Melanie Powell

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Raleigh, NC | Telehealth

919-876-3130

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About Melanie Powell, MSW, LCSW

Melanie’s goal is to reduce the effects of trauma and instill hope in victims of violence and assault. She has over 10 years of experience working with children, adolescents, adults, and seniors using individual, group, and family therapy. Melanie has over five years of experience working with survivors of sexual assault and domestic violence. She works with child survivors and witnesses to horrific acts of violence. Meanie utilizes cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavioral therapy, eclectic psychotherapy, interpersonal therapy, solution-focused therapy, crisis intervention, and motivational interviewing. She has effected change on the macro scale engaging legislators and getting bills passed that increased penalties for perpetrators of abuse. Melanie is a victims advocate on the legal level and writes restraining orders, provides testimony as an expert witness in court cases, and educates judge and the community on the dynamics of power and control that aid perpetrators in oppressing their victims.

Conditions Treated

  • Adjustment disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Child abuse
  • Co-occurring conditions
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy
  • Depression
  • Domestic violence
  • Grief & loss
  • Mental health consultation/Evaluation
  • Mood disorders
  • Panic attacks/Disorders
  • Personality disorders
  • Physical or sexual abuse
  • Stress/Stress management
  • Trauma/PTSD (Post-traumatic stress disorder)

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna NC
  • BCBS NC
  • Cigna NC
  • Magellan NC
  • Medcost NC
  • UBH NC
  • Humana NC
  • Behavioral Health Systems NC

Don’t see your plan? Call us at 855-501-1004 to see if you are covered.

Insurance plans may vary by location and are subject to change.

Reviews

rs

May 26, 2022

Ive found Ms. Powell to be qualified, sympathetic and experienced. She pays close attention to her client and gives advice accordingly.

jh

May 26, 2022

Melanie Powell is an awesome therapist!

CW

October 22, 2021

Very satisfied.

DH

October 13, 2021

Great overall care

LS

October 6, 2021

She s so easy to talk to

ES

September 24, 2021

I always feel comfortable talking with Melanie.

RL

September 10, 2021

She LISTENS and cares

ES

August 23, 2021

Melanie is empathetic, nonjudgmental, and an excellent listener. She s friendly and professional. I feel like I can talk about anything with her.

KG

August 20, 2021

I love Melanie! She is an anchor in my life and helps me so much. So kind and caring. She s a truly special person.

TM

August 10, 2021

The reassurance is much appreciated

TA

August 10, 2021

I really enjoy talking with Melanie.

TR

August 5, 2021

Yes, she always makes me feel better about myself.

JN

August 5, 2021

I have two excellent providers from Mindpath. I am very grateful.

KG

August 4, 2021

Her energy and she has a calm voice and shows empathy. She has helped me grow. I wish I could say that about the veteran's hospital but I don t get the results from them as I do from Melanie

SM

August 3, 2021

Overall I feel she gets me and I'm not judged

DH

July 29, 2021

Very good care and attention. Easy scheduling. Good care. Text and email reminders are good.

DH

June 26, 2021

My first visit was very positive.

KM

June 16, 2021

Melanie is a gem! I especially liked her suggestion regarding the "feel good" box

LW

June 11, 2021

Love my Therapist she really cares

MW

June 7, 2021

She was calm and nice

MW

June 5, 2021

She was kind

CW

June 4, 2021

Melanie is a good listener.

LW

June 3, 2021

Melanie is consistently professional.

QW

May 28, 2021

She truly listens and cares

GK

May 27, 2021

Thanks Melanie for your care!

SM

May 21, 2021

I am always treated well from the receptionists to the doctors

KM

May 20, 2021

Melanie is awesome!

VW

May 19, 2021

Melanie is a good therapist and a good listener

KG

April 29, 2021

I really like Melanie Powell. She is a great therapist and really makes me feel comfortable.

TA

April 28, 2021

She listened to what I was saying

CW

April 23, 2021

Melanie very supportive

GK

April 21, 2021

Melanie has been so helpful with sorting things out with our bi-polar daughter and grandchildren. Thanks, Melanie for your care!

DG

April 14, 2021

I appreciate Melanie's listening skills!

ET

April 7, 2021

Melanie immediately recognized how she could support me and quickly came up with a strategy

VW

April 6, 2021

Melanie is nice and very understanding about my situation

CW

March 29, 2021

Very supportive!

JP

March 29, 2021

Melanie is a very compassionate therapist

MJ

March 29, 2021

Melanie was compassionate, considerate, and really cared about my feelings. She is an awesome counselor who was meant for this line of work.

TA

March 28, 2021

We had a very good conversation! I look forward to our next meeting!

JM

March 25, 2021

Melanie is very approachable and easily in tune with the needs of my situation. She seemed to have personally known my needs and walked in my shoes.

KG

March 25, 2021

I adore Melanie! She has helped me process my childhood trauma and I feel so much freer! She is a wonderful person who truly cares about her clients. =>)>)

JE

March 21, 2021

I enjoy the practical breathing exercises and other mental relaxation/self-stabilization practices.

SC

March 16, 2021

Professional, caring, and compassionate therapist.

KP

March 14, 2021

I appreciate the real-time changes that were made to the plan for the session based on the issues that were brought up at the beginning of the session. I feel heard and understood.

TA

February 25, 2021

She listened to what I had to say. I enjoy talking to her.

RK

February 25, 2021

Very helpful during hard times and calming empathy. Very Good with Veterans issues and understanding - not condemning.

HB

February 22, 2021

Mindpath Health has some really helpful therapists (I have worked with both Christy Ellis and Melanie Powell) who are skilled and well versed in various therapy types.

JM

February 19, 2021

Melanie was a breath of fresh air. She was very approachable. This was my first time and I m looking forward to meeting with her on a continuous basis.

VW

February 17, 2021

Melanie is A good listener and she really understands

RL

February 15, 2021

Calm caring, she knows what she's doing!

CW

February 12, 2021

Melanie is very supportive. We always have a good session.

MJ

February 12, 2021

Melanie listened and she showed genuine compassion. She is an awesome therapist!

VW

January 18, 2021

She is a good listener! She does a good job.

CW

January 18, 2021

Melanie is so supporting.

TA

January 18, 2021

Kind & patient! I was running late and she waited for me without a problem.

RL

January 14, 2021

She really understands me!

ES

January 7, 2021

She s very compassionate and I feel very comfortable talking to Melanie. She s professional, friendly and very nice.

TA

January 4, 2021

I really enjoy talking to Melanie. I can be losing it and she makes me feel a whole lot better about the situation.

DO

December 26, 2020

Melanie is a great therapist. She is professional, kind and respectful.

DO

December 23, 2020

I appreciate her positive feedback. She has provided me with literature relevant to our discussions. Our work together gives me hope

LG

December 22, 2020

Melanie recognizes destructive thinking quickly.

KG

October 29, 2020

I love Melanie so much! She's is a kind and thoughtful therapist who is walking me through some very tough stuff. She's a wonderful person.

EC

September 14, 2020

Good, therapist is calm and organized, listens well and makes plans that suit me.

JG

August 24, 2020

Melody was compassionate, caring, easy to talk to (I needed)..thx you

DG

July 28, 2020

I was not knowing what to expect but Melanie made it very clear and very simple. I am excited to see what comes next.