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Rumaine Naidoo Counselling Psychology Practice


Hello & Welcome to my website. We offer psychotherapy, counselling and assessment of teenagers and adults.

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063 346 3986

Michelle Scharnick will be covering the practice while Rumaine Naidoo is on maternity leave. The practice operates from Life Westville Hospital - Monday to Friday, and alternate Saturdays.


About Michelle Scharnick, a qualified Counselling Psychologist here to help you.

Qualifications & registrations:

  • B.A (Psychology and Communication) Cum Laude
  • Honours B.A (Psychology) Cum Laude
  • Master of Social Science (Counselling Psychology)
  • Registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA)

I currently have 8 years’ experience of practice in the field of psychology. I have a special
interest in the field of trauma and trauma counselling. I offer individual psychotherapy and
counselling for adults, young adults and adolescents dealing with the following psychological and emotional problems: trauma, anxiety, depression, major life adjustments, interpersonal difficulties, grief, and stress. I also offer career counselling and assessment for learners making subject and career choices.

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About Rumaine

Registered with:
  • Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) (PS 0139246 )
  • Board of Healthcare Funders (BHF)
  • South African Clinical Neuropsychological Association (SACNA)
  • Neuropsychology SA

I pride myself on working from an ethical stance and continuously updating my knowledge, theory and practice. I work from a multicultural perspective.

I am passionate and involved in Research and use this to inform my practice. My interest lies in Neuropsychology and Assessment. Feel free to contact me.

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I strive to assist every client I work with to be the best version of themselves they can be.

All my work is private and confidential and I work from a premise of mutual trust, respect and dignity. My clients are informed about services, limits of confidentiality [please see FAQ] and are given the opportunity to ask questions from start to end of the therapeutic process.


Counselling Therapy

Online or In office sessions for:
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Group Sessions

Presentations to schools, companies and corporate on request.
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Professional Assessments

Professional academic assessments available to help you find the right path.

  • Career Assessment & Guidance
  • School Subject Choice
  • Cognitive Assessments
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For Psychology Students applying for Honours or Masters Degrees.
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How to book an appointment

Call & ask to schedule an appointment with Michelle.

+27 63 346 3986 (Also available on Whatsapp)

Practice: 031 265 0983 / Cell: 064 088 8005

Room 204, Life Westville Hospital, 7 Harry Gwala Road, Westville, 3630.

Office hours: Monday - Friday, alternate Saturdays
08h00 - 17h00 at pre-arranged appointment times.

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