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Melinda Murphy(She/Her/Hers)

Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC
Anxiety - Depression- Trauma-Women's issues-Childhood trauma-Complex PTSD (C-PTSD)-

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Professional statement

"Melinda Murphy is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in Colorado and a Licensed Mental Health Therapist (LMHC) in Florida, specializing in trauma therapy to teens and adults.

With a focus on assisting clients in managing trauma-related symptoms, Melinda provides compassionate care to individuals navigating experiences of sexual trauma, domestic violence, attachment issues, family and relationship conflicts, and women’s issues.

Employing a diverse range of therapeutic modalities including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Sand Tray, Animal-Assisted Therapy, Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT), and Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Melinda tailors her approach to suit the unique needs of each client.

Whether conducting sessions virtually or in person, Melinda remains committed to fostering healing and growth in her clients' lives." Melinda strives to keep her therapeutic environment a safe place without bias or judgment for all who enter.

Message to clients

Therapy is an investment for you! My goal is to provide you with a safe and nurturing environment for you to share openly, feel valued, and heard! Each step we take together is a testament to your courage and resilience. Remember, you are not alone in this process. I am here to support you every step of the way at a pace that is appropriate for you. Together we will navigate through the challenges and triumphs throughout this therapeutic process. We will work towards creating a brighter, more fulfilling future because that is what you deserve!

I am here for you!

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 6 years

Children's Advocacy Center, Senior Therapist

Troy University, MS Counseling and Psychology, 2018
University of North Florida, BS Psychology, 2015


Colorado: 0018746 - Florida: MH20943




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

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

Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse

Women's issues - Therapy tailored to common concerns among women; providing a safe and understanding space to address life challenges, stressors, and questions around identity as a woman

Childhood trauma - Learning how traumatic events in childhood can translate into adulthood; processing through difficult memories with the goal of moving past the experience and lingering symptoms

Complex PTSD (C-PTSD) - Recovering from the impact of long-term, repeated traumatic events, such as emotional abuse and neglect


  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Parents
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Locations & Hours


  • Aetna
  • All Savers Insurance Company
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Colorado State University Student Health Insurance (Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield)
  • Golden Rule Insurance Company
  • Optum
  • Oscar Health
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Surest (formerly Bind)
  • UMR
  • United Healthcare

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions:$120 (50min)

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