Grief happens.

Melinda Ruppert (LCPC) works with individuals, couples, and families, around aspects of grief and transition. Her approach is one of companioning, walking alongside someone experiencing grief; not treating them like they have a disorder that needs to be resolved or fixed.

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Melinda offers in-person, telephone, and video call sessions.


I am a grief professional but I am also a bereaved parent and daughter. In 2008 my 7 year old son Brogan was diagnosed with an inoperable, incurable brain tumor called DIPG. Brogan was initially given a few months to live but through experimental treatments and chemotherapy at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital he lived for 4 years until his death in 2012. Read more here…

Photograph by Melissa Barrick Creative Co.

Hope is the feeling you have
that the feeling you have
isn’t permanent.

Jean kerr

Photographs by Jarett Loeffler