Social workers work with individuals, as well as families and communities, to develop treatment plans for people with mental health problems. They may work either in private practice or in collaboration with other healthcare professions. They hold Bachelor’s of Arts Degrees and are registered with the South African Council for Service Professions.
Candice Garrun is a qualified Social Worker having completed: a Bachelor of Arts degree; an Honours degree in Applied Psychology; a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Social Work (Qualified Kum Laude) and a Masters Degree in Social Work by Research Dissertation (Qualified with Distinction).
She has special interests in substance and behavioural addictions; eating disorders and disordered eating, relationship difficulties and major life adjustments. She currently runs a private practice and is the founder of www.addictionology.co.za a website that is devoted to the addiction and recovery industry of South Africa.
She is fully registered with the SACSSP and the Board of Health Care Funders and as such a portion of therapy fees can be reimbursed from medical aid.
HPCSA Number: 10-28123
Practice Number: 089 000 0399310