Educational psychologists work with children and adolescents, assisting in their psychological adjustment and development. They operate within the contexts of family, school, peer groups and communities, and are able to conduct and interpret scholastic and psychometric tests. They hold Master’s Degrees in Educational Psychology and are registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa.
Gill Molteno has a passion for working with children, teenagers and their families. She is an educational psychologist working in private practice in Rondebosch, Cape Town. In addition to her private practice, Gill is the consultant psychologist at Reddam House Atlantic Seaboard for children age 3-18 years. She is also the Director of Study for Success, a well-established study skills training course for primary and high school students across Cape Town. She offers individual study skills sessions with students. Gill believes that everyone can achieve their potential. Her positive, encouraging approach has inspired change in many students’ approach to learning. She conducts educational assessments and she offers counselling to children and teenagers.