Child Counselling Course

Welcome to our Tutors

Our tutors are a talented and friendly bunch of people who enjoy helping our learners develop their skills.

Talitha Govender

"Talitha is a HPCSA registered Trauma Counsellor with experience in private practice as well as a variety of non profit organizations. Her niches in the field range from PTSD, relationship and marriage counselling to mental illness.

Being a former TEFL teacher with experience in South Korea, she is a lover of education, language and travel.

She is also an E-tutor of Psychology (PYC2601) at the University of South Africa as well and a Talent Manager to Entertainment and Media professionals across South Africa'

Talitha has counselled children and teenagers with focus on child trauma, abuse, PTSD and behavioural challenges."

Sharmilah Israel

Sharmilah started her private practice focusing mainly on addiction, and offering healing and support to families faced with addiction. This, together with her ongoing research, gave her the opportunity to study further, doing two levels of Play Therapy.

Originally Sharmilah did a BA degree at the University of Western Cape. She then completed a Graduate Diploma in Counselling and Communication at the South African College of Applied Psychology (SACAP)

As well as running her own private practice, Sharmilah also volunteers as a counsellor at a Child and Youth Care Centre, facilitates for Gamblers Anonymous, and is a member of the Council of Counsellors, and a member of Comensa.

Please note: we’re unable to allocate you a specific tutor, because it depends on the availability of tutors on the date you register on the course.