Melanie sees patients at our brand-new West Plano Medical Village location. It’s less than a minute away from Legacy Medical Village, where she previously saw patients.
Melanie Hoffman is a counselor who brings more than 10 years of experience to Village Health Partners. She is passionate about helping patients maintain quality of life and preserving their rights to protect personal choices.
Melanie Hoffman is passionate about helping clients achieve and maintain optimal mental health that brings true quality of life to everyday life. Melanie works with clients through a variety of issues that impact daily life such as chronic and terminal illnesses, mood disorders, life transitions, trauma, and broken relationships. She enjoys seeing clients develop new coping skills, overcome challenges of negative experiences and equipping clients for future success. She encourages clients to vocalize genuine emotions and find individualized approaches to positive mental health results.
Melanie recommends patients focus on sleep and rest (both necessary to maintain emotional and psychological health), a healthy diet and keeping up with regular screenings to avoid unnecessary negative impacts on health and finances
How Melanie practices whole-person wellness
Melanie lives in Dallas and enjoys watching movies, and attending concerts including a special regular, Jimmy Buffet. Her favorite vacation spots include St. Augustine Beach, Florida where her brother lives, and exploring other beaches during special mother-daughter trips. She also currently volunteers with Faith Presbyterian Hospice.
Bachelor of Music Education, Texas Christian University
Master of Social Work, Direct Practice, University of Texas – Arlington
"New patient, Dr. Shane was great answered my questions in my physical and I felt he listened and proactively catered my testing/physical to my needs. "
"Overall, a great experience. Everyone is friendly, caring and attentive."
"Dr. Michael Yao carefully went through my bloodwork with me. He gave me healthy ideas to add to my daily lifestyle. Thanks so much."
"She listened to me, was patient and made some suggestions to me. "
"This lady is awesome!! VHP is lucky to have her!!! I appreciate everything she has done for me. Thank you."
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