissa’s guidance, clients can work through relational issues to others and their selves, like explosive arguments, feeling on the brink of divorce, and parenting concerns. Her clients also can overcome depression, anxiety, and struggles related to life transitions.

When working with clients, Melissa offers them a variety of useful tools to help them acquire new relationship, collaboration, and communication skills, as well as how to manage symptoms like anxiety and depression. She leans on many modalities, such as EMDR, Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Internal Family Systems, CBT, and DBT. The approach she takes depends on each client’s concerns and needs.

Melissa holds a Master’s degree in Marriage, Couples, and Family Therapy and works from a social justice orientation that celebrates diversity. She’s worked with individuals, couples, and families in a community mental health setting. Some of that experience included using play therapy with families with young children (3-6 years) and their siblings

Specialties

  • Adolescent/Teen Issues
  • Agoraphobia
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Binge Eating
  • Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)
  • Bullying
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive Therapy
  • Couples Conflict Resolution
  • Cultural Diversity Issues
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorder
  • Emotional Overeating
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Irrational Fears/Phobias
  • Loneliness
  • Malaise
  • Marriage Conflict Resolution
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Parenting Counseling
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Pre-College Fears
  • Pre-Move In Couples Counseling
  • Premarital Conflict Resolution
  • Premarital Counseling
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Psychology Consultation
  • Psychotherapy
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Relationship Struggles
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Therapy
  • Worry
  • Education & Certifications

    Education
    Master’s degree in Marriage

    Couples

    Locations

    Loveland, CO

    1661 N Estrella
    Loveland, CO 80538-3522