Melissanne is a Certified Psychiatric Rehabilitation Practitioner and Certified Peer Specialist. She’s a neutral problem solver ready to help with questions, complaints and/or provide resources. Melissanne has worked in mental health clinics, psych rehab and residential settings. She’s a friendly face you may see at a local committee or a conference table sharing resources. She has taught at the university level, trained providers, exhibited in several galleries, done performance poetry and is currently writing a book designed to assist providers in working with parents with mental illness.