Contact us

Physical address 82 Mazisi Kunene (South Ridge) Road,
Berea,
Durban
4001
Postal address P O Box 2230,
Durban
4000
Telephone 031 204 1470
Fax 031 204 1471
Map Life St Joseph's

At the Life St Joseph's (mental healthcare facility), we focus on the complete mental wellbeing of mental healthcare users. This stand-alone unit (comprising 80 beds) is staffed by a team of highly trained and experienced mental healthcare professionals.

Monitoring our users’ views on all aspects of our service keeps us up to date with their needs and enables us to provide them with the best possible service at all times.

Our mental healthcare services

  • Assistance to clients in an initial detoxification programme.
  • Electro-convulsive therapy.
  • Depression management programmes.
  • Mood and substance disorder treatment.
  • Mood and substance disorder treatment.
  • Programmes for personality, anxiety and eating disorders.
  • Physiotherapy.
  • Psychogeriatrics.
  • Schizophrenic and psychotic disorder treatment.
  • Stress management programmes.
  • Support groups for example for bereavement, depression and bi-polar disorders.
  • Treatment of acute mental health conditions.
  • Weekly group therapy programme, incorporating basic life skills training where users are assisted with information and skills on dealing with real life issues in a safe environment.

Our mental healthcare facilities

  • 27 beds.
  • Electro-convulsive therapy facility.
  • Counselling room.
  • Dining room and kitchen.
  • Garden area.
  • Lounge and recreational area.
  • Pharmacy.
  • Radiology unit.

Please also visit the dedicated facilities page for Life St Joseph's listed under hospitals (name search) on the Life Healthcare website for more information.

Supporting healthcare professionals

Psychiatrist(s)
Dr Agambaram, V 031 261 9120
Dr Barrett, A 031 208 7151
Dr Bodasing, ZS 031 202 7960
Dr Chetty, I 031 582 5071
Dr Domingo, K 031 563 5812
Dr Ebrahim, S 031 204 1569
Dr Govender, T 031 261 1325
Dr King, L 031 581 2379
Dr Kryztofiak, J 031 265 6201
Dr Laban, P 031 709 3548
Dr Levisohn, C 031 202 1727
Dr Mashapu, S 031 260 4321
Dr Miseer, P 031 265 5800
Dr Moodley, N 031 502 5533
Dr Moola, Z 031 701 8146
Dr Moolla, I 031 207 4477
Dr Nowbath, H 031 502 6947
Dr Randeree, F 031 201 1531
Dr Pillay, S 031 201 5815
Dr Salduker, S 031 201 3318/29
Dr Singh, D 031 811 7000
Dr Slavova, A 031 209 7174
Dr Viranna, T 031 401 9034
Prof Gangat, AE 031 374 8033
Prof Lasich, A 031 207 4644
Prof Nair, M 031 202 6421
Prof Mkize, D 031 309 6676