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Dr. Melanie Bison

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Behavioral Health Therapist Dr. Melanie Bison
Specialties: Trauma, Addiction, LGBTQIA+, Medical Professional Stress, PTSD,
Insurance: Aetna, Cigna, Medicaid, Optum, Out of Network,
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Introduction

Melanie holds a PhD and a MS in Addiction Psychology. She has been in the helping profession for over 29 years and has certifications/licenses in many different specialties including addictive behaviors, domestic violence/intimate partner abuse, trauma, grief, pathological gambling, sexual offender treatment, dual diagnoses (mental health, addiction), and crisis intervention. Throughout the years she has done numerous community events including radio/tv such as being featured on the Bethenny talk show. She has worked on tribal (urban/reservation), non/for profit sectors providing consulting, therapeutic interventions, diversity/sensitivity trainings, team building, strategic planning, company development/structuring/best practices systematization, corporate restructuring/transitioning/closure planning, and cultural/gender fluidity responsive programming integration. Dr. Bison has been recognized throughout the years for her continued humanitarian efforts and was inducted into the 2022 Nationwide Registries Top Doctors of America, The Women of Distinction Honors Edition. She also received the following awards throughout the years: 2018 Top Behavioral Healthcare Administrator with the International Association of HealthCare Professionals. 2014 Woman of Achievement Award from the National Association for Female Executives. 2012 Professional Achievement Award from Who’s Who of Professional Women.

GENDER Female
PRONOUNS She/Her/Hers
RACE & ETHNICITY Native American/Indigenous

Highlights

  • Accepting new clients
  • Available on weekends
  • Telehealth appointments
  • Accepts online payments and insurance

Licenses

  • LPC #LPC18380 (AZ)
  • LISAC #LISAC15150 (AZ)
  • LISAC/LPC SUP #LISAC15150/LPC18380 (AZ)
  • LMHC #9646 (FL)
  • LCADC #9646 (FL)
  • LMHC #CV2101450 (IN)
  • LCAC #CV2101450 (IN)
  • LMHC #1141-MH-CC-TEMP (MA)
  • LCPC #CP0134 (NV) We've used a trusted third-party service to verify this practitioner's license.
  • LCADC #00124LC (NV)
  • LCADC-S #0092LCS (NV)
  • LPCC #NJDCATEMP039689 (NJ)
  • CADC-III #21-R-16 (OR)
  • LMHC #11778403-6004 (UT)
  • LIC ADVANCED SUDC #11778403-6008 (UT)
  • LADC #151.0134113 (VT)
  • LMHC #LPC-MH30668 (SD)
  • LPCC #CCMH0224691 (NM)
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Services

Specialties

  • Trauma
  • Addiction
  • LGBTQIA+
  • Medical Professional Stress
  • PTSD

Focus areas

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Cultural and Systemic Oppression
  • Substance Use
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Multicultural Concerns

Treatment approaches

  • Eclectic
  • Multicultural
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Trauma Focused

In-network

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • Optum
  • Out of Network

Appointment types

Individuals
Couples
Families
Groups

Population focus

Communities

  • Military/Veterans
  • Racial Justice/Equity
  • Recovery
  • Lesbian, Gay, & Bisexual

Age groups

  • Teenagers (12-18)
  • Young Adults (18-24)
  • Adults (24+)
  • Elders (65+)

Languages

  • English

Payment options

Pay with insurance

Dr. Melanie Bison accepts these insurance providers. What you pay depends on your plan.
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • Optum
  • Out of Network
  • Out of Pocket

Pay out-of-pocket

Dr. Melanie Bison has not provided out-of-pocket fees. Get in contact for more information.

Locations

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Las Vegas, NV 89118
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Frequently asked questions

Is Dr. Melanie Bison accepting new clients and do they offer online appointment requests? Dr. Melanie Bison is currently accepting new clients but has not enabled online booking.
Does Dr. Melanie Bison offer telehealth appointments? Dr. Melanie Bison does offer telehealth appointments.
What areas does Dr. Melanie Bison specialize in? Dr. Melanie Bison specializes in the following areas: Abuse Survivors, Addiction, Anger Management, Anxiety, Cultural Adjustment, Depression, Dual Diagnosis, LGBTQIA+, Medical Professional Stress, Multicultural Concerns, PTSD, Sexual Addiction, Substance Use, Trauma, and Cultural and Systemic Oppression.

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