800 570 1509

800 570 1509

Honor your past.
MAKE your future.

Dr. Melissa Briggs-Phillips

Clinical and Consulting Psychologist in Columbus, Ohio

Who and what?


20 years of experience put to use for YOU, YOUR FAMILY, YOUR EMPLOYEES

Dr. Melissa Briggs-Phillips is a clinical and consulting psychologist. After completing her Ph.D. in Psychology, she spent years leading projects in health care, community development and higher education.

She never stopped teaching and providing clinical care and in 2014 opened Next Generation Behavioral Health in Columbus, Ohio with a singular vision: to provide exceptional services to individuals, couples and companies. Her "hybrid" model of practice blends her own experiences managing people and projects with her training as a behavioral scientist and therapist. While her style is warm and open, she is focused on achieving outcomes that are meaningful for her clients. 

Call 800 570 1509 to schedule a FREE phone consultation for clinical or coaching services.


Some Insurance Plans Accepted for Clinical Services. Call for list and hourly rate.

Are you struggling with:



Family conflict

Toxic Work environment

Life transitions 


Do NOT give up hope. Great therapy can help!!

Dr. Melissa has 20 years of experience working with adult survivors of childhood sexual trauma. 

Another specialty area is working with individuals and families impacted by Multiple Sclerosis.


Corporate Services include Speaking, Training and Executive Coaching

Privacy and discretion are paramount to Next Generation Behavioral Health. 

Dr. Melissa Briggs-Phillips' office has a private exit. This is a rare level of service and is highly valued by clinical and corporate clients.

Some clients for speaking, training or coaching services include:


Bricker and Eckler, LLP


Ohio State University

Wexner Medical Center


Agudas Achim

Ohio Health

Limited Brands

Victoria's Secret



Steiner Real Estate

Fifth/Third Bank

Huntington Bank

Alliance Data

Women for Executive Leadership and Development (WELD, Ohio Chapter)

How do I begin?

2256 1/2 E Main St. Suite C Bexley, OH 43209

Entrance is to the right of the Drexel Theater

Parking is ample, on the street or in multiple surrounding lots.

Private email: drmelissa@behaveforward.com

Call to schedule a FREE phone consultation

Our Practice Manger, Jessica, will be in contact if you leave a voicemail.

800 570 1509

Currently only DAY appointments available for clinical services.

Evening engagements for corporate clients are scheduled as needed.