Melissa is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (DC). She has provided crisis intervention, education, and therapy to adults, veterans, and families. Melissa has taught seminars related to cultural diversity, ethics, stress management, patient health, trauma, and social work principles. She is a survivor of sexual violence and a fervent supporter of An Infinite Mind. Melissa has worked for the Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network (RAINN), the Department of Veterans Affairs, and a non-profit hospice.