Yvonne helps people (adolescents and adults) to overcome their emotional problems and cope with tough situations using a range of psychological treatments, such as hypnotherapy, ego-state therapy and somatic experiencing. The ultimate focus of these treatments is to enhance psychological wellbeing allowing individuals to better manage personal life challenges and optimise quality of life.
During sessions, she helps people with all kinds of difficulties, from depression and anxiety to post-traumatic stress and the emotional effects of neurological and health conditions. Neuropsychological rehabilitation sessions focus on the ways in which changes in brain function may affect the clients thought processes, behaviour, or emotions, including the special issues of adjusting to the physical and cognitive changes brought about by the client’s condition.
Yvonne Vermaak qualified as a Counselling Psychologist after completing her master’s degree at the University of Johannesburg (UJ). She has undergone training in Ericksonian Hypnosis and Ego State Therapy under the South African Society of Clinical Hypnosis (SASCH) and The Milton Erickson Institute of South Africa (MEISA). She has also received advanced training in Somatic Experiencing®.
Psychological services are offered in both English and Afrikaans.
Practice Number: 086 002 039 9035
HPCSA Number: PS0112747