Dr Vicki Koen is a registered Research Psychologist and Registered Counsellor who has been involved with the NWU since 2011. She is currently a Senior Lecturer in the School of Psychosocial Health at the Mafikeng Campus of the NWU. With an interest in familial relationships, Vicki did her first Master’s degree in Psychology on the parent-adolescent relationship and adolescent well-being. The same year she completed a B-Psych internship in counselling or counsellor in training practicum at the NWU Vaal Triangle Campus.
School of Psychosocial Behavioural Sciences
Prof Alida Herbst is a registered social worker and currently the Director of the School of Psychosocial Behavioural Sciences at the Potchefstroom Campus of the NWU. She practised for about 13 years as medical social worker in, amongst others, 1 Military Hospital and the MediClinic Pretoria Heart and Kloof Hospitals.