Dr. Melancon currently serves as the Director of Clinical Training at The Bowen Center.
Having joined The Bowen Center in August, 2008, Dr. Melancon has worked as a therapist and supervisor in many settings. Dr. Melancon specializes in play therapy and conducting parenting risk evaluations for the Department of Children’s Services. She also provides clinical supervision of diagnosis and treatment planning.
She is a graduate of Wright State University’s School of Professional Psychology in Dayton, Ohio, earning a Doctor of Psychology Degree in September, 1997.
Dr. Melancon completed her Internship year at the VAMC in Houston, TX. As a post-doctoral resident she served assistant director, then as clinical operations coordinator of the Counseling Center at Wright State University. She has also worked at the Ohio Reformatory for Women, where she worked with an on-site unit for mothers with newborns. She has also served as clinical director of an Alternative Learning Center, clinical supervisor at an outpatient child clinic, and director of an ACT(Assertive Community Treatment Team.