Articles by Author: Paul Fouch

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  1. Psychofortology of Women Undergoing Infertility Treatment

    Psychofortology of Women Undergoing Infertility Treatment

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored the coping and subjective well-being of women undergoing infertility treatment. Participants were 61 South African women attending a fertility clinic was selected by means of non- probability purposive sampling (mean age = 34.5). Data were gathered by...
  2. Helen Suzman: a psychobiographical — psychosocial developmental trajectory study

    Helen Suzman: a psychobiographical — psychosocial developmental trajectory study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The primary aim of this study was to describe Helen Suzman's (1917–2009) psychosocial developmental trajectory within her socio-historical context through the application of the stage based description of psychosocial development by Erikson. Two methodological strategies were used. Alexander's psychobiographical model...
  3. Fathering a Child with Autism Spectrum Disorder: An Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis

    Fathering a Child with Autism Spectrum Disorder: An Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Indo-Pacific Journal of Phenomenology
    Raising a child with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a stressful experience and has been associated with poor maternal mental health and increased maternal emotional distress. However, the experiences of fathers of children with ASD are largely unexplored and...
  4. Roald Dahl: A psychosexual developmental trajectory study illustrated within psychobiography

    Roald Dahl: A psychosexual developmental trajectory study illustrated within psychobiography

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study applies analytical psychobiography, particularly Freud's psychoanalytic apporoach, to the study of the psychosexual development of Roald Dahl (1916–1990), a renowned children's author, gentleman spy, connoisseur, and philanthropist of his time. Data sources for the analysis included primary and...
  5. The Dracula killer: A psychobiographical illustration of the Schahriar syndrome model for serial murder

    The Dracula killer: A psychobiographical illustration of the Schahriar syndrome model for serial murder

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This psychobiographical study of Richard Trenton Chase (1950–1980), a serial murderer, has the aim to uncover the psychic mechanisms characteristic of his functioning. The study included primary and secondary data sources. All materials collected and analysed, were published and publically...
  6. The spiritual wellness of Beyers Naudé: A psychobiographical study of a South African anti-apartheid theologian

    The spiritual wellness of Beyers Naudé: A psychobiographical study of a South African anti-apartheid theologian

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study explores and describes Beyers Naudé's (1915–2004) spiritual wellness across his lifespan. Naudé's life history was uncovered through the systematic collection and analyses of life history materials. Data were interpreted applying the Wheel of Wellness model (WoW) by Sweeney...
  7. The career development of Christiaan Neethling Barnard: A psychobiography

    The career development of Christiaan Neethling Barnard: A psychobiography

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study employs a psychobiographical case study to describe and interpret the career development of Christiaan Neethling Barnard, who performed the first human heart transplant. It interprets Barnard's life history according to the career development model of Greenhaus, Callanan and...
  8. Levinsonian Seasons in the Life of Steve Jobs: A Psychobiographical Case Study

    Levinsonian Seasons in the Life of Steve Jobs: A Psychobiographical Case Study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Indo-Pacific Journal of Phenomenology
    Steve Jobs (1955-2011) was not only a businessman renowned for his legacy of technological innovation and entrepreneurship. His life history indicates eras or seasons as prankster, hippie, family man, and cancer fighter. This psychobiographical case study entailed a psychosocial-historical analysis...
  9. Emily Hobhouse’s Psychosocial Developmental Trajectory as Anti-War Campaigner: A Levinsonian Psychobiography

    Emily Hobhouse’s Psychosocial Developmental Trajectory as Anti-War Campaigner: A Levinsonian Psychobiography

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Indo-Pacific Journal of Phenomenology
    The aim of this psychobiography was to uncover, reconstruct and illustrate significant trajectories of psychosocial development and historical events over the lifespan of Emily Hobhouse (1860-1926). The British-born Hobhouse later became an anti-war campaigner and social activist who exposed the...