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Melinda Frederick


80 Alliance Drive
Whiteville, NC 28472


Melinda Frederick is the Chief Executive Officer at Community Innovations Inc. and has worked for the organization for over a decade.

With over 27 years in the behavioral health field in Florida and North Carolina, Melinda, a National Board Certified counselor and NC LPC has provided therapy and assessment for people of all ages in all types of settings, and served as a leader, clinician, and supervisor for other behavioral health professionals, as well as a clinical trainer and training director. For the past five years, Melinda has focused on provision of IDD services as quality management director for CI. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and a Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology, both from the University of Central Florida in Orlando, Florida. 

Melinda strives to develop innovative methods to help care providers increase their effectiveness and exceed standards of care and service. A passionate, versatile, and experienced professional, Melinda continues to embrace the challenges of meeting the needs of people in the fast-changing environment of the 21st century.

Melissa Bryant, QP

Division Director/ Innovations Services

80 Alliance Drive
Whiteville, NC 28472

910-642-8039 (fax)

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Julia Johnson, QP

Division Director/ Periodic Services

790 Cardinal Road
New Bern NC 28562

252-636-1033 (fax)

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