About Us

Smart Heart has been developed by Christine Kritzas, Counselling Psychologist, and Janet Bytheway, Clinical Psychologist, from their over 25 years experience of working with children and families. They both work in private practice in Dubai and Cape Town respectively, and have a special interest in working with children and families in distress.


Our Philosophy

  • Developing emotionally expressive children
  • Encouraging children to think for themselves & create solutions to their problems
  • Normalising issues for children
  • Facilitating mental & emotional health