Clinical Psychologist

Dr Melissa Keogh, Clinical Psychologist, B.A(Hons), D.Psych (Clinical). M.A.P.S.

 

Melissa KeoghI’m a highly qualified and experienced clinical psychologist with a warm, kind, and empathic therapeutic style.

I am registered with AHPRA and am a member of The Clinical College of The Australian Psychological Society. I work with children (5-12yrs), adolescents (12-17yrs) and adults
(18 yrs and over) across a variety of presentations.

In particular, I have a strong interest in the assessment and treatment of anxiety disorders such as generalised anxiety, panic disorder, PTSD, social anxiety, separation anxiety and
OCD.

My other areas of expertise include the mood disorders such as depression, as well as the eating disorders including bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder and EDNOS.

I also have a strong interest in the gut-brain connection, sleep disturbance, interpersonal issues, grief & loss, assertiveness training and self esteem development.

I am passionate about helping clients achieve their goals and draw upon my skills in a range of evidence based treatments such Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Acceptance & Commitment Therapy including Mindfulness, Interpersonal Psychotherapy, Schema Therapy and Motivational Interviewing in order to do so.

In addition to my clinical work I am also a WRITER/COLUMNIST for KIDSPOT.com.au, Australia’s number one parenting website, and media commentator.

I have had the pleasure of appearing on a variety of programs such as The Project, Sunrise, Today Extra, Studio 10,
The Morning Show, The Daily Edition, 3AW, 774, & 2UE and in Cosmopolitan, CLEO, The Australian Women’s Weekly,
The Age, Body & Soul, news.com.au.

Please do get in touch should you have any queries – I look forward to hearing from you!

Rebates:

A Medicare rebate of $124.50 applies per session where a Mental Health Care Plan has been developed
(by a GP, Paediatrician or Psychiatrist)

Private Health Insurance rebates may apply depending on coverage.

To make an appointment contact Melissa on:

03 8080 2943

info@drmelissakeogh.com.au

www.drmelissakeogh.com.au