About Dr Battiss

Dr Battiss is registered as a Chartered Psychologist with The Psychological Society of Ireland offering counselling services in private practice in Johannesburg.

She holds a doctorate in Psychology and a master’s degree in Counselling Psychology (Cum Laude), both obtained from the University of Johannesburg.

Additionally, she obtained qualifications in Neuropsychology, Ego-State Therapy, Medical Hypno-analysis and Traditional Hypnosis.

Her current counselling and coaching practice with adults was established in 2011.

Previously she practiced as a Counselling Psychologist in private practice in Johannesburg from 1998 to 2007. She specialized in hypnotherapy and cognitive behaviour therapy with adolescents and adults in treating conditions including anxiety, depression, bereavement, trauma, as well as assisting clients with medical conditions. Psychometric assessments included neuropsychological, personality, and career evaluations.

In addition to counselling and psychology, she has an interest in finance, particularly in financial investing, trading as well as property investing. She has a certificate in derivative trading from the New York Institute of Finance.


Chartered Psychologist of the Psychological Society of Ireland

International Affiliate Member of the American Psychological Association