I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT) with over 12 years of experience with adults, couples, and older adults. I provide a Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia (CBT-I) based on 8 session protocol developed at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine. I can provide CBT-I to adults and older adults, and provide CBT-I in coordination with other Sleep Medicine and mental health treatments.
Dr. Melissa Pierce is a clinical psychologist practicing in beautiful Carlsbad, CA. Dr. Pierce provides counseling to older children, adolescents, and adults with anxiety, depression, mood changes, and sleep disorders.
I provide CBT-I and BSM services for the University of Illinois at Chicago's College of Nursing as part of a research study on CBT-I w/ Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Although I am not seeing private clients I am available for consultations with other providers. I am also currently serving as a director at large for the SBSM and am the BoD liaison for the Education Committee.