Services

Our Clinical Process

Clinical Process _Emp

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Services Offered

For Individuals 

Empilweni offers the following services for clients and their families. The clinical process normally takes about three months: 

  • Screening
  • Referral
  • Assessment
  • Pre- and Post- Counselling (4-6 Sessions) 
    • Individual counselling
    • Family therapy 
  • Home Visits
  • School Visits
  • Follow-Up

Therapeutic Groups

  • Teenage Parents 
  • Children (4-11)
  • Pre-Adolescent (12-13)
  • Adolescent (14-17) 
  • Parents (Parenting Skills) 

Community Outreach 

  • Presentations 
    • On early childhood development, child and adolescent mental health, mental health awareness, parenting skills, among others
    • To other community-based organizations, stakeholders, schools, clinics, churches, hospitals 
  • Advocacy 
    • Radio programs 
    • Community paper
    • Campaigns (door to door outreach) 
  • Community Collaboration & Mentoring 
    • Networking and liaising with other NPOs, CBOs, and forums  
    • Mental health training 
    • Hosting students for practical experience 
      • UNISA 
      • University of the Western Cape 
      • University of Cape Town 
      • CEFA 
      • Abroad Students 
      • Volunteers