Articles by Author: Michelle Mcculloch

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  1. Reflections on becoming a psychologist: Professional development experiences of students in a South African psychology graduate program

    Reflections on becoming a psychologist: Professional development experiences of students in a South African psychology graduate program

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study sought to describe student psychologists’ experiences of their professional preparation activities in which they used reflective journals. The students (n =7; female = 71%, black = 86%) were enrolled in a masters training program in the clinical and...
  2. The Criminal Liability of Child Soldiers: In Search of a Standard

    The Criminal Liability of Child Soldiers: In Search of a Standard

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    Despite the recent focus on the problem of the recruitment and use of child soldiers, there is still no clarity on the criminal liability of child soldiers who participate in conflict. In this article, we analyze the criminal liability of...
  3. Exploring the Factor Structure of the Proactive Coping Inventory: A Southern African Study

    Exploring the Factor Structure of the Proactive Coping Inventory: A Southern African Study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored the factor structure of the Proactive Coping Inventory (PCI) to determine whether its six-factor structure holds within the Southern African context. Data on proactive coping were collected from students attending three universities, one each in Botswana (n=88,...
  4. The Use of Hermeneutics in the Criminological Interpretation of Forensic Documents: A Case Study

    The Use of Hermeneutics in the Criminological Interpretation of Forensic Documents: A Case Study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored the use of hermeneutics to retrospectively construct a criminological assessment. The data are archival records on a convicted woman (Mrs B: not real name) for the murder of her husband. The data are analyzed using a Ricoeurian...
  5. ‘Before we were sleeping, now we are awake’: Preliminary evaluation of the <em>Stepping Stones</em> sexual health programme in The Gambia

    ‘Before we were sleeping, now we are awake’: Preliminary evaluation of the <em>Stepping Stones</em> sexual health programme in The Gambia

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Community-based behavioural interventions aimed at reducing risky sexual behaviour have yet to be shown to be effective in the developing world. Stepping Stones is a participatory STI/HIV prevention workshop programme based on empowerment techniques, which has been adapted to an...
  6. HIV and AIDS vulnerability in fishing communities in Mangochi district, Malawi

    HIV and AIDS vulnerability in fishing communities in Mangochi district, Malawi

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    The fisheries sector contributes significantly to Malawi's national economy and to the livelihoods of the poor as certain activities in the sector have relatively low barriers to entry. Various studies have shown that the fisheries sector suffers from high HIV...
  7. Short Notes

    Short Notes

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
  8. SHORT NOTES

    SHORT NOTES

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology