Qualifications

Dr Webster has 30 years of experience in psychotherapy and psychoanalysis, and has helped many individuals and families in her well-established practice at Vincent avenue, Lakefield, Benoni, East Rand.

Because of her training at various Universities, Dr Webster is qualified to do both short and long term therapy. As well as her intensive research and practice in therapeutic treatment, Dr Webster has participated in numerous workshops on national and international spheres, and has published abroad.

Treatments

Modern life can be characterized as more stressful and complex than ever before. Major life changes are incurred at a faster pace and can be accompanied by couple and marital conflicts, parenting issues, trauma, and bereavement. The pressure to perform can lead to depression, substance abuse, and sexual problems and disease.

Dr Webster offers a range of psychological treatments for anxiety, depression, marriage conflicts and family relationship problems, parenting issues, life trauma: including sickness, disablement, bereavement and aging, as well bi-polar disorder.

The psychological treatment offered is aimed to integrate short term approaches to psychotherapy with long-term psychoanalytic therapy. The approaches include:

  • Short and long term therapy: how to find out who you are and your goal in life
  • Cognitive behavioral psychotherapy
  • Couples therapy and sex therapy : how to make the most of your intimate relationships
  • Parent training & child assessment
  • Adolescent psychotherapy
  • Family therapy: at all times a flexible approach is adopted and different members of the family can be seen depending on the needs of your family
  • ADD and ADDHD in adults and children
  • Long term Psychoanalytic psychotherapy
  • Bereavement counseling
  • Trauma counseling
  • Supervision for other psychologists and counsellors

Dr Webster will work with medical practitioners if you require it, to help you deal with medication.

All psychotherapy will integrate medical approaches to psychological and psychiatric distress if necessary.


Contact Details

Consultations are offered between 8.00 am and 7.00 pm Monday to Friday and on Saturdays between 9am – 1pm.

All consultations are confidential. The fee is within medical aid tariffs.

Telephone Number: (011) 918-2238

Cellphone Number: 083 626 3433

Email Address: pennyw@yebo.co.za