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Melissa Fellin, MSW, RSW

Offers In-person and virtual appointments
  • Social Worker
  • Rated 4.9 out of 5 stars. 50 rating(s).
Accepting new patients

Description

Melissa has expertise in the areas of trauma, resilience, attachment, high sensitivity and neurodiversity. Drawing from evidence-based practice to tailor treatment for clients, she uses integrative play therapy with children. Drawing from evidence-based practice to tailor treatment for clients, she uses play therapy, expressive arts therapies, attachment family therapies, narrative therapy, cognitive behavioural play therapy, Sandtray Worldplay, psychodynamic therapy, interpersonal therapy, EMDR, mindfulness to meet children where they are at in their healing.

Conditions

  • ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Communication
  • Depression
  • Grief, loss, bereavement
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Parenting
  • Relationship Issues
  • Stress
  • Trauma

Services

  • Art therapy
  • Attachment-based therapy
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy
  • Expressive arts therapy
  • Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing therapy
  • Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy
  • Narrative therapy
  • Play therapy
  • Sandplay therapy
  • Teen mental health

Clientele

  • Adults (18+)​
  • Children (under 12)​
  • Families​
  • LGBTQ2+
  • Pediatrics​
  • Teens (13-17)​

Languages spoken

  • English

Professional designations

  • Master of Social Work (MSW)
  • Registered Social Worker (RSW)

Education

  • Bachelor of Psychology and Anthropology
  • Master of Social Work
  • Master of Arts in Anthropology
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Anthropology and Migration and Ethnic Relations
  • Play Therapy Intern

Professional associations

  • Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers
  • Canadian Association for Play Therapy
  • Ontario Association of Social Workers
Facility Information

Summary

Bloom Child & Family Therapy supports children and their families using creative approaches and evidenced-based practices. At Bloom we strive to provide accessible, quality mental health care for children, adolescents and their families.

It is the mission of Bloom Therapy to help children and their families to learn to connect, thrive and grow with an exclusive private practice for children and families in a non-clinical atmosphere. We listen to families and children from the beginning to tailor our services to meet the goals of the family and/or child.

Business hours

Sunday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Services & supplies

  • Acceptance and commitment therapy
  • Animal-assisted therapy
  • Art therapy
  • Attachment-based therapy
  • Bibliotherapy
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy
  • Compassion-focused therapy
  • Culturally sensitive therapy
  • Dialectical behavior therapy
  • Emotionally focused therapy
  • Expressive arts therapy
  • Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing therapy
  • Family counselling
  • Group counselling
  • Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy
  • Motivational interviewing
  • Music therapy
  • Narrative therapy
  • Person-centered therapy
  • Play therapy
  • Sandplay therapy
  • Solution-focused brief therapy
  • Somatic therapy
  • Sports psychology
  • Strength-based therapy
  • Teen mental health
  • Trauma-focused cognitive behavior therapy

Amenities

  • Close to public transit
  • Free parking
  • Free Wi-Fi
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7 Willow St, Waterloo, ON N2J 1V6

Business hours

Sunday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm