Dr Hannetjie van Zyl-Edeling’s formal qualifications include: B.Sc. Dietetics (Cum Laude – UP – 1972), Dip. Hosp. Dietetics (UP – 1973), Psych. Hons. (Cum Laude – RAU – 1987), M. Psych. (UNISA – 1989), and D. Litt et Phil (RAU – 1994). Other fields of study include NLP, esoteric healing, hypnosis and astrology.
She is in private practice in Johannesburg and is registered with the HPCSA as a counselling psychologist (PS0030066). In addition she holds workshops and appears in the media on topics such as preventive nutrition, stress, eating disorders, ethics, spiritual living and positive ageing. She loves gardening, jazz, photography, painting and travel. She is happily married and lives and works in Houghton, Johannesburg.