Melissa is a live-in counselor at the Kusnacht Practice and is passionate about what she does. She studied psychology at the University of Geneva and the University of California in Los Angeles.
Prior to joining The Kusnacht Practice, Melissa worked at psychiatric clinics and treatment centers around the globe, including the United States, Thailand and Switzerland. She has supported and counselled individuals through a variety of different mental health diagnoses and difficulties, including drug, alcohol and behavior addictions, mood and anxiety disorders, and psychotic disorders.
Melissa uses an integrated and trauma-informed counselling approach with the clients she works with at the Kusnacht practice, and finds deep meaning and privilege in being part of a client’s journey to recovery.