Dr. Barbara Melamed, PHD

Dr. Barbara Melamed, PHD

Clinical Psychology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 75
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Dr. Barbara Melamed, PHD is a clinical psychologist in Honolulu, HI. She graduated from John a Burns Sch Med U Hawaii and specializes in clinical psychology, behavioral sleep medicine, and more.Read her story

600 Queen St Ste C2

Honolulu, HI 96813

Contact Information

(808) 737-7420

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hawaii Medical Service Association (HMSA)
  • Health Net
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Melamed's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Melamed "Behaviors can be provoked by stressors, chronic pain, and illness. At Behavior Medicine Associates, I focus on teaching coping skills to adults and children that can be applied to manage stress, pain, and illnesses. I also provide psychological treatment for depression, anxiety, and trauma memories. I specialize in treating these stressful problems through using a variety of behavioral modification techniques, biofeedback, imagery therapies, and hypnotherapy.Another important stressor is work-related conflicts. In my conflict resolution therapy, I use my expertise in psychology and skills in mediation to help you through the conflict resolution process. Self exploration, coping skills, and communication skills are a few of the aspects of successful conflict resolution learned here at Behavior Medicine Associates.I believe that family relationships are sacred and deserve every chance to survive. As a marriage and family therapist I work to resolve issues that make all in your Ohana feel safe and cared about even if separation occurs...you are still co-parents who love your kids. I work with soldiers and veterans to help you and your family re-integrate, especially if deployments and homesteads have been subjected to changes. If you want to know more check my website...or meet me in person. google: healthpsychologyhonolulu Mahalo for thinking about me...you will do most of the work...my belief is that I empower my clients to use their own strengths to cope with issues. So you carry home your own tools when our joint work is completed. I love to hear about your successes even when we have terminated the formal therapeutic interventions. Barbara Melamed, Ph.D. ABPP Cell (914) 393-6132"
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Melamed "Optimum health for my clients is the number one priority at Behavior Medicine Associates in Honolulu, HI. Through behavior modification treatments, learned coping and communication skills, mediation and conflict resolution, daily stressors can be managed. 

At Behavior Medicine Associates in Honolulu, HI, my practice is in health psychology. This is the practice of helping clients understand how behavior affects health and finding ways to change harmful behaviors into healthy ones. As a licensed health psychologist, my work is strongly linked to clinical psychology, which, simply put, is the relation between health and psychologically-based stress, manifested in anxiety, depression, and trauma memories."

5  Specialties

  • Clinical Psychology
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Behavioral Sleep Medicine
  • Health Psychology
  • Psychological Trauma

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Melamed does not have any board certifications listed.

9  Conditions Treated

15  Procedures

  • Behavior Modification
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Couples Therapy
  • Family Counseling
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Individual Therapy
  • Marital Counseling
  • Marital Therapy
  • Mindfulness Meditation
  • Pain Management
  • Psychological Testing
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Relaxation Therapy
  • Stress Management

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Hawaii.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Wisconsin/Madison , Ph.D. 1969
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • John a Burns Sch Med U Hawaii
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Brecksville Veterans Administration Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Attention Deficit Disorder, Hypnotherapy,
    Other Education | Completed 1999
  • Biofeedback Certified
    Other Education | Completed
  • Board Certified In Clinical Health Psychology By Amer. Assoc. Of Professional Psychology
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Melamed has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Melamed has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Melamed's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Melamed to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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Dr. Melamed's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
Dr. Melamed Says:
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I don't ask my clients to write satisfaction reports online.  I believe in privilege of confidentiality.  I am glad to hear from you in person when you are successful and feel that our work together helped you find your way!  Mahalo

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Patient Comments (1)

Dr Melamed is a wonderful psychologist. She has helped me through many issues. She takes many different approaches depending on what you are comfortable with. She is easy to talk to, understanding, open minded, and has a great sense of humor. If you are looking at this review to gauge whether you...more
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