Therapists in Rietvalleirand

Photo of Manuela Lopes, General Counsellor in Rietvalleirand, Gauteng
Manuela Lopes
General Counsellor, MSc
Verified
1 Endorsed
Rietvalleirand 0181
Relational trauma, depression, anxiety, and internal conflict leave you feeling confused and questioning yourself and others. Feeling numb, stuck and disconnected? Emotional and physical issues affecting a person's quality of life can reinforce unwanted beliefs that control that person's life. Self-worth beliefs influence relationships and even lead to being in dysfunctional and toxic relationships or one person left feeling very vulnerable and exposed to even more pain. Emotional and physical symptoms can range from weight gain, ill health, feeling not enough, anxiety, disconnected, depression, GUILT, SHAME and BLAME.
Relational trauma, depression, anxiety, and internal conflict leave you feeling confused and questioning yourself and others. Feeling numb, stuck and disconnected? Emotional and physical issues affecting a person's quality of life can reinforce unwanted beliefs that control that person's life. Self-worth beliefs influence relationships and even lead to being in dysfunctional and toxic relationships or one person left feeling very vulnerable and exposed to even more pain. Emotional and physical symptoms can range from weight gain, ill health, feeling not enough, anxiety, disconnected, depression, GUILT, SHAME and BLAME.
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Photo of Monica Fourie, General Counsellor in Rietvalleirand, Gauteng
Monica Fourie
General Counsellor
Verified
Rietvalleirand 0181
In this modern world we live in, we are exposed and overwhelmed by what we hear and see on a daily basis. Our "normal" now are days filled with violence, crime, trauma, stress, depression and burnout from long working hours and a rushed lifestyle. Our coping mechanisms are now drugs, alcohol and sex. All destructive. When we reach out and ask for help it is not a sign of weakness, but a sign of strength. It is a way to learn new coping skills and how to use them when facing our world and the challenges in it.
In this modern world we live in, we are exposed and overwhelmed by what we hear and see on a daily basis. Our "normal" now are days filled with violence, crime, trauma, stress, depression and burnout from long working hours and a rushed lifestyle. Our coping mechanisms are now drugs, alcohol and sex. All destructive. When we reach out and ask for help it is not a sign of weakness, but a sign of strength. It is a way to learn new coping skills and how to use them when facing our world and the challenges in it.
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Photo of Calynn Walker Counselling Psychologist, Psychologist in Rietvalleirand, Gauteng
Calynn Walker Counselling Psychologist
Psychologist, MA, HPCSA - Couns. Psych.
Verified
Rietvalleirand 0181
The beauty of therapy is that it can be helpful to everyone. Therapy is designed to assist people with a wide variety of issues from grief, job stress and relationship hurdles to personality disorders, depression, and anxiety. There is no set type of person that needs to be in therapy. You will be given a safe and protected environment to explore your most vulnerable emotions, memories, actions and thoughts. Sometimes you may laugh or you may cry, but you can expect therapy to be a space dedicated to you. It allows the freedom for self-exploration and healing without judgement or restriction.
The beauty of therapy is that it can be helpful to everyone. Therapy is designed to assist people with a wide variety of issues from grief, job stress and relationship hurdles to personality disorders, depression, and anxiety. There is no set type of person that needs to be in therapy. You will be given a safe and protected environment to explore your most vulnerable emotions, memories, actions and thoughts. Sometimes you may laugh or you may cry, but you can expect therapy to be a space dedicated to you. It allows the freedom for self-exploration and healing without judgement or restriction.
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Photo of Lerato Diale, Psychologist in Rietvalleirand, Gauteng
Lerato Diale
Psychologist, MA, HPCSA - Clin. Psych.
Verified
Moreleta Park 0181
In my practice I work with individuals, families and groups who present with various struggles/ difficulties. These include Depression, Anxiety, Adjustment difficulties, Relationship struggles (marriage and other non-intimate relationships), Parents presenting with parenting difficulties, Personality Disorders and group organizations who need training sessions. Therefore my goal in the practice is to create a safe space where I work together with my clients to face their emotional/ psychological difficulties and feel contained as well as emotionally regulated.
In my practice I work with individuals, families and groups who present with various struggles/ difficulties. These include Depression, Anxiety, Adjustment difficulties, Relationship struggles (marriage and other non-intimate relationships), Parents presenting with parenting difficulties, Personality Disorders and group organizations who need training sessions. Therefore my goal in the practice is to create a safe space where I work together with my clients to face their emotional/ psychological difficulties and feel contained as well as emotionally regulated.
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Photo of Yvette Botha, General Counsellor in Rietvalleirand, Gauteng
Yvette Botha
General Counsellor, BSocSci Hons, ASCHP Specialist Wellness Counsellor
Verified
Garsfontein 0042
I am a counsellor that loves people. I love working with a client and slowly seeing the light return to their eyes. I have a special place in my heart for children, teens and woman, Pre marital counselling and people with anxiety. I believe to be successful in life we need to have a strong sense of identity, love and knowledge of ourselves. Knowing our weaknesses and strong points are key to living a healthy and abundant life.
I am a counsellor that loves people. I love working with a client and slowly seeing the light return to their eyes. I have a special place in my heart for children, teens and woman, Pre marital counselling and people with anxiety. I believe to be successful in life we need to have a strong sense of identity, love and knowledge of ourselves. Knowing our weaknesses and strong points are key to living a healthy and abundant life.
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Trust and Polkadots Counseling
Social Worker, MSocSci
Verified
Garsfontein 0042
Stressed out? Finding life is just getting to you? Sometimes we all need some guidance and inspiration to find a balance in life again. It starts with YOU. Find yourself, your balance and what makes you happy. You can find it in individual sessions, in fun, craft inspired group session or a combination of both. I am here to be with you and guide you through this journey to self-love, care and acceptance. Lets bring back faith and joy into your life.
Stressed out? Finding life is just getting to you? Sometimes we all need some guidance and inspiration to find a balance in life again. It starts with YOU. Find yourself, your balance and what makes you happy. You can find it in individual sessions, in fun, craft inspired group session or a combination of both. I am here to be with you and guide you through this journey to self-love, care and acceptance. Lets bring back faith and joy into your life.
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Photo of Dr. Christel Kieser-Muller, Psychologist in Rietvalleirand, Gauteng
Dr. Christel Kieser-Muller
Psychologist, PhD, HPCSA - Couns. Psych.
Verified
Waterkloof 0181
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 Marteleze van Graan, Psychologist in Rietvalleirand, Gauteng
Marteleze van Graan
Psychologist, MA, HPCSA - Couns. Psych.
Verified
1 Endorsed
Garsfontein 0042
I see clients from all walks of life, from teenagers to adults, who are struggling with anxiety, depression, relationships, questioning their sexual identity, experiencing difficulty with sexual function and sport performance.
I see clients from all walks of life, from teenagers to adults, who are struggling with anxiety, depression, relationships, questioning their sexual identity, experiencing difficulty with sexual function and sport performance.
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Photo of Anelise Kennedy, Psychologist in Rietvalleirand, Gauteng
Anelise Kennedy
Psychologist, MA, HPCSA - Couns. Psych.
Verified
Menlo Park 0081
My clients usually find themselves at life transitions or emotional crossroads. They face problems like low self-esteem, depression, anxiety, bipolar mood disorder, eating disorders, early childhood trauma, difficult life choices, early or mid-career stress, burn out, relationship difficulties and conflict, divorce, traumatic life events and grief.
My clients usually find themselves at life transitions or emotional crossroads. They face problems like low self-esteem, depression, anxiety, bipolar mood disorder, eating disorders, early childhood trauma, difficult life choices, early or mid-career stress, burn out, relationship difficulties and conflict, divorce, traumatic life events and grief.
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Photo of Mindful Village Counselling, General Counsellor in Rietvalleirand, Gauteng
Mindful Village Counselling
General Counsellor
1 Endorsed
Constantia Park 0010  (Online Only)
My focus and passion lie in working with teenagers and parents, offering valuable assistance during the challenging adolescent phase. I am committed to guiding teenagers on their journey of self-discovery and identity formation. By helping them understand their emotions and navigate the challenges they face, I aim to empower them with the tools for personal growth. I recognize that teenage life is often filled with peer pressure, overwhelming schedules, career decisions, and the transformative effects of puberty. In addition, I strive to support parents by fostering better understanding and communication with their teenager
My focus and passion lie in working with teenagers and parents, offering valuable assistance during the challenging adolescent phase. I am committed to guiding teenagers on their journey of self-discovery and identity formation. By helping them understand their emotions and navigate the challenges they face, I aim to empower them with the tools for personal growth. I recognize that teenage life is often filled with peer pressure, overwhelming schedules, career decisions, and the transformative effects of puberty. In addition, I strive to support parents by fostering better understanding and communication with their teenager
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Photo of Kutlwano Maite, Psychologist in Rietvalleirand, Gauteng
Kutlwano Maite
Psychologist, MSc, HPCSA - Clin. Psych.
Verified
Constantia Park 0100
I am a registered Clinical Psychologist who welcomes all individuals to my practice. Everyone’s emotional well-being and mental health is important; regardless of your race, gender/gender expression, religious beliefs, or physical attributes. I offer psychotherapy to individuals (children included)/couples/families and groups. To me, psychotherapy is a collaborative process that assists with facilitating self–and-emotional awareness, insight development, empowering autonomy, providing psychological support through the process of self-actualization. In other words, psychotherapy facilitates GROWTH!
I am a registered Clinical Psychologist who welcomes all individuals to my practice. Everyone’s emotional well-being and mental health is important; regardless of your race, gender/gender expression, religious beliefs, or physical attributes. I offer psychotherapy to individuals (children included)/couples/families and groups. To me, psychotherapy is a collaborative process that assists with facilitating self–and-emotional awareness, insight development, empowering autonomy, providing psychological support through the process of self-actualization. In other words, psychotherapy facilitates GROWTH!
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Photo of Mandy Stokes, Social Worker in Rietvalleirand, Gauteng
Mandy Stokes
Social Worker, SACSSP
Verified
Lynnwood 0081
I have been involved in the addiction treatment field since 2001, first working as a lay counsellor and then completed a social work degree in 2012, I have a passion for assisting others to enter into and sustain recovery.
I have been involved in the addiction treatment field since 2001, first working as a lay counsellor and then completed a social work degree in 2012, I have a passion for assisting others to enter into and sustain recovery.
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Photo of Suzaan Lourens Registered Counsellor, Registered Counsellor in Rietvalleirand, Gauteng
Suzaan Lourens Registered Counsellor
Registered Counsellor, BSocSci Hons, HPCSA - Counsellor
Verified
Garsfontein 0042
My areas of specialty include marriage/couple's counselling, counselling children using play therapeutic techniques, psychometric assessments to assist with career counselling and subject choice, suicidality, mood and behavioural changes, sexual identity concerns, transitions, family counselling, trauma, bereavement/grief/loss and anger management.
My areas of specialty include marriage/couple's counselling, counselling children using play therapeutic techniques, psychometric assessments to assist with career counselling and subject choice, suicidality, mood and behavioural changes, sexual identity concerns, transitions, family counselling, trauma, bereavement/grief/loss and anger management.
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Photo of Ananke le Roux, General Counsellor in Rietvalleirand, Gauteng
Ananke le Roux
General Counsellor, ASCHP Specialist Wellness Counsellor
Verified
Menlyn 0181
I am a firm believer in Heal - Grow - Thrive. I am passionate about people's well-being and believe everyone deserves a chance to better themselves. Counselling is all about working on yourself for yourself. I believe clients should set their own counselling goals as they know themselves best. However, when setting these goals, every step they give towards their goal, small and big, should be acknowledged. I don't view my clients as having issues or problems but rather life challenges, and to that I say.. let's face them together! Note: if I didn't answer the phone call, it means I am in a session, WhatsApp me on 066 096 7219.
I am a firm believer in Heal - Grow - Thrive. I am passionate about people's well-being and believe everyone deserves a chance to better themselves. Counselling is all about working on yourself for yourself. I believe clients should set their own counselling goals as they know themselves best. However, when setting these goals, every step they give towards their goal, small and big, should be acknowledged. I don't view my clients as having issues or problems but rather life challenges, and to that I say.. let's face them together! Note: if I didn't answer the phone call, it means I am in a session, WhatsApp me on 066 096 7219.
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Photo of Goitsemodimo Mary-Verone Makakane-Mashike, General Counsellor in Rietvalleirand, Gauteng
Goitsemodimo Mary-Verone Makakane-Mashike
General Counsellor
Verified
Garsfontein 0081
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 Tamaria Counselling, Registered Counsellor in Rietvalleirand, Gauteng
Tamaria Counselling
Registered Counsellor, BSocSci Hons, HPCSA - Counsellor
Verified
Garsfontein 0042
Do you feel stuck in life or overwhelmed by everyday life demands? Talking to a health professional that cares about your well-being can be helpful. We help individuals and organizations by providing counselling, trauma debriefing, pre-marital & marital counselling, educational training programs, and psychotherapy to assist in the adaptation to different environments, promote cohesiveness in groups, as well as coping with everyday stressors.
Do you feel stuck in life or overwhelmed by everyday life demands? Talking to a health professional that cares about your well-being can be helpful. We help individuals and organizations by providing counselling, trauma debriefing, pre-marital & marital counselling, educational training programs, and psychotherapy to assist in the adaptation to different environments, promote cohesiveness in groups, as well as coping with everyday stressors.
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Photo of Bianca Ehlers, General Counsellor in Rietvalleirand, Gauteng
Bianca Ehlers
General Counsellor, ASCHP Specialist Wellness Counsellor
Verified
Menlo Park 0081  (Online Only)
Hello there! My name is Bianca and I am a Specialist Wellness Counsellor. Are you struggling to get through the day? Do you feel like you have overwhelming anxiety or down moods? Are you feeling hopeless in your current relationship? As your counsellor, I will provide you a safe space where you can share any of your concerns or challenges, without any judgement. You will be heard here. I can be your soundboard, can provide you with tools to manage your challenges easier, improve your coping skills to lessen your anxiety or down moods, or guide you through any challenge you might have.
Hello there! My name is Bianca and I am a Specialist Wellness Counsellor. Are you struggling to get through the day? Do you feel like you have overwhelming anxiety or down moods? Are you feeling hopeless in your current relationship? As your counsellor, I will provide you a safe space where you can share any of your concerns or challenges, without any judgement. You will be heard here. I can be your soundboard, can provide you with tools to manage your challenges easier, improve your coping skills to lessen your anxiety or down moods, or guide you through any challenge you might have.
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Photo of Kokoro Counselling and Play Intervention, General Counsellor in Rietvalleirand, Gauteng
Kokoro Counselling and Play Intervention
General Counsellor, ASCHP Wellness Counsellor
Verified
1 Endorsed
Menlo Park 0081
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 Tiaan Albert Landman, Psychologist in Rietvalleirand, Gauteng
Tiaan Albert Landman
Psychologist, MA, HPCSA - Couns. Psych.
Verified
1 Endorsed
Garsfontein 0042
Life can be very difficult. The everyday stressors of life can be overwhelming. Unfortunately, people encounter so much more than just these everyday stressors: trauma, violence, loss, discrimination and hate-crimes, to name a few, complicates our experience of being human. ​ My work is to support my client's on their life journey, through insight-based interventions empower them to build a life worth living. You are welcome to read more about me at www.tiaanlandman.co.za
Life can be very difficult. The everyday stressors of life can be overwhelming. Unfortunately, people encounter so much more than just these everyday stressors: trauma, violence, loss, discrimination and hate-crimes, to name a few, complicates our experience of being human. ​ My work is to support my client's on their life journey, through insight-based interventions empower them to build a life worth living. You are welcome to read more about me at www.tiaanlandman.co.za
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Photo of Mari Capati, Psychologist in Rietvalleirand, Gauteng
Mari Capati
Psychologist, MA
Brooklyn 0181
I am a registered Research Psychologist and Specialist Wellness Counsellor. As a counselor I enjoy creating a safe space where clients can unpack their concerns and regain clarity and control of their lives. I follow a tailor-made approach, using different techniques to help you explore where your difficulties originated, as well as assist you to better cope in the present. I particularly enjoy helping clients deal with traumatic events using TIR, an approach that provides almost instant relief from traumatic incidents. As a Research Psychologist I provide assistance academic and market research projects.
I am a registered Research Psychologist and Specialist Wellness Counsellor. As a counselor I enjoy creating a safe space where clients can unpack their concerns and regain clarity and control of their lives. I follow a tailor-made approach, using different techniques to help you explore where your difficulties originated, as well as assist you to better cope in the present. I particularly enjoy helping clients deal with traumatic events using TIR, an approach that provides almost instant relief from traumatic incidents. As a Research Psychologist I provide assistance academic and market research projects.
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How does your Counsellor compare?

Number of Counsellors in Rietvalleirand

< 10

Counsellors in Rietvalleirand who prioritize treating:

100% Relationship Issues
100% Depression
100% Anxiety
100% Bereavement
100% Trauma and PTSD
100% Coping Skills
100% Self Esteem

Average years in practice

6 Years

Top 3 insurances accepted

50% Momentum
50% GEMS
50% Fedhealth

How Counsellors in Rietvalleirand see their clients

100% In Person and Online

Gender breakdown

100% Female

FAQs - About Therapy and Counselling

How can I find a therapist in Rietvalleirand?

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.

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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.