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Melissa McLain

Melissa McLain, PhD, CEDS

Senior Director of Clinical Programming and Development

Dr. Melissa McLain is a licensed psychologist and a certified eating disorder specialist with extensive experience in the treatment of anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder, and compulsive over-exercise. She received her doctoral degree in counseling psychology from the University of Southern California and completed doctoral training at the University of California, Davis. Currently our Senior Director of Clinical Programming and Development, she served as a Clinical Director at Oliver-Pyatt Centers since our opening in 2008.

Dr. McLain is an active board member of the Miami-Dade NEDA committee, and a member of several other professional organizations. She has presented nationally on eating disorders, body image, food rules, and self-care at conferences by the National Eating Disorder Association, the Binge Eating Disorder Association, and the International Association for Eating Disorder Professionals. Her daily work is dedicated to providing and overseeing the successful treatment of women working towards recovery.

"Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart" – Confucius

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