Jenny Da SilvaJenny da Silva

Physical Address:  24 Platina Street, Jukskei Park, Randburg   Jenny also practices from: 85  14th Avenue, Northcliff 2115
Mobile: 082 777 4768



About Jenny:

Jenny da Silva (M.Ed. (Ed Psych) (UJ); B.Ed. (Hons) (Ed Psych) (RAU); B.Ed. (Life Orientation) (RAU)) is a registered Educational Psychologist in private practice in Radiokop, Roodepoort / Randburg, South Africa. She is the director of the Milton H. Erickson Institute of South Africa. She received her training as an Ericksonian psychotherapist and Ego-State Therapist through the Milton Erickson Institute of South Africa (MEISA). She is also trained in Eye Movement Integration (EMI) and Somatic Experiencing (SE). She has presented at international and national conferences on the utilization of Ericksonian Principles in conjunction with ego-state interventions with children. She is regularly consulted by journalists and the media on various topics. She is currently pursuing her Ph.D in Ericksonian and Ego-state approaches to grief.

Jenny works from a transtheoretical approach where the client’s readiness for change is taken into account and therapy is tailored to the individual’s needs and strengths. Therapeutic modalities of Ericksonian hypnotherapy, Ego State Therapy, Creative-Expressive Arts, EMI and Somatic Experiencing are used.


  • B.Ed (Life Orientation) (RAU)
  • B.Ed (Hons) (Educational Psychology) (RAU)
  • M.Ed Educational Psychology (UJ)
  • Internationally accredited trainer, supervisor and therapist in Ego State Therapy
  • Internationally accredited therapist in Eye Movement Integration
  • Somatic Experience Practitioner
  • Director of the Milton H Erickson Institute of South Africa
  • President-Elect and Country Representative of Ego State Therapy International

Practice Number: 086 003 0453757
HPCSA Registration Number: PS 0118036


Jenny offers Individual and group psychotherapy to children, adolescents and adults on, amongst others: trauma, anxiety, panic, depression, grief and bereavement, social problems, life transitions, personal/emotional growth, self-esteem, anger, stress management, study skills, parental guidance and support and learning and developmental disorders. Cognitive-Behaviour therapy, psycho-educational assessments, career assessments, scholastic and school-readiness assessments, cognitive and emotional assessments and learning support are also offered.


Jenny is contracted into medical aids and fees are charged at medical aid rates.

Therapeutic modalities:

Ericksonian Hypnotherapy
Ego-state therapy
Eye Movement Integration
Somatic Experiencing


Individual psychotherapy
Play therapy
Family therapy
Psycho-educational assessment
Medico legal assessment
Career assessment
Subject choice assessment
School readiness assessment
Learning support
Assessment for Concessions & Accommodations for Learners with Barriers to Learning

Group Therapy & Support Groups

•Adjustment Problems
•Attention Deficit Disorder
•Learning and Developmental Disorders
•Trauma Loss and Bereavement
•Child / Adolescent Therapy offered
•Group Seminars, Workshops
•Hypnosis Formal and Informal

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