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Southern Illinois University School of Medicine Family and Community Medicine - Behavioral and Social Sciences, Stacy Melton


Behavioral and Social Sciences Faculty

Stacy MeltonStacy Meltony, MSW, LCSW
SIU HealthCare – SIU Center for Family Medicine - Quincy Residency Program

Degree: MSW - St. Louis University
  • Interests
  • Presentations

Clinical Interests:

  • Children and Family issues
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Anxiety and Depression
  • ADHD
  • Social Skill building
  • Post Partum Depression
  • Mental Health Issues in the primary care population
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Childhood/Adult Disorders
  • Couples counseling
  • Self-esteem issues
  • Integration
  • Implementing groups for children and adults
  • Chronic pain
  • Early intervention specialist (certified)
  • CAST (Coping and Support Training)
  • Autism

Teaching Interests:

  • Positive Psychology
  • Bullying
  • Stress Management
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Parenting
  • Psychology classes
  • Family Community Medicine
  • Teenage development
  • Mental health diagnostic criteria
  • Chronic pain group curriculum (to physicians)

Research Interests:

  • Measuring effectiveness of group therapy
  • Promoting integration in the primary care setting
  • Kewney R, Longlett S, Melton S, O’Rourke J, Jenkins W, and Miller T. Peds Care: Integrating Children’s Behavioral Health in the Medical Home and Changing the Practice Culture—Impact on Patients and Physicians. Poster presentation at: 39th North American Primary Care Research Group Annual Meeting. Banff, Alberta, Canada. November 2011.


The mission of the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine is to assist the people of central and southern Illinois in meeting their health care needs through education, patient care, research, and service to the community.


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