Edith Buchanan Counselling Psychologist
041 581 5143
083 656 5820

Couples Counselling

Edith Buchanan offers psychological counselling to couples within Port Elizabeth. Her counselling sessions are aimed at helping couples address issues within their relationship in order to effect positive changes that will lead to a more fulfilling union for both partners.

Relationship and Marital Counselling

Edith offers counselling to couples who are married or in a relationship. Much like the change in seasons, it’s natural for couples to experience changes within their relationship. Edith’s counselling sessions are aimed at helping couples navigate these changes and deal with any issues of concern in their relationship. She also focuses on teaching effective communication and conflict resolution skills and advises on ways to enrich the relationship in various spheres.

Couples counselling can address a range of issues, including:

  • Lack of communication
  • Unfulfilled needs
  • Unrealistic expectations
  • Addictions
  • Infidelity
  • Intimacy issues
  • Infertility
  • Financial stress
  • Domestic violence

Couples counselling sessions cover the following:

  • Communication skills
  • Conflict management
  • Mutual needs fulfilment
  • Exploring current dynamics in the relationship and how these are influenced by family of origin
  • Learning your own and your partner’s love language
  • Implementing and practising positive changes in the relationship
Individual Counselling Individual Counselling

Edith offers individual counselling to adults and adolescents dealing with personal issues such as anxiety and depression, as well as significant life changes such as retirement.

Couples Counselling Couples Counselling

Edith offers couples counselling to couples who are married or in a relationship. She also offers pre- and post-divorce counselling for couples and individuals.

Career Counselling Career Counselling

Edith offers an array of career counselling services for adolescents and adults, including subject choice guidance, career assessments and career management.