Welcome to Pathwise Counseling
Skills Center, PLLC

Mental Health Counseling

Clinical Supervision

Relapse Prevention Group Therapy

About Pathwise

The Pathwise Mission...


Pathwise Counseling & Skills Center embraces life's many paths bringing empathy, guidance and expertise to improve connection, hopefulness and wellbeing.

All of Pathwise Counseling's services are delivered under a framework of being Strength-Based, Trauma-Informed, Culturally Sensitive and Client-Centered.


Pathwise Counseling & Skills Center offers high quality outpatient level mental health counseling services and clinical supervision services for new professionals.


Serving the Northern Metro & Rural Regions of Colorado.


Pathwise Counseling serves the Northern Metro and Rural regions of Colorado and surrounding areas, providing an office setting in Northglenn and in-home counseling services to clients determined on an individual basis. 


Individual Counseling $120 per session

Family/Couples Counseling $120 per session

Initial Intake Sessions:  

Individual $135         Family $135      

Clinical Supervision for New Professionals 

$100 per individual session

Cash, check, credit card, and Apple Pay.  Colorado Medicaid accepted.

Pathwise Counseling is an out-of-network provider for all other insurance and is happy to assist in your insurance reimbursement for services.  Most insurance companies reimburse for at least a portion of the cost for mental health services.

Let Pathwise Counseling help you to find your best self.


Pathwise Counseling provides Mental Health counseling services which improve the lives of children, adolescents, adults and families.  Individual, couples and family therapy services are tailored to meet your needs. 

Counseling specializing in stress management, substance use, depression & mood dysregulation, trauma, behavioral issues, relationships and family conflict.  

Pathwise Counseling serves male and female clients ages 10+ with a specialized focus in treating adolescents.

Therapist with over 26 years experience.



April 24 - July 10, 2019

Relapse Prevention Therapy Group

Join us in Northglenn, CO for a 12 week skills-based therapeutic group for adults in recovery.  This group will provide skills-based education and an opportunity to process through your personal experience with substances using evidence-based approaches.  This group aims to provide participants with tools to maintain their personal definition of sobriety.  

Appropriate candidates for this group are adults, aged 18+, with current or historical struggles with substance use and who would like to learn new behaviors and supports to manage their risks of relapse and maintain a clear lifestyle and who have an investment in their desire to examine their relationship with substance use and improve their ability to manage underlying causes..  

Cost is $30 per session.  Some insurance accepted; call for details.

Facilitated by two licensed clinicians

This group is facilitated by Melissa Jennings, LPC, LAC, MAC and Robert Sorrentino, LPC, LAC, LMFT.  To reserve your space contact Melissa or Robert directly:

Melissa: 720-355-4082 or email Melissa.fountain@pathwisecounseling.org

Robert:  720-930-6475 or email Roberts@sensiblechoicescounseling.com    

Convenient Northglenn location

10465 Melody Drive, Suite 215, Northglenn, CO  80234

Located just west off I-25 and just north of 104th Ave.

Come join Pathwise Counseling & Sensible Choices Counseling!

*Learn skills for distress tolerance

*Identify warning signs and triggers for substance use

*Develop a personal Relapse Prevention plan

*Engage with other adults with similar experiences

*Increase self-care and balance in your life

*Develop healthy mental health skills

Reserve your spot now

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Pathwise Counseling Staff


Melissa Fountain Jennings, MA, MCJ, LPC, LAC, MAC, CMIT

I have worked in the mental health field for 26 years for a non-profit mental health agency prior to starting private practice in 2017 under the name of Pathwise Counseling & Skills Center.  I have extensive experience working with adolescents and families.  My experience includes addressing such issues as depression, anxiety, trauma, substance use, conduct and oppositional behaviors, school performance, family and peer relationships, self-harming behaviors, suicidality and self-esteem.  My experience also includes working with adults addressing relationships, substance use, parenting, depression, anxiety and communication skills.  

My approach with all clients is within a framework lens of being Client-Centered, Strength-Based, Culturally Sensitive and Trauma-Informed.  Therapeutic approaches are evidenced-based and include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Reality-Choice Therapy, and Family Systems Therapy.  Experiental interventions such as Art, Play and Relaxation techniques are also used.

I have also served the community in the role of Clinical Supervisor for new counselor professionals since 2005.  Supervision services are currently available for those who have a Master Degree confirmed and are pursuing a Licensed Professional Counselor credential, as well as for those candidates pursuing CAC or Licensed Addictions Counselor credentials within the state of Colorado.    

I graduated from the University of Colorado, Denver in 2003 with a Master of Arts degree in Counseling Psychology & Counselor Education and have maintained licensure in Colorado as a Licensed Professional Counselor since 2005 and as a Licensed Addictions Counselor since 2017.  I am nationally recognized as a Master Addiction Counselor since 2018.  I also earned a Master of Criminal Justice degree in 1998 from the University of Colorado, Denver and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology in 1991 from the University of Colorado, Boulder.  I am a Certified Motivational Interviewing Therapist and a Certified Addiction Professional.  I am a member of the Colorado Counseling Association, American Counseling Association, International Association of Trauma Professionals, NAADAC The Association for Addiction Professionals and Colorado Association of Addiction Professionals.

In my personal time, I enjoy traveling around Colorado's vast beauty, fishing, gardening, art, spending time with my beloved husband, family & friends and cozying up with my four cats & a good book. 

Contact Pathwise Counseling

Drop us a line!

By apppointment only. Schedule now!

Start your journey!

(720) 355-4082

10465 Melody Drive, Suite 215, Northglenn, Colorado 80234, United States



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