Last edited 08/30/2023

Melissa Ortega LMHC

VerifiedOffers Online Therapy
Not Accepting New ClientsAccepts Insurance
Headshot of Melissa Ortega Licensed Mental Health Counselor

General Office Hours

In Eastern Time


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What does a first session with you look like?

Clients working with me can expect to gain valuable insights, personal growth, and practical tools to navigate their mental and emotional well-being. Through our sessions, you will develop a deeper understanding of yourself, your patterns, and your unique strengths. I am committed to helping you discover new perspectives and strategies that will enable you to overcome obstacles and achieve your desired outcomes. By fostering a nonjudgmental and supportive space, I aim to empower you to explore your emotions and experiences with greater self-compassion and acceptance. Together, we will work on building resilience, enhancing self-esteem, and developing healthier coping mechanisms.

What is your style/approach to therapy?

Clients will benefit from my collaborative and solution-oriented approach. I believe in actively involving clients in their therapeutic journey and encouraging their active participation in setting goals and finding effective solutions. Through our work together, you will develop practical skills and strategies to manage stress, improve communication, and cultivate healthier relationships. Ultimately, my goal is to provide you with a safe, nurturing environment where you can grow, heal, and thrive. By working together, we will unlock your potential and help you create lasting positive changes that extend beyond our sessions.



Bipolar disorder

Family issues

In-Network Insurance


UnitedHealthCare (UHC)

Cigna EAP


Young Adults (18-24)

Adults (25-65)

Adolescents (13-17)


  • Florida, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, MH20096


Albizu University

Online Therapy

Frequently Asked Questions About Melissa Ortega, LMHC

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

Is Melissa Ortega accepting new clients?

No, Melissa Ortega is not accepting new clients at this time.

Does Melissa Ortega accept insurance?

Yes, Melissa Ortega accepts insurance, including Cigna, Cigna EAP and UnitedHealthCare (UHC).

Does Melissa Ortega offer in-person appointments?

No, but people in Florida can book Melissa Ortega for virtual appointments (teletherapy).

Does Melissa Ortega offer online therapy?

Yes, Melissa Ortega offers online therapy via video sessions to people in Florida.

How quickly can I see Melissa Ortega?

Melissa Ortega typically can speak with new clients within 48 hours. You can see their current availability and request an appointment on their profile page.

What languages does Melissa Ortega speak?

Melissa Ortega conducts therapy sessions in English.