Dr. Karlien Erasmus

Registered Counselling Psychologist

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Dr. Karlien Erasmus is a registered psychologist in New Zealand and South Africa, is a member of the New Zealand Psychological Society and an ACC accredited service provider. She holds a PhD in Psychology from the University of Pretoria.

Karlien has worked in private practice and medical hospitals for 22+ years and has experience in working with people from diverse cultures.

Her interests are:

  • Working with adults, young adults, individuals, couples, families, geriatrics and teams.

  • Assisting patients and their families with medical related trauma, pre- and post-operative support, coping with chronic illness and degenerative medical diagnoses and to assist management teams.

  • General life-goal setting and positive emotional challenging and growth.

  • Providing professional supervision to psychologists and other medical professions.

  • Issues relating to life, work, relationship challenges, grief, bereavement, adjustment, depression, stress, anxiety and life-stage challenges.

  • Using an eclectic- and integrated approach to focus on empowering clients and support overall wellbeing.

Karlien achieved international certification in classical piano and aspire to play the bass guitar.

Karlien is part of an adventurous family and love exploring, the outdoors, enjoy sailing and hiking with her husband, Johan and two children.

Mobile: 022 407 2126
Email: karlien@erasmustherapy.com
Please contact her directly for an appointment. 
Leave a message on her phone if she is unavailable

Consultation Hours

Monday to Friday business hours

Online sessions via Zoom available


Practice Location

Highland Park Medical Centre
14 Highland Park Dr
(in the Highland Park shopping centre, between the library and Countdown)



  • $200 per 50 minute sessions - payable directly after the consultation (cash or internet banking)

  • Karlien also accepts referrals under the Wellness Support Programme which allows up to 6 funded sessions - speak to your GP regarding referral for this service. 

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