Melinda M. Bailey, PhD
Licensed Psychologist


  • BA, Indiana University 1965
  • PhD, Indiana University 1972
  • National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology

Academic appointment

  • Clinical Consultant, UW-Madison Department of Psychology
  • Instructor, Edgewood College, Marriage and Family Therapy Graduate Program
  • Presenter, UW-Madison Department of Professional Development and Applied Studies

Scope of Practice

  • Individual, Couple, and Family Psychotherapy
  • Adult and Adolescent Assessment and Psychotherapy
  • Hypnosis Supervision and Consultation
  • Mental Health Consultation

Areas of Interest

  • Anxiety and mood disorders
  • Stress reduction
  • Trauma/PTSD
  • Health problems
  • Habit control
  • Brief treatment—open-ended treatment
  • Sport performance improvement

Therapeutic approaches

  • Interpersonal
  • Experiential
  • Cognitive Behavioral
  • Hypnosis
  • Supportive
  • Workshops teaching stress reduction available to mental health and human service professionals and agencies

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