Therapist in Tualatin, Oregon Melissa Vansant, Therapist

Licenses: MA, LPC

Provider Gender: Female

Ages Served: 6-17, 22-64

Appointments: Telehealth only. In-office visits not available

Manages Medications: No, provides therapy only

Therapist in Tualatin, Oregon Melissa Vansant, MA, LPC

Melissa Vansant, MA, LPC

Education
Melissa graduated from George Fox University with a Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health. Notable coursework includes: Treating the Continuum of Attachment Difficulties, Impact of Complex Trauma, Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders: A Brain-based Approach, Treatment of Negative Body Image, Family Therapy in the Treatment of Eating Disorders, Human Growth and Development, and Interpersonal Neurobiology and Pharmacology. She also holds a certification in Foster and Adoptive Family Therapy from Portland State University. Melissa has extensive experience working with children, adults, and families in a variety of settings including primary care, schools, residential, and intensive-outpatient settings. She is particularly interested in supporting individuals and families through issues including eating disorder recovery, body image & self-esteem, pregnancy, infant loss, adoption, foster care, and family transitions.

Services Offered
Individual, group, family counseling

Theoretical Orientation
Person-centered, DBT, CBT

More Information
In her free time, Melissa enjoys spending time outside, snuggling her dogs, and drinking coffee.

Ages Served
6-11, 12-14, 15-17, 18-64

Specialties
Depression, Eating Disorders , Adoption, Anxiety/Fears/Phobia/Panic Attacks, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, ADHD , Postpartum Depression , Stress Management, Women’s Issues

Gender
Female

Languages
English

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • First Choice
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente (Northwest)
  • MediNcrease Health Plans (MHP)
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan (PHCS)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Pacific Source
  • Partners Direct Health
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Provider Network of America (PNOA)
  • Regence BlueCross BlueShield
  • Sana Benefits
  • Trillium

Interventions

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)

Populations

  • Women

Languages

  • English

Locations

FAQs

Please call us at 503-612-1000 to schedule an appointment with Melissa Vansant.

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