Registered counsellors perform basic counselling for people who are looking to improve their personal functioning. They can also assess to see if a client need more in depth psychological treatment and refer them to the appropriate practitioner. Registered councillors hold honours degrees in psychology.
Trained Psychiatric Sister and Midwife for over 20 years. BA Honours in Psychology
Postnatal counselling *** Mother and Baby support *** Relationship counselling *** Family counselling*** Parenting support/ counselling *** ADHD support and behavioural programmes *** Bereavement and Grief counselling
Organisations to whom I have been affiliated or belong to: ****
The Parent Centre ****
St Lukes Hospice ****
The Perinatal Mental Health Project ****
Cape Town Child and Adolescent Psychoanalytic Group ****
Society of Private Nurse Practitioners ****
Western Cape Association of Infant Mental Health www.infantmentalhealth.co.za ****
South African Nursing Council ****
Board of Healthcare Funders ****
I am passionate about allowing people a confidential, safe space to be heard and share their challenges without fear.
I assess each client individually and adjust my therapeutic methods accordingly. I follow a Psychodynamic perspective.