• banner image

    Marissa Burkhalter, APC

    Rome Office

    Associate Professional Counselor

    Marissa offers therapy services to children, teens and adults. 

    Being a kid these days can be tough!  Marissa loves working with youth of all ages and helping them navigate through the challenges that childhood often brings. She aims to create a safe space for your child to explore their thoughts and feelings while also helping them learn new, healthy coping techniques that will serve them throughout their life.  As a mother and family social worker, Marissa has extensive experience working with children of all ages, backgrounds and mental health needs.

    Marissa also has a passion for working with women in all stages and transitions of life.  She loves helping others break free from the struggles of anxiety, depression, guilt and shame so they can redefine their lives and live it to the fullest.

    Marissa is currently pre-licensed and under the supervision of Catrin Jensen, LPC, CPCS, NCC. 

    Marissa’s practice specialties include… 

    • Anxiety & Depression
    • School & Family Life
    • Peer Pressure
    • Self-esteem
    • Play therapy
    • Life transitions
    • Anger
    • Self-Harm

    Her degrees include…

    • Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Psychology from Thomas University
    • Master of Arts (M.A.) in Clinical Counseling from Thomas University (August ’23)