Mellicent O’Brien Blythe has been on the clinical faculty of the School of Social Work since 2006. For 10 years, she provided training, publications, and technical assistance for state and county child welfare agencies as part of the School’s Family and Children’s Resource Program (FCRP). In 2016, she joined the North Carolina Child Treatment Program as an implementation specialist. She provides training and consultation to agency leaders on implementing and sustaining evidence-based treatments. Before coming to North Carolina, she worked in New York and Virginia in a variety of direct practice settings, including juvenile detention, pediatric AIDS and oncology, and early intervention.
Degrees and LicensesMSW, New York University
BA, University of Pennsylvania
Research and Professional InterestsImplementation Science