Our Staff: Melanie Eisman, LMSW
A native of the DMV area, Melanie comes to CCM with years of experience of training and
working in Manhattan – with children, adolescents and adults. She integrates traditional
psychotherapy with a myriad of techniques to help clients channel their inner strengths and make positive and desired changes in their lives. She has broad and specialized experience in
cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), mindfulness, strengths-based and eclectic approaches to
At CCM, Melanie provides individual, group, and family therapy. She is extremely passionate in working with adolescents, young adults and adults dealing with life transitions, relationship and peer issues, and failure to launch. Melanie specializes and is passionate in helping individuals navigate their anxieties, depression, dating and relationships, work stress and career changes, and other monumental life transitions.
Melanie is warm and attentive and goes above and beyond in her work to help and meet those where they are at. Rapport with a therapist is extremely important for success, and it is
important to Melanie to make her client’s feel comfortable and that they are in a safe space to
share and evolve. Melanie recognizes that it is a big step to come to therapy for some, and that
each life transition and everyday life can be difficult and hard to manage; she is here to help
navigate these transitions and changes.
Melanie received her Bachelor of Science from Penn State University and Master’s Degree in
Social Work from Columbia University. She has significant experience working in school
settings, outpatient mental health clinical settings as well as Adult and Pediatric inpatient
hospital experience during her ten years in New York City.