Tessa Whyatt graduated with a Masters in Art Therapy from the University of Hertfordshire in 2005. While in the UK she worked with a variety of clients including: children with Autism; in schools with children with behavioural problems; and in the field of adult mental health, focused on group work with depression. She returned to South Africa in 2008 and registered with the HPCSA in 2011.
Tessa currently works part-time as a consultant for NGOs using arts therapies for youth leadership.
Tessa is available for private sessions with both adults and children, based in Pinelands, Cape Town. She is also available for workshops.
Tessa is also a practising artist; she studied ceramics during her art foundation at Central Saint Martin’s in London, followed by a B.A. Fine Arts at the University of Cape Town specialising in sculpture and Psychology.
Tessa is an accredited Time To Think Facilitator, qualified Coach and management coach (University of Stellenbosch Business School). She is currently completing her Resilience Coaching accreditation and working towards becoming an AIM Enneagram practitioner.