I'm interested in helping unmarried mothers gain access to their kids but am only working online for now - my hourly fees are R600 - I'm definitely a no-nonsense social worker as I've been in the field for over 40 years and also worked at the Family Advocate's Offices in Jo'burg - According to th...

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I love working with young people and have taught and supervised University students from Fort Hare University, University of Johannesburg and Wits University and am also a Career Coach and Mentor on the professional networking platform - Linkedin - I'm more than happy to show any potential client...

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20% off the regular price for one-hour Skype consultations

13-May-2020 – 31-May-2020

Please tell me what is bothering you the most and how I may best serve you? Best wishes Ruth Katz

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During the COVID-19 #lock down in south Africa I'm available by email, Google Hangouts, Skype and Text for inquiries and bookings

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Informed consent is the process through which social workers discuss with clients the nature of the social worker/client relationship in detail by answering questions

The primary principles of social work - acceptance - client confidentiality - individualisation - non-judgemental attitude - the ...

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The best #antidote to anxiety, depression and stress about COVID-19 I know is action - reaching out to an old friend via email volunteering your time to help others less fortunate and more


My Social Work Honours course at the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), included practical placements in the second year at the St Joseph's Children's Home in Sophiatown; in third year at a Home for unmarried mothers in Observatory, East of Johannesburg; and at the Government Department of H...

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5 months ago
Ruth is a dedicated social worker with many years of experience and knowledge. She is truly an asset to the profession of social work and to the mental health field in general. Recommended for supervision and professional support.
- Hila C
2 years ago
This morning we had a thought provoking discussion: "The role of social work in a digital world". We explored how different aspects of Social Media, such as Apps, Blogs, Google, Facebook and Websites can assist in marketing our services and communicating with clients. We realised the importance and need of training to help social workers positioning themselves to even expand their services through these platforms.
- Jath v

Ruth Katz Consulting Social Worker

I have been a social worker and mental health professional for many years,


* Anger Management I help clients with Adult ADHD Bipolar Mood Disorder feel more in control of their emotions 

* Life Coaching  I help clients to develop
  1. more clarity about which life direction they want to take in future

  1. Individual, Couple and Family Counselling  I assist clients to gain more insight into how their relationships work

* Parental Guidance Workshops I use a modified version of the Step Course I learned while working at Johannesburg Child Welfare Society

* Stress Management  I help clients get more in control of their emotions

Supervision & Consultation to Colleagues - for colleagues & students to understand their own and their clients’ needs more fully

* Workshops mental Health Professionals -  Adult Children of Alcoholics  To upskill their knowledge of the dynamics of dysfunctional households -

*Social Media Strategising I help mental health professionals create an ethical online marketing presence

* Computer Training for Seniors

* Cash Practice

* All Medical Aids also accepted

and serve mainly Adult Children of Alcoholics, Sufferers of Bipolar Mood Disorder and Stroke Survivors.

I facilitate self-help workshops for Bipolar Mood Disorder Sufferers and Training Workshops for other Mental Health Professions on the topic of the Adult Child of the Alcoholic.

* Computer Training for Seniors
* Cash & Medical Aids Accepted

* Telephone: +27 (011)485-0800
* Cell: 079-728-6827
* Fax: 086-670-9686

* ruthkatzsegercrantz@gmail.com

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