Last updated: 4/30/2018

Melissa Brown, LCSW-C (301) 806-6606
Last Updated: 4/30/2018
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Degrees:
MDiv
MSW

Years of Experience: 15

Gender: Female

Languages Spoken or
Translation Services:

English

Licensing:
MD - LCSW-C [10981]
DC - LICSW [LC303357]

Credentials and Certifications:

Office and Contact Information
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Life Purpose Wellness Center, LLC
10905 Fort Washington Rod
Suite 400A
Fort Washington, MD 20744  
www.lifepurposeinc.org
(301) 806-6606


Office Hours:
Mon: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Tue: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Wed: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Thu: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Fri: 10:00am - 3:00pm
Sat: 9:00am - 12:00pm
Sun: N/A
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: 3 Hours
Weekends: 1 Day

Accessibility:
Access by Wheelchair
Evening Office Hours
Video Counseling (Skype, etc.)
Weekend Office Hours

Problems Served
Focusing on:
Anxiety/Panic Disorders Bipolar Disorders Career/Employment Concerns Couple or Marital Issues Depression Domestic Violence Dual Diagnosis Education/Personal Development Family Issues Grief/Loss Interpersonal Relationships Life Transitions Multicultural Issues Stress
Also serving:
Addictions/Substance Adoption/Foster Care Anger Management Attachment Disorders Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder Behavioral Problems Child Abuse and Neglect Eating Disorders Men's Issues Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder Parenting Issues Personality Disorders Phobias Sexual Abuse/Rape Trauma/PTSD
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Behavioral Coaching Cognitive/Behavioral Contemplative Existential Psychotherapy Feminist Humanistic Meditation/Relaxation Mindfulness Based Approaches Pastoral Therapy Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
Other theoretical approaches:
Psycho-Educational
Methods - focus areas:
Couple/Marital Individual
Other methods:
Educational or Psycho-Educational Family Systems Group
Populations Served (focus areas are bold)
Age groups:
Adults (26-59) Young Adults (18-25)
Adolescents (13-17)
Specific populations:
Caregivers Military/Veterans
College Students Obese or Overweight
Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:
Christian

Multi-cultural experience:
African-American
Caribbean
Professional Associations
National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $95
Couples: N/A
Group: N/A
Family: $110

Sliding Scale: No

Accept Credit Card: No


Free Services:
Brief Phone Consultation
One Hour per week for Military and Families

Insurance:
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield (CareFirst BlueChoice) Kaiser Foundation Health Plan
CIGNA HealthCare Magellan Behavioral Health
CIGNA HealthCare (PPO) Military OneSource

Groups