Hettie has a BPsych degree and is professionally registered with the Health Sciences Council of South Africa as a Registered Counsellor (PRC 0012335).
She has years of experience in community outreach programmes for children. This includes establishing Play Buddies for Sick Kids, a support project for sick children, in both Steve Biko and George Mukhari Academic Hospitals.
She does play-focused counselling, as well as stress reduction and mindfulness with children in her private practice. She also works with teenagers and students.
‘I believe in the saying that it takes a whole village to raise a child and want to contribute to this village in South Africa.’