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  1. Development of a Post-Modern Career Interest Questionnaire for South-African School Settings

    Development of a Post-Modern Career Interest Questionnaire for South-African School Settings

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study explored the potential value and viability of an interest narrative (questionnaire) in terms of its psychometric properties and by comparing it with a commonly administered (positivist) career interest questionnaire. Participants were 159 boys and 183 girls, mean ages...
  2. Results of a Citation Analysis of the Career Counselling Field from an African Perspective

    Results of a Citation Analysis of the Career Counselling Field from an African Perspective

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study examined research and trends in career counselling published in selected professional sources during the period 1980–2010. Citation analysis was used in this study to investigate documents which were indexed in the Web of Science related to career counselling...
  3. Efficacy of a Post-modern Group Career Assessment Intervention of Disadvantaged High School Learners

    Efficacy of a Post-modern Group Career Assessment Intervention of Disadvantaged High School Learners

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study used a post-modern group assessment procedure to explore career perceptions of 11 Grade 11 learners (6= males; 5= females; mean age = 17 years) from disadvantaged communities. A qualitative process of thematic content analysis was used to analyse...
  4. Career Counselling in the 21st Century: A Reaction Article

    Career Counselling in the 21st Century: A Reaction Article

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This article reviews the articles on career counselling in the special edition of the Journal of Psychology in Africa. A thematic analysis to the content of the articles was conducted and common themes extrapolated. The main themes were (a) the...
  5. Identifying and Dealing with the Adaptability Needs of an Unwed Pregnant Teenager

    Identifying and Dealing with the Adaptability Needs of an Unwed Pregnant Teenager

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This article describes a way of identifying and dealing with the adaptability needs of a pregnant teenager from a life design perspective. The participant was selected purposively from among a group of undergraduate students at an institution for unwed mothers...
  6. The Value of Life Design Counselling for an Adolescent who Stutters

    The Value of Life Design Counselling for an Adolescent who Stutters

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study reports the results of a life design approach case study with an adolescent with stuttering. A variety of postmodern techniques were used to engage the adolescent in life design conversations about a preferred and meaningful future. Post-intervention, the...
  7. Career Counselling: The Usefulness of the Career Interest Profile (CIP)

    Career Counselling: The Usefulness of the Career Interest Profile (CIP)

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study reports the findings from exploratory career counselling with Italian undergraduate university students using the Career Interest Profile (CIP). The participants (n = 178, females = 51.69%; mean age 22.28, SD = 1.59 years) received elective career counselling on...
  8. Life Design Career Counselling with an Abandoned Adolescent: A Case Study

    Life Design Career Counselling with an Abandoned Adolescent: A Case Study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This article describes the value of life design counselling with an abandoned adolescent female. The participant was selected purposively from among a group of abandoned adolescent females who had expressed a need for career counselling. The life intervention comprised two...
  9. Life design counselling effects on the career adaptability of learners in a selective independent school setting

    Life design counselling effects on the career adaptability of learners in a selective independent school setting

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This collective case study applied life design counselling to augment the career adaptability of learners in a South African independent school setting. Five purposively selected learners attending Grade 11 (age range: 16–18) completed eight group-based life design counselling sessions. Data...
  10. Career support needs of learners with historical disadvantage: an exploratory study

    Career support needs of learners with historical disadvantage: an exploratory study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored the career support needs of learners from a historically disadvantaged rural South African school setting. Participants were a convenience sample of 20 high school learners (females=60%; males=40%; age range 15–17 years; schools grades 9–10). They completed focus...