What is the difference between a Psychiatrist and a Psychologist?
A Psychiatrist is first trained as a medical doctor before specialising in Psychiatry. The Psychiatrist is able to dispense medication and other more medical treatments in addition to talking therapies. Psychologists specialise in talking therapies and other psychological therapies.
Are there Psychiatrists and Psychologists present at Serenity Clinic?
Yes, there are both Psychiatrists and Psychologists present at Serenity Clinic.
Is there a difference in how a child is managed as compared to an adolescent or adult?
Yes there is. At Serenity Clinic we have practitioners that specialise in seeing patients from all age groups.
Will my medical aid cover my sessions?
We are contracted into most medical aids.