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Melissa Audige-Perkins LCSW

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Headshot of Melissa Audige-Perkins Licensed Clinical Social Worker

General Office Hours

In Eastern Time


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What do you view as a key component of the therapeutic relationship?

Feeling emotional safety within the therapist client relationship.

What is your style/approach to therapy?

Strength Based and Solution Focused

How has your particular field of specialization evolved in recent years and how has that impacted your work?

Recognizing that grief throughout our lives becomes embedded in our current emotional state. Helping clients identify and connect with the missing pieces.




Work Stress

Relationship Issues

General Expertise



Work Stress

Relationship Issues


First Session$130
Individual Therapy$130

Types of Therapy

Individual Therapy


Adults (25-65)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Strength Based Therapy

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Solution-Focused Brief Therapy

Training / Certifications

Clinical Social Work Supervisor


  • New York, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, 076415
  • New Jersey, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, 44SC05375600


MSW, Clinical Social Work, Boston University

Work History

I graduated from Boston University in 2002. Since then, working exclusively in New York and New Jersey, providing services to socially, economically and racially diverse communities. Experience in holding leadership positions at area hospitals, ensuring the safe and medically appropriate care and discharge of vulnerable patients. I have a well established and justly earned reputation of being a tireless client advocate and a knowledgeable contributor to the hospital’s administrative staff. As a psychotherapist, I describe myself as client-focused and culturally informed. I view myself as a trusted guide, working with clients as they navigate the complexities and often harsh realities of their life’s journey. I am patient and active listener, and uphold the dignity and worth of each of my clients.

Frequently Asked Questions About Melissa Audige-Perkins, LCSW

It’s not uncommon to have questions before starting therapy. Melissa Audige-Perkins, LCSW, has answered a few of the questions they receive most often from new clients.

Is Melissa Audige-Perkins accepting new clients?

Yes, Melissa Audige-Perkins is accepting new clients.

Does Melissa Audige-Perkins accept insurance?

No, Melissa Audige-Perkins does not accept insurance.

What types of therapy does Melissa Audige-Perkins offer?

Melissa Audige-Perkins offers therapy for individuals.

Does Melissa Audige-Perkins offer in-person appointments?

No, but people in New York and New Jersey can book Melissa Audige-Perkins for virtual appointments (teletherapy).

Does Melissa Audige-Perkins offer online therapy?

Yes, Melissa Audige-Perkins offers online therapy to people in New York and New Jersey.

How quickly can I see Melissa Audige-Perkins?

Melissa Audige-Perkins typically can speak with new clients within 48 hours. You can see their current general office hours and request an appointment on their profile page.

What languages does Melissa Audige-Perkins speak?

Melissa Audige-Perkins conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Melissa Audige-Perkins online?

Yes, you can easily book an appointment with Melissa Audige-Perkins online using Choosing Therapy’s directory.

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