Melissa Schmode-Kristoff, MC, RPsych

Registered Psychologist / Team Case Consultation Facilitator


Melissa’s professional demeanour is a blend of warmth, directness, humility, and humour. Driven by genuine concern for your well-being, she effectively leverages well-chosen psychological interventions. If you’re grappling with repetitive cycles that hinder your goals, consider contacting Melissa. Her expertise in breaking these patterns, coupled with her professionalism, ensures guidance toward lasting change and personal growth.

Meet Melissa


  • Masters of Counseling, University of Seattle, 2016
  • Bachelor of Arts, MacEwan University, 2012

Clients Served

  • Adults
  • Gender and Sexual Minorities

Areas of Professional Interest

  • Grief & Loss
  • Perinatal
  • Parenting Challenges
  • Relationship Issues
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Trauma & Stress
  • Life Transitions
  • Identity Development
  • Life Enhancement

Treatment Modalities

  • Hakomi Method 
  • Grief Recovery Method
  • Attachment-Based Therapy
  • Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Motivational Interviewing (MI)
  • Cognitive Behavioural Methods
  • Solution Focused Brief Therapy Methods
  • Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT)
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS) Therapy

Professional Membership & Affiliations

  • College of Alberta Psychologists: Registered Psychologist
  • Psychologist Association of Alberta: Member

Melissa Schmode-Kristoff, MC, RPsych


Registered Psychologist / Team Case Consultation Facilitator