Get to know Melisha Franks

Individuals, Couples, Group Counselling, LGBTQI+ Ally, and Culturally Inclusive

Melisha Franks

Areas of Focus:

  • Grief and Loss: Disenfranchised Grief, Relationship Loss, Loss of a Loved One, Loss of a Pet, Loss of Employment, Loss of Self and Identity

    • Trauma- Strategies for Resolving the Impact of Post Traumatic Stress

    "Taking care of yourself doesn't mean me first, it means me too."


    - L.R. Knost

    Additional Qualifications

      • (EFT) Emotionally Focused Therapy for Couples Externship and Core Skills (54 hours)

      • Gottman Level 1

      • Creative Grief and Loss Coaching 4 month Certificate

      • Counselling Adult Survivors of Sexual Violence Certificate from the Association of Alberta Sexual Assault Services

      Melisha also works with adults struggling with:

      self-esteem, confidence, anxiety, and depression, anger management, career changes, gender identity, life transitions, emotional abuse, sexual abuse and assault, stress management, family issues, premarital counselling, and trauma.

      Intervention Approaches:

      • Adlerian therapy

      • Art Therapy

      • Client Centered Therapy (Rogerian therapy)

      • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

      • Existential Therapy

      • Family Systems

        (Bowenian) Therapy

      • Gottman Couples Therapy (Level 1)

      • Mindfulness Therapy

      • Narrative Therapy

      • Person Centered Therapy

      • Psychotherapy

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      Alberta is located on Treaty territory traditional lands – a traditional gathering place for diverse indigenous peoples whose histories, languages, & cultures are an influential aspect of our community in Medicine Hat and area.

      Keys to Hope Counselling Services is committed to ensuring that the spirit of all Treaties are honoured and respected.

        CONTACT US

        #104, 1865 Dunmore Rd.
        SE Medicine Hat, Alberta

        Phone: (403)-487-1607

        Fax: (403)-487-1707


        Keys To Hope Counselling Services, Medicine Hat, Alberta
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