Masters of Arts, Marriage and Family Therapy, 2019
Mount Mercy University, Cedar Rapids, IA

Bachelor of Arts, Psychology and Family Services, 2016
University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA


Relational and attachment issues, Anxiety, Depression, and other mood disorders, Life-Cycle changes, Families


Marissa has experience working with a variety of clients, including individuals, couples, and families. She specializes helping people overcome relational and attachment issues within couples and families,. Her work also includes caring for people with depression, anxiety, and other mood disorders. 

Marissa works with families, couples, and individuals of all ages to strengthen the emotional and relational bonds to help them experience more fulfilling relationships. She is dedicated to helping clients reach these optimal levels of wellness through a collaborative, non-judgmental, and empathetic stance. Marissa utilizes a strength-based approach and works primarily through attachment/emotional-based approaches, including experiential, Internal Family Systems, Adlerian, and Emotionally-Focused couples therapy.