Counseling in Melbourne, FL. Find the Right Therapist.

Safe, effective, and caring. Affordable therapists near you in Melbourne, Florida will help you make the changes you want.

Diane Baggett, MSN,GC-C- LC-C

Diane Baggett, MSN,GC-C- LC-C

Counselor and Life Coach

3270 Suntree Blvd, Melbourne, Florida 32940 | 321-543-7849

Do you think it would help to talk about the hurt? Let me help you get your life back. I bring warmth, empathy and compassion to every session. You do not have to do it alone! I'm a Certified Grief Counselor, Life Coach, and member of Assoc. of Christian Therapists.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

At Home or Private Discreet Intensives

Grey Matters Intl & Dr. Kevin Fleming(cited expert for NY Times, CNN, Fortune, Sporting News)is all about bold thinking & neuroscience innovation in getting mood/behavior change when shrinking,feel good self-help, and pills aren't cutting it. Indiv/couples/family.

Stephanie Byrd, MS, LMFT

Stephanie Byrd, MS, LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

2306 S. Babcock Street, Melbourne, Florida 32901 | 321-821-4410

Whether you are looking for support and guidance through a challenging situation or just ready to move in a different direction, I look forward to working with you to achieve your goals creating more connection, clarity, and purpose in life.

Earl Ledford, MSW, LCSW, CST, CET, CAP

Earl Ledford, MSW, LCSW, CST, CET, CAP

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

1600 W. Eau Gallie Blvd., Suite 201-U, Melbourne, Florida 32935 | 321-363-9096

Tired of arguing and fighting? Can't seem to communicate with each other anymore? Feel like your relationship is falling apart? You have come to the right place. I believe almost all couples problems can be resolved and intimacy can be restored.

DJ Spigener, MA, LMHC

DJ Spigener, MA, LMHC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Available for Online Therapy

Whether you have seen a counselor before, or this is your first time considering counseling, I am confident that we can work together to resolve these issues through a cooperative, holistic approach to treatment that focuses on YOUR goals and how best to achieve them.

Related Sites:
City of Melbourne
Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage & Family Therapy & Mental Health Counseling

Therapy Melbourne, FL

West Melbourne, South Patrick Shores Counselor, Satellite Beach, Indian Harbour Beach, Viera, Malabar

Melbourne is located on the eastern side of Florida in South Brevard County, and about 60 miles southeast of Orlando along the Space Coast. Being one of the more populous cities along the coast, Melbourne has several annual cultural events that are inviting for people of all ages, such as the annual Melbourne Independent Filmmakers’ Festival, held each November, the Annual IndiaFest and India Day which is held in both August and February each year. Of course, you can’t forget about the Arts Festival, which draws around 70,000 people and held in April, or the Oktoberfest, which has been running since 1977. If your family enjoys museums, then visiting the Brevard Art Museum is always a treat, or visit the Historic Rossetter House Museum or Liberty Bell Memorial Museum.1 Performing arts are definitely a way to bring culture to your children, and seeing the Brevard Symphony Orchestra is a fantastic way to teach your children to love music, or just visiting the civic theatre for live performances.

Mental Health in Melbourne

The Achievers program and the Overcomers programs at CITA Rescue Mission are twelve week programs intended to help homeless men find employment and reintegrate into the community.2 The Achievers program is for those who are employed or can apply for employment; the Overcomers program is for those who are striving to overcome an issue which is preventing them from finding employment. These programs offer practical and emotional support for residents during a difficult transition. CITA Rescue Mission in Melbourne, Florida is a homeless shelter and rehabilitation organization which is dedicated to educating and supporting homeless men who wish to become self-sufficient. For information about the programs, call (321) 723-5160; to donate, call (321) 723-7938.

PREVENT! of Brevard, in Melbourne, Florida, is a non-profit community organization which provides education and training to academic leaders that they may identify and respond to bullying in schools in an appropriate and effective manner.3 PREVENT! also provides substance abuse prevention programs and treatment programs for the community, including a long-term rehabilitation community for substance addicted mothers. This housing solution allows mothers overcoming chemical addiction to retain custody of their children, which can create a stronger family in the future.4 PREVENT! is located on Pineapple Avenue in Melbourne, and can be reached at (321) 267-5398.

Current Initiatives

Daily Bread, Inc. in Melbourne, Florida feeds over four thousand people a year. The service provides the needy and homeless with a daily hot meal as well as services like showers, laundry facilities, and more. Volunteers from the community assist with cooking and food preparation, donation pick up, serving groups, managing shower and laundry facilities, and as administrative assistants. For more information about helping with Daily Bread or to seek aid, call (321) 723-1060.5


1. Honor America, Inc. (2017). Liberty Bell Memorial Museum. Retrieved from
2. CITA Rescue Mission. (2017). Programs. Retrieved from
3. PREVENT!. (2017). Prevention. Retrieved from
4. US National Library of Medicine. Substance abusing mothers and disruptions in child custody: An Attachment Perspective. Retrieved from
5. Daily Bread, Inc. (2017). Contacts. Retrieved from

Melbourne is located in Brevard County, Florida. It has a land area of 37.53 square miles and a water area of 5.70 square miles.  The population of Melbourne is 80,127 people with 33,619 households and a median annual income of $40,219. .

Therapy Affordability Meter for Melbourne, FL

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Mental health treatment and therapy in Melbourne is sometimes a struggle to afford for families and individuals without proper insurance coverage. Finances for many in Melbourne are not able to cover long term weekly counseling sessions without a budgetary plan in place. The good news is that therapists are often willing to work with you if accessibility is an issue. Low cost therapy and sliding scales are just some of the options that therapists can offer. Insurance may cover your sessions as well. Talk to your counselor to learn more. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Melbourne public health department.