Therapists in Sundowner

Photo of Tracey Leigh Voigt, Psychologist in Sundowner, Gauteng
Tracey Leigh Voigt
Psychologist, MPsych, HPCSA - Ed. Psych.
Verified Verified
1 Endorsed
Sundowner 2161
Childhood can be a wonderful and rewarding stage of life, but as our children attempt to navigate the world around them, it can also be fraught with emotion and complexity. In addition to the natural changes that come with growing up, adolescents today are under significantly more pressure in that more is expected from them academically and socially. We are all on a journey through life, doing our best to weather storms and to embrace life striving to become the best version of ourselves.
Childhood can be a wonderful and rewarding stage of life, but as our children attempt to navigate the world around them, it can also be fraught with emotion and complexity. In addition to the natural changes that come with growing up, adolescents today are under significantly more pressure in that more is expected from them academically and socially. We are all on a journey through life, doing our best to weather storms and to embrace life striving to become the best version of ourselves.
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Wellness with Lindz
Social Worker, SACSSP
Verified Verified
2 Endorsed
Sundowner 2161
Life can be overwhelming, the problems and challenges you face might make you feel helpless and hopeless. Wellness with Lindz is there to support you, to empower you to become your own agent of change, but importantly, to reclaim control of your life. I am not here to fix, rather to work together with you to find solutions to your problems. My services are not only related to people who experience challenges or problems in life, phase of life adjustments, how to handle good/ positive things in your life forms part of my service provision. How can I help?
Life can be overwhelming, the problems and challenges you face might make you feel helpless and hopeless. Wellness with Lindz is there to support you, to empower you to become your own agent of change, but importantly, to reclaim control of your life. I am not here to fix, rather to work together with you to find solutions to your problems. My services are not only related to people who experience challenges or problems in life, phase of life adjustments, how to handle good/ positive things in your life forms part of my service provision. How can I help?
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Samantha Furniss
Psychologist, MPsych, HPCSA - Clin. Psych.
Verified Verified
Sundowner 2161  (Online Only)
I am a registered Clinical Psychologist in private practice in Randpark Ridge. I specialise in working with children, adolescents and adults in individual psychotherapy, from a psychodynamic perspective. Psychodynamic therapy is a therapy approach that helps a person to understand and resolve the problems that they are experiencing by developing insight into their inner world and increasing awareness of how our feelings, thoughts and behaviour influence our past and present relationships, with ourselves and others.
I am a registered Clinical Psychologist in private practice in Randpark Ridge. I specialise in working with children, adolescents and adults in individual psychotherapy, from a psychodynamic perspective. Psychodynamic therapy is a therapy approach that helps a person to understand and resolve the problems that they are experiencing by developing insight into their inner world and increasing awareness of how our feelings, thoughts and behaviour influence our past and present relationships, with ourselves and others.
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Cheryl Pruss
Psychologist, HPCSA - Clin. Psych.
Verified Verified
Sundowner 2161
I see psychotherapy both as a profession and a journey, which I undertake with my client. Psychotherapy is mostly about a safe, honest relationship, a unique one, between the client/s and the therapist. This relationship provides the confidential holding space in which the client learns about him/herself, how to trust, not just the therapist, but the self, and how to repair that which was damaged by life, either past or present, and how to head into the future. It empowers you to experience a growing sense of worth, better coping skills, and a personal sense of integration.
I see psychotherapy both as a profession and a journey, which I undertake with my client. Psychotherapy is mostly about a safe, honest relationship, a unique one, between the client/s and the therapist. This relationship provides the confidential holding space in which the client learns about him/herself, how to trust, not just the therapist, but the self, and how to repair that which was damaged by life, either past or present, and how to head into the future. It empowers you to experience a growing sense of worth, better coping skills, and a personal sense of integration.
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Photo of Megan Clerk, Educational Psychologist, Psychologist in Sundowner, Gauteng
Megan Clerk, Educational Psychologist
Psychologist, HPCSA - Ed. Psych.
Verified Verified
Sundowner 2161
Working with children through to adulthood, I enjoy working with a variety of issues. Ideally, clients wanting to work on emotional (or behavioral) difficulties, personal development, self-insight & improving their general emotional well-being - in other words, being invested in their process - yields the best therapeutic results. Change is a process & through a collaborative therapeutic process, clients can benefit from my experience & education as I guide them through understanding their past experiences, & impact on present life, clients can gain insight, learn skills & grow from therapy at any age.
Working with children through to adulthood, I enjoy working with a variety of issues. Ideally, clients wanting to work on emotional (or behavioral) difficulties, personal development, self-insight & improving their general emotional well-being - in other words, being invested in their process - yields the best therapeutic results. Change is a process & through a collaborative therapeutic process, clients can benefit from my experience & education as I guide them through understanding their past experiences, & impact on present life, clients can gain insight, learn skills & grow from therapy at any age.
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Photo of Tania Helen Kruger, General Counsellor in Sundowner, Gauteng
Tania Helen Kruger
General Counsellor, BSocSci Hons
Verified Verified
1 Endorsed
Sundowner 2161
Counselling involves the supportive role provided by an empathic counsellor who facilitates a process of in depth self examination, awareness and healing in individuals and relationships. I guide this process by exploring deep rooted belief systems that drive behaviour and emotional reactions in everyday life, ultimately facilitating and providing support through the change process. Clients are given a warm and safe environment where they can express themselves openly and at their own pace, without fear of judgement.
Counselling involves the supportive role provided by an empathic counsellor who facilitates a process of in depth self examination, awareness and healing in individuals and relationships. I guide this process by exploring deep rooted belief systems that drive behaviour and emotional reactions in everyday life, ultimately facilitating and providing support through the change process. Clients are given a warm and safe environment where they can express themselves openly and at their own pace, without fear of judgement.
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More Therapists Nearby

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Shanté Dalhouzie
Registered Counsellor, HPCSA - Counsellor
Verified Verified
Johannesburg North 2188
Not accepting new clients
Flourish Well-being is an independent psychological practice, under which I offer mental health services. I find purpose in assisting individuals on their life journey. My aim is to assist individuals and/or families on their path to achieving emotional and mental stability, assisting children, adolescents and adults struggling with challenges in daily life or overcoming traumatic events.
Flourish Well-being is an independent psychological practice, under which I offer mental health services. I find purpose in assisting individuals on their life journey. My aim is to assist individuals and/or families on their path to achieving emotional and mental stability, assisting children, adolescents and adults struggling with challenges in daily life or overcoming traumatic events.
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Khumo Masege
Registered Counsellor, MA
Verified Verified
Randburg 2194  (Online Only)
I help LGBTQ+ (or questioning) and marginalized people struggling with identity development, sex/sexual health issues, relational trauma & self-worth/self-esteem, cultivate a fulfilling relationship with themself and others within the context of rigid cultural expectations. Feeling seen is a human need, and often, in an effort to be accepted we push down the very parts of ourselves that make us unique in favor of accomplishment, likability and to avoid punishment or embarrassment.
I help LGBTQ+ (or questioning) and marginalized people struggling with identity development, sex/sexual health issues, relational trauma & self-worth/self-esteem, cultivate a fulfilling relationship with themself and others within the context of rigid cultural expectations. Feeling seen is a human need, and often, in an effort to be accepted we push down the very parts of ourselves that make us unique in favor of accomplishment, likability and to avoid punishment or embarrassment.
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Reginald Mpho Mahlatji
Psychologist, MA, HPCSA - Clin. Psych.
Verified Verified
Randburg 2194
In my practice, I work with a diverse range of clients navigating complex life challenges. From adolescents grappling with identity crises to university students balancing academic pressures, social expectations, and personal growth into adulthood, to young professionals juggling the demands of the corporate and work world. I also assist individuals grappling with depression, grief, suicidality, anxiety, substance use, and low self-esteem, as well as those coping with the enduring impacts of trauma. Furthermore, I help individuals overcome relationship challenges and cultivate healthier connections. My approach is client-centred.
In my practice, I work with a diverse range of clients navigating complex life challenges. From adolescents grappling with identity crises to university students balancing academic pressures, social expectations, and personal growth into adulthood, to young professionals juggling the demands of the corporate and work world. I also assist individuals grappling with depression, grief, suicidality, anxiety, substance use, and low self-esteem, as well as those coping with the enduring impacts of trauma. Furthermore, I help individuals overcome relationship challenges and cultivate healthier connections. My approach is client-centred.
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Sharon Tsarafi
Psychologist, MA, HPCSA - Clin. Psych.
Verified Verified
Blairgowrie 2194
We all struggle to cope with the challenges of life from time to time and starting therapy can offer you a grounded space of support. I am a Clinical Psychologist and offer a nurturing and private space, for you to unpack your thoughts and gain clarity. Psychotherapy is an ideal platform to explore your pain, give words to unspoken trauma and help you manage when you feel overwhelmed, down or anxious. My way of working lends itself better to medium or longer-term psychotherapy as I enjoy doing depth work with my patients. This includes exploring how our earliest experiences influence how we see oursehow we connect with others.
We all struggle to cope with the challenges of life from time to time and starting therapy can offer you a grounded space of support. I am a Clinical Psychologist and offer a nurturing and private space, for you to unpack your thoughts and gain clarity. Psychotherapy is an ideal platform to explore your pain, give words to unspoken trauma and help you manage when you feel overwhelmed, down or anxious. My way of working lends itself better to medium or longer-term psychotherapy as I enjoy doing depth work with my patients. This includes exploring how our earliest experiences influence how we see oursehow we connect with others.
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Dr. Phillipa Haine
Psychologist, PhD, HPCSA - Couns. Psych.
Verified Verified
Blairgowrie 2194
My therapy style is non-judgemental and collaborative; creating a warm, trusting and authentic space where clients can explore new insights into themselves while being equipped with skills to bring about constructive change and alleviate distress. Whilst I am guided by evidence-based psychological interventions, such as cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), I acknowledge that mental health is multifaceted and subsequently my approach is strengths-based and holistic. This includes acknowledging the connection between the mind and body and thus considering the role of mental, physical and social factors on overall health and wellbeing.
My therapy style is non-judgemental and collaborative; creating a warm, trusting and authentic space where clients can explore new insights into themselves while being equipped with skills to bring about constructive change and alleviate distress. Whilst I am guided by evidence-based psychological interventions, such as cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), I acknowledge that mental health is multifaceted and subsequently my approach is strengths-based and holistic. This includes acknowledging the connection between the mind and body and thus considering the role of mental, physical and social factors on overall health and wellbeing.
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Photo of Angie English, Psychologist in Sundowner, Gauteng
Angie English
Psychologist, HPCSA - Ed. Psych.
Verified Verified
Randpark Ridge 2169
I am a registered Educational Psychologist in private practice for 20 years. My passion is working with children, adolescents and families, across a wide range of social, emotional and behavioural difficulties. I work psycho-dynamically and systemically, understanding the individual in their entire context.
I am a registered Educational Psychologist in private practice for 20 years. My passion is working with children, adolescents and families, across a wide range of social, emotional and behavioural difficulties. I work psycho-dynamically and systemically, understanding the individual in their entire context.
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Photo of Dr Seleme Melato PhD (Clincal Psychologist, Psychologist in Sundowner, Gauteng
Dr Seleme Melato PhD (Clincal Psychologist
Psychologist, PhD, HPCSA - Clin. Psych.
Verified Verified
Randburg 2125
Are you in need of professional help or clarity with regards to your personal life, relationships, or your mental health? Do you have any life goals, needs or challenges, wherein you need guidance, support, towards understanding yourself and others? Your holistic mental health is my passion. I will help you navigate your journey towards self-discovery and understanding, as well as improving your relationships on a personal or professional level. Sessions are tailor made for the youth, adults, couples and families striving for psychosocial wellbeing.
Are you in need of professional help or clarity with regards to your personal life, relationships, or your mental health? Do you have any life goals, needs or challenges, wherein you need guidance, support, towards understanding yourself and others? Your holistic mental health is my passion. I will help you navigate your journey towards self-discovery and understanding, as well as improving your relationships on a personal or professional level. Sessions are tailor made for the youth, adults, couples and families striving for psychosocial wellbeing.
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Photo of Jacqui Seiler, Social Worker in Sundowner, Gauteng
Jacqui Seiler
Social Worker
Verified Verified
Blairgowrie 2194
Hi, My name is Jacqui. I came upon the decision of going into Social Work and Play Therapy in 2018. What guided me to this decision was the realization that I had a passion for helping people and for working with children. I think my personality is what makes me able to communicate so easily with children. I am a person who is fun, loving and caring and if a phrase could describe me it would be that “I am a child at heart”. What I offer here at Pondering Possibilities is a service that will help you and your child navigate the stressors of life, through activities focused on therapy and play. Look forward to meeting you soon.
Hi, My name is Jacqui. I came upon the decision of going into Social Work and Play Therapy in 2018. What guided me to this decision was the realization that I had a passion for helping people and for working with children. I think my personality is what makes me able to communicate so easily with children. I am a person who is fun, loving and caring and if a phrase could describe me it would be that “I am a child at heart”. What I offer here at Pondering Possibilities is a service that will help you and your child navigate the stressors of life, through activities focused on therapy and play. Look forward to meeting you soon.
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Frans J van Staden
Psychologist, HPCSA - Couns. Psych.
Verified Verified
Honey Dew 2040
I help adults, athletes, partners, couples, groups, teams, leaders, sports players and organisations to deal with significant life events and challenges to transcend these towards achieving their goals and living an optimal life. These may include: Abuse, Adjusting to Change/Life Transitions, Anxiety Disorders, Bereavement and Loss, Career Issues, Conflict, Forgiveness, Leadership Development, Performance Enhancement, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders, Restructuring/Lay-offs, Sexual Trauma and other trauma of all kinds.
I help adults, athletes, partners, couples, groups, teams, leaders, sports players and organisations to deal with significant life events and challenges to transcend these towards achieving their goals and living an optimal life. These may include: Abuse, Adjusting to Change/Life Transitions, Anxiety Disorders, Bereavement and Loss, Career Issues, Conflict, Forgiveness, Leadership Development, Performance Enhancement, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders, Restructuring/Lay-offs, Sexual Trauma and other trauma of all kinds.
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Photo of Chad Edery, Psychologist in Sundowner, Gauteng
Chad Edery
Psychologist, MA, HPCSA - Clin. Psych.
Verified Verified
Bryanston 2191
As a Clinical Psychologist, I have experience in assisting a diverse range of clients as well as have worked with an extensive spectrum of psychological challenges. I have experience working with a variety of therapeutic modalities such as psychodynamic psychotherapy, Dialectical Behavioural Therapy and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. Working collaboratively, I employ an integrative approach to therapy so as to tailor therapeutic interventions to best meet the unique needs of each client.
As a Clinical Psychologist, I have experience in assisting a diverse range of clients as well as have worked with an extensive spectrum of psychological challenges. I have experience working with a variety of therapeutic modalities such as psychodynamic psychotherapy, Dialectical Behavioural Therapy and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. Working collaboratively, I employ an integrative approach to therapy so as to tailor therapeutic interventions to best meet the unique needs of each client.
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Photo of Dr Jeanne Meiring Educational Psychologist, Psychologist in Sundowner, Gauteng
Dr Jeanne Meiring Educational Psychologist
Psychologist, PhD, HPCSA - Ed. Psych.
Verified Verified
Fourways 2055
Hi there! I work with people of all ages to address emotional and behavioural issues as well as scholastic challenges in children and adolescents. I am a person centered therapist, meaning that I believe that all my clients have unlimited potential that can be developed. I’m also a pragmatic person who seeks solutions for problems with my clients and provide tailored tools to deal with emotional problems. I worked in the academic field where I trained counselors and teachers, before focusing on private practice full time. I was a senior lecturer at NWU and contract lecturer at UP in Educational Psychology and Education.
Hi there! I work with people of all ages to address emotional and behavioural issues as well as scholastic challenges in children and adolescents. I am a person centered therapist, meaning that I believe that all my clients have unlimited potential that can be developed. I’m also a pragmatic person who seeks solutions for problems with my clients and provide tailored tools to deal with emotional problems. I worked in the academic field where I trained counselors and teachers, before focusing on private practice full time. I was a senior lecturer at NWU and contract lecturer at UP in Educational Psychology and Education.
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Nompumelelo Cynthia Mbongwa
Psychologist, MA, HPCSA - Clin. Psych.
Verified Verified
North Riding 2162
Along this life journey we may get thrown a curve ball and may be facing difficulties that feel overwhelming and our usual coping mechanisms fail us. A soldier can only run so far on a wounded limb, until they pay attention to it and dress it up for healing. So it is with life. We may need to tend to, dress, and heal the wounds. Therapy can be a powerful mechanism of healing, growth and restoration. I work with children, adolescents, adults, and families who may be experiencing a wide range of including emotional, relational, psychiatric and health-related difficulties.
Along this life journey we may get thrown a curve ball and may be facing difficulties that feel overwhelming and our usual coping mechanisms fail us. A soldier can only run so far on a wounded limb, until they pay attention to it and dress it up for healing. So it is with life. We may need to tend to, dress, and heal the wounds. Therapy can be a powerful mechanism of healing, growth and restoration. I work with children, adolescents, adults, and families who may be experiencing a wide range of including emotional, relational, psychiatric and health-related difficulties.
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Thobekile Teressa Manyike
Psychologist, MA, HPCSA - Couns. Psych.
Verified Verified
Randburg 2188
My name is Thobekile Manyike, affectionately known as Thobeka. I am a counselling psychologist registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa. My work focuses on individual adults who are faced with a wide variety of difficulties including anxiety disorders, depression, relationship difficulties, and bereavement and loss.
My name is Thobekile Manyike, affectionately known as Thobeka. I am a counselling psychologist registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa. My work focuses on individual adults who are faced with a wide variety of difficulties including anxiety disorders, depression, relationship difficulties, and bereavement and loss.
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Irene Hatzipapas
Psychologist, MA, HPCSA - Couns. Psych.
Verified Verified
Douglasdale 2055
My passion is to help individuals to cope and adapt to the continuous changing world, in order to perform optimally in their communities and work place. My aim is to offer individuals and couples a safe, confidential and non-judgmental space where change and meaning can be explored and facilitated.
My passion is to help individuals to cope and adapt to the continuous changing world, in order to perform optimally in their communities and work place. My aim is to offer individuals and couples a safe, confidential and non-judgmental space where change and meaning can be explored and facilitated.
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How does your Counsellor compare?

Number of Counsellors in Sundowner

< 10

Counsellors in Sundowner who prioritize treating:

100% Depression
100% Anxiety
100% Bereavement
100% Trauma and PTSD
100% Coping Skills
100% Stress
83% Relationship Issues

Average years in practice

14 Years

Top 3 insurances accepted

100% Momentum
100% Fedhealth
100% Discovery Health

How Counsellors in Sundowner see their clients

84% In Person and Online
16% Online Only

Gender breakdown

100% Female
FAQs - About Therapy and Counselling

How can I find a therapist in Sundowner?

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.