Melanie Bouie

m_bouie1Melanie Bouie is a graduate of Louisiana State University with a degree in Sociology and minor in Psychology. She also has a Master of Social Work degree from Southern University at New Orleans. Melanie a Louisiana Board Certified Social Worker under supervision working to earn her license as a Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW).

Melanie has experience working with youth and adolescents that have had challenging life experiences and have struggled with substance abuse. In addition, Melanie has tremendous experience working with children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders, oppositional behavior, ADD/ADHD, and children diagnosed with mood disorders. Melanie is very comfortable working with adults, couples, and families and is passionate about helping others feel their best and do their best. Melanie’s warm spirit and loving nature has allowed her to connect with clients by using behavioral modification therapy, cognitive behavior therapy, music and art as therapeutic interventions. The use of these interventions, as well as Melanie’s compassionate nature has helped her clients make positive changes in their lives.

If you would like to speak with Melanie and schedule an appointment, please email mbouie@duracarecounseling.com or call her directly at 504-327-5753 ext 104

Melanie is available to provide the following counseling services:

  • Academic/Guidance Counseling
  • ADD/ADHD
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Behavior Modification Management
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Crisis Management
  • Depression
  • DCFS Cases
  • Family Therapy
  • Grief Counseling
  • LBGT
  • Mood Disorders
  • Oppositional Behaviors
  • Self-Injurious Behaviors
  • Substance Abuse Counseling
  • Trauma
  • Play Therapy
  • Music Therapy