“Never let a stumble in the road be the end of your journey.”
Melissa Janse van Rensburg is a medical doctor specialising in psychiatry. Dr Melissa has a special interest in pregnancy and post-natal Psychiatry, anxiety disorders and dementia as well as a keen interest in women’s mental health and wellness, playing an integral part in the recovery and treatment process of patients managing mental health conditions alike.
Dr Melissa has participated in several media features, offering insight and extensive knowledge relating to various mental health conditions. Her opinion and expertise are held in high regard in the mental health field. Find more resources for support groups and more information about Dr Melissa, here.
- MBChB (UP)- Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from the University of Pretoria.
- MMedPsych (UP)- Masters of Medicine in Psychiatry from the University of Pretoria.
- FCPsych (SA)- Fellow of the Colleges of Psychiatry of South Africa.
Dr Melissa Janse van Rensburg :
Post Natal Psychiatry
Many women experience psychiatric difficulties during pregnancy. Dr Melissa assists patients through the management and treatment of postpartum-related conditions as well as similar symptoms experienced during pregnancy. Dr Melissa expands her interest into the general mental wellness of women.
Dr Melissa assists with treating patients and managing Mood anxiety orders. Anxiety Disorders like Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Panic Disorder, as well as Bipolar, are a few of the conditions that fall into this area of mental illness.
Conditions characterized by a decline in memory, language, problem-solving and other thinking skills that affect a person's ability to perform everyday activities.