Melissa Burton

Melissa is a Licensed Master Social Worker who supports her clients through the many diverse issues related to aging. From caregiver stress to adjustment anxiety due to a new health diagnosis, Melissa is able to offer support and guidance with compassion and empathy. Her years of working with the elderly and their families have led her to the understanding that each person is unique, important, and deserving of respect and kindness.

Melissa is also a member of the NASW and ALCA and is committed to upholding the highest standards and the professional code of ethics.

Outside of her important work, Melissa enjoys spending time with her husband Paul, and she also loves reading, being outside, and walking her dog.

+ Education

B.S. Mass Communication
Middle Tennessee State University

M.S. Social Work
University of Tennessee School of Social Work

+ Certifications

Licensed Master Social Worker

Member of the NASW

Certified Advanced Professional Aging Life Care™ Specialist through ALCA

+ Community Involvement