Melissa Spinks

Provisional Psychologist

AHPRA no: PSY0002431061

Melissa completed a Bachelor of Psychological Science at the University of New England and  a Post Graduate Diploma (Advanced) in Psychology at Deakin University. Melissa is  undertaking her Provisional years at ECM to become a Registered Psychologist, and enjoys working with children, adolescents and families to improve and develop skills to improve their overall wellbeing.  

 

Melissa has experience in Mental Health Settings through her studies at University, her previous role as a Psychology Assistant at ECM, and her own Professional Development. Melissa is working to become skilled in administering academic, cognitive, and adaptive functioning assessments across the lifespan.

Melissa has completed further training in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy through the Beck Institute. She is an accredited Cool Kids/CHILLED out Facilitator for Macquarie University's evidence based Anxiety program and a certified facilitator of the Peaceful Kids program, a mindfulness program. Melissa is currently completing the Westmead Feelings Program facilitator training and is furthering her training in Perinatal and Infant mental health.