​​Department of Psychiatry

​Staff​

Clinical Psychology 

Heads of Sections


Principal Psychologist: Tygerberg Hospital​
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Dr Christina van de Merwe

BSc, BSc (Hons), MSc, PhD (Child Psychology)

Tel: +27 21 938 4573

Fax: +27 21 938 9611

Email: christina@sun.ac.za

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Dr van der Merwe is the Head of Clinical Psychology at Tygerberg Hospital, Principal psychologist and Senior lecturer in the Department of Psychiatry. She has a special interest in child and adolescent psychiatry, specifically treatment of adolescents with eating disorders.



Principal Psychologist: Stikland Hospital  
 

Melany.jpgMelany L Hendricks

BA, HDE, Hon Psychology, MA Clin Psychology, MPhil-Applied Ethics, LLB

Tel: +27 21 940 4451

Fax: +27 21 940 4443

E-mail: mlh@sun.​ac.za or melany.hendricks@westerncape.gov.za



​Melanie is Head of Clinical Psychology at Stikland Hospital, a principal clinical psychologist and senior lecturer in the Department of Psychiatry. She has a special nterest in biomedical ethics and psycho-legal practice.

 


Principal Psychologist: Lentegeur Hospital  

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Lameze2.jpgLameze Abrahams 

M PSYCH (UWC), B.A Hons Psychology (UWC), B.A (UWC)

Tel: +27 21 370 1326

Fax: + 27 21 371 7359

Email: lameze.abrahams@westerncape.gov.za