melody reid



meet melody

Melody has been married for 30+ years to her husband Will, and they are the parents of three grown daughters. She loves traveling, reading, walking, knitting and spending time with friends and family.

style of therapy

Melody’s style of therapy is relaxed and relational. She utilizes several therapy modalities, including existential/psycho-analytical, cognitive behavioral therapy, solution focused and narrative therapy. She is comfortable drawing from other modalities when necessary, based on a client’s given needs.

practice focus

Teenagers: Depression, anxiety, family relationships, school performance

Young adults: Life decisions, relationships, family of origin issues, school performance

Parents: Navigating problems related to child rearing, limit setting, discipline and technology

Adults: relationship concerns, life-transition issues, self-worth concerns, and family matters.

Women: Relationships, Family of origin issues, workplace issues, self-esteem

Couples: dating, married, and pre-marital counseling

Issues: Anxiety Disorders, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Panic Disorder, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Social Phobia

General relationship concerns, career and life transitions, identity formation, self-esteem, depression, grief and loss


Melody is available to speak with groups on a variety of topics including, but not limited to:

Parenting Teenagers
Technology – Screen Time is a Privilege

She is also available to lead workshops on recognizing mental illness and how and when to refer for counseling.


Licensed Professional Counselor, South Carolina #5793

Certified Prepare-Enrich Facilitator
Nationally Board Certified Counselor

BA Communications, University of Alabama, 1984
MACC Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary 2012

American Counseling Association
National Board of Certified Counselors
American Association of Christian Counselors