Articles by Author: Maretha Visser

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  1. Emotional and behavioural barriers to learning and development in the inclusive education classrooms in South Africa: Developing a training programme for teachers

    Emotional and behavioural barriers to learning and development in the inclusive education classrooms in South Africa: Developing a training programme for teachers

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health
    Objective: The interaction between teachers, classroom strategies and learners experiencing emotional and behavioural barriers to learning and development in a system of inclusive education results in multiple dynamics on different levels. Many teachers in mainstream education lack training to deal...
  2. The emotional wellbeing of lay HIV counselling and testing counsellors

    The emotional wellbeing of lay HIV counselling and testing counsellors

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    The HIV testing, treatment and care programme of the South African public healthcare system depends on HIV counselling and testing (HCT) that is primarily delivered by lay counsellors. Lay counsellors are expected to educate clients about HIV/AIDS, advocate behaviour change,...
  3. An expressive art group intervention for sexually abused adolescent females

    An expressive art group intervention for sexually abused adolescent females

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health
    Objective: South Africa has a high prevalence of sexual abuse of children and adolescents. Among the numerous adverse consequences of sexual abuse is the difficulty survivors may experience in developing positive self-esteem and maintaining positive relationships. In a low resource...
  4. Parental HIV/AIDS and psychological health of younger children in South Africa

    Parental HIV/AIDS and psychological health of younger children in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health
    Objective: We examined several indicators of psychological health in a sample of orphans and vulnerable children (OVC) to determine if there were significant differences between those orphaned by AIDS and those orphaned by other causes, and if there were gender...
  5. Constructions of sexuality and HIV risk among young people in Venda, South Africa: implications for HIV prevention

    Constructions of sexuality and HIV risk among young people in Venda, South Africa: implications for HIV prevention

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    The study explored constructions of sexuality among young people of Venda in Limpopo, South Africa, and cultural practices that can be used to develop context-specific HIV prevention programmes. HIV prevention can be promoted by including some cultural practices in prevention...
  6. The Effects of Nitroacta (Urea formaldehyde) on the Survival and Growth of <em>Pinus elliottii</em>

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Forestry Journal
    A pot trial testing the effect of no nitrogen, one level of urea and three levels of urea formaldehyde (Nitroacta) on the survival and growth of Pinus elliottii Engelm. is described. Survival, shoot increment, root/shoot ratio and mycorrhizal infection were...
  7. Bookreviews

    Bookreviews

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
  8. Screening for DIMBOA (benzoxazinone) concentration among South African inbred maize lines and sorghum cultivars

    Screening for DIMBOA (benzoxazinone) concentration among South African inbred maize lines and sorghum cultivars

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Twenty-seven popular South African inbred maize lines, four commercial maize cultivars, two sweet corn cultivars and two grain sorghum cultivars were screened by means of a rapid, semi-quantitative method to determine DIMBOA concentration. Significant differences were found between inbred lines...