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.
HPCSA Number: PS 0131350
Practice Number: 0628107
Works with: Adults, children, adolescents, and individuals.
Specialising in: Anxiety disorder, career assessments, depression, developmental disorders, family difficulties, learning difficulties, learning disorders, life changes, loss/grief, play therapy, self development, and trauma.
Working in: English and Afrikaans.
Hannes Wessels is an educational psychologist based in Centurion, Pretoria. Hannes has a special interest in cognitive behavioural therapy, career counselling and anxiety treatment. The psychological uses and impact of social media on people is also a field that intrigues him greatly. Therefore, he does various workshops related to social media use for parents, schools and health professionals.