Counselling psychologists treat people dealing with normal life challenges, such as the loss of a job or divorce. They hold Master’s Degrees in Counselling Psychology and are registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa.
Dr. Marelize Swart, Ph.D.
Dr. Swart is a Registered Psychologist and Board Certified Sex Therapist. She earned her Masters Degree in Counselling Psychology at the University of Stellenbosch and her Doctoral Degree in Applied Psychology at the University of Calgary, Canada. Dr. Swart has advanced training in sex therapy that she obtained in Canada and the USA. As the only AASECT Board Certified Sex Therapist in South Africa, she has also achieved Diplomate status in Sex Therapy from AASECT (The American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists).
Dr. Marelize Swart brings with her more than 20 years of international experience in individual, couples and sex therapy for adults. She has moved back to Cape Town after living in North America for more than two decades. Dr. Swart has been a sessional instructor to medical students and Masters degree students in Psychology in Sex Therapy while in Canada.
Dr. Swart has been featured as the sex expert in the following magazines and news papers across Canada: Chatelaine, Glow magazine, The Vancouver Sun, The Toronto Sun, The Calgary Sun, The Georgia Straight, The Calgary Herald, the Vancouver Metro and internet articles. For further information about Dr. Swart please visit her website at www.femalethoughts.com and www.drmarelizeswart.com
HPCSA Number: 0023922
Practice Number: 0539597