Our highly qualified and experienced educational psychologist specialising in neuropsychology

Mizu Therapy & Assessment is a leading educational psychology practice

Mizu Therapy & Assessment is a leading educational psychology practice

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Educational Psychologist Specialising In Neuropsychology

Riza van der Merwe

Riza is passionate about working with children and adolescents and contributing to their lives by not telling them what to see but where to look.

TRUSTED, CERTIFIED EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGIST SPECIALISING IN NEUROPSYCHOLOGY IN JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA.

Mizu Therapy & Assessment is a leading educational psychology practice practising with their offices in Roodepoort, Johannesburg. Our highly qualified and experienced educational psychologist specialising in neuropsychology, Riza van der Merwe, heads up our team to deliver the highest standards in educational therapy, psychological assessments, and counselling.

Riza is passionate about working with children and adolescents and contributing to their lives by not telling them ‘what to see’ but ‘where to look’. Working with children has enriched Riza’s life, whereby she considers it a purpose and privilege to be involved with children in this manner to contribute to the future of our society by empowering the youth, their families and, in turn, the greater community. Riza’s extensive teaching background abroad, combined with her passion for Educational Psychology and Neuropsychology, puts her in a position to choose and adapt therapies to each individual’s specific needs, and she understands the importance of early intervention and support.

If your child is experiencing any symptoms related to:

  • Aggression

  • Anxiety

  • Depression

  • Oppositional Disorder

  • Scholastic Difficulties

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Mizu Therapy & Assessment specialises in providing various educational and neuropsychological therapies as well as assessments to children:

  • Three yours and younger

  • Four years and older

  • Adolescents

  • High school kids

  • University/College Students

A particular emphasis at our practice is to also provide family support in the form of parent counselling & guidance. Parents are essential in reinforcing newfound coping skills learnt in therapy, that may result in changes and growth children.

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MIZU THERAPY & ASSESSMENT
EDUCATIONAL and NEUROPSYCHOLOGY SERVICES

Our practice specialises in a variety of services to best support our clients’ varying needs. All therapies, assessments and counselling are done in the strictest confidence.

EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY SERVICES

EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY SERVICES

Possible challenges addressed in educational psychology services include anxiety, aggression, sibling rivalry, bipolar behaviour, depression, enuresis, encopresis, oppositional defiant behaviour, attachment difficulties, separation anxiety, divorce, trauma and bereavement.

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EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY THERAPIES

EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY THERAPIES

Educational Therapies include play therapy, sand tray therapy, psycho-dynamic therapy and cognitive-behavioural therapy. Our educational psychologist, Riza, has a particular interest in neuropsychology as well as the Rorschach Inkblot Test, which is incorporated when needed into treatments.

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EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY ASSESSMENTS

EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY ASSESSMENTS

Assessments include school readiness, neuropsychological, emotional and scholastic evaluations for all ages, as well as evaluation and diagnosis of learning problems and attention deficits. We also do medico-legal work, parental guidance as well as career guidance for high school and college/university students.

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NEUROPSYCHOLOGY SERVICES

NEUROPSYCHOLOGY SERVICES

At Mizu Therapy & Assessment our neuropsychological services focus on providing family support, parental guidance and assisting and diagnosing with developmental challenges/disorders like autism, learning and attention disorders, concussion and traumatic brain injury, epilepsy, brain cancer, stroke and dementia.

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NEUROPSYCHOLOGY THERAPIES

NEUROPSYCHOLOGY THERAPIES

Our neuropsychology therapy services focus on providing support to the client, as well as to the family of the client in a safe environment.  A diagnosis of a neurological disorder can be traumatic for everyone involved, and a good support structure is essential for clients to adapt as well as they possibly can to their diagnosis.  Equally, family or friends of a client need to understand the client’s disorder so that they can provide the best possible support to their loved one.

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NEUROPSYCHOLOGY ASSESSMENTS

NEUROPSYCHOLOGY ASSESSMENTS

Mizu Therapy & Assessment specialises in a variety of neuropsychological assessments to best support our clients’ varying needs. Forensic neuropsychological assessments, for instance, for the Road Accident Fund (RAF) or other court cases, and developmental neuropsychological assessments for diagnosis of autism, attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD), dyslexia, mathematical disorder or dyscalculia, spelling disorder, dysgraphia and other learning disabilities or disorders.

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NEED TO BOOK A CONSULT OR ASSESSMENT WITH OUR EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGIST (WITH A SPECIAL INTEREST IN NEUROPSYCHOLOGY)? CONTACT US TODAY.

Mizu Therapy & Assessment Is A Registered Educational Psychology Practice In Johannesburg, South Africa with years of extensive experience in practice.

Educational Psychologist Specialising In Neuropsychology