Dr. Melanie Dean

Board Member

Melanie Dean, Ph.D., a licensed psychologist, has a background in science and business. She founded, grew, and sold a successful publishing business and patented a patient-physician communication system for chronic disorders. She is the author of the book The Hidden Power of Emotions: How to Activate Your Energy Field and Transform Your Life, which describes the science of how focused feelings are physical waves of energy that can be directed to attract what you want most in life. In addition to her education and research in science and psychology, she has been dedicated to the study of spirituality and has learned directly from the Dalai Lama. She has been active in Unity for many years and served her local congregation as board chair and member of the board. She lives in Kansas City, Missouri, with her husband, kids, horses, and dog.