I am Nokuthula Veronica Gumede a registered professional Social Worker. I have a BA (SW) BA (Hons ) and a Master's Degree in Community Work which I obtained from the University of Zululand. I have worked in the various levels of service delivery ie Social Worker, Supervisor Service office Manager, and Social Work Manager. Owethu Private Practice is located within Mahlabeni Park Centre opposite Jozini Mall. The key service areas that are rendered by the entity are child care and protection services, counseling, adoption, marital bereavement/grief, divorce, gender-based violence, substance abuse, suicide, trauma, stress abuse, family therapy, and adolescents/teens. The main objective of the practice is to build resilience within families.