Articles by Author: Jc Madu

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  1. Levels of Social Support and Coping Strategies in Adult Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse

    Levels of Social Support and Coping Strategies in Adult Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study examined the effects of levels of social support and types of coping strategies on the psychological adjustment of adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse. Five hundred students from two universities in the Limpopo Province of South Africa participated...
  2. An Evaluation of an HIV/AIDS Prevention Program in a Nigerian Setting

    An Evaluation of an HIV/AIDS Prevention Program in a Nigerian Setting

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study examined the success of a group based behavioural intervention with Nigerian youths aimed at reducing the risk of contracting and spreading HIV/AIDS and other sexually transmitted illness (STI). Participants were 147 youths (males=75, females=72, age range 5 to...
  3. The Cross-Cultural Validity of the Child Sexual Abuse Myth Scale: A Preliminary Investigation

    The Cross-Cultural Validity of the Child Sexual Abuse Myth Scale: A Preliminary Investigation

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The cross-cultural validity of the Child Sexual Abuse Myth Scale was examined in samples of adolescents and young adults drawn from three countries: South Africa (n = 200), Korea (n = 200), and Sweden (n = 200). Participants completed the...
  4. THE PREVALENCE OF CHILD PSYCHOLOGICAL, PHYSICAL, EMOTIONAL, AND RITUALISTIC ABUSE AMONG HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS IN THE NORTHERN PROVINCE, SOUTH AFRICA

    THE PREVALENCE OF CHILD PSYCHOLOGICAL, PHYSICAL, EMOTIONAL, AND RITUALISTIC ABUSE AMONG HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS IN THE NORTHERN PROVINCE, SOUTH AFRICA

    Objective: This is an investigation into the prevalence of child psychological, physical, emotional, and ritualistic abuse among high school students in the Northern Province of South Africa.
  5. CORRELATES FOR PSYCHOLOGICAL, PHYSICAL, EMOTIONAL AND RITUALISTIC FORMS OF CHILD ABUSE AMONG HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS IN THE NORTHERN PROVINCE, SOUTH AFRICA

    CORRELATES FOR PSYCHOLOGICAL, PHYSICAL, EMOTIONAL AND RITUALISTIC FORMS OF CHILD ABUSE AMONG HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS IN THE NORTHERN PROVINCE, SOUTH AFRICA

    Objective: This is an investigation into the correlates for child psychological, physical, emotional, and ritualistic abuse among high school students in the Northern Province of South Africa.
  6. THE PREVALENCE OF CHILD ABUSE AMONG UNIVERSITY STUDENTS (Brief Report)

    THE PREVALENCE OF CHILD ABUSE AMONG UNIVERSITY STUDENTS (Brief Report)

    This is an investigation into the prevalence of child psychological, physical, emotional, and ritualistic abuse among a sample of university students. A retrospective self-rating questionnaire was completed by 722 University of the North undergraduate students (South Africa) in a classroom...
  7. Heavy metal concentrations in, and human health risk assessment of, three commercially valuable fish species in the lower Niger River, Nigeria

    Heavy metal concentrations in, and human health risk assessment of, three commercially valuable fish species in the lower Niger River, Nigeria

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Aquatic Science
    The concentrations of Fe, Mn, Ni, Pb and V in water, sediment and the gill, liver and muscle tissues of Synodontis resupinatus, Heterotis niloticus and Clarias gariepinus, all commercially important fish species of the lower Niger River, were investigated in...