The information contained on this website including ideas, suggestions, techniques, videos, products and other materials is educational in nature, is provided only as general information, and is not medical or psychological advice. You understand there is a distinction between “coaching” as referenced on this website and the practice of medicine, psychology, or any other licensed health care practice. While Melissa Lipson holds a permanent license in Guidance and Counseling and a permanent Teaching license in both NYS and NYC, she is not a physician, psychologist, psychotherapist, or other licensed health care provider. Melissa Lipson does not diagnose, nor does she make any claim to “cure” or “treat” any physical or mental health conditions. None of the services provided by Melissa Lipson or the staff at Lipson Family Coaching are meant to replace any conventional medical or mental health treatment or therapies including prescription medication, counseling, and other conventional therapies. Results will vary and are completely dependent upon the level of commitment and effort of the client.