Melanie Lee


About Me

Melanie N. Lee is the owner of a faith based Private Psychotherapy Practice, You Can Therapeutic Services. She graduated from the University of Southern California (USC) with her Masters Degree in Social Work in 2008 and became a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of California in 2012. She carries a valid Pupil Personnel Services Credential (PPSC) to work with students in schools, utilizing the PPSC as a school based clinician in Long Beach schools for five years.

As a licensed minister, and a 2019 candidate for a Masters in Divinity with an emphasis in Biblical Studies, she has an understanding of how to integrate Christian Based principles into the therapeutic setting to assist individuals in reconnecting with themselves, God, and the world around them. She is open to discussing faith in sessions or not. Her goal is to assist in ways that best helps you on your journey.

Currently, depression, anxiety, and abortion recovery therapy are Melanie’s areas of interest. However, she also has over nine years experience working with other disruptive disorders, substance use in middle school aged children, and working with families to improve functioning in the home.

Melanie has supervisory experience in the clinical setting and is active in the community providing counseling services, speaking at events, trainings, hosting workshops, and consulting at pregnancy centers to improve their interactions with the post-abortive population.


  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Parenting issues
  • Self esteem
  • Depression
Also experienced in:
Grief , Anger management
Years of Experience: 11

Services Offered

  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video


LCSW #28442 (Expires: 2021-12-31)


Written by D.O. on Jul 27, 2020 after counseling with Melanie for 1 year and 11 months

Gives very helpful homework and nonjudgmental and constructive feedback. Also responds fast and Initiates follow up.

Written by D.E. on Aug 15, 2018 after counseling with Melanie for 2 weeks

Think Melanie is great. Would love more sessions to make a more accurate assessment.