Along the West Coast of Cape Town in West Beach, a new Life Path Group mental health clinic has opened for those battling mental illness and other mental and emotional traumas. The clinic provides inpatient services and offers a multi-Professional approach to treatment with Psychologists, Psychotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Nurses and Physiotherapists on staff to help individuals overcome their struggles.
One such professional is well-known Cape Town psychologist, Karmen Hutton who has been running her own practice in two locations for the last two years in the suburbs of Table View and Parklands, in Cape Town. With her recent relocation to the West Beach Clinic, Karmen is able to offer inpatient and outpatient care for adolescents and adults alike, focusing on individual, couples and family therapy.
As a psychologist focused on talk therapy, she uses a variety of therapeutic approaches to help her clients open up about their thoughts and feelings and overcome their struggles in a safe and non-judgemental environment. Methods such as CBT, help individuals to change the way they approach certain circumstances in their thought-life and thus altering their responses to situations from negative ones to positive ones.
Karmen is specifically focused on teens with a passion for helping teens overcome mental and emotional limitations such as anxiety, depression, substance abuse, physical abuse and other circumstances that affect their mental and emotional wellbeing. Karmen services the entire Cape Town metropol area with majority of her clientele coming from the area (Table View) and surrounding areas such as Milnerton, Edgemead, Goodwood and Parow.