Social workers work with individuals, as well as families and communities, to develop treatment plans for people with mental health problems. They may work either in private practice or in collaboration with other healthcare professions. They hold Bachelor’s of Arts Degrees and are registered with the South African Council for Service Professions.
HPCSA Number: 1027009
Practice Number: 0433640
Works with: Adults, couples, and individuals.
Specialising in: Anxiety disorder, depression, family difficulties, marital/couples therapy, relationships, and self development.
Working in: English.
I am a social worker, marriage counselor and certified IHEART facilitator.
Areas of Interest: • Mental health • Resilience (workshops and individual counselling) • Relationships • Premarital and Marital Counselling
Offerings: • Individual counselling and coaching • Premarital counselling • Marital and relationship counselling • Workshops and group facilitation - resilience and life skills • IHEART curriculum facilitation. IHEART is an international research-based resilience programme for adolescents that is facilitated privately, in schools or different youth settings.
I utilize an integrative approach based on an understanding of how our psychological system works (and how it doesn’t!). I have a level 2 training in Dr John Gottman’s therapeutic methodology and utilize this within my relationship work.
I am passionate about short term, transformative processes that are strength based and empower individuals, couples and adolescents to access their innate resilience and potential in order to live their best possible lives.