Psychologist – Niddrie and Tullamarine
Melissa is a registered psychologist with a Master of Clinical Psychology and is a member of the Australian Psychological Society. She has worked with individuals of all ages within private practice, schools, and community agencies.
Melissa aims to tailor sessions to her clients’ preferences, values, and strengths, and uses shared insight and practical strategies to help clients reach their goals. She draws upon a range of evidence-based treatments including cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT), acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT), schema therapy, and psychodynamic psychotherapy. She is an empathic and dedicated clinician who aims to provide a safe, non-judgemental, respectful space in which to explore difficult emotions and create meaningful change.
She currently works with adolescents and adults using a warm and collaborative approach to address issues such as:
- Eating disorders and body image
- Stress management
- Family and relationship difficulties
- Trauma and abuse
- Personality disorders
Melissa works with clients under various Medicare schemes, TAC, WorkSafe, Comcare and other third party funding bodies. Private health insurance rebates may also be available to you.
Melissa is available at our Niddrie and Tullamarine offices, including after-hours and weekends.