Melissa K. Richter MA, MSW, LMSW

Contact Info

Please call 734-761-1033 for an appointment.

Fee Information

Melissa Richter accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Standard, Blue Cross Blue Shield Traditional, and Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO. Co-payments are requested at time of service. Visa and Mastercard credit cards accepted.


Melissa Richter maintains her clinical practice at this satellite office:

516 Berkley Ave, #2
Ann Arbor, MI 48103

The office is one block west of Michigan Stadium, near the intersection of Berkley and Belmar. It is accessible by bus lines and is with walking distance of central campus.

Melissa Richter is a licensed clinical social worker providing individual, family and group therapy to adolescents and young adults. Her areas of expertise include the treatment of substance abuse, adjustment disorders, and mood disorders. Her special focus is the treatment of individuals ages thirteen to twenty-six, who struggle with co-occurring disorders, and who are facing family challenges, legal issues and school-related problems. She also provides Substance Abuse Evaluations and Chemical Dependency Interventions. Her approach includes motivational interviewing, and cognitive-behavioral, dialectical behavioral and psychodynamic interventions. Melissa also offers educational lectures throughout the community and at local high schools.

Education & Training

Melissa’s clinical internship was at the Chelsea Arbor Treatment Center (now the University of Michigan Addiction Treatment Services). Upon completing her internship and degree work from the University of Michigan School of Social Work, she worked at the Chelsea Arbor Treatment Center as an Adolescent and Young Adult Therapist. Melissa is currently a clinician at the University of Michigan Psychiatric Emergency Services.