WELCOME TO THE PRACTICE OF
COUNSELLING PSYCHOLOGIST IN DURBAN
Vuyani Vitalis Nyezi, a counselling psychologist based in Durban Central (KZN), South Africa. He started working as a student psychologist at the Africa Centre stationed in Mtubatuba. He was offering psychological services to the organization workers. He also worked at Rhodes University (RU) in Grahamstown in the Eastern Cape province. At Rhodes, he worked as a student counsellor at the Student Counselling and Career Centre. He went to work as a psychologist at the department of Correctional Services (DSC) in Kokstad (KZN) which is also known as Ebongweni Correctional Centre (Maximum prison), South Africa’s highly secure correctional center. He was offering comprehensive psychological services to all offenders.
He then decided to focus on private practice on full time basis to date. It is very important to emphasize that he has been a psychologist for 12 years now, meaning that he has got a lot of experience in providing comprehensive psychological services to the community at large.
With the special interests on the following aspects:
- African psychology, spirituality, health, and illness
- Indigenous knowledge systems
- Cultural aspects of counseling
- Family issues or dynamics
- Bereavement/ grief
- Alcohol and drug dependency
- Sexual issues
- HIV/AIDS and illness
- Stress, burnout & depression
- Pregnancy and choices
- Adjustment issues: relating to pregnancy, birth, school, career, marriage, illness or even death and traumatic experiences or events.
- Low self-esteem or self-confidence
- Any issues of adjustment or life challenges such as loneliness and neglect and more
- Anger/conflict management
NB: With special interests in Integrating Traditional/Indigenous Healing Practices into Counselling and Psychotherapy.
May present through faulty academic behavior like inattention, lack of interest in studies, exam failure, to emotional expression like aggression and belligerence with school peers, physical complaints particularly in the school hours or absolute reluctance and refusal to attend school.
Individual therapy helps a single person work through personal issues they have been facing. It is an effective treatment for a variety of emotional difficulties and mental illnesses.
Desire disorders: lack of sexual desire or interest in sex. Arousal disorders: inability to become physically aroused or excited during sexual activity. Orgasm disorders: delay or absence of orgasm (climax). Pain disorders: pain during intercourse.
Cognitive development and intellectual development really focuses on the way changes in the brain occur related to how we think and learn as we grow.
Group therapy is the treatment of multiple patients at once by one or more healthcare providers. It can be used to treat a variety of conditions including but not limited to emotional trauma, anxiety, depression, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
Therapy or counseling is provided to individuals who are experiencing loss following the death of a loved one. The therapy may address issues of separation, grieving, and carrying on with life.
Special interests in Integrating Traditional/Indigenous Healing Practices into Counselling and Psychotherapy.
Telephone: 031 035 0208
Cell: 067 280 3432
Address: 94 Charlotte Maxeke Street,