Johan is an
open-minded, Afrikaans-speaking gentleman who appreciates the beautiful things
in life and has a passion for making a healing difference in ordinary people's
His motto in life is: "Live Consciously!" and he finds it sad that so many people die before they really lived their lives to the fullest!
After completing his theological training at The University of Pretoria in 2001 and 18 years in full-time ministry, he discovered the preciousness and depth of "silence". Currently, he guides many people in a contemplative spirituality as well on spiritual retreats. He qualified himself as a Spiritual Director and during his training his path crossed with Perspective Training College in Potchefstroom. Here he discovers the wonder of Multi-Level Neuro-Processing (MLNP) and the possibilities it holds. He specialized in Trauma, Anxiety & Addiction Counselling.
He has been married to his wife, Liesl, for the past 21 years and they have three children. Liesl is a full-time Minister in the Dutch Reformed Church. She focuses her PhD studies on the"Emotional Woundedness of the Primary School Child". Their own children are 17, 15 and 10 years, respectively.
He says: "Today I find my joy in helping ordinary people to relieve their stress and anxiety so that they can improve their quality of life."
Johan is affiliated with the ACRP and registered with the CPSC
as a Specialized Counselor. (Reg. 2019P00570)
Registered Specialist Religious Counsellor with the Council for Pastoral & Spiritual Councillors (CPSC 2019P00570)