Melissa Golub, MSW, LCSW is originally from Potomac, Maryland. She attended the University of Maryland, College Park for her undergraduate degree and earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Family Science with minors in Human Development and Leadership Studies. Upon graduation, Melissa moved to St. Louis to pursue a Master’s of Social Work degree from Washington University. Melissa graduated from the Brown School in 2013 and has been working as a full-time Child, Youth, and Family Therapist with Youth In Need. Melissa is also an ACE certified personal trainer who has trained at Sweat gym in Clayton, and currently trains clients in the inclusion program at the JCC in Creve Coeur.
Melissa believes in treating people holistically – through their mind, body, and soul. Melissa has worked with children of all ages, as well as adults. Melissa has experience providing individual, family, and group therapy. Melissa mainly uses the following treatment modalities in practice: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness, Solution-Focused Therapy, Emotion-Focused Therapy, Family Systems approach, art therapy, sand tray, and EMDR. Melissa has experience treating anxiety, depression, trauma (including sexual abuse and assault), issues related to family conflict and divorce, suicidal ideation, and social concerns.
Melissa bills as an out-of-network provider and offers a sliding scale for those who qualify. For more information or to schedule an appointment with Melissa, please call 314-561-9757.