Director of Outpatient Services
“Act as if”
M.A. Psych. (Natal)
Kenneth is a registered Counselling Psychologist and Executive Coach.
His work has included child, adult, couples and group psychotherapy, psychological assessments, and supervision of intern psychologists and lay counsellors. He has specific interests in Addictive Disorders, Chronic Pain and Executive Coaching. In 2007, he established Pathfinder, a sexual addictions treatment programme which has allowed numerous clients over the years to overcome compulsive sexual behaviour. He has consulted to numerous organisations including Investec, Anglo-American and 3M. Over the past five years he has developed an executive coaching practice.
After qualifying, he went on to establish the Masters in Community-based Counselling Psychology Programme at the University of the Witwatersrand. He taught in the areas of Health Psychology, Counselling Psychology, Psychopathology and Research Design.
He has published in the areas of Community Psychology, Psychopathology, Health Psychology and Addiction.
In 2005 he left academia and established Cleanstart, an outpatient programme for the treatment of addictive disorders. In 2013, Cleanstart merged with the Houghton House Group of Treatment Centres to create a larger and more focused Outpatient Programme. Kenneth is currently the Director of Outpatient Services, where he is responsible for clinical and operational aspects of the group’s Outpatient and Continuing Care Programmes.