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. After working in a university setting, Joanne joined an Inpatient Eating Disorder Team, where she gained extensive experience in treating individuals with Eating Disorders. 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 assists the individual to gain insight and awareness into their relational and behavioural struggles, however Joanne chooses to incorporate a myriad of tools in assisting individuals to develop their skills in managing their life more effectively.
HPCSA Number: PS 0114847
Practice Number: 0507938