Philip du Toit is a Registered Psychological Counsellor / Couples Therapist & Life Coach in private practice in Somerset West. He has a well rounded education in several fields with degrees in amongst other Psychology, MBA and why he also has worked in the corporate sector - to be as approachable and knowledgeable as can be.
He has more than 22 years of experience, 8 years of those working in Europe with nationalities and cultures from all over the world, giving him extensive international experience. His approach to therapy is very practical solution and goal orientated. He likes to work within a multidisciplinary framework with the client and other professionals in order to meet the client's needs.
He firmly believes that every client is unique. Although most couples unfortunately still wait until the last minute, before they will seek help, he still has more than an 80% success record. He sees himself as an eclectic therapist, in that he draws from various orientations to guide the therapeutic process. These include Narrative therapy, a Systems approach, Solutions Focussed Therapy, to name a few. He sees adults and children from all ages, as he is a parent himself and also offer support to partners and families affected by serious life problems.
Other areas of interest include:
- Individual therapy
- Trauma Counselling
- Family Counselling
- Divorce Counselling
- Bereavement Counselling
- Conflict management
- Life coaching and Mediation
- Sex therapy as part of a happy and fulfilled relationship
- Gay / Lesbian / Transgender therapy
- Sports psychology
- Spiritual Counselling
- HIV / Aids Counselling
- Men's Issues
- Relationship / Marriage Counselling
Practice Nr: 0430382
HPCSA Nr: PRC 0014010