Meagan Marcum, Psy.D.
Dr. Meagan Marcum joined the practice in 2008, first as an advanced graduate student and later as she completed her pre-doctoral internship and post-doctoral fellowship with us. Dr. Marcum, who has a special interest in working with older children and teenagers, has extensive experience with those that have severe emotional and behavioral disorders. Additionally, she has worked at length with children and teenagers that have been diagnosed with AD/HD, oppositional defiant disorder, posttraumatic stress disorder, reactive attachment disorder, mood disorders, and anxiety disorders, as well as with those that engage in self-harming behavior.
Before joining our practice, Dr. Marcum worked in a variety of settings, including several children’s psychiatric and residential treatment facilities as well as a university counseling center. She also provided school-based treatment to children while working with the Archdiocese of Louisville.
Dr. Marcum earned her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from Spalding University in 2010. Prior to that, she received a Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology from Morehead State University in 2006 and a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Centre College in 2004. Dr. Marcum’s experience has focused on the treatment of children, adolescents, and families with a variety of emotional, behavioral, and developmental difficulties. Her dissertation research investigated the role of past parental trauma and its effects on child attachment and child functioning.