Articles by Author: Anthony L Pillay

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  1. Mauritian and South African Students' Views on Studying Psychology

    Mauritian and South African Students' Views on Studying Psychology

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study sought to examine students' views regarding their study of Psychology at a South African (SA) and Mauritian university, including their views on its relevance to their social contexts. A total of 254 students (males = 48, females =...
  2. Community Psychology Doctoral Theses: A South African University Case Study

    Community Psychology Doctoral Theses: A South African University Case Study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The present investigation analysed the Community Psychology doctoral thesis trends with respect to student demographics, thesis topics, research methodology, research participant demographics, rural/urban focus, community empowerment focus, and programme development and evaluation at one institution. Of the 51 students who...
  3. Career Development for Psychology Students through an Inpatient Mental Health Volunteer Programme

    Career Development for Psychology Students through an Inpatient Mental Health Volunteer Programme

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    We report on a volunteer programme for undergraduate psychology students, as a prospective career pathway into the inpatient mental health context. Data on motives for joining the programme, as well as their expectations and career plans were collected from 56...
  4. Are Rural Students from Historically Disadvantaged Communities Prepared for Psychology Studies at University?

    Are Rural Students from Historically Disadvantaged Communities Prepared for Psychology Studies at University?

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study investigated the self-perceived preparedness of students from a historically disadvantaged rural South African setting for psychology studies at a university. The study sample comprised 399 beginning students with a historically Black university (age M = 22.8 years, SD...
  5. Experiences of Clinical Psychologists Working in Public Health Service Facilities

    Experiences of Clinical Psychologists Working in Public Health Service Facilities

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    Through a mail survey, this study investigated the work experiences of Clinical Psychologists employed in South African public health service facilities (n = 95; mean age 37.0 years; females = 69.5%). We surveyed the psychologists on aspects of job satisfaction,...
  6. Continuing Education Needs and Related Variables Among Mental Health Professionals in South Africa

    Continuing Education Needs and Related Variables Among Mental Health Professionals in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study examined continuing education (CE) priorities among mental health professionals in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Participant informants were 102 (67.1%) of the 152 professionals enrolled for a mental health symposium event. The sample comprised 73.5% women, 59.8% psychologists and 52.9%...
  7. Assessing the criminal capacity of children: a challenge to the capacity of mental health professionals

    Assessing the criminal capacity of children: a challenge to the capacity of mental health professionals

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health
    With increasing numbers of juveniles accused of serious crimes international concern is growing around the procedural consequences for affected individuals within the context of the law and criminal justice. Issues of culpability in children and adolescents are often raised, with...
  8. Production of plantlets from tissue cultures of Lotononis, a southern African veld legume<sup>1</sup>

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of the Grassland Society of Southern Africa
    A simple procedure is described for the production of large numbers of rooted plantlets from callus cultures of Lotononis bainesii Baker. Highest frequency of shoots was obtained from somatic embryos formed in initiation cultures on Murashige & Skoog medium plus...
  9. Book Review

    Book Review

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
  10. Nitrification and the enumeration of marine nitrifying bacteria in a closed prawn-culture system

    Nitrification and the enumeration of marine nitrifying bacteria in a closed prawn-culture system

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Marine Science
    Nitrification in a closed prawn-culture system was well established and followed the classical oxidation sequence of ammonia via nitrite to nitrate. Ammonia levels were in the range 4,8–68,7 μg-at N·ℓ−1 nitrite 0,15–891 μg-at N·ℓ−1 and nitrate approached a maximum of...