Hannelie Scheffer

Hannelie completed her Masters of Clinical Psychology in 1995 and has more than 23 years of experience in private practice as a Clinical Psychologist. Hannelie uses a multi-disciplinary and a holistic approach to therapy based on a whole spectrum of therapeutic models. This allows her to customize the best possible approach to address the individual needs of her clients. Therapeutic models utilized by Hannelie include Psychodynamic Therapy, Hypnotherapy, EMDR (trauma debriefing), Trauma-based Approaches and Mindfulness-Based Living Therapy (including MBSR, MBCT and ACT).

An area of specialty is mindfulness training and mindfulness-based approaches that are grounded in neuroscience. Hannelie is an experienced International Registered Imago Relational Therapist and provides therapy for all type of relationship difficulties.

Hannelie’s clinical interests include but are not limited to:

  • PTSD and Complex Trauma
  • Developmental Trauma and Attachment issues
  • Grief and Loss
  • Depression and Anxiety
  • Relationship problems
  • Chronic pain and fatigue
  • LGBTQ and Gender Identity Issues
  • Adjustment Disorders

Hannelie works with adolescents, adults, and couples. She provides therapy in English as well as Afrikaans.