Wickus Joubert completed his Master of Arts degree in Psychology at the University of Johannesburg. Wickus had 21 years’ clinical experience in South Africa within various contexts including hospital outpatient, inpatient settings, higher education, rehabilitation centres, and private practice.
Wickus immigrated to Canada in December 2016, worked under supervision with Dr. Leslie Balmer since, adding 5 years of Canadian experience. He became a Registered Psychotherapist with CRPO in December 2021.
He provides treatment to adolescents, adults, couples, and families who are struggling with a variety of mental health issues including anxiety, depression, posttraumatic stress disorder, relational conflict, systemic family challenges, sexuality, transgender, grief, loss, and bereavement. He has extensive experience in the fields of recurring trauma, couples therapy, rehabilitation, eating disorders, and work-related anxiety. Wickus is passionate about empowering people to grow and function optimally.
He works within the context of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Gestalt Therapy, and Existentialism. His warmth, acceptance, and calming demur facilitate a therapeutic relationship of respect and understanding. Wickus feels privileged to be an instrument/medium of healing and this is felt in all his sessions.