Melissa Hunter, PhD

PsychologyMelissa Hunter, PhD
Munroe-Meyer Institute
985450 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-5450

Phone: 402-559-6408

Professional Summary

Melissa Hunter, PhD, is a licensed psychologist and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology at the Munroe-Meyer Institute (MMI) for Genetics and Rehabilitation at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. She received her doctorate in school psychology at the University of Southern Mississippi. She completed her internship at the Munroe-Meyer Institute and her post-doctoral fellowship at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center – Child Study Center. Dr. Hunter practiced as a licensed psychologist in Pennsylvania for 15 years, providing outpatient child psychological and behavioral health services and school-based consultation for children and adults with a wide range of presenting needs. She has also served as adjunct or teaching faculty at the University of Oklahoma and the University of Nebraska Omaha, and taught at Pennsylvania State University for 9 years, where she was an Associate Teaching Professor of Psychology. Currently, Dr. Hunter provides behavioral school-based consultation to the Madonna School, a private school for children and adults with developmental disabilities. In addition, she engages in clinical activities at the Munroe-Meyer Institute. In both settings, Dr. Hunter supervises pre-doctoral psychology interns, post-doctoral fellows, and undergraduate psychology students.


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