Dr. Kathy Melman, PHD

Dr. Kathy Melman, PHD

Clinical Psychology  ·  
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Dr. Kathy Melman, PHD is a clinical psychologist in Tukwila, WA. She specializes in clinical psychology.

16040 Christensen Rd Ste 217

Tukwila, WA 98188

Contact Information

(206) 244-9959

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield

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1  Specialties

  • Clinical Psychology

0  Board Certifications

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Background Check

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Education

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Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Melman's Reviews

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5 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Melman's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

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  • Time well spent

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Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness

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  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Kathy Melman kept forcing me into her narrow-minded CBT approach without discussing or even considering seriously my concerns as I suffer from both a medical condition and social anxiety. She refused to contact my physician in the 8 weeks that I met with her. I decided to find a more considerate...more
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I went to her for help with my anxiety and PTSD, had sessions for over 2 months with uninformative and uncaring "instructions" to just write my thoughts down daily. She made no effort to learn about my issue with multiple medication (I told her my psychiatrist kept adjusting and switching my meds...more
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I was looking for a therapist for my young daughter's anxiety but this lady is clearly incompetent in treating children as humans in a holistic approach. My daughter was just a patient case to her, and Kathy was giving us tasks and homework like journaling (as in the Cognitive Behavioral approach)...more
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Offers minimal consultation, no individualized treatment, just follows the CBT manual, and provides general suggestions (keep a journal of your actions & thoughts every time X happens). No clinical skills, and little insight into patient's individual case which is critical when treating children.
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