Melisse is a long-term resident of Chatham-Kent and has been in practice for over 13 years with a clinical focusing on adults. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree from McMaster University and a Masters of Social Work degree from Wilfrid Laurier University. Melisse is a registered health care professional to ensure quality treatment for her clients. She has worked in various clinical settings and has taught at the post secondary level on substance abuse. Melisse has special clinical interests in working with First Responders, issues related to sexuality/gender, chronic pain and trauma.