Fees / FAQ

This section will provide important information regarding the fees and frequently asked questions. 

How much are the fees for the different services?

  • Therapy:  The fee is within Medical aid rates as recommended by the National Reference Price List (Board of Healthcare Funders).
  • Career assessments: R2500 (learners and students) / R3000 (adults).  This includes the intake interview (1 hour), assessment (2-3 hours), feedback session (2 hours) and a report.
  • Subject choice assessments: R2200. This includes the intake interview (1 hour), assessment (2-3 hours), feedback session (2 hours) and a report.
  • Career discussions/ career coaching sessions: R1000 for the first session (90 minutes) and R750 per session thereafter (60 minutes). The first session is an intake session and includes a personality assessment.

How does payment work?

  • It is mainly a cash based practice.  EFT transactions and cash payments are accepted. 
  • Claims can be submitted directly on behalf of Discovery Health clients.
  • The fee is payable on the day.
  • The clients will receive an invoice that they can use to claim back from their medical aid.

How do I make an appointment?

  • To make an appointment, you are welcome to give me a call on my phone.  If I am busy with a client I will not be able to answer your call. I monitor my voice mail frequently, so please leave me a message with your contact details and I will return your call as soon as possible.
  • You are also welcome to send me an email or sms.
  • Alternatively, you can contact me via the enquiry form on the “Contact me” page.
  • All the contact details are on the “Contact me” page.

I want to book my child / myself for a career assessment/subject choice assessment, what do I need to know?

  • In the event where the client is younger than 18 years old, both parents’ consent (in the form of signed consent forms) are necessary, regardless of whether the parents are married, divorced or a single parent.
  • When the appointment has been confirmed, I will send the consent forms and information pack to the client.
  • To make the career counseling process as helpful as possible, the client needs to complete the information pack and bring it together with the other documents with him/her to the intake interview.