The Marriage and Family Institute SA (TMFISA)

Marriage and Family Counselling

Edenburg, Rivonia, Sandton | Brooklyn, Pretoria

Founder: Omphile OH Sebitloane - Msc Clinical Psychology, MBL, Registered NLP Coach Over 15 years of clinical experience.

084 529 1969

082 320 9307

1 Robant Lane, Edenburg, Sandton, South Africa

The M&FISA provides therapy, counselling, educational and empowerment programs to help individuals, couples and families to navigate the everyday conflicts and challenges towards healthy and fulfilling lives and relationships.

Services for Individuals

Individual Therapy
An eclectic therapeutic approach, with a leaning towards solution focussed therapy,  is adopted according to the needs of the client to help deal with anxiety, depression, grief and loss, post-traumatic stress disorder, stress management and other emotional needs.

Individual Life Coaching
For the individual desiring personal growth and mastery, Neurolinguistic Programming (NLP) coaching techniques are applied to identify and overcome self-limiting beliefs, build confidence and  self-mastery in setting and achieving personal goals.

Services for Couples

Pre-Marital Counselling
Many couples “fall in love” and into marriage with very little preparation, only to hit a ‘reality shock’ once in marriage. This workshop integrates a number of interventions ranging from personality assessments, maximizing of personality personal values, attitudes about money and finances, expectations regarding child rearing, etc to ground the future marriage based on a solid foundation of realism to prepare those who wish to enter into marriage.

Couples Counselling /Therapy
Structured Marital Therapy is provided to couples that are dealing with challenges in their relationship. Elements of psychodynamic and systemic approaches are incorporated in the therapy to gain a deeper understanding of the root of the challenge and its effects as well as in the solution formulation.

Marriage / Couples Coaching
Couples coaching is offered as an alternative to Couples/ marital therapy. Only Certified Marriage coaches get to coach couples at the marriage and Family Institute

Services for the Family

Family Therapy
A systems approach to family therapy is offered as a core intervention to address family relationship challenges. Families – Systems approach to the family is adopted to enhance family relationships and also assist affected individuals within the family, e.g. children.
This will include play Therapy for Children and Therapy and Counselling for Teenagers.


iRelate – Single and Content : Personal Vision and Purpose Workshop- For Singles
Aimed at enhancing self-understanding and embracing the person you are. Includes

  • Personality Profile
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • My Relational Self
  • Personal Vision
  • Overcoming Limiting beliefs
  • Attracting positive energy to fulfill your dreams

Pre-Marital Workshop

Every journey begins with a road map. Come and prepare yourselves for the best years of your life through the marriage planning program, and engage with your partner in formulating:

  • Preconceptions of love and Marriage expectations
  • Values, Attachment styles and personality interactions in marriage
  • Your Marriage vision and roadmap
  • Finances in Marriage
  • Sexual attractiveness
  • Emotional Intelligence and effective Communicating
  • Parenting
  • 7 Habits of successful and sustainable marriages
  • and much more…..

Restore: The Marriage Bootcamp

The Journey of love can turn to torture along the way, causing pain, bitterness and hopelessness.
This workshop is meant for couples who have been hurt in their relationships, who want to give up on their marriage and needing to heal from:

  • Infidelity
  • Abuse – emotional, verbal or physical
  • When pornography threatens the marriage
  • Disappointment of any kind
  • Learn the art of forgiveness
  • Re-engage and Re-building trust with your partner
  • Emotional Intelligence and effective communication
  • Habits of successful lasting relationships
  • Purposeful / intentional loving

Ignite: Re-kindle

Bring Back the Spark into your Marriage
Marriage doesn’t have to be boring and feel like an obligation, you can rekindle the love, respect and friendship and companionship you once had.
Invest in the most important relationship in your life, come and learn more about

  • The Marriage Cycle
  • Your partner’s love language
  • The love tank, your relationship barometer
  • Emotional Intelligence and Communication for deeper connection
  • Sexual Ignite
  • Creating Loving Memories
  • Love Languages
  • Dealing with conflict/ disagreements
  • Habits of lasting relationships

Practice No: 0110302    
HPCSA Reg No: PS0041920

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