BA (Psychology), M.Ed (Child & Family Psychology)
Department: Clinical Psychologist
“All children have within them the potential to be great kids. It’s our job to create a great world where this potential can flourish.” – Stanley Greenspan, MD
Would you like to improve the quality of your child or teen’s life, your family’s functioning, or your confidence in parenting? A clinical psychologist can identify mental health concerns or areas of difficulty and use evidence-based strategies to help you to reach your goals.
Melissa Presnall is a Clinical Psychologist with over 13 years of experience working with children, adolescents and their families, and adult clients. She has worked in a wide range of settings, including educational, public mental health, and private practices across both New Zealand and Australia. With her extensive and varied experience, Melissa has expertise in a wide range of assessments and therapeutic strategies. She has a warm and empathic approach to working with young people and their families and respects and encourages each person’s strengths as she works with them to reach their goals.