Last edited 08/27/2023

Ms. Melissa Bennett-Heinz LCSW, LICSW

She / Her / Hers

VerifiedOffers Online TherapyIn-person Meetings
Acepting new clientsCash Pay Only
Headshot of Ms. Melissa Bennett-Heinz Licensed Clinical Social Worker

General Office Hours

In Eastern Time

Tuesdayfrom 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Wednesdayfrom 12:00 PM to 06:00 PM
Thursdayfrom 08:30 AM to 03:00 PM



Woman, Cisgender







Other Identities

Gen X



Medical Professionals' Mental Health



Women's issues

General Expertise




Work Stress



Social Anxiety

Aging related concerns


First Session$375
Marriage & Couples Counseling$350
Individual Therapy$300
Group Therapy$80

Types of Therapy

Marriage & Couples Counseling

Individual Therapy

Group Therapy


Adults (25-65)

Seniors (65+)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Mindfulness Practices

Experiential Therapy

Gestalt Therapy

Somatic Therapy

Motivational Interviewing

Attachment-Based Therapy

Relational Therapy

Training / Certifications

Certified Gestalt Psychotherapist, Gestalt Associates for Psychotherapy


  • New York, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, 093993
  • Washington, Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, LW60689701
  • Texas, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, 108625
  • North Carolina, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, C013559


Columbia University, Master of Social Work, Clinical Social Work, 2002

My concentration was in clinical social work - heath, mental health, and disabilities. I completed my residency at Cornell NY Presbyterian Payne Whitney Clinic.

Manhattan School of Music, Master of Music, Oboe Performance, 1998

Manhattan School of Music, Oboe Performance, 1996

Work History

Melissa Bennett-Heinz obtained her master’s degree in clinical social work from Columbia University (Class of 2002) and is a graduate of Gestalt Associates for Psychotherapy in New York City, NY. In addition to her background in Gestalt Therapy, she obtained her bachelor and master’s degrees from the esteemed conservatory, Manhattan School of Music, in New York City, where she majored in Oboe Performance. She is a licensed clinical social worker in private practice in the states of New York, Washington, Texas, and North Carolina and has over 20 years of specialized training and experience in the treatment of addiction, PTSD, sexual trauma, childhood abuse, chronic mental illness, and mood and anxiety disorders. Melissa primarily works with adult men and women in both individual and group settings with people who are highly educated and successful, C-Suite executives who appear to have it together and are "happy" but are stuck in old relational patterns, struggle with perfectionism, relationships, and codependency. Melissa brings her background as a professional classical musician and deep spirituality together in her unique approach to treatment in the creative and experiential therapy of Gestalt.

Online Therapy

Office at 1 Pleasant Ridge Rd, Ramseur, NC

Frequently Asked Questions About Melissa Bennett-Heinz, LCSW, LICSW

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

Is Melissa Bennett-Heinz accepting new clients?

Yes, Melissa Bennett-Heinz is accepting new clients for online therapy in New York, Washington, Texas and North Carolina and in-person appointments at 1 Pleasant Ridge Rd, Ramseur, NC, 27316.

Does Melissa Bennett-Heinz accept insurance?

No, Melissa Bennett-Heinz does not accept insurance.

What types of therapy does Melissa Bennett-Heinz offer?

Melissa Bennett-Heinz offers therapy for couples, groups and individuals.

Does Melissa Bennett-Heinz offer in-person appointments?

Yes, Melissa Bennett-Heinz offers in-person appointments at 1 Pleasant Ridge Rd, Ramseur, NC, 27316.

Does Melissa Bennett-Heinz offer online therapy?

Yes, Melissa Bennett-Heinz offers online therapy via video sessions and phone sessions to people in New York, Washington, Texas and North Carolina.

How quickly can I see Melissa Bennett-Heinz?

Melissa Bennett-Heinz 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 Bennett-Heinz speak?

Melissa Bennett-Heinz conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Melissa Bennett-Heinz online?

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