A Family Counselling Practice Helping You Maintain, Grow and Protect Your Relationships


Child and adult counselling to empower you to overcome trauma and thrive personally, relationally and vocationally!


Advocating for a fair and amicable fight and resolution for all parties.


A mental health mentor who guides you in ethical, competent and effective practice so that you can be the best practitioner possible!

Social Service Professionals Connect | An Interview with Our Founder

We are excited to announce that The Connect Group’s very own Supervision Group, The Social Service Professionals Connect has been… Read More

Family Meetings: How and Why you should host them.

Commonly, there are 2 kinds of families in the world; families who have never heard of a family meeting and… Read More

What are Your 3 Words for 2021?

Happy New Year everyone! As I do each and every end of year, I ensured my 2020-2021 holiday traditions included… Read More

Kayla-Tess Pattenden

Private Social Worker | BSW UCT (2014) | Statutory, Couples and Supervision

9 Firfield Road, Plumstead
Charlotte Tinnion

Social Worker | BSW Honours UCT (2019) | Child and Family Therapist

Covid-19 Indemnity

I acknowledge that the Department of Health still recommends practicing social distancing. As such The Connect Group has put in place preventative measures and other protocols to reduce the spread of the COVID-19 during face-to-face sessions. For a comprehemsive explanation of these Measures & Protocols, please view and sign our Covid-19 Client Indemnity here