Welma is an Educational Psychologist registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa.  

During her ten years as a teacher she became aware of the need for individual support to children struggling with learning, behavioral or emotional difficulties. This inspired her to continue her studies and qualify as an Educational Psychologist.  She has since been blessed to live out her passion in providing support services to children and families both in private practice and in schools for the last nine years.  She completed her doctoral studies in the Psychology of Education in 2014.

She has a keen interest in the fields of Emotional Intelligence and the Attachment Theory, including the latest research in neuroscience and how this applies in practice.  In 2008, she had the privileged of developing an emotional and social intelligence program for children in foster care.  Her interest in the field of Emotional Intelligence lead her to be trained as an Enneagram Practitioner.

Apart from her work in private practice, she is the co-founder of a non-profit organization The Learning Initiative providing professional services to economically deprived learners who experience barriers to learning

Her practice is based on a holistic and systemic approach and she continues to seek new an innovative ways of delivering psycho-educational services to children and families.  

Contact Details

36 9th Avenue, Boston,
Bellville, 7530 
South Africa
Email: info@welmawehmeyer.co.za