Therapists in Pretoria Gardens

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Gali Katide
Psychologist, MA, HPCSA - Clin. Psych.
Verified
Pretoria Gardens 0082
At times when life gets challenging you need a safe space to explore your feelings and to learn coping mechanisms to deal with your challenges. I have experience working with children, adults, couples, families, and groups with different psychological conditions and general life challenges. I speak different South African languages (Setswana, isiZulu, Sesotho, and English) which makes it easier for me to work with a variety of clients.
At times when life gets challenging you need a safe space to explore your feelings and to learn coping mechanisms to deal with your challenges. I have experience working with children, adults, couples, families, and groups with different psychological conditions and general life challenges. I speak different South African languages (Setswana, isiZulu, Sesotho, and English) which makes it easier for me to work with a variety of clients.
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Veronica Sivhabu
Psychologist, PhD, HPCSA - Clin. Psych.
Verified
Pretoria Gardens 0082
Relationships, families and individuals are affected by many events that happen in daily lives. Events like, death, divorce, infidelity, work pressure, lack of communication, children issues, mental illness etc. have an impact on individuals, relationships and families. I help individuals, relationships and families to cope with daily events, impart coping skills and improve psychological well being.
Relationships, families and individuals are affected by many events that happen in daily lives. Events like, death, divorce, infidelity, work pressure, lack of communication, children issues, mental illness etc. have an impact on individuals, relationships and families. I help individuals, relationships and families to cope with daily events, impart coping skills and improve psychological well being.
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Tebogo Mothoa Clinical Psychologist Pretoria
Psychologist, MA, HPCSA - Clin. Psych.
Verified
Pretoria Gardens 0082
We all go through our life journeys using different paths which could lead us to an unplanned detour or destination. In such cases we may need someone to hold our hand or guide us to retrace our steps or re-plan our journeys. We could work together to achieve this. I am passionate and enthusiastic about working with young people, adults, couples, and their families. My practice is person-centred and focuses on clients’ personal needs, wants, desires and goals and makes them central to their care. This means allowing clients to define and to prioritise their goals.
We all go through our life journeys using different paths which could lead us to an unplanned detour or destination. In such cases we may need someone to hold our hand or guide us to retrace our steps or re-plan our journeys. We could work together to achieve this. I am passionate and enthusiastic about working with young people, adults, couples, and their families. My practice is person-centred and focuses on clients’ personal needs, wants, desires and goals and makes them central to their care. This means allowing clients to define and to prioritise their goals.
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Aadil Naidoo
Psychologist, HPCSA - Ed. Psych.
Verified
Pretoria Gardens 0082
As a psychologist, I have a passion for assisting clients through psychometric assessment and therapeutic intervention. My aim is to provide assistance to the client and their system that they function in, enabling growth and positive change.
As a psychologist, I have a passion for assisting clients through psychometric assessment and therapeutic intervention. My aim is to provide assistance to the client and their system that they function in, enabling growth and positive change.
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Linda De Rooster
Psychologist, HPCSA - Ed. Psych.
Verified
Pretoria Gardens 0082
Are you concerned about your child's development of school functioning? I can help. I also assess adults with possible ADHD or learning disorders.
Are you concerned about your child's development of school functioning? I can help. I also assess adults with possible ADHD or learning disorders.
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Photo of Kokoro Counselling and Play Intervention, General Counsellor in Pretoria Gardens, Gauteng
Kokoro Counselling and Play Intervention
General Counsellor, ASCHP Wellness Counsellor
Verified
1 Endorsed
Pretoria Gardens 0082
I am Chandré, a dedicated and compassionate Registered Counsellor specializing in children support via play intervention, teenagers and families. With a profound background in education and a personal journey that led me to discover my true passion for counseling, I am committed to helping families and young individuals overcome challenges and enhance their overall well-being. In my practice, I take a wellness and holistic approach to counseling. I believe that true healing comes from addressing all aspects of an individual's life—emotional, mental, physical, and spiritual.
I am Chandré, a dedicated and compassionate Registered Counsellor specializing in children support via play intervention, teenagers and families. With a profound background in education and a personal journey that led me to discover my true passion for counseling, I am committed to helping families and young individuals overcome challenges and enhance their overall well-being. In my practice, I take a wellness and holistic approach to counseling. I believe that true healing comes from addressing all aspects of an individual's life—emotional, mental, physical, and spiritual.
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Photo of Leanne Steyn Therapy, General Counsellor in Pretoria Gardens, Gauteng
Leanne Steyn Therapy
General Counsellor
3 Endorsed
Pretoria Gardens 0082
I am a registered Sexologist in Practice in both South Africa and Europe. I am passionate about helping people and guiding them to become better versions of themselves. My one focus is Women’s overall wellness; in ALL aspects of her life and in turn, a positive effect on her relationships. Her sexuality, self-esteem, emotions, intuitions, sensations, experiences.......; all uniquely intertwined, that makes her distinctively “Her!” You have a life story; not only comprising of your past but also connecting your dreams and expectations for the future and then the current reality of your present.
I am a registered Sexologist in Practice in both South Africa and Europe. I am passionate about helping people and guiding them to become better versions of themselves. My one focus is Women’s overall wellness; in ALL aspects of her life and in turn, a positive effect on her relationships. Her sexuality, self-esteem, emotions, intuitions, sensations, experiences.......; all uniquely intertwined, that makes her distinctively “Her!” You have a life story; not only comprising of your past but also connecting your dreams and expectations for the future and then the current reality of your present.
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Nyambeni Asnath Matamela
Psychologist, PhD, HPCSA - Clin. Psych.
Verified
Pretoria Gardens 0082
I am a Clinical Psychologist who works integratively. I offer support, presence and understanding with the hope of helping the clients to get insight into their psychological processes with regards to emotional functioning within the context of their situation.
I am a Clinical Psychologist who works integratively. I offer support, presence and understanding with the hope of helping the clients to get insight into their psychological processes with regards to emotional functioning within the context of their situation.
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Ntsime Ntlatleng
Psychologist, MSc, HPCSA - Clin. Psych.
Verified
1 Endorsed
Pretoria Gardens 0082
“ Therapy is a dress rehearsal to life”- Ivirn Yalom. Psychotherapy is therefore a great preparatory and supportive space to address whatever life challenges a person may face such as; personal, relationship/ marital difficulties, work related stressors, parenting issues, school related issues etc. Through psychotherapy we engage client in systematic and humanistic approaches to promote self-awareness, growth and interpersonal understanding. Our therapeutic point of departure is embedded in the fact that mental health difficulties are mostly relational.
“ Therapy is a dress rehearsal to life”- Ivirn Yalom. Psychotherapy is therefore a great preparatory and supportive space to address whatever life challenges a person may face such as; personal, relationship/ marital difficulties, work related stressors, parenting issues, school related issues etc. Through psychotherapy we engage client in systematic and humanistic approaches to promote self-awareness, growth and interpersonal understanding. Our therapeutic point of departure is embedded in the fact that mental health difficulties are mostly relational.
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Nandi Fleming
General Counsellor, MA
Pretoria Gardens 0082  (Online Only)
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More Therapists Nearby

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Kgomotso Motsepe
Psychologist, MSocSci, HPCSA - Clin. Psych.
Verified
Theresapark 0182  (Online Only)
My approach to therapy is rooted in empathy ,compassion, recognising, and appreciating the complexities of the human functioning. Access to psychotherapy is an investment not only for ourselves but for our loved ones. I am HPCSA registered and licensed Clinical Psychologist with the ability to build rapport to facilitate client insight and growth. I am a multilingual and skilled to work within a multicultural context, with individuals, groups, couples and families.
My approach to therapy is rooted in empathy ,compassion, recognising, and appreciating the complexities of the human functioning. Access to psychotherapy is an investment not only for ourselves but for our loved ones. I am HPCSA registered and licensed Clinical Psychologist with the ability to build rapport to facilitate client insight and growth. I am a multilingual and skilled to work within a multicultural context, with individuals, groups, couples and families.
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Photo of Sashia Ngomane, Psychologist in Pretoria Gardens, Gauteng
Sashia Ngomane
Psychologist, MSc, HPCSA - Clin. Psych.
Verified
Akasia 0182
A Clinical Psychologist who aims to enhance & promote optimal psychological functioning by providing face to face and virtual/online psychological consultations.
A Clinical Psychologist who aims to enhance & promote optimal psychological functioning by providing face to face and virtual/online psychological consultations.
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Photo of Goitsemodimo Mary-Verone Makakane-Mashike, General Counsellor in Pretoria Gardens, Gauteng
Goitsemodimo Mary-Verone Makakane-Mashike
General Counsellor
Verified
Kirkney 0182
Life is a marvellous journey but here and there we will experience flat tyres or run out of fuel. It is purpose for me as a counsellor to give you a lift to the next filling station or borrow a wheel spanner for you to change the tyre. In my helping journey I meet individuals, couples, family and groups. No matter is taboo, too big or too small. With your permission we elevate to experts within our network who would benefit you more if deemed necessary. We care. The journey may involve you alone, your partner or the family. You are welcome to contact me for us to keep the journey going.
Life is a marvellous journey but here and there we will experience flat tyres or run out of fuel. It is purpose for me as a counsellor to give you a lift to the next filling station or borrow a wheel spanner for you to change the tyre. In my helping journey I meet individuals, couples, family and groups. No matter is taboo, too big or too small. With your permission we elevate to experts within our network who would benefit you more if deemed necessary. We care. The journey may involve you alone, your partner or the family. You are welcome to contact me for us to keep the journey going.
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Photo of Dr. Christel Kieser-Muller, Psychologist in Pretoria Gardens, Gauteng
Dr. Christel Kieser-Muller
Psychologist, PhD, HPCSA - Couns. Psych.
Verified
Moot 0084
Trust the process of healing: a Person’s life experiences directly impact on their overall wellbeing.  When we experience trauma or severe life stressors, it is not uncommon for our lives to unravel. Often underlying emotional problems need to be addressed before a lasting improvement in a person's quality of life can take place. Christel completed her internship at 1 Military Hospital where she was exposed to various aspects of psychodynamic imbalances and trauma-spectrum manifestations within a diverse demographic and cultural client base.
Trust the process of healing: a Person’s life experiences directly impact on their overall wellbeing.  When we experience trauma or severe life stressors, it is not uncommon for our lives to unravel. Often underlying emotional problems need to be addressed before a lasting improvement in a person's quality of life can take place. Christel completed her internship at 1 Military Hospital where she was exposed to various aspects of psychodynamic imbalances and trauma-spectrum manifestations within a diverse demographic and cultural client base.
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Photo of Aobakoe Mapeloana Mamatela, General Counsellor in Pretoria Gardens, Gauteng
Aobakoe Mapeloana Mamatela
General Counsellor, ASCHP Wellness Counsellor
Verified
Akasia 0182
Everyone, young and old, are going through something which eventual reflects in our lives either positively or negatively. However, we should never allow events to define our destiny. Unfortunately we can't do it alone, hence we need some space to be heard without being judged based on our choices or mishaps. I believe I provide that warm space which allows my clients to be open and interact comprehensively in order to assist me as a wellness counsellor, to provide possible solutions to help them face the world. Therapy is a continuous exercise, you only need to start
Everyone, young and old, are going through something which eventual reflects in our lives either positively or negatively. However, we should never allow events to define our destiny. Unfortunately we can't do it alone, hence we need some space to be heard without being judged based on our choices or mishaps. I believe I provide that warm space which allows my clients to be open and interact comprehensively in order to assist me as a wellness counsellor, to provide possible solutions to help them face the world. Therapy is a continuous exercise, you only need to start
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Photo of Dr. Mirriam Kganya, Psychologist in Pretoria Gardens, Gauteng
Dr. Mirriam Kganya
Psychologist, PhD, HPCSA - Clin. Psych.
Verified
Karenpark 0118
I'm a practising Clinical Psychologist in both public (Dr George Mukhari Academic Hospital and Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University) and private sectors. My private offices are based in Wonderpark Mall and Soshanguve, Pretoria. As a practitioner and lecturer at postgraduate level, I use my advanced skills and experience to equip clients /patients/ students with the necessary, appropriate skills to effectively manoeuvre the demands of the environment.
I'm a practising Clinical Psychologist in both public (Dr George Mukhari Academic Hospital and Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University) and private sectors. My private offices are based in Wonderpark Mall and Soshanguve, Pretoria. As a practitioner and lecturer at postgraduate level, I use my advanced skills and experience to equip clients /patients/ students with the necessary, appropriate skills to effectively manoeuvre the demands of the environment.
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Photo of Tlou H. Marokane, Psychologist in Pretoria Gardens, Gauteng
Tlou H. Marokane
Psychologist, MA, HPCSA - Clin. Psych.
Verified
Amandasig 0118
Not accepting new clients
As a clinician and psychotherapist, I see people as unique beings trying their best in life. Challenges come because they find themselves stuck and disconnected from the world. In this way, ineffective patterns are formed between themselves and their systems (i.e. families, social, culture, religion, work, etc.). My initial goal is to understand my clients/patients from their point of view without making assumptions. From there, we move together to create a context for change. Treatment of disorders includes Depression, anxiety, trauma-related disorders, Grief/loss, relationship problems, and others.
As a clinician and psychotherapist, I see people as unique beings trying their best in life. Challenges come because they find themselves stuck and disconnected from the world. In this way, ineffective patterns are formed between themselves and their systems (i.e. families, social, culture, religion, work, etc.). My initial goal is to understand my clients/patients from their point of view without making assumptions. From there, we move together to create a context for change. Treatment of disorders includes Depression, anxiety, trauma-related disorders, Grief/loss, relationship problems, and others.
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Photo of Molatelo Hope Molokomme, General Counsellor in Pretoria Gardens, Gauteng
Molatelo Hope Molokomme
General Counsellor, ASCHP Wellness Counsellor
Verified
Philip Nel Park 0029  (Online Only)
I am registered and licensed as a wellness counsellor (ASCHP). I am available for people who are looking for a safe and non-judgemental environment where they can work on themselves and be themselves? Who are you struggling to get through the day or feel stuck in their life and overwhelmed by their current life demands? As your counsellor, I will provide you with a safe and allow you to be yourself without any judgement. I am dedicated to help you overcome challenges and achieve personal growth.
I am registered and licensed as a wellness counsellor (ASCHP). I am available for people who are looking for a safe and non-judgemental environment where they can work on themselves and be themselves? Who are you struggling to get through the day or feel stuck in their life and overwhelmed by their current life demands? As your counsellor, I will provide you with a safe and allow you to be yourself without any judgement. I am dedicated to help you overcome challenges and achieve personal growth.
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Photo of Mokoena Patronella Maepa, Psychologist in Pretoria Gardens, Gauteng
Mokoena Patronella Maepa
Psychologist, PhD, HPCSA - Clin. Psych.
Verified
Theresapark 0182
I believe that everyone has the ability to unleash their potential. Life obstacles such as past and current trauma, managing family dynamics, interpersonal relationships, friendships, parenting, career demands and social demands leave one feeling overwhelmed and exhausted. These has made it difficult for many to people to realise and unleash their potential. My role as a Clinical Psychologist is to help my clients navigate these obstacles allowing them to thrive as individuals and have meaningful relationships.
I believe that everyone has the ability to unleash their potential. Life obstacles such as past and current trauma, managing family dynamics, interpersonal relationships, friendships, parenting, career demands and social demands leave one feeling overwhelmed and exhausted. These has made it difficult for many to people to realise and unleash their potential. My role as a Clinical Psychologist is to help my clients navigate these obstacles allowing them to thrive as individuals and have meaningful relationships.
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Pelaelo Masalesa Clinical Psychologist PTY (LTD)
Psychologist, MSc, HPCSA - Clin. Psych.
Verified
Daspoort 0019
Pelaelo Masalesa is a Clinical Psychologist in full time private practice. I have worked with a variety of diverse groups across different races, languages, etc. My private practice offers Physical One-on-One consultations, virtual consultations, short & long term therapies, and child/play therapy for children as young as 5 years old. My practice is informed by an Integrative Practice Model. I also do medico-legal assessments and a variety of other assessments such as school placements, personality profiles, emotional assessments, carrier assessments, road accident funds assessments etc. I obtained my Bachelor of Science degree the
Pelaelo Masalesa is a Clinical Psychologist in full time private practice. I have worked with a variety of diverse groups across different races, languages, etc. My private practice offers Physical One-on-One consultations, virtual consultations, short & long term therapies, and child/play therapy for children as young as 5 years old. My practice is informed by an Integrative Practice Model. I also do medico-legal assessments and a variety of other assessments such as school placements, personality profiles, emotional assessments, carrier assessments, road accident funds assessments etc. I obtained my Bachelor of Science degree the
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How does your Counsellor compare?

Number of Counsellors in Pretoria Gardens

10+

Average cost per session

R775

Counsellors in Pretoria Gardens who prioritize treating:

100% Stress
90% Bereavement
90% Self Esteem
80% Relationship Issues
80% Anxiety
80% Behavioural Issues
80% Family Conflict

Average years in practice

13 Years

Top 3 insurances accepted

80% Momentum
80% Fedhealth
80% Discovery Health

How Counsellors in Pretoria Gardens see their clients

90% In Person and Online
10% Online Only

Gender breakdown

80% Female
20% Male

FAQs - About Therapy and Counselling

How can I find a therapist in Pretoria Gardens?

Search for nearby psychologists or counsellors by inputting your city, postcode, or a provider’s name into the search bar. From there, you can filter providers by the issues they treat, cost, insurance, gender, and other factors to find providers who are well-suited to your needs. To navigate between locations within the same country, enter a new city or postcode into the search bar.

Learn more about how to find a therapist

Is everyone in the Psychology Today Therapy Directory a licensed therapist?

Psychologists listed in the directory are registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA). The majority of General Counsellors featured in the directory align themselves with reputable professional bodies, particularly the Association for Supportive Counsellors and Holistic Practitioners. All Registered Counsellors listed must be registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA). Social Workers listed in the directory must be registered with the South African Council for Social Service Professionals.

Providers whose professional membership or primary credential has been verified by Psychology Today are signified by a “Verified” symbol. Given that professional memberships are not a statutory requirement for general counsellors in South Africa, certain qualified professionals or organisations may choose not to maintain such memberships despite possessing the necessary qualifications. They may be selectively included without the “Verified” seal.

What’s the difference between a psychologist, a therapist, and a counsellor?

Psychologists, counsellors and social workers can all provide counselling or talking therapy and have credentials and supervised, practical experience that enable them to do so in South Africa.

Psychologists have five years training in psychology, have completed an internship over 12 months, and have completed the National Examination of the Professional Board for Psychology. They must be registered with Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA). Registered Counsellors must have at least four years of study at a university or college, such as the Bachelor of Psychology and have completed the National Examination of the Professional Board for Psychology. General counsellors, such as Supportive Counsellors, Holistic Counsellors, and Wellness Counsellors, registered with the ASCHP must possess at least an NQF Level 4 qualification. Social Workers must possess a Bachelor of Social Work and must have completed an approved internship in the social service sector.

What type of therapy is right for me?

The type of therapy best suited to a particular individual depends on several factors, including their primary reason for seeking therapy, their preferred timeline (some therapy types last for a set number of sessions, while others are open-ended), and their personality and preferences—some may prefer a more structured approach. For many individuals, multiple types of therapy could provide a good fit.

How much does therapy cost?

The cost of therapy depends on a number of variables, including location and the therapist’s experience and training. On average, the cost of a therapy session in South Africa could be between R600 and R1,500. If you have private insurance, your plan may cover some if not all of your sessions. You should contact your insurance provider to determine if they provide coverage for therapy sessions and to determine what, if any, requirements they might have in order for your sessions to be covered, such as a referral from your GP or medical specialist.

What are more affordable or low cost therapy solutions?

Many therapists offer sliding scale payments, usually on a limited number of slots, which consists in an agreement between the therapist and a client to pay a reduced rate. Therapists who provide such arrangements often consider the client's income or ability to pay, but the extent of the discount is ultimately at the therapist's discretion. Furthermore, while group therapy may have different goals and benefits compared to individual therapy, it can be a more affordable solution to address certain types of issues.

Is online therapy cheaper than in-person therapy?

Many therapists charge the same amount for online therapy as they do for in-person therapy—though clients may still find this cost-effective if it cuts down on their transportation costs. Health insurance plans often offer equivalent coverage for online and in-person therapy; indeed, in many places, they are legally required to do so. Text-based or on-demand therapy apps may be cheaper than traditional one-on-one psychotherapy; however, the practice may be less effective and is not likely to be covered by insurance.

Is online therapy a good option?

Therapy conducted online can be just as effective as in-person therapy, as long as there is a strong alliance between the client and the therapist. To find a therapist who provides telehealth services to clients in your area, click “Online Therapy” on the directory homepage and search by your city or town or your postcode.

Are therapy sessions confidential?

Therapists who are registered with the HPCSA and professional organisations such as PsySSA or the ASCHP are bound by an ethical framework that requires them to uphold a confidentiality agreement. Confidentiality is a crucial part of the therapeutic relationship and only under specific circumstances, such as when there is the potential or known harm to the client, or as required by law, will a therapist be obligated to break the agreement. These exceptions to the confidentiality agreement are usually discussed during the initial consultation.