Ilze Van Der Merwe Edcucational Psychologist

Ilze completed her B.A. (Psychology, Tourism and Recreation) Cum Laude as well as Higher Education Diploma (HED) at PU for CHE (currently known as North West University) in 2001. She furthermore completed B.Ed and M.Ed. (Educational Psychology) degrees at the University of Johannesburg. Her internship was conducted at Sparrow Foundation School, a special school with learners presenting challenges that include medical, physical, social and other learning problems.

Ilze has performed as educator at secondary and tertiary level at various private and government institutions and is an expert presenter representing UJ at a PSYSSA conference as early as 2008. Ilze has received extensive training in the Educational Psychology field and specialises in performing the following services during her psychological therapy sessions:

Eye Movement Integration Therapy (EMI) – a neuropsychological therapy for trauma.
Integrated Learning Therapy (ILT) – a neurodevelopmental therapy approach that assists in disorders such as ADHD, Autism and Learning Disorders.

-Expressive Arts Therapy
-Family Therapy
-Narrative Therapy
-Play Therapy
-Bereavement Therapy
-Intellectual, Scholastic and Emotional Assessments
-Parental Guidance
-Career and Subject Choice Assessment and Guidance
-School Readiness Assessment
-SOMA (Body) and Somatic Experiencing Therapy.
-Psychotherapy - Medical Conditions.
-In-Hospital Consultations.

Chronic Pain/Fibromyalgia
Complex PTSD
Dissociative Disorders
Developmental Trauma

Name: Ilze Van Der Merwe
Company Name: Ilze Van Der Merwe Educaitonal Psychologist
Area: Lynnrodene, Pretoria East
Phone Number: 012 362 7380
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