Focus Areas: Violence
ABC Counseling and Family Services
Melissa serves as Clinical Director for ABC Counseling and Family Services and is responsible for the clinical program across five offices in Illinois. Through her various roles in the organization, she has been involved in fundraising and development, curriculum development, marketing and public relations, and staff professional development and training. Melissa advocates for the development of a prevention program that ABC counseling can implement in the community.
ABC Counseling provides services to children in need of specialized sexual abuse counseling, both for children who have experienced inappropriate sexual behaviors as well as children who engage in inappropriate sexual behaviors.