Dr Melissa Connell

Dr Melissa ConnellMelissa is a Doctor of Clinical Psychology and also has a PhD. She has advanced training in the assessment, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of a wide range of emotional, behavioural and relational issues. She has been working in the field of mental health for ten years and has worked in a variety of mental health settings. She also works as a Research Fellow at the University of Queensland in the area of early intervention in youth mental health and has a particular interest in working with young people with mental health problems such as psychosis, bipolar disorder, and drug dependence and abuse.

Registrations, qualifications and affiliations

  • Registered Psychologist (endorsement in Clinical Psychology) with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency
  • Registered with Medicare for rebates under Better Access to Mental Healthcare Initiative
  • AHPRA Board Approved Supervisor of Provisional Psychologists and Clinical Psychology Registrar Program
  • Doctor of Clinical Psychology
  • Member of Australian Psychological Society
  • Member of APS College of Clinical Psychologists
  • Member of Australian Clinical Psychology Association
  • Chair, International Society for Psychological and Social Approaches to Psychosis, Australia
  • National Convener of APS Psychosis and Psychology Interest Group