​​​​​​​​​​​Department of Psychiatry

​Staff​

Psychiatrists - Stikland


Koen.jpgProf Liezl Koen
MBChB, MMed (Psych), PhD 

Tel: +27 21 940 4458
Fax: + 27 21 938 9738
Email: liezlk@sun.ac.za

 Prof Koen is a senior specialist and associate professor. She is also the head of clinical services at Stikland Hospital. Her interests include schizophrenia, emergency psychiatry and psychopharmacology.


Niehaus.jpgProf Dana Niehaus
MBChB, MMed (Psych), DMed

Tel: +27 21 940 4458
Fax: +27 21 938 9738
Email: djhn@sun.ac.za

Dr Chris Verster
MBChB, FCPsych, MMed (Psych) 

Tel: +27 21 940 9830
Fax: +27 21 938 9738
Email: chrisv@sun.ac.za

Dr
Verster is a senior specialist / lecturer in the Department of Psychiatry. His fields of interests include sleep disorders in psychiatry, chronobiology, psychodynamics, anxiety disorders, and medical ethics.​


Dr Lize Weich
MBChB, MRCPsych, FCPsych

Tel: +27 21 940 4458
Fax: + 27 21 938 9738
Email: lizew@sun.ac.za

Dr
Weich is a senior psychiatrist and lecturer in the Department of Psychiatry. She is based at Stikland Hospital and has been responsible for establishing and coordinating the substance abuse program of the Associated Psychiatric Hospitals in the Western Cape since 2003. Areas of research interest include opioid dependence, methamphetamine dependence and dual diagnosis.​


Dr Ulla Botha
MBChB, FCPsych, MMed (Psych)

Tel: +27 21 938 9227
Fax: +27 21 940 4543
Email: ulla@sun.ac.za

 Dr Botha is a specialist who heads the Specialized Outreach Services Program at Stikland Hospital and a senior lecturer at the Department of Psychiatry. Her research interests include the following: assertive treatment programs, schizophrenia, stigma in mental illness and teaching health sciences.


Smit.jpgDr Inge Smit
MBChB, FCPsych, MMed (Psych)

Tel: +27 21 940 4400
Fax: +27 21 940 4543
Email: ingesmit@sun.ac.za


Dr Smit is a lecturer at the department of psychiatry and a consultant psychiatrist at Stikland Hospital where she manages the acute male wards. She has special interest in schizophrenia, emergency psychiatry and medical education.


​Dr Abdul Domingo
Coordinator: Addictions Care & Postgraduate Diploma in Addictions
abduldomingo@gmail.com