Bachelor of Occupational Therapy

Sanél trained as an Occupational Therapist in South Africa in the early 1990’s and immigrated with her family to New Zealand in 2005. Here she worked as a Neuro Developmental Therapist within the New Zealand DHB system for 14 years until 2020 when she decided to branch out into another field of neuro-science that she loves.

Brainfit coaching became her new passion !
Sanél has been speaking at conferences, training online classes and also preaches at the church she and her husband,  AJ, leads in Papamoa (Tauranga).
AJ and Sanél have two adult daughters who are both involved with tertiary studies at present.

Contact Sanél for details of her next class:


Phone: +64 (0 )27 725 5195

What do Sanél’s class members say?

“Brilliant presenter! Sanél explains very well, well paced presentation. Such good knowledge and a great teacher”
– Cherie
“Friendly with a sense of humour, knowledgeable and encouraging”
– Stephen

Want to know more?

  • Understand how memory works for you
  • Gain confidence through knowing how to apply the important strategies
  • Become aware of the many ways you can use your new skills.
  • Gain some new friends in the group and with your Accredited Brainfit® Coach
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Phone: +64 (0) 27 725 5195