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Melissa Yoak, M.A.Ed, LPCC-S
Melissa Yoak’s career in the counseling field began over 25 years ago and includes experience in both community agencies and private practice. She holds a Master of Arts Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from the University of Akron and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from Malone University. As a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor Supervisor through the Ohio CSWMFT Board, Melissa’s interests include couples and family therapy and helping individuals with anxiety, stress, depression and life adjustments. Melissa has been a therapist with DaySpring since 2004 and became the Owner in 2008. While she has continued to successfully manage the Akron location, in 2013 she opened the Stow/Hudson office. She is passionate about the impact DaySpring’s work will have on generations of marriages, families and individuals. Melissa is married to a pastor and the mother of three children.