About Marissa Lloyd
Marissa is a licensed professional counselor of mental health (LPCMH), certified trauma practitioner, and a nationally certified counselor (NCC) who is passionate about providing nurturing practices that best serve children, adolescents and their families.
Through internships and post-graduate work, she has 10 years of working solely with children and families in various setting such as not-for-profit mental health agencies, schools, mental health court, the State of Delaware Prevention & Behavioral Health Services and pediatric primary care offices. Marissa currently provides both traditional, office based therapy as well as equine assisted psychotherapy (EAP). For more information on EAP, please see our frequently asked questions page.
University of Delaware (2010): Bachelor's Degree, Psychology
Wilmington University (2014): Master's Degree, Clinical Mental Health Counselor
Delaware Guidance, Advanced Clinical Training Program (2016): graduate of a two year intensive, post-graduate training
Certified Trauma Practitioner through The National Institute for Trauma & Loss in Children
Marissa is a native and resident of Middletown for over 25 years. After many years of working outside of the area, she is happy to help her fellow residents resolve issues such as:
Grief, Trauma & Loss
Depression, self-harm and suicidal thoughts
Sibling or Family Conflict
Poor Social Skills
Poor School Behavior
Adoption, Foster Care