"Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom."

― Marcel Proust

About Us

The Hafele Street Practice provides evaluation and treatment services to individuals with Psychiatric and / or Psychological problems or who have mental health issues that they need guidance / help with.


The practice is located in Hafele Street, Durbanville and is easily accessible in the  Northern Suburbs of Cape Town. The ethos of our practice is to provide a comprehensive service to our clients, based on the bio-psycho-social model and the principles of Evidence Based Medicine, but with a strong focus on Personalized Care.

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Mental illness is now recognized as one of the most important causes of suffering, disability, loss of income and even loss of life in the modern world. In many countries, suicide has become the leading cause of death in young people. Modern research has proven conclusively that stress, psychological problems and psychiatric illness are major risk factors for other medical conditions, including heart disease and metabolic problems like diabetes. This is in addition to the suffering that people with mental health problems face from day to day, reducing their quality of life and the quality of life of those around them. Although these conditions are, for the largest part treatable,  most people never get effective treatment due to various factors, one of which is stigma.

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Practice Information

Operating hours: Monday to Thursday from 08h00 – 16h30, Fridays from 08h00 – 14h00.


Our consulting rooms: 19 Hafele Street, Durbanville.


For appointments, kindly contact our office on (021) 976 9549.


Fees: Please contact our offices by phone or e-mail to get information on the rates for the doctor/psychologist that you would like to consult.  We are contracted to be preferred providers at some medical aid schemes, however a co-payment may apply at others.

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