Psychitecture Design Intervention

Whether you are moving in with your partner for the first time and are negotiating your design preferences, your mother-in-law is moving in to your current family home, have a child with ADHD, or you are wanting to maximize your love life, creative life, and actualize your potential a Psychitect can not only ease these transitions but design to treat!

Design and Environmental Psychological Treatment and Intervention for individuals, Couples, and families and Consultation with their design team including interior designers, architects and realtors.

As a trained psychotherapist specializing in trauma recovery doing couples and family therapy with academic design background I am uniquely poised to not only prescribe design treatments but mediate relationships to achieve intentional spaces of wellness while building harmonious relationships.

DESIGN PRESCRIPTIONS and INTERVENTION TO enhance creativity, reduce stress and strengthen relationships

Enliven Spaces of Well-Being and Harmonious Relationships:

Examples can be found in updating interiors including layout, paint color, window treatments, furniture, objet d’art, art, plants and texture of sound, lighting, and materials  based upon neuroscience, sensory integration, biophilia and color theory to enhance mood, strengthen relationships and improve well-being.

Trauma-Informed Design

Rachel’s expertise in trauma recovery can further update interiors to heal trauma and prescribe sensory design treatments for specific mood and anxiety disorders, PTSD, neurodiversity and developmental transitions of new couple cohabiting, divorce and inter-generational living situations.

HOME:

Work / Home Hybrid Space:

We  further specialize in the work/home space to promote a healthy, productive  and harmonious working environment in design and in relationships in our new normal work world.

AND MORE: We can further consult on design projects to achieve the optimal psychological effects for your business or project goals

• THE ARTS
• EDUCATION
• HEALTH / WELLNESS / SPAS
• HOTELS
• RESTAURANTS

Consulting:

Based on the 4 Step Process interview/assessment you will receive a customized thorough psychological design layout with detailed design prescriptions to meet and maximize your treatment needs and goals.

With our specialization in conflict resolution and communication skills we are suited to work with your team of choice as well source vendors.

4 Step Process Includes:
• Assessment/Interview
• Treatment/Design Prescription
• Intervention/Collaboration
• Maintenance

Art Consultation

We offer consultation and mediation services with your design team at any point in the home design, buying and remodeling process. 

Rachel’s experience in building art collections and curating art spaces and exhibitions gives her the unique vantage point to source and stage art for both higher psychological and financial interests with enduring value.

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Bookings are by the hour virtually or on site, packages available. Please inquire within for pricing

Relationship Coaching

Working with couples, families, and systems in the process finding real Based on the 4- Step Process, we provide individual, couples and family support coaching to reduce stress and conflict and enhance communication to further ensure the design process moves along harmoniously.

Project Management

Working with couples, families, and systems in the process finding real estate, a remodel or realizing an architectural plan, Rachel Melvald and associates can mediate and design challenges from project management, mediation, and counseling to the actual design.

Project Concierge

Working with couples, families, and systems in the process finding real estate, a remodel or realizing an architectural plan, Rachel Melvald and associates can mediate and design challenges from project management, mediation, and counseling to the actual design.

Project Consulting includes:

– Project Planning
– Mediation and Counseling
– Design Concierge
–Interior Design
– Architectural Research
– Sourcing Contractors, Painters, and Other Vendors

Challenge + Intervention = Solutions