Articles by Author: Marie Poggenpoel

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  1. Street Children's Experiences of Aggression during Interaction with Police

    Street Children's Experiences of Aggression during Interaction with Police

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The research investigated street children's experiences of aggression during interaction with police. The participants were 16 black male street children (aged =13 to 18 years) residing in a temporary shelter in Hillbrow of Johannesburg. Data were collected through phenomenological individual...
  2. A Parent's Experience of the Couple Relationship After Child Bereavement in South Africa

    A Parent's Experience of the Couple Relationship After Child Bereavement in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The objective of this qualitative, exploratory, descriptive and contextual research was to explore and describe a parent's experience of the couple relationship after child bereavement in South Africa. Participants were nine parents as well as the researcher who lost children...
  3. Facilitation of Spatial Orientation Among Adolescents from a Disadvantaged Background

    Facilitation of Spatial Orientation Among Adolescents from a Disadvantaged Background

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study investigated structural and shape recognition in two to three dimensions by adolescents from a historically disadvantaged neighbourhood. Data on the spatial orientation of grade eight learners in a specific school were collected using specifically adjusted and developed tests...
  4. Experience of Women after a Spontaneous Abortion

    Experience of Women after a Spontaneous Abortion

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The objective of this research was to explore and describe the experience of women after a spontaneous abortion to facilitate the mental health of these women in future. The participants in this study were seven white South African (ages range...
  5. Teachers' Experience of Aggression in a Secondary School: Case study

    Teachers' Experience of Aggression in a Secondary School: Case study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study explored and described the experience of aggression on teachers by students in a secondary school. Participants were a purposive sample of 8 (males = 3, females = 5, language group= Afrikaans and English, range in years of experience...
  6. Experiences of Managers of Aggression in the Workplace

    Experiences of Managers of Aggression in the Workplace

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study explored and described the experiences of workplace aggression by managers in a northern South African district. Participants were seven managers from two medium sized companies. One of the companies was from the dairy industry and the other from...
  7. Perceptions of Violence and Crime as Aggression by Turkish—Islamic Families in Johannesburg

    Perceptions of Violence and Crime as Aggression by Turkish—Islamic Families in Johannesburg

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored perceptions of aggression of Turkish-Islamic families with adolescent children in a large South African city. Participants were from four Turkish families with adolescent children (father = 4, mothers = 4; children = 5). Data were collected via...
  8. Peer Aggression by Secondary School Learners in a South African School Setting: Effects of Race, Ethnicity, and Gender

    Peer Aggression by Secondary School Learners in a South African School Setting: Effects of Race, Ethnicity, and Gender

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study reports the experience of aggression by secondary school learners attending a South African school. There were 14 participants ranging in age from 16 to 19 years (Gender: 6 young women and 8 young men; Ethnicity: 7 Black; 3...
  9. The lived experiences of single mothers in Swaziland of their son's aggressive behaviour

    The lived experiences of single mothers in Swaziland of their son's aggressive behaviour

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study explored and described the lived experiences of single mothers and described guidelines for psychiatric nurses to facilitate the mental health of single mothers subjected to aggression by their adolescent sons. Participants were a purposive sample of 8 (single...
  10. Adolescent boys with obesity: The lived experiences

    Adolescent boys with obesity: The lived experiences

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored and described the lived experiences of adolescent boys who are obese. Participants were a purposive sample of nine boys between the ages of 13 and 18, six of them currently with obesity and with BMI levels at...