Melissa is a registered (General) psychologist.
Bachelor of Arts: Humanities and Social Sciences – Monash University
Post Graduate Diploma in Educational Psychology – Monash University.
Melissa has extensive experience working for a major public mental health service in Melbourne involving the case management of patients with complex psychiatric conditions and behavioural disturbances including: schizophrenia, anxiety, depression and bipolar disorder. Melissa has worked with individual job seekers in Job Services Australia (JSA), Vocational Rehabilitation Services (VRS) and Disability Employment Services (DES) to assist them to overcome Psychological barriers to gaining and maintaining employment.
Melissa has extensive experience in counselling clients with the following issues: depression, anxiety, self esteem issues, anger management, stress management and marriage and relationship issues.
Provide Services to
Adults and couples.
Areas of Expertise
- Adjustment Disorders
- Mood Disorders – Depression, Bipolar
- Anxiety – panic disorder, generalised anxiety, OCD, social phobia & PTSD
- Personality Disorders
- Eating Disorders
- Grief & Loss
- Pain Management
- Self Esteem Issues
- Sleep disorders
- Workplace stress, vocational support