Melissa Ryan


Can you imagine a committed relationship full of adventure, intimacy, friendship, and fun- a relationship where you feel fully alive! Whatever you are facing relationally, couples counseling can help you cultivate successful strategies to strengthen what is working and resolve what is not working.


  • Couples Therapy
  • Individual Therapy
  • Couples Therapy
  • Individual Therapy

My Approach

As a relationship counselor, my approach is compassionate and active, collaborative and directive, giving you and your partner the support and guidance to help you two co-create the relationship you envision. I specialize in relationship issues including breaks in trust, communication, and addictions. I am an experiential counselor who integrates nature, research, and creativity in my work.

My Background

Born in Montana, raised in Oregon, educated in Oregon, France, Colorado, and Wyoming, Melissa is happy to be currently residing in beautiful Colorado with her adventurous, native Coloradan spouse. Melissa believes that one of the best ways to grow as an individual is through our intimate relationships. She enjoys helping romantic partners bring forth their individual and relational strengths, talents, and gifts for the benefit of co-creating a great intimate relationship between them. For the last 5 years, Melissa has had the pleasure and honor of facilitating and witnessing the transformative power of counseling for romantic relationships, families, and individuals of all ages impacted by significant family transitions. Melissa has received formal relationship therapy training and supervision including Relational Life Therapy.

Issues I Treat

  • Relationship Issues
  • Loved Ones of Substance Abusers
  • Codependency

Techniques I Use

  • Experiential Therapy
  • Relational Therapy
  • Family Systems Therapy
  • Ecotherapy

Insurance Plans Accepted

  • Out of Network


At a Glance

  • Neighborhood: Boulder Area
  • Rate: $120-280/session

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