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Hope. Possibilities. Change.

Each person has the capacity to shape their lives, and counseling can help remove the roadblocks keeping you stuck. Here at Melissa Ward Counseling Services, we focus on communication skills, lowering anxiety, addressing challenges and  encouraging positive possibilities, helping clients move forward to achieve their potential.

Melissa Ward, MS, LCPC, NCC

Melissa Ward is a Maryland-licensed  clinical professional counselor (LCPC), and a National Certified Counselor (NCC), who works with children, adolescents, adults and families.  She focuses on creating  a unique therapeutic environment  for each client, that not only addresses challenges, but explores possibilities.   Since each client is unique,  she offers both a traditional in-person counseling experience as well as telehealth therapy.  Counseling sessions often focus on communication, reducing anxiety, easing transitions, improving relationships and coping skills.  Melissa  has a  Bachelor of Science degree from Florida International University in Communications and a Master of Science degree in Counselor Education from McDaniel College. In the past, she has worked as a social worker and as a community relations manager for National MS Society's Maryland Chapter. 

Our Offerings

MWCS offers individual and group counseling for adults and children, as well as skills groups and workshops for employees, schools, and organizaitons.   



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