Meet Team Stepping Stones

Michelle Bezuidenhout

Counselling Psychologist

Masters in Psychology (Pearson Institute), PhD In progress (UNISA)

Substance addiction, process addiction, dual diagnosis, family work, psychoeducation

Kayla Oliver


Mental health and addictions

Diaan Bisogno

Clinical Psychologist

MSc Clinical Psychology (SU), BA Social Work (HONS) (UP)

Trauma, bereavement, post traumatic growth and resilience, anxiety, mood and personality disorders, addiction.

Taylia Leibrandt

Occupational Therapist

Individual and group therapy, psychoeducation, DBT, Addiction and recovery

Joanne Laskey

Clinical Psychologist

Masters in Psychology (UCT)

Personality disorders, bipolar mood disorder, family systems, addiction, psychosis

John Ralphs

Occupational Therapist

BSc Occupational Therapy (UCT), PGDip Law (UCT)

Adolescents, emerging adults, adults

Mental illness, addiction, learning/intellectual disability, autism spectrum disorder, reasonable accommodation and supported employment, functional assessments, school to work/university transition, music and creative activity-based interventions

Brian Robson

Clinical Psychologist

MA Clinical Psychology, Honours in Psychology, Bachelor of Social Science

Psychodynamic therapy, Cognitive behavioural therapy, Dialectical behavioural therapy, emotion-focused therapy, person-centred, eclectic

Individuals, couples, families, psychoeducation