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Dan Wolf is a registered psychologist who specialises in dealing with mental health & other related disorders.

Dan Wolf - Specialist Addiction Psychologist & Counselor

Dan Wolf – Specialist Psychologist & Counselor

Dan Wolf has a Master’s Degree in Psychology and is part of a multi-professional team which includes doctors, nurses, allied health professionals and a wide range of other psychological professionals.

As a Director of a distinguished Treatment Centre, Dan Wolf is a foremost expert on anxiety trauma and illicit use issues. Graduating from the University of the Witwatersrand with honours and a masters in psychology.

He developed the Family Support Group which expanded and found much success and relief under his care for a number of years, thanks to his extensive experience and exposure in dealing with recovery and mental health at many prominent centres in South Africa.

In addition to being involved in psychoanalysing patients, handling assessments, individual analyses and group therapies, Dan also supervises in-house counsellors and facilitates aftercare groups.
Dan is well equipped to assess abuse and dual diagnosis cases in order to advise on treatment options and a suitable way forward, based on medically sound up-to-date analyses of the history of the patient, present situation and treatment regimen required for recovery and mental well-being outcome.

In 2000, Dan established the First Step Outpatient Centre, which pioneered the first intensive outpatient program established in Johannesburg. First Step focuses on treating patients in a less restrictive environment. Dan continues to run and manage this treatment centre.

In 2006 Dan Wolf, together with Dr Charles Perkel and psychologist Allan Sweidan opened the GAP. The GAP is a residential treatment facility which, in 2009, merged with Houghton to form the Houghton  Group of Treatment Centres, which offers the full spectrum of treatment options.

“Why Speak to Dan?”

Dan’s network in the field is certainly not restricted to his involvement with the Houghton  Group. He is well positioned to advise on treatment options according to his assessment of the individual concerned, and the various facilities available across South Africa.


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