Melody Owen Stiles, MSW, LCSW, LCAC

EMDR Certified Therapist

EMDR Consultant

EMDR Trainer

About Me

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in both California (LCSW # 104907) and Indiana(LCSW #34003930A). I am adjunct faculty at Indiana University School of Social Work Direct program in addition to being an EMDRIA Approved Consultant. I am living in California as of November 22, 2021 and continue doing online therapy for clients in both Indiana and California.

Education & Experience

Contracted Treating Clinician for the National Football League and National Basketball Association. Contracted Treatment Clinician for Indiana Department of Veterans Affairs for qualifying veterans and family members, Mitigator and expert witness in various forensic cases, former Adjunct Faculty for the Indiana University School of Social Work graduate program, Presentations for Indiana Bar Association, and the Indiana Probation Officers Association.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Indiana Chapter SMART Recovery, Professional Advisor Greater Indianapolis Chapter of the American Red Cross, Disaster Trained Volunteer Member of NASW, NAADAC, EMDRIA Central Indiana EMDR HAP TRN, Steering Committee, Volunteer

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Addictions
  • Alcohol/Substance Abuse
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Chronic Illness/Medical Issues
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Headaches/Migraines
  • Mood Disorders
  • Performance Enhancement
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Seniors


  • English


  • Aetna
  • Sliding Scale
  • UnitedHealth