The First Private Teaching Hospital in South Africa, Johannesburg

Mr Pierre Matthee

Mr Pierre Matthee

BA Social Work (Hons) 2003; MA Social Work (Healthcare) (Cum Laude) 2015

Pierre Matthee is a social worker in private practice with a passion for patients diagnosed with acute and chronic illnesses. He holds a Master's degree in Social Work (Health Care) Cum Laude, through the University of Pretoria (2015). Working mainly in the field of health and disease, he competed a Post Graduate Certificate in Psychosocial intervention in End-of-Life and Bereavement care, through the University of the Northwest (2019). He has a passion for therapy, patient stories and exploring ways of how best to live life despite an adverse medical diagnosis. He also has a special interest in Narrative Therapy, which he studied through Dulwich Centre in Australia. He regularly does courses to update his knowledge. Please visit Pierre Matthee's website at

Clinical Focus

  • Adult Psychosocial Assessment And Intervention
  • Counselling And Therapy In Acute And Chronic Illness
  • End-Of- Life And Bereavement Care


  • Social Worker In Healthcare