Providing Individual, Family, and Play Therapy

Metis Counseling is an outpatient counseling practice, serving individuals from ages three through adulthood. Founded by licensed professional counselors Melissa Wright and Nicole Rich, Metis Counseling provides play therapy, individual therapy, and family therapy to Kansas City’s Northland and beyond.

Most of our counselors offer in office appointments and telehealth is also an option. Feel free to check in with your scheduled counselor if you are interested in doing telehealth and they will send you a link to login at the time of your appointment.

Look around to learn more about the services we provideschedule an appointment, or get contact information and directions.

Licensed Professional Counselors


Melissa Wright MA, LPC, RPT-S
Children and teens

Melissa Wright Expert Contributor
Verified by Psychology Today Registered Therapy Provider

Nicole Rich MA, LPC
Children, teens, and adults

Nicole Rich Registered Member
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Independent Contractors

The following Independent contractors provide counseling services at this location.

Wendy Barnes MA, LPC
Children, teens, adults, and couples

Wendy Barnes

Janet Buntain, LMSW
Teens and adults

Janet Buntain

Brittany Hursh, LCSW
Children, teens, and adults

Brittany Hursh

Sunny Lee MA, LPC
Children, teens, adults, and couples

Sunny Lee

Crystal Richardson MA, CIT
Children, teens, and adults