Registered Drama Therapist
Monique is registered in South Africa through the HPCSA as a drama therapist. She is currently completing her training through the Online Therapy Institute as a Cyber Therapist. Monique comes from a theatre and dance background, and prior to starting her practice she taught English in Korea and Vietnam with her husband. She has a deep understanding of expat issues, and she is a passionate advocate of self-care. Monique enjoys using memes and technology in therapy. She is a white, cis-gender woman. She is committed to ongoing anti-racism learning and is an intersectional feminist.
'Drama therapy is the intentional use of healing aspects of drama and theatre as the therapeutic process. It is a method of working and playing that uses action methods to facilitate creativity, imagination, learning, insight and growth.'