Dr Lanette

Dr Lanette Hattingh matriculated in 1970 from Oranje Meisieskool in Bloemfontein. After Grade 12 she attended the University of the Free State where she completed her B Soc Sc Nursing degree and her Honours in Psychology. She then continued her studies at RAU (Now known as UJ) where she finalized her PGHD and thereafter her B Ed and M Ed- Both passed Cum Laude. Dr Lanette Hattingh completed her D Ed in 1991. During these studies she received the Pieter van Zyl prize for the best student in the Faculty of Education. She also has a Certificate in Play Therapy, Creativity, Trauma Counselling, TEFL and has completed several courses in Aerobics, Jazz and Water therapy.

Dr Lanette Hattingh’s career spans with over 48 years of experience in the world of work:  Working as a Nurse, Personnel assistant, Trim gym instructor, Public relations officer, Psychometrist, Student assistant, Lecturer, Consultant, Psychologist, Trainer, Facilitator and Mentor. She was the MD of the PMG Thuso Centre and was also employed at PMG Education as an ‘Excellence trainer’ and Project manager of the ‘Career Orientation Programme’ and the ‘Eskom Winter School’ for Grade 12 learners. In her practice she specialises in learning problems, school readiness, study workshops and career and subject choices. She is also the founder of Brainwave and was the CEO of Brainwave Careers (NPC) and Brainwave Projects 653 for 10 year as well as a part time lecturer at UJ.

She is also a motivational speaker and author of several career related workbooks, for example Discover Your Career, Ignite Your Employability, for learners, as well as articles in newspapers and magazines and is the co-author of one of the bestselling motivational books – African Wisdom, 21 inspirational stories/life lessons. She just launched her latest book Pitkos for my Soul. She also has been a mentor to several honours and master’s students.

Lanette personal brand

I am a motivator, innovator and a healer. My purpose on earth is to teach and train people to become much more than they ever thought they could be. I value integrity, wisdom and passion and would love to leave a legacy behind that would
have made a difference in the lives of the flowers of Africa – our children.”

Dr Lanette Hattingh’s achievements of recognition include: The ROCCI Business Woman of the year in 2010, 2011, 2014, 2015 and 2018/19. She was awarded the 2017 Business of the Year Lifetime Achievement Award in Community Service.

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