Department of Psychiatry


Clinical Psychology 

Heads of Sections

Tygerberg Hospital​


Stikland Hospital  

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

Tel: +27 21 940 4451
Fax: +27 21 940 4443
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​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 Interest in biomedical ethics and psycho-legal practice.