Articles by Author: Kathleen Pajer

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  1. Mindfulness for adolescent chronic pain: a pilot feasibility study

    Mindfulness for adolescent chronic pain: a pilot feasibility study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health
    Objective: Chronic pain is common in paediatric populations and many patients do not respond to the currently available evidence-based treatments. Mindfulness-based interventions (MBIs) have a growing evidence-base in adults, but evidence is limited in youth with chronic pain.
  2. Community Psychology in Africa: Views From Across the Continent

    Community Psychology in Africa: Views From Across the Continent

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This article presents the findings of a descriptive survey conducted for the purposes of exploring whether and how community psychology has developed in the African region. In particular, the focus was on identifying whether and how community psychology has developed...
  3. Cultural and Religious Values: A Cross-Cultural Study In Austria, South Africa and Egypt

    Cultural and Religious Values: A Cross-Cultural Study In Austria, South Africa and Egypt

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This article compares religious values found on the basis of the lexical approach in three cultures. Lists of human values in Austria (German), South Africa (Northern Sotho) and Egypt (Arabic) were compiled. These terms were rated by 456, 400 and...
  4. The Psychometric Properties of an Emotional Intelligence Measure within Non-Professional Counsellors in South Africa

    The Psychometric Properties of an Emotional Intelligence Measure within Non-Professional Counsellors in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study examined the psychometric properties of the Emotional Intelligence Scale (SEIS) (Schutte et al., 1998) in a sample of non-professional counsellors in South Africa. The counsellors (N = 172) were employed within various counselling services, rehabilitation services, and trauma...
  5. Equitable language practices in large-scale assessment: Possibilities and limitations in South Africa

    Equitable language practices in large-scale assessment: Possibilities and limitations in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Linguistics and Applied Language Studies
    This article is based on an HSRC study conducted for the Western Cape Education Department in which 75 000 Grade 8 learners were assessed in mathematics and language in 2006. The country's multilingual education policy is currently misinterpreted to mean...
  6. Case Study: Narrative Of A Psychotherapeutic Treatment Of Dissociative Identity Disorder. In An Adolescent

    Case Study: Narrative Of A Psychotherapeutic Treatment Of Dissociative Identity Disorder. In An Adolescent

    Over the last three decades, significant developments have been made in the areas of dissociative disorders research and clinical practice. Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID) (formerly Multiple Personality Disorder) is generally regarded as the most controversial of the dissociative disorder diagnoses,...
  7. Editorial

    Editorial

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Anthropology Southern Africa
  8. Editorial

    Editorial

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Indo-Pacific Journal of Phenomenology