Our new School Counselor and Psychology teacher, Ansophie Niemand, was born and raised in Amanzimtoti, South Africa. She enrolled in the University of South Africa and received her degree in Health Sciences and Social Services with a specific focus on Psychological Counselling. Afterward, she completed her PGCE as she realized her passion lies with supporting students at school level. She believes all students have the ability to become successful on an academic and social-emotional level and endeavors to promote their opportunities to reach their goals. She has worked as a Classroom and Learning Support Teacher in both South Africa and China. She is also currently pursuing her BEd Honours Degree. Ansophie loves exploring new places, reading, spending time with her young son and socializing with family and friends. Welcome to the team, Ansophie!