Therapist Paul Melia
BA Hons MPhil

I joined Therapy in Manchester almost a decade ago.

Before then, I was an Art Historian for 20 years. I occupied increasingly senior positions within UK universities. For 10 years I also worked with artists David Hockney and Peter Greenaway – organising exhibitions and writing books about their work.

Paul Melia Psychotherapist
My training is in Transactional Analysis, Integrative Psychotherapy and the Psychoanalysis of Freud and Lacan.

I have two years experience as a mental health triagist for a leading healthcare provider, and have served on the editorial board of the Transactional Analysis Journal, a peer-reviewed journal focusing on Transactional Analysis psychotherapy.

I chair the North West Regional Psychotherapy Association (

I am a member of two professional bodies: The School of the Freudian Letter ( and the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (

You can contact me by
mobile: 07592 340 211

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