My name is Melissa Collins and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor-Supervisor, Mediator, and Play Therapist that has over 27 years of experience working with children, adolescents, and adults in the mental health field.
I specialize in working with children, adolescents, and adults, who have been victims of crime including: homicide of a loved one, sexual assault/abuse, domestic violence, home invasions, torture, children exposed to pornography, trafficking, and drug use. I also work with depression, anxiety, phobias, body dysmorphic disorders, borderline personality disorders, and addiction.
I offer a wide range of mediation services including: family, child custody, divorce, elder care, employee grievances, and general civil litigation settlements.
I perform psychological evaluations for court and for immigration including: 601-A (hardship waivers), N-648s, VAWAs, Asylum letters, and U-Visas. I am an immigration approved therapist.
I am a certified hypnotist as of February 2021 and provide hypnosis for weight loss, body dysmorphia, addictions, quit smoking, motivation, developing positive habits and reducing or eliminating negative habits.
Counseling Institute of Texas