Mel holds a Masters degree in Interprofessional Health and Social Care and is a UKCP Registered Psychotherapist and Clinical Supervisor, a Certified Transactional Analyst and a Provisional Teaching and Supervising Transactional Analyst. In her private practice Mel works with individual clients, couples, and has a special interest in how psychotherapy can support clients experiencing relationship and bereavement issues.
Originally trained as a Nurse Mel spent over 30 years working in the NHS, private healthcare, Mental Health Services and Hospice care as a Senior Director. As well as her management and leadership role Mel designed and delivered training to all members of the clinical team and support staff. She now combines her passion for psychotherapy with her clinical leadership experience to support students in their learning and self-development at Connexus.