About meDiane Nelson Clinical Psychologist

I started my career as an attorney having attained my BA LLB at the University of Cape Town. I later completed my formal academic training as a clinical psychologist through the University of Cape Town where I obtained my BSoc Sci (Honours) in Psychology cum laude and thereafter my Masters in Clinical Psychology at Stellenbosch University.  

My clinical internship was completed through the Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health at the University of Cape Town. This included clinical psychology services in the acute female admission and forensic units at Valkenberg Psychiatric Hospital, as well as psychotherapy services in G22 at Groote Schuur Hospital. I completed my community service at the Department of Correctional Services facilitating individual and group psychotherapy. 

I currently consult from rooms at Crescent Clinic, 269 Main Road, Claremont