Senior Counsellor /
Play Therapy Practitioner
Registered Clinical Counsellor (SAC)
Certified Therapeutic Play Practitioner(PTUK / PTI)
Master of Social Science in Professional Counselling
(Swinburne University, Australia)
Diploma in Supervision Practitioner
Mellissa has more than ten years of experience serving children and families with a broad spectrum of issues in a social service organisation. Her wide range of experience includes counselling couples for marital counselling, divorce and post-divorce. She also provides counselling for children and adults survivors of family violence, including facilitating the reintegration between children survivors of family violence with their caregivers.
Mellissa’s passion is to influence and make a difference in the life of individuals and families. She made a career switch from human resource practitioners to counselling after being in the corporate sector for more than twenty years.
Mellissa’s therapeutic style is strength-based, integrating CBT, emotion-focused therapy, and play therapy to help her clients connect with their deeper selves. She loves working with children and is a certified therapeutic play practitioner with Play Therapy UK / Play Therapy International.
Mellissa holds that life is beautiful, meaningful and hopeful, which leads to her fascination with colours and fashion. People who knew Mellissa described her as bubbly and fun). In her free time, Mellissa loves to listen to bollywood music and meet friends over a good cup of brew coffee.
CBT, Emotion-Focused Therapy, Play Therapy, Sandplay Therapy
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Weekend
Consultation Fee: Please refer to https://www.restoringpeace.com.sg/fees
Language: English, Tamil, Malay