Average Cost Of Counselling In South Africa

What is Counselling?

Counseling psychology is a psychological specialty that encompasses research and applied for work in several broad domains: counseling process and outcome; supervision and training; career development and counseling; and prevention and health.

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Average Cost Of Counselling In South Africa

Psychology assessment, consultation, counseling, and/or therapy will be charged at the Medical Aid rate. Medical Aid rates differ from one another and are amended annually. Currently, the rates for Individual psychology consultation vary between R997. 10 and R1 145.30.

How much does a Counselling session cost in South Africa?

The majority of psychologists charge between R800-R900 per session, while others charge from R600-R1000 per session for 60 to 70-minute sessions.

How can I get free Counselling in South Africa?

Here are seven free counseling centers you can choose from.

  1. LifeLine Johannesburg. …
  2. LifeLine Western Cape. …
  3. South African Depression and Anxiety Group (SADAG) …
  4. Grace Counselling. …
  5. Revive Counselling Centre. …
  6. Hope House Counselling Centre.

Is it worth going to relationship Counselling?

In couples counseling, you gain new perspectives about each other and the way you relate, and you also learn new ways of being together. Couples counseling includes “skills work” to help you actually do something different, as well as helping you explore your feelings and thoughts with your partner.

Can counseling save a relationship?

Studies show that 75% of relationships are restored with effective therapy sessions. If both parties have made the decision to attend couples counseling to better their relationship then yes it can save the relationship.

How do I become a counselor in South Africa?

How do I become a registered counselor?

  1. A 4-year Bachelor of Psychology professional degree approved by the HPCSA, including a 720-hour practicum; or.
  2. A recognized BPsych Equivalent Programme approved by the HPCSA, including a 720-hour practicum; 
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