Areas Of Care
- Psychiatry and Mental Health
Dr. Meyer received her Ph.D. from Florida State University and her M.S. from Purdue University. She is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and an AAMFT Approved Supervisor, and has worked therapeutically with children, couples, and families since 2001. Her clinical experience has occurred in a variety of settings including residential, day treatment, and outpatient mental health as well as integrative behavioral health medical settings. Dr. Meyer is a Certified Family Life Educator (CFLE) and a PREP pre-marital educator. She is trained in Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) and specializes in working with children and adolescents with emotional and behavioral challenges.
Dr. Meyer’s current clinical focus is the integration of mental health services in primary care settings, in order to provide accessible and quality behavioral health services to underserved and rural populations. She is also interested in maternal child health interventions in order to address maternal mental health issues and improve parent child relationships. Dr. Meyer is a Clinical Fellow of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT) and a member of the National Council for Family Relations (NCFR) and the Collaborative Family Health Association (CFHA). Dr. Meyer is also the President for GAMFT (Georgia Association for Marriage and Family Therapy) and on the Board of Directors for Resilient Georgia, a non-profit which is focused on increasing family resilience and reducing the impact of childhood adversity and trauma on children’s mental health.
In her free time Dr. Meyer enjoys reading, spending time outdoors, and relaxing with her family and many pets. She is originally from the metro Atlanta area, but has lived in Athens (GA), Chicago (IL), and Tallahassee (FL).
Dr. Meyer is the Associate Program Director of the Mercer University School of Medicine’s Master of Family Therapy Program in Macon, Georgia. She has a dual role in the Medical School as an Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and an Associate Professor of Pediatrics.