Experienced in infertility and pregnancy-related concerns, Dr Oxlad genuinely cares about helping you to achieve your goal of becoming a parent. She offers a continuum of care from the initial diagnosis of infertility difficulties to assisting throughout pregnancy, childbirth and early parenting.
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Dr Oxlad was the founding counsellor with City Fertility Centre Adelaide. She has a Bachelor of Arts (University of Adelaide, 1995), First-Class Honours in Psychology (University of South Australia, 1996), a Master of Clinical and Health Psychology (University of Adelaide, 1998), a PhD (Flinders University, 2005) and a Diploma in Clinical Hypnosis (Australian Society of Hypnosis, 2009).
Dr Oxlad is a member of the Australian and New Zealand Infertility Counsellors Association, the Australian Psychological Society’s Colleges of Clinical and Health Psychology, and the Australian Society of Hypnosis.
She has been a registered psychologist since 2000 and has helped individuals and families in government, non-profit and private practice services. She has extensive experience in mental health, and health settings including gastroenterology, cancer and infertility.
Dr Oxlad is a visiting research fellow at the University of Adelaide, and her health psychology research has been published in journals and presented at national and international conferences. She also has undertaken a number of tertiary teaching roles and supervision of other psychologists.
She looks forward to helping you on your fertility journey.
For more information on Dr Oxlad, please visit her website: www.melissaoxlad.com.au.
Level 2, 29 King William Street,
Adelaide SA 5000
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