White River Manor is open during lockdown in South Africa

White River Manor is a registered essential service provider and amidst the COVID-19 pandemic continues to offer a world class therapetic Program. We have taken every precaution to maintain the integrity of our environment and screen clients both before and on arrival. Our staff too undergo regular testing and screening to ensure the safety of our clients.

    BA (Psychology/German)

    BA (Hons) – Psychology (Cum Laude)

    MA Clinical Psychology (Cum Laude)

    Certified Life Coach

    Clinical Psychologist

    Lindsey Hyson

    Lindsey is currently in private practice as a clinical psychologist in White River. She works as a consultant psychologist to White River Manor Rehabilitation Centre where she provides psychotherapy to clients who suffer with substance abuse and addiction problems.

    She started her career as a clinical psychologist at Weskoppies Psychiatric Hospital, Pretoria. After completing her community service at Weskoppies hospital, she stayed on as an employee and worked as the head of psychology in the adolescent unit, where she conducted psychometric assessments, did forensic observations, and individual and group psychotherapy.

    In 2009 she started a successful private practice in Johannesburg, where she focussed on adult individual therapy, child centred play therapy and family therapy. In 2014 she started working in the field of neuropsychological assessment and report writing.

    In 2015, she relocated to White River and continued to work in private practice, where she is currently specialising in individual and group therapy in the context of addiction problems and neuropsychological/clinical assessment and report writing.

    Experience 2009 – Present: Clinical Psychologist in Private Practice

    • Individual Psychotherapy, specialising in clients struggling with mood disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder, personality disorders and substance abuse.
    • Couples therapy
    • Family Therapy
    • Child-centred Play Therapy
    • Facilitation of group therapy sessions in the context of a substance abuse rehabilitation centre
    • Neuropsychological assessment and report writing for various attorneys