Melissa Daum graduated from MICA in 2006 with a BFA in Fibers. After working in various different theater costume shops, she went on to study Jungian psychology, receiving her MA in Counseling with an Emphasis in Depth Psychology from Pacifica Graduate Institute. Currently, she is in the process of working toward her LCPC license to practice as a psychotherapist. In 2011-2012 Melissa was an Adult Psychoanalytic Fellow at the Baltimore Washington Center for Psychoanalysis and is also a yoga instructor at Charm City Yoga. Melissa has a deep interest in the nature of the unconscious, and takes a psychological appraoch to all her courses at MICA.