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Meet Melissa Gantz

Clinical Social Work/TherapistMSWBASLCSW

Meet Melissa Gantz, LCSW, an experienced therapist at Brighter Horizons. Specializing in trauma, abuse, and EMDR, she’s dedicated to guiding clients towards healing and empowerment.

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Melissa Gantz, MSW, LCSW

About Melissa

Melissa Gantz is a passionate and dedicated Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 23 years of experience in the field of mental health. Specializing in trauma and abuse, Melissa is particularly skilled in working with pre-teens, adolescents, adults, and families affected by these challenges. She believes in the inherent dignity and worth of each individual and is committed to helping survivors find their inner strength and heal.

Melissa is proficient in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), particularly the SAFE method, and other evidence-based interventions. With a deep background in forensic interviewing, she has worked in a variety of settings, including inpatient, acute residential, foster care, and community-based environments.

Her expertise extends to a broad range of areas including sexual abuse, PTSD, women’s issues, ADHD, anxiety, behavioral issues, bipolar disorder, and more. Melissa encourages her clients to actively participate in their healing journey, empowering them to move past trauma and embrace their full potential.

Holding a Master’s Degree in Social Work from The University of Oklahoma, Melissa is a member of the EMDR International Association and is dedicated to continuous learning and development in her field. She invites clients to reach out with any questions, emphasizing the importance of finding the right therapeutic fit.


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“Alice Bucher, Clinical Worker/Therapist”
Melissa has such a wealth of knowledge and she uses it to fit the needs of each person individually. I have learned so much from her over the years and feel blessed to have gotten to learn from her.

Why Choose Us

At Brighter Horizons, we're not just therapists; we're compassionate listeners and skilled guides. With over 23 years of expertise, our dedication to evidence-based therapies ensures that you receive the gold standard in mental health care. Here, you're more than a client; you're family. Let's journey together towards a brighter, healthier future.

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In the heart of every challenge lies an opportunity for growth. At Brighter Horizons, our serene setting and empathetic approach create a safe space for reflection, dialogue, and transformation. Here, every story is heard, every emotion is valid, and every individual is cherished.

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