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  1. Caregivers of children with diabetes mellitus: challenges of caring for and perceptions of consultations in a South African public sector context

    Caregivers of children with diabetes mellitus: challenges of caring for and perceptions of consultations in a South African public sector context

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Background: Understanding caregivers’ challenges in caring for children with diabetes mellitus (DM) and their perceptions of consultations with the multidisciplinary team (MDT) may be valuable in assisting in achieving control.
  2. Broadening Mental Health Services to Disadvantaged Communities in South Africa: Reflections on Establishing a Community Based Internship

    Broadening Mental Health Services to Disadvantaged Communities in South Africa: Reflections on Establishing a Community Based Internship

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The need to provide mental health services in disadvantaged communities remains a priority in South Africa. This paper illustrates how in consultation and partnership with the peri-urban community of Jamestown, a counselling psychology internship was established to provide a range...
  3. The Structure of Parental Bonding in South African Students

    The Structure of Parental Bonding in South African Students

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The Parental Bonding Instrument (PBI: Parker, Tupling & Brown, 1979) offers a practical way of conceptualizing parental experiences. In the present study, PBI scores of 522 students from a South African university were factor analyzed, yielding a three-factor structure for...
  4. Intimate Partner Violence and HIV Risk among Women in Primary Health Care Delivery Services in a South African Setting

    Intimate Partner Violence and HIV Risk among Women in Primary Health Care Delivery Services in a South African Setting

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The aim of the study is to investigate intimate partner violence (IPV) and HIV risk among antenatal care attendees at primary care health care facilities in a South African setting. A convenient sample of 984 pregnant women (mean age of...
  5. Follow-up of Mental Care Users by Nurses in the Primary Care Setting in South Africa

    Follow-up of Mental Care Users by Nurses in the Primary Care Setting 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 nurses' experience of follow-up and follow-through care of mental health care users in the primary care setting of South Africa. Thirty clinics were represented in...
  6. Nurses' Experience of the Early Identification of Depression in the Primary Care Setting of South Africa

    Nurses' Experience of the Early Identification of Depression in the Primary Care Setting of South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The objective of this study was to explore and describe nurses' experience of the early identification of depression in the primary care setting of South Africa. A total of 55 female nurses participated in the study (50=black; 5=white). Data were...
  7. Educational Psychology Theory and the Promotion of Dental Care for Children Aged Five to Six

    Educational Psychology Theory and the Promotion of Dental Care for Children Aged Five to Six

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The aim of this article is to illustrate the value of educational psychology theory in developing an age-appropriate programme to prevent tooth decay. A theory-based approach was adopted for the programme development, and a questionnaire was used to ascertain the...
  8. Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy in Low Socioeconomic Status Community Sample

    Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy in Low Socioeconomic Status Community Sample

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study reports on antiretroviral treatment adherence in a KwaZulu-Natal sample with a follow-up period of 20 months. Participants were 498 predominatly Black females living with HIV and AIDS. Four-hundred and ninety-six of the participants (91.6%) were found to be...
  9. Psychological Distress and Associated Factors Among a Sample of Pregnant Women in South Africa

    Psychological Distress and Associated Factors Among a Sample of Pregnant Women in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    We sought to identify the prevalence of psychological distress and associated factors among pregnant women who were patients at antenatal primary care clinics in a South Africa district. A cross-sectional study using systematic sampling was conducted among 1497 pregnant women...
  10. Towards an Understanding of Nurturing and Restraining Relational Patterns in School Communities

    Towards an Understanding of Nurturing and Restraining Relational Patterns in School Communities

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study aimed to understand the nature of nurturing and restraining relationships in a school communiy. The inquiry entailed a single instrumental case study of a selected school community in a semi-urban context in South Africa. Participants were learners (n=720),...