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.
Garth Newman is a clinical psychologist with years of experience working with children, adolescents and their families at the Child and Family Unit of Lentegeur Hospital. His work within the state psychiatric setting has provided exposure to a wide range of psychiatric and psychological disorders. With a special interest in working with children and families, Garth has undergone additional training in the family and systems theory, which enables him to work effectively with both families and couples (couple’s counselling). He also provides both short-term and long-term (in-depth) psychotherapy for adolescents and adults, as well as play therapy for younger children.
HPCSA Number: 0106151
Practice Number: 0372951