Center for HOPE became established in 2012 in Woodward, OK as a private counseling practice with one therapist. For the next six years, Melinda S. Schuster, M.A., LPC provided individual, couples, and family counseling to Northwest Oklahoma.
After a brief period with a community mental health agency and relocating to Stillwater, OK; Melinda returned to private practice in 2020. Currently, we are growing to provide therapy focusing on anxiety, depression, trauma, domestic violence, sexual assault, suicidal ideation, perinatal/postpartum mental health, relationship/marriage conflict, and family dynamics. Center for HOPE has the ability to provide in-office therapy in Stillwater, OK and Woodward, OK; and teletherapy services in the state of Oklahoma.