Dr. Alexander Esterhuyzen, MB ChB, BSc Hons, MRC Psych, CCST, IAAP, ISST
is a Senior Jungian Analyst with the Independent Group of Analytical Psychologists in London
and a Member of the International Association of Analytical Psychologists. He is also a Sandplay
Therapist and Teaching member of the International Society for Sandplay Therapy (ISST).
Currently, he is President of ISST. He is a member of the Analytic section of the United Kingdom
Council for Psychotherapy. He has extensive clinical experience and has an International reputation
as an outstanding clinician, supervisor and trainer.
Originally he trained in Medicine and Psychiatry. Subsequently he specialised in in Psychoanalytic
Psychotherapy for individuals, couples and groups as well as systemic family therapy. He also trained
as a Jungian analyst and sandplay therapist in London. He was Honorary Senior Lecturer for the
University of London at St.George's Hospital in London for many years, teaching and supervising
multidisciplinary teams of psychologists, social workers, art therapists and also medical students,
doctors specialising in Psychiatry, Psychiatrists specialising in Psychotherapy. He has been Head of,
and Lead Clinician of, Psychotherapy Services in three major Mental Health Trusts in the United Kingdom.
He has providedpsychotherapy, taught and supervised on many International projects in Psychodynamic
Psychotherapy, Analytical Psychology and SandplayTherapy.