Melinda Rhoades is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a certified hypnotherapist in the state of Nevada. Melinda began her child welfare
career as a clinical case manager. Continuing her education, her master’s program sparked and strengthened her passion for supporting those who are on the journey to overcome the effects of developmental and complex trauma. Melinda has continued to follow her passion in her 18 years at SAFY of Nevada. She is currently serving the community as the Clinical Treatment Director for SAFY of Nevada. She leads and supports the SAFY clinical team as they implement trauma informed treatment approaches with each client they serve. Melinda is eager and excited to implement the tools she has learned from her recent certification in Neuro-Sequential Model of Therapeutics. Extensive healing and trauma resolution have been positive outcomes from this model.