Elmien is a Social Worker who has 20 years of experience in the addiction field.

Elmien is proficient in group therapy, didactic group therapy as well as individual therapy. Elmien is a systematically trained therapist, with a thorough understanding of cognitive behaviour- as well as psychodynamic therapy. Elmien is a healthy, clinical therapist who has clear, firm and respectable boundaries. Elmien brings a highly professional element to the counselling team at CHANGES. Her understanding of addiction management, co-dependency and recovery is superlative. Elmien also consult for various Employee Assistant Programmes as a practitioner. She has comprehensive understanding of the treatment of addiction within the workplace. Elmien has a special interest in bereavement and trauma counselling.