Melissa E. Miller, LMFT

Melissa E. Miller, LMFT

4100 Moorpark Ave, Ste. 120
San Jose, CA 95117
(408)576-8333
Fax: (408)423-9120

Contact by phone or email

CREDENTIALS/DISCIPLINE: MA, Counseling Psychology; LMFT

Board Certified: No

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
Number of years treating patients with eating disorders: 2-5 years

Number of patients with eating disorders you treat annually: 5-10

EDUCATION, TRAINING, and EXPERTISE: MA, Counseling Psychology, Santa Clara University. EMDR Certified Practitioner. Experienced in working with adolescents, trauma survivors, and addictive disorders.

TREATMENT PHILOSOPHY:

Eating, or the attempt to control it, can become an addictive process. This behavior serves the client by diverting from intolerable emotions. I work with the client to develop better skills for emotional regulation and physical self-management, as well as detoxifying the drivers and triggers for the unbearable feelings.

LANGUAGES: English

POPULATIONS SERVED: Adolescents, Adults, Couples, Ethnic Minorities, Females, GLBT, Males

CONDITIONS TREATED: Abuse, Addictions, Dissociative Disorders, NOS (Eating Disorders Not Otherwise Specified), Overeater, Other-Trauma

TREATMENT APPROACHESArt Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral, Couples Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, EMDR, Family Therapy, Group Therapy, Hypnosis, Individual Therapy, Support Groups, Other-TFT; Guided Imagery

TREATMENT SETTINGS: Outpatient.

FEES: Cash, Credit Cards, Personal Checks, Insurance: Blue Cross, Blue Shield, Aetna, Cigna, UBH, PacifiCare, VAP, Humana, MHN