Last edited 12/11/2023

Robert Melo LICSW

VerifiedOffers Online TherapyIn-person Meetings
Acepting new clientsAccepts Insurance
Headshot of Robert Melo Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker

General Office Hours

In Eastern Time

Mondayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Tuesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Wednesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Thursdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Fridayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM

What was your path to becoming a therapist? What inspired you to choose this profession?

Robert is an independently licensed clinical social worker with over 16 years of experience providing therapy. Robert received his Master's in Social Work from San Jose State University and is licensed in both Rhode Island and Massachusetts. He primarily utilizes solution-focused and acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) approaches, as he finds these therapeutic interventions to be particularly helpful in allowing clients to accomplish their goals and make important changes in their lives. Clients are at the center of Robert's therapy; his focus is on them as a person first, followed by their goals and vision for their future. Robert believes strongly that each client is the expert of their own lives. He collaborates with and takes direction from his clients in determining and navigating their own path for therapy. He assists his clients in taking the lead while guiding them to stay focused on their interests, wants, aspirations, and tailoring treatment to their unique needs and circumstances. Unconditional positive regard, compassion, warmth, empathy, and genuineness are fundamental principles that Robert adheres to.


LGBTQIA related issues

General Expertise

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In-Network Insurance


Cigna EAP


Evernorth Health Services

MediNcrease Health Plans


Adults (25-65)

Seniors (65+)

Adolescents (13-17)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

Marriage and Family Therapy


  • Rhode Island, Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, ISW01534


Rhode Island College

San Jose State University

Online Therapy

Office at 1035 Post Road, Warwick, RI

Frequently Asked Questions About Robert Melo, LICSW

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

Is Robert Melo accepting new clients?

Yes, Robert Melo is accepting new clients for online therapy in Rhode Island and in-person appointments at 1035 Post Road, Warwick, RI, 02888.

Does Robert Melo accept insurance?

Yes, Robert Melo accepts insurance, including Aetna, Cigna EAP, ComPsych, Evernorth Health Services and MediNcrease Health Plans.

Does Robert Melo offer in-person appointments?

Yes, Robert Melo offers in-person appointments at 1035 Post Road, Warwick, RI, 02888.

Does Robert Melo offer online therapy?

Yes, Robert Melo offers online therapy via video sessions to people in Rhode Island.

How quickly can I see Robert Melo?

Robert Melo 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 Robert Melo speak?

Robert Melo conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Robert Melo online?

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