Melanie Strang is a medical doctor (BscMBBS), counsellor (Dip Counselling), author and mum.She completed her medical degree at the University of NSW in Sydney. She has always had an interest in mental health and after completing her internship, worked in acute psychiatry and community psychiatry. Since becoming a mum she has become passionate about helping mums and dads prepare for parenthood on an emotional and psychological level. Her telephone counselling experience at the Post and Antenatal Depression Association (PANDA) gives her great insight at a grass roots level, to the emotional issues that new parents are dealing with.
She is passionate about helping parents prepare for parenthood on an emotional and psychological level.
She is the author of Mother Love: embracing the ups and downs of being a new parent.
Melanie has been running Well Mum Well Baby since 2011.
Melanie is a qualified counsellor who can see you either at your home or at MAMA in Caulfield. She has a special interest in parents who need some extra support as they transition into parenthood. She uses a combination of counselling techniques including cognitive behavioural therapy, person centred therapy and mindfulness.
Melanie will be practicing at MAMA Caulfield in March. Please contact her on 0412 667 520 to book an appointment