Missy Irvin is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, speaker, and advocate for healthy marriages. She founded the Marriage Center of Indiana, a private practice specializing in marriage counseling and trauma.
As a licensed therapist, Missy is passionate about helping people and giving them tools for a healthy marriage and supportive parenting. She enjoys every step of the process of helping individuals and couples achieve a peaceful and fulfilling life. It’s her goal to provide compassion, safety and direction for people who feel overwhelmed by life circumstances or have been hurt by others and need to find help, hope and healing. Missy is a woman of faith, and incorporates Christian doctrine into her sessions if desired by her clients. Missy has specialized training in Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) developed by Dr. Susan Johnson, the Gottman Method, Prep, Prepare Enrich, Peace Makers ministries and she is certified in Brainspotting.
Missy is also an active member of:
- The Indiana Association of Marriage and Family Therapy (IAMFT)
- The American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (AAMFT)
- American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC)
- The International Center for Excellence in Emotionally Focused Therapy (ICEEFT)
This involvement helps Missy learn the most modern practices, which she brings back to Hopeful Tomorrows and her counseling practice.
Missy has been married to Derek since 1995. Derek and Missy live in Noblesville, IN, and have three children and one grandchild. Missy enjoys reading historical fiction novels, shopping, hanging out with friends, date nights with Derek, going out to eat, movies and, especially, spending time with family.