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The decision to begin psychotherapy can be a daunting and often confusing. Perhaps you are struggling with challenges you were able to handle in the past. Perhaps you are overwhelmed by difficult circumstances that are beyond your control.

You may even want to understand yourself and your relationships better. Whatever the reason, psychotherapy can be a useful space to tackle many of life’s challenges as you embark on a journey towards yourself.

 

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ABOUT ME

Choosing a psychologist is a highly personal decision. It can also be anxiety-provoking to begin a therapeutic process. While my website cannot answer all of your questions, I hope it gives you a sense of the work I do. 

I am a registered Clinical Psychologist working in Cape Town. I also offer virtual sessions for patients who are in other provinces. I have a special interest in working within the scope of adult mental health, focusing primarily on individual psychotherapy. 

My areas of interest and experience include working with:

Bullet   Anxiety, Depression, and other mood disorders
Bullet   Sexuality and Gender Identity
Bullet   Personality Pathology
Bullet   Identity and Self-esteem challenges
Bullet   Coping with major life stressors and changes
Bullet   Personal growth and self-awareness

 

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HOW I WORK

My goal as a clinical psychologist is to provide patients with a professional, holding, and non-judgemental therapeutic space where we can explore their current difficulties as well as identify patterns of relating, thinking, and behaving that have contributed to a lack of satisfaction in their lives. In essence, I work in collaboration with you to understand these unhelpful patterns in order to make sense of where they might have come from, their purpose in your lives and how they can be reworked. 
 

 

I work from a psychodynamic perspective to provide brief (supportive) and long-term psychotherapy to individual patients. My aim is to embark with you on an internal journey that may help you attain a life worth living that enhances your self-understanding, while exploring the ways in which patterns and the past may affect the present.

QUALIFICATIONS

MA Clinical Psychology (University of Cape Town) – 2015
MSocSc Psychology (University of Cape Town) – 2014

 

REGISTRATION

Health Professions Council of South Africa: PS0134627
Board of Healthcare Funders (Practice Number): 0757268

 

CONSULTATION & FEES

Medical Aid Tariffs:
With your written consent, this practice may claim directly from your medical aid and consultation fees will be charged according to your medical aid rates. The onus is on you as the client to check your benefits with your medical aid prior to consultation.

 

The account remains the client’s responsibility and should be settled by the client in the case of unsuccessful medical aid claims.

 

Private Fee 2024: R1190 per session (50-60 minutes).

 

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GET IN TOUCH

For appointments or enquiries, contact me.

Appointments subject to availability

EMAIL

info@lmaqubela.com

 

TEL

(+27)067 726 4928 (WhatsApp only)

 

ADDRESS

Milpark Centre

Corner of Keurboom & Jasmin Road

Milnerton

7441

 

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