Last edited 02/14/2024

Melissa West LPC

VerifiedOffers Online Therapy
Acepting new clientsAccepts Insurance
Headshot of Melissa West Licensed Professional Counselor

General Office Hours

In Eastern Time

Mondayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Tuesdayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Wednesdayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Thursdayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Fridayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Saturdayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Sundayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM

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What does a first session with you look like?

Clients can expect to take away that their experiences and emotions are valid. They can expect to walk away with a greater understanding of mental health, themselves, and their experiences. They can expect to walk away having been treated with empathy. They can expect to walk away with "tools" to use in real-life situations outside of counseling.

What is your style/approach to therapy?

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Person Centered, Emotion Focused, Marriage and Family Therapy, Family Systems Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, and psychoeducation.




Coping Skills

General Expertise




Family issues

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Women's issues


Peer Relationships

In-Network Insurance



UnitedHealthCare (UHC)

Cigna EAP


Young Adults (18-24)

Adults (25-65)

Seniors (65+)

Adolescents (13-17)


  • Virginia, Licensed Professional Counselor, 701011113


Liberty University (VA)

Online Therapy

Frequently Asked Questions About Melissa West, LPC

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

Is Melissa West accepting new clients?

Yes, Melissa West is accepting new clients for online therapy in Virginia.

Does Melissa West accept insurance?

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

Does Melissa West offer in-person appointments?

No, but people in Virginia can book Melissa West for virtual appointments (teletherapy).

Does Melissa West offer online therapy?

Yes, Melissa West offers online therapy via video sessions and phone sessions to people in Virginia.

How quickly can I see Melissa West?

Melissa West 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 West speak?

Melissa West conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Melissa West online?

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