Marissa Casey, Therapist in Nixa, Missouri — Zencare
Marissa Lee Casey

Marissa Lee Casey

She/Her/Hers

Psychologist, PsyD Doctor of Psychology, PsyD Licensed Psychologist, LP
Missouri Accepting Online
Nixa Accepting In-person

I am available for a free initial consultation by phone, video, or in person. Openings for these vary and may be scheduled through my client portal on my website.

I am a PSYPACT provider.

Updated November 9, 2022

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Autism spectrum disorder
  • Depression
  • Stress management
  • Work stress
  • Burnout

Professional statement

Marissa Casey is a licensed clinical psychologist and PSYPACT provider in the Springfield, MO area. She works with teens and adults. Many of Dr. Casey's clients come in when they want to be more authentic in their lives and relationships, heal from past trauma, explore their identity, or decrease perfectionism. Marissa is particularly passionate about serving neurodivergent women. She also has experience working with gifted, neurodivergent, and twice-exceptional individuals.

Dr. Casey is trained in a variety of therapy skills and approaches, and tailors these abilities to best meet your therapy needs. In session, Marissa focuses on helping you better understand yourself through psychoeducation. She teaches therapeutic skills and helps you apply them to yourself and your life. This approach provides support to aid clients in decreasing self-judgement, healing from past hurts, and connecting to others more genuinely.

Marissa's style is collaborative, educational, and respectful of the client's autonomy. When she first meets a client, Dr. Casey works to make them feel welcome and accepted. Goals for each appointment are decided together. Marissa believes treatment goals she be made collaboratively and that you should be able to ask questions about your care with her.

Dr. Casey received her doctorate and Master's degrees from Forest Institute in clinical psychology. Her Bachelor's degree is from Missouri State, with a major in psychology and a minor in instrumental music. She received experience during her internship at Four County Counseling Center and postdoc at Burrell Behavioral Health Center in working with a wide variety of clients and presenting concerns. She went on to work at Burrell for six more years, gaining additional experience with rural populations, before opening her own private practice in 2021. Outside of private practice, she enjoys reading, playing video games, and spending time with her cat and husband.


Specialties

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Autism spectrum disorder - Support understanding the diagnosis and related challenges and strengths; skill-building in areas of daily routine, transitions, coping with overwhelming sensory experiences, social skills, and emotion identification and regulation

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Stress management - Strengthening effective ways of coping with the stress of life and change; managing expectations of self and others

Work stress - Managing overwhelming stress and expectations; increasing effective ways of restoring and maintaining emotional stability and health; addressing challenging relationships with coworkers and bosses

Burnout - Managing and recovering from stressors that lead to feelings of decreased motivation and disconnection from the self; practicing effective self-care and finding ways to relax both physically and mentally




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Parents
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

Marissa Casey is not in-network with any insurances.

Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.


Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $150 (60min)
  • Initial session: $180 (60min)
  • Initial consultation: $0 (30min)

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Super billing
Payment options
  • Cash
  • Check
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly
  • Monthly
  • Every other week
  • Every other month
  • Multiple times a week
Therapist's note

Payments can be made through the secure client portal. For your convenience, auto-pay is available.

I also accept FSA/HSA cards.

To facilitate clients submitting for out-of-network benefits, my practice is a member of Reimbursify.


Location(s)

Online Sessions (Missouri)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 9 AM - 6 PM
  • Tue 9 AM - 6 PM
  • Wed 9 AM - 6 PM
  • Thu 9 AM - 6 PM
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Nixa practice
1868 N Commerce Dr, Nixa, Missouri 65714
Accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 12:30 PM - 6 PM
  • Tue 9:15 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Wed 9:15 AM - 11:30 AM; 12:30 PM - 6 PM
  • Thu 9:15 AM - 11:30 AM; 12:30 PM - 6 PM
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 7 years

Burrell Behavioral Health, Staff Psychologist, 2015 - 2021
Burrell Behavioral Health, Psychological Resident/Postdoc, 2014 - 2015
Four County Counseling Center, Intern, 2013 - 2014

School of Professional Psychology at Forest Institute, Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D), 2015
School of Professional Psychology at Forest Institute, Master of Arts (MA) in Clinical Psychology, 2012
Missouri State University, Bachelor of Science (BS) in Psychology, 2009


Licensure

Missouri: 2015001330

Missouri: 5413


Languages

English