Corrie is a Certified Biodanza® Facilitator and Didactic Teacher, and therapist. She uses Biodanza as an extension of her therapy practice. Biodanza is a powerful method for integration and transformation.
Corrie has a special interest in Biodanza in Water and gives a water class once per month, additional to regular classes. She also gives a bi-weekly class at an alcohol and drug centre in Cape Town.
As a therapist, she has been working in the field of addiction, co-dependency and trauma on both an in-patient and out-patient basis since 1982. She is involved with supervision and consultation at various treatment centres.
In recent years her focus has shifted to cater for the growing need for treatment of people suffering from sexual compulsions.
She obtained a Master degree in Clinical Social Work at the University of Cape Town. Corrie was also the first Certified Sex Addictions Therapist (CSAT) registered with the International Institute for Trauma and Addiction Professionals (IITAP) in South Africa . She trained under Dr Patrick Carnes and Dr Ken Adams in the United States. Currently she is one of the two such qualified therapists in the country.
Corrie runs a broad-based service providing individual, couples, family and group therapy. She believes in providing a comprehensive service, as such, in addition to structured therapy, she also provides unstructured therapy such as Play Therapy and Support Groups (such as bi-polar and depression groups and other special focused groups).