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18, 19 & 20 July 2018
Master Class

Guiding the Mental Health Professional in the Psycho-legal Process – Do's and Don'ts

Psycholegal MC

Date: 18, 19 & 20 July 2018

Time: 09H00 – 16H00

Presented by: Dr. Henk Swanepoel

HPCSA: 18 level 1 ethics points approved for clinical, counselling, educational, research and industrial psychologists.

CPSC: 9 points approved (CPSC2018/07/18)

Cost: R3 300.00 (Discount available for students & interns)

Venue: Baobab Conference Room, Vista Clinic, 135 Gerhard Street, Centurion

Register online:

Enquiries: Cindy Fourie 012 664 0222 ext 348 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


In this intensive three-day "Master Class" workshop, experienced psychologist, Dr Henk Swanepoel, will explain the do's and don't when it comes to dealing with psycho-legal cases.
The course will include the following:

  • Psycho-legal work in South Africa
  • At any time the practitioner can go to court
  • Instruction to do psycho-legal work
  • Expectations of the legal professional
  • Assessment phases in Providing a Psycho-legal opinion
  • Report writing
  • Legal requests of data
  • Expert witness testimony
  • Conflicts with a colleague
  • Ethics, transgressions and Psycho-legal work in South Africa

About the presenter:

Dr. Henk J. Swanepoel is a clinical psychologist and psychotherapist. Besides his clinical practice, he also has a passion for psycho-legal evaluations. He has conducted close to 1500 criminal and civil matters in the High Court, National Magistrates Courts, Commercial Court and Children's Courts. He provided expert evidence in Military Court matters for the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) and he also testified in Depositions (USA).


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