Find an Educational Psychologist in South Africa

We are a group of educational psychologists (commonly referred to by our clients as child psychologists) from across South Africa with the common goal of providing relevant and up-to-date information regarding all aspects related to children’s learning and development. Our primary focus is on the holistic development and well-being of children, and ensuring that children reach their full potential in all social and academic areas.

What we offer

We feature a listing of registered educational psychologists in all major areas throughout the country.  

Our services include – among others – individual therapeutic intervention, play therapy, group therapy, family therapy, parent guidance, psycho-educational assessments for learning difficulties, school readiness assessments, career assessments, subject choice assessments, assessments in application for concessions/accommodations and remedial support. 

Please feel free to contact one of our listed educational psychologists in the area you are based in, should you require further assistance with regard to any of the above-mentioned services. 

To help us achieve this goal, we publish free tips/information for parents and educators in our blog.

As Seen on TV

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Therapy for Children: When to Consider It

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Early Learning: Auditory Perception – Part 1

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Tools for Child-Centered Play Therapy vs. Adult Play Therapy

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Principles of Early Learning

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Types of Play Therapy for Various Disorders

There are various types of play therapy suited to different diagnoses. In our previous blog on play therapy, we defined this psychological intervention while highlighting a few of its benefits. This blog serves to talk about how play therapy can be beneficial for...

How to help a child with Dyscalculia

In order to help a child with Dyscalculia, it is important for us to first get a diagnosis.  Next try to gather as much professional support as you can. And finally learn how to support a child with dyscalculia at home. Getting a Dyscalculia diagnosis: First things...

Behaviour Therapy for ADHD – what you need to know

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Part One: What Exactly is Play Therapy?

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