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Striving to Enhance
Quality of Life

 

Dedicated Memory Clinic 

Upcoming Events & Training

Ask the Professional with the MemoryCare Team

15 August 2020: 10am-11am

Memorycare (Pty) Ltd will be showcasing the experts on their professional multidisciplinary team which focuses on the assessment and treatment of psycho-social difficulties arising from medical & psychiatric illnesses. 

Memorycare (Pty) Ltd will be showcasing the experts on their professional multidisciplinary team which focuses on the assessment and treatment of psycho-social difficulties arising from medical & psychiatric illnesses.

The panel will be available to you to ask those pertinent questions you have always wanted to ask about the dementias including Alzheimer’s, depression, bipolar mood disorders, anxiety, caregiver stress and burnout, polypharmacy & medications etc.

The panel consists of a psychiatrist, 3 clinical  psychologists, a social worker, an occupational therapist and a psychogeriatrician. With a combined local and international experience of almost 100 years, the following represent the panel:

Dr Lolita Mostert
Riette Du Preez
Samantha Williams
Urvashi Maganlal
Hylton Marks
Dr Ryan Fuller

Ask the Professional is offered free to those experiencing medical or mental illness, spouses/partners and family members looking for information on how to be with and cope with a loved one or professionals in the field wanting to grow their expertise on understanding the systemic impact of mental illness.

Join us for a Live Webinar

2 August 2020

 

Alzheimer’s Digital Training

6, 13, 20, 27 August 2020

 Click here to view detailed agenda

MemoryCare is a multidisciplinary healthcare practice.

We pride ourselves on our uniquely systemic and collaborative approach to diagnosis, treatment and care planning for individuals and families who experience a variety of mental healthcare challenges.

Our Services

We pride ourselves on offering high-quality, person-centered and outcomes-focused services that help people move on in their lives.

Clinical Psychology

We are passionate about understanding and helping emotional needs within a systemic framework using the latest evidenced-based, therapies within a multidisciplinary team. 

Occupational Therapy

We assess physical and cognitive function in the clinic and in the patient’s home as part of a needs-led assessment that includes a driving and falls analysis.

Social Work

We understand that every system is unique and deserves special attention to identify the best interests of the patient and family during clinic and home visits.

Community Nursing

We are fortunate to have the services of two dedicated psychiatric nurses that provide home based assessment and care based on patient needs.

Psychiatry

We pride ourselves on relevant clinical information to determine the nature and degree of mental health or memory problems. We understand that complex disorders can be challenging. 

Akeso Clinic Parktown

6 Junction Avenue
Parktown North
Office hours: 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday