Psychiatrists are medical doctors who have specialised in the treatment of mental illness. They often use medication to treat their patients, but are also able to offer psychotherapy. They are registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa under the specialist register.
HPCSA Number: 0648482
Practice Number: 0538744
For people who want to shine again, Dr Laura Comrie is an established Psychiatrist who empowers you to reach your full potential, by providing you with the tools to facilitate change and help you embrace life.
Laura studied for her Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (MBChB) at the University of Cape Town where she qualified as a Medical Doctor.
Over her professional career, Laura has gained significant working experience in community, public and private healthcare in a variety of South African locations - including KZN, Mpumpalanga, Gauteng and in the Western Cape. She is experienced at treating a variety of mental illnesses and prides herself on excellent patient care and finding the very best outcome.
Laura completed her post-graduate training in Psychiatry at UCT, where she graduated as a psychiatrist (FCPsych SA) in 2013, starting her private practice, 'Mind Kind' in 2014. She is based at Kenilworth Clinic for In-patient, In-hospital or Online consultations and therapy.
Please refer to the Mind Kind website for more information on Laura, her availability or to book a consultation direct.
Works with: Adults, adolescents, couples, individuals, and families.
Specialising in: Addiction, anxiety disorder, bipolar disorder, chronic medical conditions, depression, eating disorders, family difficulties, life changes, loss/grief, marital/couples therapy, neuropsychiatric disorders, personality disorders, relationships, schizophrenia, sexuality and gender, trauma, and self development.
Working in: English.