LEYYA VAID

 

Education and Training

I completed my Master's degree in Clinical Psychology at the University of KwaZulu-Natal. I interned at the Stikland/Tygerberg complex in Cape Town and completed my community service year with the Department of Correctional Services at the Allandale Management Area. I have experience in individual as well as group therapy, having worked with adults, adolescents and children during this time.



I am a licensed Clinical Psychologist registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) -PS0144975.

I have worked with:

  • Mood disorders (e.g depression and bipolar)
  • Adjustment and Anxiety
  • Personal development
  • Relationship difficulties
  • Adjusting to difficult life phases
  • Substance use
  • Personality disorders
  • Trauma
  • Psychosis

I aim to create a therapeutic environment that is supportive, empathic and fosters a genuine interaction between therapist and client.