Melissa Fockel, MSW, LCSW, RPT

About Me

Melissa enjoys helping people find healing emotionally and spiritually. She utilizes modalities such as EMDR, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Play Therapy and Exposure Response Prevention in her work with individuals. Melissa works with people of all backgrounds. However, she also offers Christian faith-based counseling for those who are seeking support.

Education & Experience

Bachelors of Science in Social Welfare, Masters Degree in Social Work from Loyola University,. Clinical Practicum at Rogers Memorial Hospital with Children, Adolescents and Adults, EMDRIA Training June of 2013.

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • ADD/ADHD/Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Depression
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Spirituality
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Children (4-12)


  • English


  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • UnitedHealth

CCHP, Aurora UMR, Lyra