About Us

Melonie Feldstein, MS, LPCC-S, Registered Play Therapist-Supervisor

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Melonie is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor Supervisor in the State of Ohio. In addition, she is certified as a Registered Play Therapist Supervisor. She has worked with children and their families and with adult clients since 1996. She is the Past President of the Ohio Play Therapy Association and is a graduate of the Association for Play Therapy Leadership Academy 2008. She has also taught classes at University of Cincinnati Blue Ash since 2001.

In May 2008 she co-authored a chapter in the book titled, “Popular Culture in Counseling, Psychotherapy and Play Based Interventions.” She often trains other therapists in play therapy and supervises interns and therapists.

In addition to training therapists in various stages of their career, Melonie specializes in play therapy, working with children between 2 to 12 years, adolescents between 12 and 18 years, and students of all ages. She uses cognitive processing therapy (CPT) and is trained to work using eye movement desensitization reprocessing therapy (EMDR) with all ages and specifically special populations such as the military and First Responders and children experiencing trauma.

Melonie has two grown daughters and one grandchild.

David Frankle, MSW, LISW

David is a Licensed Independent Social Worker. He received his Master’s Degree in Social Work

in 2014 and has been providing therapy over the last eight years. David is certified in trauma

focused cognitive behavioral therapy and is also a member of the Ohio Play Therapy Association.

David works with adults, children as young as three, and families.

David has facilitated TF-CBT groups for children who have witnessed interpersonal

violence and provides individual and family therapy to victims of trauma. David specializes in

trauma care with a focus on depression and anxiety. David also has a strong history of working

with children and their families that struggle with ADHD and behavioral concerns. David

utilizes TF-CBT, CBT, and play therapy techniques to help empower children of all ages, adults, and families.

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