Obsessive compulsive disorder - OCD treatment and therapy from NOCD
OCD therapist Melanie Dideriksen, Licensed Therapist, LPC, CAADC, Licensed OCD Therapist

Melanie Dideriksen


Licensed Therapist, LPC, CAADC


As a therapist, I am all about collaborating with the people I work with. I'm not here to give advice or tell you what to do. I am here to help you find your own path and accompany you on that journey, using ERP techniques and psychoeducation. Some fun facts about me: I am a musician and come from a musical family. I play the flute, piano, and guitar and sing (the flute is my main instrument). I originally studied music education.

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From my personal experience with OCD, I know that ERP therapy works. As a therapist, I see the proof. People's lives are being changed, and that is exciting. I've seen results with my members in a short amount of time.

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Insurance Coverages

  • Humana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Michigan
  • Blue Care Network HMO - Michigan
  • Health Alliance Plan (HAP)
  • United Healthcare / Optum



What our members say about
Melanie Dideriksen


Aug 31, 2023

I 10/10 recommend NOCD to anyone struggling with ocd. I was diagnosed nearly 30 years ago and have been in and out of therapy during that time. Nothing has helped me like NOCD. My therapist is amazing 👏


Aug 07, 2023

She was easy to talk to and non-judgemental.


Jul 21, 2023

Melanie has quickly helped me understand what I’m dealing with and our plan forward. Very very helpful


Jun 26, 2023

I’ve recently seen quite a few therapists, none nearly as good as Melanie. I’m glad I’ve got her on my side


Apr 27, 2023

Sessions with Melanie have been great thus far, still a long journey of recovery and ERP ahead to get into but I value the first couple of sessions we’ve had and hopeful about the next steps.


Mar 03, 2023

Melanie really knows how to get me centered again. She doesn’t reassure me (of course) but I always somehow feel more.. centered and ready to take on my challenges after I speak with her.


Feb 17, 2023

I absolutely love Melanie. I actually feel genuinely comfortable telling her my fears and my truth. She’s kind, professional and I feel like I’ve known her forever. She certainly has a way of making me feel comfortable, seen and not judged.


Jan 20, 2023

My therapist is amazing!


Dec 19, 2022

Melanie is fantastic! She always knows what I’m feeling and has great ideas for exposures.


Dec 12, 2022

Melanie is awesome!!


Aug 17, 2022

Melanie is very empathetic and caring. I’m so happy that God brought her into my life to help beat this.


Aug 16, 2022

It’s safe to say that Melanie is the best OCD therapist I have ever worked with. She understands the OCD experience and it well-trained in ERP and ACT tools. Truly, I have made more progress with her in one month than I have with previous therapists. She is thoughtful of her clients and is easy to relate to. She’s seen it all, so there is no judgement with obsessions (a fear I had when finding a therapist). Melanie balances empathy with pushing you to confront your fears perfectly. I feel so lucky to work with her.


Aug 11, 2022

Shows a lot of concern. Understanding. Good listener. I feel comfortable talking with therapist


Jul 08, 2022

I am really happy that I found NOCD


May 25, 2022

Melanie takes the time to truly understand the issues going on with her patients. Her ability to identify with her patients in an uplifting way is very helpful.


Mar 25, 2022

Melanie is amazing! Already seeing progress I didn’t even know I was making! I can see the light!!!


Mar 18, 2022

Melanie is amazing! I’m scared but also excited to start my ERP therapy. I know she can help me thru this.


Mar 01, 2022

Thank you


Dec 07, 2021

I have felt really positive after every session.

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Languages spoken

  • English

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