About Marissa

Marissa Walker, LPCA 


Insurance & Fees

My fee is $90 per hour for individual therapy

I accept the following insurance:

  • Anthem Medicaid
  • Humana  Medicaid
  • United Community Plan Medicaid
  • Wellcare
  • Aetna Medicaid
  • Caresource
  • Passport by Molina
  • Kentucky Medicaid

*I do not accept any commercial or Medicare plans*

My Background

  • I am originally from Campbellsville, KY, and was raised in Harrodsburg for 22 years (Lifelong Kentuckian)
  • I received my Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services in 2004 and then my Master’s in Education Counseling in 2022 from Lindsay Wilson.
  • My current credentials are LPCA, but I am working on getting LPCC licensure for Kentucky.
  • I have four children, a bonus daughter through foster care, and a sweet grandbaby.
  • Throughout my career, I have worked in many different systems of child welfare in Kentucky, including foster parents and children in out-of-home care, young adults transitioning out of foster care, children returning home from foster care or residential, and parents with children in foster care. 
  • I believe these youth are one of the most misunderstood populations. Often what we see is just the surface of the youth we serve – I love helping them find their voice.
  • I am a parent with experience navigating through mental health struggles with my children.
  • I am open to working with children ages eight and up,
  • My background includes working with clients who have experienced trauma.

My Approach & Philosophy

  • My approach is to provide my clients with an interactive, warm and accepting environment. 
  • Therapy is a journey, and healing comes in my stages, and I am happy to meet you where you are in your journey.
  •  By developing a relationship with a caring therapist, you will find new ways to solve problems and begin the healing process.
  • A strengths-based approach is the one approach that I firmly believe in, as I enjoy helping others recognize their strengths.
  • I specialize in anxiety, depression, grief/loss, family separation, and trauma.
  • One of the ways that I like to build relationships is through empathy, dignity, and respect.
  • I offer non-judgmental approaches and want the client to feel as comfortable as possible.
  • I am creative and upbeat and bring my whole self to every session. 

Fun Facts

    • I enjoy fishing, hiking, and spending time outdoors on my farm. 
    • The beach is one of my happy places, and I visit it as many times a year as I can.
    • I am very social and enjoy working with children and young adults.
    • I enjoy discovering what brings joy to my clients and including creative interventions in the sessions.

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    Contact Us

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    (859) 251-8782




    2285 Executive Dr STE 325 Lexington, KY 40505

    1402 Hustonville Rd Ste B Danville, KY 40422

    9400 Williamsburg Plaza Ste 320 Louisville, KY 40222


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