M. Melissa LewisMFT-I

“If you are always trying to be normal, you will never know how amazing you can be.” - Maya Angelou

About Melissa

Melissa works with adult individuals and couples who are struggling with relationship issues. Melissa was a middle school teacher for 25 years. There’s absolutely nothing that can shock or surprise her. Melissa’s confident approach instills a sense of peace in her clients as they work together to find solutions.

Other Interests

Melissa enjoys travel, hiking, gardening, family time including the dogs, and generally spending time outdoors. She and her husband love to cook and host friends in their home. As an empty nester, Melissa is enthusiastic about helping others make healthy transitions between phases of life.


  • Couples Counseling
  • Individual Counseling
  • Premarital Counseling
  • Empty Nesting
  • Mid-Life Clarity
  • Self-Worth
  • Boundaries
  • Parenting Issues


  • B.S. Education
  • MFT-I
  • Certified Prepare-Enrich Premarital Counselor
  • Member: AAMFT, Professional Educators of TN, Theta Nu Upsilon Counseling Academic and Professional Honor Society

Schedule an Appointment

To schedule an appointment with Melissa, call (615) 212-8894.

Email Melissa: melissalewis@mncteam.com

M. Melissa Lewis, MFT-I is under the site supervision of B. Andrew Garner, M.Div., LMFT.