Facilitator: Melanie Gessell RPN
Melanie is a registered psychiatric nurse with 18 years experience in various streams of mental health nursing including inpatient acute care, crisis, youth corrections, community mental health and mental health counselling and consulting. In 2020, she opened the doors to her independent psychotherapy and mental health counselling and consulting practice. She is a Mental Health and Wellness Therapist and Consultant. She is pursing a graduate degree in the Masters of Psychiatric Nursing program at Brandon University with an interest in Recovery-Oriented practices.