Diagnosis and Assessment

State Hospitals | Neurodevelopmental Clinics

Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital011 481 5194
Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital011 933 8000
Rahima Moosa Coronationville Mother and Child Hospital011 673 5658
South Rand Hospital011 681 2000
Edenvale Hospital011 321 6000

Developmental Paediatricians (Private)

Dr Amina Bham011 646 6658
Dr Judith Hyslop011 454 2959
Dr Gil de Vos011 326 1444
Dr Johan Erasmus012 330 2084

Psychologists

NameAreaContact Number
Heidi LathyBlairgowrie082 379 3250
Daniel GreensladeBenoni and ParktownBenoni: 011 421 2040
Parktown: 060 448 0198

Psychiatrists

NameAreaContact
Dr Brendan BelshamRandburg011 782 5543
Dr David BennBlairgowrie011 326 1444
Dr Mmatlala MabebaCenturion082 556 8632

Speech Therapists

NameAreaContact
Jacqui de BeerCenturion079 081 8008
Andrea FourieFourways072 368 6501
Sumaya BabamiaJohannesburg082 628 8138
Nikki HeymanParkwood082 447 1579
Carol BrennerLinden083 279 6443
The Talk ShopBryanston011 463 8160
Ingrid GerberLynwood082 564 8997
Vijaya SubramoneySunninghill and Parktown079 757 9713
Ariella DiamondJohannesburg082 644 6344
Tracy GunnCenturion082 341 2595

Occupational Therapists

NameAreaContact Number
Cheryl FisherJohannesburg083 550 3923
Jackie PatersonJohannesburg082 944 8331
The Children's Therapy CentreBryanston071 742 3030
Janine TheunissenPretoria072 243 5278
Sensory MattersBedfordview and Benoni072 391 7781
Kerstin van der NeutPretoria082 360 3126
Sensory StarsCraighall084 588 0007

Other Useful Contacts

NameSpecialityAreaContact
Claire AllenAutism SpecialistJohannesburg076 375 0445
Natalia NeophytouBiokineticistJohannesburg084 847 2977
ADOS Diagnostic ClinicJohannesburgados2clinic@gmail.com
Neliswa KhumaloRemedial EducatorJohannesburg074 137 7295
Maryke BronkhorstDietitian Johannesburg083 440 8143
Monika CrollLife CoachJohannesburgoptimisationcoaching@gmail.com
Autism Parent NetworkParent SupportJohannesburgautismparentnetwork@gmail.com

 

School Placement Process and District Details

Government Schooling

Once your child has received their diagnosis; you can then approach the closest district of education to you. This could be the district that is closest to where you live, or to where you work, Below is a list of the districts with their physical addresses and contact numbers. Remember, that it is your child’s right to receive a basic education!

When you go to the district; please make sure you have the following documents:

  1. Birth certificate of your child
  2. Your ID book or ID card
  3. Your child’s road to health card
  4. A letter from the doctor who made the diagnosis confirming your child’s diagnosis
  5. Proof of residence Or proof of your company’s address – this will depend on which district you apply to.

Gauteng Districts

DistrictSuburbs District AddressDistrict Contact Details
Ekhurleni North: EN (D17)Edenvale; Tembisa; Kempton Park; Bedfordview; Watville; Bapsfontein; Benoni; Daveyton; Petit; Putfontein78 Howard Avenue, Munpen Building, Benoni011 746 8190
Ekhurleni South: ES (D18)Alberton; Bedfordview; Boksburg; Edenvale; Germiston; Katlehong; Vosloorus; TokozaInfinity Office Park, 2 Robin Close, Alberton011 389 6034
Gauteng East: (GE) D16Brakpan; Daggafontein; Duduza; Daveyton; Kwa-Thema; Nigel; Springs; Tsakane; Walgedag; Devon; WattvilleCorner 7th Street and 5th Avenue, 5th Floor Telekom Towers, Springs011 736 0716
Gauteng North: (GN) D1Bapsfontein; Baviaanspoort; Bronkhorstspruit; Clayville; Cullinan; Ekangala; Hammanskraal; Premier Mine; Rayton; ZonderwaterYorkcor Park Building, 86 Watermeyer Street, VAL DE GRACE, Pretoria012 846 3635
GAUTENG WEST: (GW) D2Bank; Bekkersdal; Brandvlei; Doringfontein; Glenharvie; Hekpoort; Krugersdorp; Libanon; Maanhaarrand; Magaliesberg; Mothlakeng; Muldersdrift; Oberholzer; Randfontein; Randfontein South; The Village; Toekomsrus; Venterspos; Western Areas; Westonaria, AzadvilleCorner Boshoff & Human Street,
KRUGERSDORP
011 660-4581
Johannesburg Central: (JC) D14Soweto; Eldorado Park; Johannesburg Southern Suburbs; LenasiaCorner Morola & Chris Hani Road,
Soweto College,
PIMVILLE
011 983 2231
Johannesburg East: (JE) D9Halfway House; Hyde Park; Lyndhurst; Modderfontein; Parktown; Sandton, Alexandra Township, Ivory Park,Midrand142/144, Fourth & Elizabeth Street,
Parkmore,
SANDTON
011 666-9109
Johannesburg North: (JN) D10Johannesburg North, Parktown; Randburg, Soweto, Central, Far North; Cosmo CityCorner Biccard & Jorrison Street FNB
Building, BRAAMFONTEIN
011 694-9378
Johannesburg South: (JS) D11Grasmere; Jackson's Drift; Johannesburg; Lenasia; Lawley; Orange Farm; Vlakfontein100 Northern Parkway, Crownwood
Ormonde, JOHANNESBURG
011 247-5957
Johannesburg West: (JW) D12Florida; Roodepoort; Soweto; Braamfischer; Tshepisong; Meadowlands, Dobsonville20 Goldman Street, FLORIDA011 831-5433
Sedibeng East: SE (D7)Daleside; Heidelberg Transvaal; Henley-On-Klip; Jameson Park; Meyerton; Rensburgdorp; Rotanda; Sharpeville;
Vereeniging; Walkerville
SL& M Building
Corner Joubert & Kruger Street,
VEREENIGING
016 440-1748
Sedibeng West: SE (D8)Everton; Loch Vaal; Vanderbijlpark; Sebokeng; Palm Springs; Bophelong; Boipatong; EvatonSebokeng College
6 Samuel Street; Zone 18,
SEBOKENG
016 594 9207
Tshwane North: TN (D3)Hammanskraal; Pretoria; Sinoville; SoshanguveWonderboom Junction
11 Lavender Street,
PRETORIA
012 543 1044
Tshwane South: TS (D4)Atteridgeville; Eldoraigne; Erasmia; Irene; Lyttelton; Mamelodi; Pretoria-West; Rissik; Silverton; CenturionPresident Towers Building,
265 Pretorius Street PRETORIA
012 401 6363\5
Tshwane West: (TW) D15Akasia, Attridgeville (in Tshwane South); Mabopane; Ga-Rankuwa; Hercules; Pretoria-Noord; Pretoria; Soshanguve; Pretoria-WestKlipgat Road
Old Hebron College
(012) 725 1451

Private Schooling

For private schools; please click here