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Dr Anna-Lise Smuts (Clinic doctor)
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Dr Anna-Lise Smuts (Clinic doctor)

Dr Smuts is a UP graduate who has successfully completed a post graduate diploma in anaesthesiology, as well as trauma and cardiac life support courses. Since graduating, she has spent time gaining experience in emergency medicine and oncology and we welcome her as a valuable addition to the Paarl KetaMind team.

Juan-Mari Kruger (Specialist Psychiatrist)
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Juan-Mari Kruger (Specialist Psychiatrist)

Dr Juan-Mari Kruger is a specialist psychiatrist in private practice in the Western Cape. Dr Kruger has a stellar academic background having fostered her interest in psychiatry back in 2013 completing a Diploma in Mental Health, followed by a fellowship and master’s degree in psychiatry, and an MBA (Cum Laude) from Stellenbosch University. Her research included profiling suicidal patients, and she has worked extensively in both general and forensic psychiatry. Dr Kruger refuses to tell her patients battling depression that ‘no further treatment options exist’, hence her interest and excitement about outpatient ketamine infusion therapy.

Hèlet Boustred (Registered Counsellor)
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Hèlet Boustred (Registered Counsellor)

Hèlet is a registered psychological counsellor with a particular interest in trauma and specific training in Psychedelic Assisted Therapy. Hèlet believes that the infusions offered at KetaMind clinics can allow patients to move forward in their lives with an adjusted mindset. Hèlet is a valuable asset to the KetaMind Care Team and we encourage patients to use her services on a virtual platform or face-to-face. Hèlet is based in Stellenbsosch.

Lizelle Arlow (PN)
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Lizelle Arlow (PN)

Lizelle is a registered nurse with a background in Emergency Care, having attended courses in advanced trauma and cardiac life support. She has attended training in the use of outpatient ketamine infusions for mood disorders and is a member of SOKePSA.

Dr Talitha Harvey (Clinical Director)
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Dr Talitha Harvey (Clinical Director)

Dr Harvey comes to KetaMind with a post graduate diploma in anaesthesiology and a certificate in pain aetiology and management from the British Pain Society. She has extensive experience in both general anaesthesia and sedation.

Kathryn Mann (Managing Director)
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Kathryn Mann (Managing Director)

Kathryn has extensive and diverse business experience, as well as a passion for mental health and exploring innovative breakthroughs in this field. She ran her own Life-Coaching business after studying at the UCT Graduate School of Business before joining KetaMind in 2023. With Kathryn at the helm, KetaMind Paarl is in excellent hands.

Dr Alan Howard (Founder and National Medical Director)
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Dr Alan Howard (Founder and National Medical Director)

Dr Howard is an Emergency Physician and president of the Society of Ketamine Practitioners of South Africa (SOKePSA). Dr Howard is responsible for clinical development and protocols at all KCSA branches and requires compliance with the highest safety standards.