Nikki Abousselam

Counselling Psychologist  Master's Degree Counselling Psychology  ?
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Works with: Adults, adolescents, couples, individuals, and families.
Specialising in: Career assessments, family difficulties, learning difficulties, life changes, loss/grief, relationships, self development, and trauma.
Working in: English and Afrikaans.

I am a Counselling Psychologist who has a passion in working with adolescents and adults regarding problems in acquirement of developmental tasks, adjustment difficulties and life challenges. An integrative psychotherapy approach is used to optimise the psychological well-being of my clients.

I also assess cognitive, personality and emotional functioning in relation to life challenges and developmental problems as well as assessing specific developmental processes, more specifically subject choice and career choice using psychometric assessment measures.

Other areas of focus include:

• Grief counselling (health/death/divorce)

• Relaxation therapy

• Couples / marriage counselling

• Trauma debriefing

• Personal development

• Group therapy and workshops:
The power of positive thinking Exploring the Deeper Meaning of Life & Turning Problem Situations into Growth Opportunities Exploration of Positive and Constructive Coping Mechanisms Achieving Internal Locus of control

• Family therapy

• Study methods and development


Tel: 021 975 4744


HPCSA Number: PS0094153
Practice Number: 0210935

Shop 38 Pinehurst Shopping Centre
C/O Brackenfell Boulevard & Pinehurst Drive
Cape Town