Orientation takes place on a Monday and enquiries can be made with the programme coordinator or at the nurses’ station.
Groups should only be missed for psychologist or psychiatrist consultations.
A therapeutic group programme is legally compulsory in all psychiatric hospitals in South Africa. The programme at M-Care Optima is carefully compiled in order that every group benefits the patient with great value but that the programme in total will have therapeutic effect. Continuous participation with this form of treatment is highly recommended.
Assisting patients to understand themselves and their interactions with the environment or colleagues better. They also teach you skills to help manage these situations. Creative activities are incorporated as a therapeutic tool, enhancing self-esteem, creativity and to implement new skills.