Centre for Neurodiversity @ UJ

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Centre for Neurodiversity @ UJ

The centre aims to facilitate collaboration with teachers, families, communities and other stakeholders to advance the knowledge, skills and support of neurodiverse individuals, in South Africa and globally.

Areas of specialization:

Training teachers and other stakeholders on neurodivergent learning and developmental needs

Educational and psychological interventions for individuals

  • Multi-sensory therapeutic environmental experiences
  • Psychoeducational assessments
  • Learning support
  • Career transitioningTherapeutic interventions

Family support and development

  • Advocacy
  • Psychoeducation for families
  • Family therapy
  • Career transitioning

Community engagement and improvement

  • Neurodiversity Awareness
  • Advocacy for access, care, and support
  • Psychosocial- emotional- behavioral support