Clinical psychologists treat people with relatively serious kinds of psychological distress, like depression or anxiety disorders. They hold Master’s Degrees in Clinical Psychology and are registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa.
I am a registered Clinical Psychologist and Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist in private practice in Morningside, Sandton. I have worked in this capacity since October 2004.
I am also a full time lecturer and supervisor on the BPsych and MPsych professional training programmes at Midrand Graduate Institute (MGI). Previously I was a full time lecturer in the Wits Psychology Department, where I taught undergraduate and postgraduate classes, supervised postgraduate research and taught and supervised on the MA Clinical Psychology Programme. Prior to that I worked as the consultant psychologist on the eating disorder and adolescent ward at Tara Psychiatric Hospital.
I am a member of the South African Psychoanalysis Initiative (SAPI) and the South African Psychoanalytic Confederation (SAPC).
Since 2008 I have also run a successful medico-legal practice. I undertake medico-legal assessments for MVA, personal injury and medical negligence claims.
HPCSA Number: PS0084026
Practice Number: 0167924