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

Colorectal Unit

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