Guest Profile

Dr. Melanie Barton

Melanie Barton is the talk show host of The Dr. Melanie Show, an international Internet program about health, wellness, and spirituality. It airs live on Thursdays at 1pm EST at:, but can be downloaded at any time.

She has a Master's degree in Social Work and a Doctorate in Pastoral Counseling. Dr. Barton is a holistic psychotherapist, an ordained Christian Church Disciples of Christ minister, and author of the book The ABC's of Children's Sermons Based on The Revised Common Lectionary Passages. She has published poetry, a magazine article "Who gets the Church when Couples Divorce," on-line articles about eating disorders, and about closing a therapy practice abruptly due to a medical crisis.

She currently lives in Tallahassee Florida with her multigenerational family