Melissa Eldridge, LPC-Associate

Denise Smith, LPC-S


I am Licensed Professional Counselor Associate supervised by Denise Smith. I have loved in The Houston area for 42 years and am excited to serve the community in Cypress and surrounding areas. I have a degree in special education and I am certified to teach high school English, which I have done for the past 16 years. While teaching I completed my Masters in Counseling from Houston Baptist University and fulfilled my life long dream of becoming a professional counselor. I have years of experience working with adults and adolescents as they deal with depression, anxiety, self harm, grief, trauma, and the issues related to caregiving.


I believe that everyone is unique and I am careful to specialize individual treatment plans to meet the needs of each client . I use an eclectic approach to therapy which includes CBT, Solution Focused, Trauma focused therapy, DBT as well as EMDR.  

I endeavor to create a calm, welcoming, and peaceful place for people to feel safe, empowered and encouraged. It is my pleasure to help clients meet their goals for strong mental Heath and relationship building . 


Get to Know Me 

* I had been married for 28 years before my husband passed away

*I remarried and my second husband passed away after 5 years from cancer

*I have 4 grown children and 5 grandchildren

* I didn’t finish college until I was 46!

* I love to read and I try to ride my bike several miles everyday

* I have two lazy dogs

* I love to travel and spend as much time with my friends as possible

 * I am a believer 



* B. S degree from Sam Houston State University 

* Masters of Arts from Houston Baptist University



* Licensed Professional Counselor Associate 

* EMDR Trained 



* American Counseling Association 



*Self pay for the time being


Evidenced Based Therapy 

* Cognitive Behavior Therapy

* Solution Focused 

*Dialectical Behavior Therapy 



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