Counselling psychologists treat people dealing with normal life challenges, such as the loss of a job or divorce. They hold Master’s Degrees in Counselling Psychology and are registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa.
Joanne Burns has experience in treating individuals with a range of therapy Issues including Depression, Anxiety, Addiction and Adjustment Disorders. Joanne has a special interest in Eating Disorders after gaining extensive experience working at an Eating Disorder Clinic. Joanne now specializes in the Outpatient Treatment of individuals with Eating Disorders.
Joanne's theoretical orientation is Psycho-dynamic, however she remains technically eclectic in that skills development is a large part of her insight oriented approach. Therapy is a space which assists the individual to gain insight and awareness into their emotional, relational and behavioural struggles, as well as learn new skills and tools in managing life more effectively.
HPCSA Number: PS 0114847
Practice Number: 0507938