Mirelle Wong Cardoso

Psychological Counsellor

“It’s difficult to believe in yourself because the idea of self is an artificial construction. You are, in fact, part of the glorious oneness of the universe. Everything beautiful in the world is within you.” – Russell Brand

Mirelle joined Houghton House in 2015 as an Addiction and Trauma Counsellor with 2 years experience in the field.

Mirelle graduated from Midrand Graduate Institution with a BPsych(hons) focusing on Psychological Counselling and Trauma. In addition to Addiction Counseling, Mirelle has experience in Child Therapy and has worked at a University lecturing Social Psychology.

Mirelle’s passion for working with addicts came from her experience with loved ones battling with the disease, but also this developed while completing an internship a Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation Centre.