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Meet our Clinical Psychologist

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Hide and Speech is thrilled to offer psychology services with clinical psychologist, Dr Melinda Millar. As a clinical Child, Adolescent and Family Psychologist with over 20 years of experience, Melinda is passionate about helping young people and their families achive better emotional and mental health. In her clinical work, Melinda draws on a range of treatment modalities including cognitive-behavioural therapy, interpersonal therapy, mindfullness and psycho-education with individuals, families and groups.

Melinda provides psychological services for children, adolescents and their families for a wide range of issues including:

  • Anxiety and phobias

  • Depression

  • Low self esteem

  • School refusal

  • Social difficulties

  • Behavioural problems

  • Self harm

  • Grief and loss

  • Adjustment to parental separation and divorce

  • Eating difficulties

  • Sleep disorders

  • Anger management problems

Melinda completed her doctoral thesis in the area of school refusal and has worked successfully with many school-refusing children and their families. She has an extensive background in community, educational and private mental health settings.


If you wish to make a new appointment with Melinda, please contact the clinic. 

Online bookings are accepted for existing clients. 

Please click on the link below

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