Provider type: Psychotherapist
Patient Age: Adult
Services Provided: Consultation, Clinical Evaluation, and Psychotherapy
Melissa Stone, Psy.D., is a licensed psychologist and health service provider.
Dr. Stone has experience providing psychotherapy to adolescents and adults. Her primary specialty areas focus on optimizing wellness and improving functioning related to eating and weight, anxiety management, coping with depression, and coping with chronic conditions such as chronic pain. Additionally, Dr. Stone specializes in perinatal and postpartum adjustment. Dr. Stone utilizes cognitive behavioral and mindfulness-based therapies (CBT and ACT) to improve clients’ ability to regulate their mood, behavior, and physiological reactions.
She earned her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology with a specialization in Health Psychology from Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology. Dr. Stone completed her predoctoral internship at the Bedford Veterans Hospital where she specialized in integrated Primary Care Psychology and health psychology. She completed her postdoctoral training at Massachusetts General Hospital and Boston PainCare with the chronic pain population.