August 30, 2017

Melissa Burns

Melissa is a Registered Psychologist with experience in a wide range of settings.  In addition to her Psychology degree, she has completed a Diploma
in Education (School Psychology) and a Post Graduate certificate in Education and Developmental Psychology.  Melissa is qualified to deliver the
Positive Parenting Program (Teen) – both group and seminars.  Since 2000, Melissa has working in the injury management, education and disability
sectors, as well as providing counselling support for workers and their families in the mining, construction and resources industry.  Melissa has
training in CBT, ACT, Solution Focussed Brief Therapy and EMDR.  She has experience working with children, adolescents, families and couples, as well
as individuals to address issues such as Anxiety and Depression, AOD issues, Grief, Self-Harm, Stress and parenting concerns.  Melissa’s approach is
client-centred, with a focus on creating a collaborative partnership with her clients to achieve their goals and improve their overall psychological and emotional wellbeing.