Melanie is the Executive Director of Stepping Stone Clubhouse. She has been with Stepping Stone since 1996 and is passionate about engagement of people with mental health issues in service delivery. Melanie has an interest in system reform and ensuring change at a systemic level. Melanie is a registered psychologist and has a Bachelor of Behavioural Science (Honours) in Psychology.
Through involvement in Clubhouse International, Melanie has conducted accreditation visits to Clubhouses predominately in the USA and Asia. In addition, as Stepping Stone is an International Training base, she has provided Clubhouse training to Clubhouses from Australia, New Zealand, Asia, USA, UK and Europe. Being connected to an international movement allows for a thorough understanding of global mental health trends.