Melissa Walker

Adjunct Faculty


MA Clinical Mental Health Counseling: Somatic Counseling Dance/Movement Therapy - Core Faculty
MA Clinical Mental Health Counseling: Somatic Counseling Body Psychotherapy - Adjunct Faculty


BS in Psychology
BS in Sociology
MA Somatic Counseling Psychology

Melissa Walker, MA, LPC, R-DMT, founder and director for the Embodied Relationships Counseling Center, is a Somatic Psychotherapist who specializes in sex and relationship therapy for couples and individuals. A graduate of Naropa University in 2009, Melissa weaves together her Masters level training with additional certification in Somatic Archaeology, and training in Couples Therapy, Sex Therapy,  Psychodrama, and Authentic Movement. In addition, she has studied under the 5Rhythms Rites of Passage work of Melissa Michaels, Ed.D since the summer of 2008, during which she has served on the therapeutic team for her programs. Melissa is currently adjunct faculty at Naropa University.