Diagnosis and Assessment

STATE HOSPITALS

George 044 802 4424
Lentegeur 021 370 1111
Oudshoorn 044 272 8921
Red Cross 021 658 5535
Tygerberg 021 938 4911

 

NEURO PAEDIATRICIANS (PRIVATE)

Southern Suburbs
Dr Sally Ackerman   021 761 4967 Constantiaberg
Dr Birgit Schlegel   021 761 4967 Plumstead
Northern Suburbs
Dr Louise Lindenberg   021 914 1640              www.autismdoctor.co.za Kenridge
Dr Adri Van Der Walt    021 930 0250 Panorama
Other Areas
Henriette Saunders   083 390 3548 Paarl
Desiree vd Vyver  044 802 4472 083 390 3548 George

PAEDIATRICIANS (PRIVATE)

Southern Suburbs
Dr Lara Smith   021 761 4308 Claremont
Dr Henriette Saunders   076 820 3677 Paarl

EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGISTS

Southern Suburbs

 Jana Forester  084 513 1333  (Adults)  Rosebank
Danielle Douglas  082 775 5335
Northern Suburbs
Sanette Schoeman  021 914 4225 Kenridge
Other Areas
Christelle Duckitt 082 758 8702 Boland

 CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGISTS

Southern Suburbs
Willie Erasmus 083 748 6328 Claremont
Philippa Martin 021 671 3449 Claremont
Noleen Seris 082 925 0177    (Adults)         Mowbray
Northern Suburbs
Michelle Nel 021 906 4554 082 923 1181 Kuils River
Juazel Pieterse 021 828 1828

076 790 5049

(Adults)       Kenridge /   Stellenbosch
CBD
Dr Lesley Carew 021 423 8774 Christian Barnard Hospital
Other Areas
Melissa de Beer 021 870 1693 Paarl
Dr Andrew Lewis 082 874 6112 Somerset West
Tania Pomario 073 202 7545 Fish Hoek
Dr Bennie Steyn 021 887 2440 Fish Hoek
Bejamin Truter 021 870 1699 (Children)               Paarl

COUNSELLING PSYCHOLOGISTS

Northern Suburbs
Bernhardt Crous 021 930 7817/2883 Plattekloof

 MEDICAL PRACTITIONERS

Atlantic Seaboard
James H. Laporta           021 439 5852                     Green Point
Combines conventional and complementary medicine

 PSYCHIATRISTS (PRIVATE)

Southern Suburbs
Judy Bentley  021 671 3449 (Adults)        Claremont
Dr Terri Henderson  021 870 1699 Vincent Pallotti
Dr Ulli Meys 021 689 2196          083 680 8787 Rondebosch

REGISTERED COUNSELLOR

Northern Suburbs
Carisca Duvenhage 072 954 8920  cariscaduvenhage@yahoo.com

 STATE SPECIALISTS

Red Cross
Dr Kirsty Donald 021 658 5535
Dr Reneva Petersen 021 658 5434
Dr Nerica Ramsundhar 021 658 5033
Dr Claire Thompson
Dr Sue Warner 082 445 0479
Tygerberg Hospital
Dr Cillia Springer 021 938 4911

Other Numbers

Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 021 685 4103
Social Work Department – Red Cross 021 655 5196
Inclusive Education  – Caroline Taylor 021 762 6664
Cape Mental Health 021 638 3143
Western Cape Forum for Intellectual Disability – Feroza Cassim 021 510 4686

071 507 5857

 

AUTISM ORGANISATIONS

Autism South Africa 011 484 9909
Autism Wellington Sandra Blackie 072 649 5465
Ethan Project (M.Bay) Diane Hobs 044 693 0015
Lentegeur Hospital has a toilet training, behaviour modification and provides respite care.

 

1.      SPEECH THERAPISTS

Southern Suburbs
Arlene Bloch 082 929 9863 Plumstead
Debra Stodel 021 686 4200 Mowbray
Julia Travis 021 683 3662 084 776 3593 Claremont
Deep South
Tanya Botoulas 021 715 9443 Kirstenhof
Gillian Pote 021 785 5880 Sun Valley
CBD
Carrie McDonald 083 254 6593 Cape Town / Sea Point
Northern Suburbs
Gillian Adonis  072 225 6928 www.gillianadonis.com Boston, Kuilsriver, Mitchells Plain,Goodwood, Durbanville
Sue Rumble  021 979 5555 083 710 0499 Bellville
Cape Flats
Gillian Adonis  072 225 6928 Athlone
Christine Douglas  021 685 6498 Gatesville
West Coast
Leanne Shelly  082 881 8801 Blaauwberg
Other Areas
Nola Chambers             076 909 2838                                                                                                                                      Paarl Chambers.nola@gmail.com Paarl

2.      OCCUPATIONAL THERAPISTS

Southern Suburbs
Fatima Ehrahims 021 697 0801 Toddler’s College – Kenwyn
Dana Katz 082 491 0314 Bergvliet
Romy Kruger 082 536 0919 Tokai/Sea Point
Mush Perrins 021 683 8074 Rondebosch
Sarosha Pillay 082 706 6999 Rondebosch
Kerry Brown 071 481 6514 Rondebosch
CBD
Kerry Wallace 021 422 1756 Cape Town
Northern Suburbs
Christelle Nel 021 559 2266 Monte Vista
Christa Agenbag 021 559 2266 Durbanville
Also see SenseAbility under Early intervention contact list
Other Areas
Sarah Hodge 044 874 4074 George
Margaux Snyman 021 880 1089 Stellenbosch